The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 9 10 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Contract jobs citing SQL 219 260 260
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 11.79% 11.92% 11.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.87% 35.37% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 189 161
Median daily rate £388 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -2.02% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 2 4
Median hourly rate £44.00 £29.90 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.15% -14.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £23.38 £32.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £36.42 £36.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +66.66% -20.00%  

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 628 735 838
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 33.80% 33.70% 38.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 494 433
Median daily rate £395 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 31 43
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% -2.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £22.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £47.65 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing SQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Hampshire

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Hampshire

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Hampshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Hampshire

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Hampshire

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Hampshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SQL in Hampshire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth +1 33 £450 +50.00% 13
Southampton +10 32 £313 -10.45% 33
Basingstoke -9 19 £427 +6.62% 10
Andover +2 15 £400 +14.28% 2
Winchester -4 14 £450 +28.57% 5
Hook -10 9 £350 +9.37%
Fareham -3 8 £325 +51.16% 12
Havant -3 6 £475 +16.92% 3
Farnborough -5 4 £600 +37.14% 8
Eastleigh - 1 £325 - 2
Ringwood - 1 - - 1
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 149 (37.16%) SQL Server
2 140 (34.91%) Microsoft
3 126 (31.42%) Oracle
4 121 (30.17%) Security Cleared
5 111 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
6 106 (26.43%) Windows
7 101 (25.19%) .NET
8 100 (24.94%) SC Cleared
9 98 (24.44%) Linux
10 91 (22.69%) C#
11 85 (21.20%) JavaScript
12 80 (19.95%) Business Intelligence
13 67 (16.71%) HTML
13 67 (16.71%) XML
14 62 (15.46%) CSS
14 62 (15.46%) Oracle Database
15 56 (13.97%) VMware
16 51 (12.72%) Java
16 51 (12.72%) ASP.NET
16 51 (12.72%) Team Foundation Server
17 50 (12.47%) MVC
18 49 (12.22%) MS Excel
19 48 (11.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 47 (11.72%) PL/SQL
20 47 (11.72%) Migration
21 43 (10.72%) Oracle Database 11g
22 42 (10.47%) jQuery
22 42 (10.47%) Ajax
22 42 (10.47%) Scrum
23 41 (10.22%) Windows Server 2008

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (8.98%) SharePoint
2 34 (8.48%) IIS
3 14 (3.49%) Skype for Business
4 10 (2.49%) Apache
4 10 (2.49%) MS Exchange
4 10 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (2.24%) JBoss
5 9 (2.24%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (2.24%) WebSphere
6 8 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (2.00%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.00%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.50%) K2 blackpearl
9 5 (1.25%) CMS
10 4 (1.00%) Anypoint
10 4 (1.00%) EPiServer
10 4 (1.00%) SAS
Applications
1 49 (12.22%) MS Excel
2 32 (7.98%) MS Office
3 8 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.00%) SPSS
5 3 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.75%) SPSS Modeler
6 2 (0.50%) MS Project
7 1 (0.25%) Stata
Business Applications
1 11 (2.74%) Adobe Campaign
1 11 (2.74%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (2.49%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.75%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.00%) PaaS
3 7 (1.75%) Boomi
3 7 (1.75%) SaaS
4 6 (1.50%) IaaS
4 6 (1.50%) Office 365
5 3 (0.75%) Google Play
5 3 (0.75%) Mailgun
6 1 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.25%) GitHub
6 1 (0.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.49%) DNS
2 12 (2.99%) Skype
3 11 (2.74%) Extranet
3 11 (2.74%) SAN
4 10 (2.49%) PuTTY
4 10 (2.49%) WinSCP
5 9 (2.24%) Firewall
5 9 (2.24%) Internet
5 9 (2.24%) IPsec
5 9 (2.24%) Wireshark
6 8 (2.00%) NAS
7 7 (1.75%) SMTP
8 6 (1.50%) DHCP
8 6 (1.50%) LAN
8 6 (1.50%) SNMP
9 5 (1.25%) DVB
9 5 (1.25%) Kerberos
9 5 (1.25%) LDAP
9 5 (1.25%) PBX
9 5 (1.25%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (37.16%) SQL Server
2 62 (15.46%) Oracle Database
3 48 (11.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (10.72%) Oracle Database 11g
5 38 (9.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 35 (8.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 34 (8.48%) PostgreSQL
8 32 (7.98%) Data Warehouse
9 28 (6.98%) Oracle BI EE
10 26 (6.48%) Oracle Database 10g
11 25 (6.23%) SQL Server 2012
12 24 (5.99%) MySQL
13 22 (5.49%) Relational Database
14 21 (5.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 20 (4.99%) Oracle Reports
15 20 (4.99%) SQL Server 2014
16 19 (4.74%) Oracle Database 12c
16 19 (4.74%) RDBMS
17 17 (4.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 16 (3.99%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 51 (12.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (7.73%) Git (software)
2 31 (7.73%) Oracle APEX
3 21 (5.24%) TeamCity
4 18 (4.49%) Visual Studio
5 17 (4.24%) Selenium
6 15 (3.74%) JIRA
6 15 (3.74%) Toad
7 14 (3.49%) Eclipse
8 12 (2.99%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (2.99%) SpecFlow
9 10 (2.49%) HP UFT
10 9 (2.24%) Jenkins
11 6 (1.50%) Subversion
11 6 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
12 5 (1.25%) Ant
12 5 (1.25%) Gradle
13 4 (1.00%) Moq
13 4 (1.00%) MSTest
13 4 (1.00%) SoapUI
General
1 37 (9.23%) Finance
2 29 (7.23%) Marketing
3 19 (4.74%) Manufacturing
4 18 (4.49%) Telecoms
5 15 (3.74%) Retail
6 8 (2.00%) Advertising
6 8 (2.00%) Electronics
7 5 (1.25%) Law
8 4 (1.00%) Back Office
8 4 (1.00%) Local Government
9 3 (0.75%) Publishing
10 2 (0.50%) Billing
10 2 (0.50%) Legal
10 2 (0.50%) Military
11 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.25%) Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 159 (39.65%) Developer
2 64 (15.96%) Analyst
3 47 (11.72%) .NET Developer
4 31 (7.73%) DBA
5 27 (6.73%) Consultant
6 26 (6.48%) SQL Developer
7 24 (5.99%) Software Developer
8 20 (4.99%) Oracle Developer
9 19 (4.74%) Architect
9 19 (4.74%) Microsoft Developer
10 17 (4.24%) Java Developer
10 17 (4.24%) Test Analyst
10 17 (4.24%) Tester
11 14 (3.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 14 (3.49%) Oracle DBA
12 13 (3.24%) Access Developer
12 13 (3.24%) SQL DBA
13 12 (2.99%) C# Developer
13 12 (2.99%) SSRS Developer
14 11 (2.74%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (25.19%) .NET
2 67 (16.71%) HTML
2 67 (16.71%) XML
3 62 (15.46%) CSS
4 51 (12.72%) ASP.NET
5 42 (10.47%) Ajax
5 42 (10.47%) jQuery
6 33 (8.23%) Web Services
7 31 (7.73%) WCF
8 19 (4.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 16 (3.99%) .NET Framework
10 14 (3.49%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (3.49%) LINQ
11 13 (3.24%) LINQ to SQL
11 13 (3.24%) REST
12 11 (2.74%) Middleware
13 10 (2.49%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (2.49%) Spring
14 9 (2.24%) HTML5
14 9 (2.24%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
1 21 (5.24%) Clustering
2 18 (4.49%) Computer Science
3 16 (3.99%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (3.74%) N-Tier
5 14 (3.49%) Replication
6 13 (3.24%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.00%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.75%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.75%) STB
8 7 (1.75%) User Experience
8 7 (1.75%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.25%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.25%) HACMP
10 4 (1.00%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.00%) Digital TV
10 4 (1.00%) PKI
10 4 (1.00%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.75%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 106 (26.43%) Windows
2 98 (24.44%) Linux
3 41 (10.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (9.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 36 (8.98%) Unix
6 35 (8.73%) Windows Server
7 30 (7.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (2.99%) Solaris
10 11 (2.74%) AIX
10 11 (2.74%) Android
10 11 (2.74%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.25%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (1.25%) Windows 7
12 4 (1.00%) CentOS
13 3 (0.75%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.50%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.25%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (19.95%) Business Intelligence
3 50 (12.47%) MVC
4 47 (11.72%) Migration
5 42 (10.47%) Scrum
6 31 (7.73%) ETL
7 29 (7.23%) Test Scripting
8 28 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (6.48%) Configuration Management
9 26 (6.48%) Data Modelling
10 25 (6.23%) Analytics
11 24 (5.99%) ITIL
12 20 (4.99%) DevOps
12 20 (4.99%) Web Development
13 19 (4.74%) Mentoring
13 19 (4.74%) Performance Tuning
14 18 (4.49%) OWASP
15 17 (4.24%) Project Management
15 17 (4.24%) SDLC
16 16 (3.99%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 91 (22.69%) C#
2 85 (21.20%) JavaScript
3 51 (12.72%) Java
4 47 (11.72%) PL/SQL
5 27 (6.73%) VBA
6 26 (6.48%) VB
7 23 (5.74%) Shell Script
8 22 (5.49%) PowerShell
8 22 (5.49%) VB.NET
9 21 (5.24%) T-SQL
10 18 (4.49%) F#
10 18 (4.49%) Perl
11 16 (3.99%) C++
12 13 (3.24%) C
13 11 (2.74%) PHP
14 10 (2.49%) TypeScript
15 9 (2.24%) Bash Shell
15 9 (2.24%) Python
16 4 (1.00%) Tcl
16 4 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 121 (30.17%) Security Cleared
2 100 (24.94%) SC Cleared
3 27 (6.73%) Degree
4 21 (5.24%) ISEB
5 17 (4.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 16 (3.99%) ISTQB
7 12 (2.99%) DV Cleared
8 10 (2.49%) CISSP
9 7 (1.75%) ISEB Practitioner
9 7 (1.75%) RHCE
9 7 (1.75%) RHCSA
10 4 (1.00%) GCIH
10 4 (1.00%) GIAC
10 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.50%) HND
11 2 (0.50%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.25%) MCITP
12 1 (0.25%) MCSA
12 1 (0.25%) MCSE
12 1 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.74%) QA
2 4 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (1.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.50%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.50%) HL7
3 2 (0.50%) PMO
4 1 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (9.48%) Active Directory
2 32 (7.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.24%) Oracle RAC
4 16 (3.99%) vSphere
5 12 (2.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 7 (1.75%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.00%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.75%) XenApp
9 3 (0.75%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.75%) XenServer
10 2 (0.50%) Docker
10 2 (0.50%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.25%) HDFS
11 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.25%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.25%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (3.74%) Puppet
2 11 (2.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 11 (2.74%) SCOM
3 10 (2.49%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (2.00%) Data Guard
4 8 (2.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 8 (2.00%) Netcool
4 8 (2.00%) Tivoli
5 7 (1.75%) ZABBIX
6 5 (1.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (1.25%) SCCM
6 5 (1.25%) SCDPM
7 4 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (1.00%) vRealize
7 4 (1.00%) WSUS
8 3 (0.75%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 140 (34.91%) Microsoft
2 126 (31.42%) Oracle
3 56 (13.97%) VMware
4 38 (9.48%) Red Hat
5 22 (5.49%) IBM
6 21 (5.24%) HP
7 16 (3.99%) Citrix
8 13 (3.24%) SAP
9 11 (2.74%) Adobe
10 10 (2.49%) Tableau
10 10 (2.49%) Telerik
11 9 (2.24%) Remedy
12 8 (2.00%) Veritas
13 7 (1.75%) Cisco
13 7 (1.75%) Dell
13 7 (1.75%) Intel Security
14 6 (1.50%) Informatica
15 5 (1.25%) ESRI
15 5 (1.25%) Google
15 5 (1.25%) Sonus
Fareham, Hampshire
LA International
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Hampshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £45 - £52 per hour
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
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Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
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Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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