Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 8 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 338 530 561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 9.48% 13.61% 12.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.87% 41.50% 34.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 331 353
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £231 £258 £263
90th Percentile £500 £475 £486
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 36 23
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.12 £40.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +9.59% +35.19%
10th Percentile £18.75 £30.63 £16.25
90th Percentile £51.34 £45.00 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £37.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year -32.43% +20.33% +23.00%

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1095 1277 1627
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 30.70% 32.79% 36.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 777 1003
Hampshire median daily rate £393 £365 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% - +4.29%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £500 £500 £485
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 81 87
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.06 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £21.87 £30.00 £14.00
90th Percentile £50.53 £58.75 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

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 6 months to 17 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +8 51 £317 -2.24% 27
Basingstoke -7 47 £375 +15.38% 6
Hook +21 42 £255 -20.31%
Portsmouth -9 35 £340 +5.43% 6
Fareham +3 24 £325 -4.41% 5
Winchester -16 11 £380 +9.35% 2
Farnborough -4 9 £413 -6.14% 4
Andover -3 8 £425 - 5
Havant -21 4 £450 +2.86% 1
Eastleigh -5 2 £425 +30.77%
Fleet -4 1 - -
Waterlooville - 1 £188 -
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 113 (33.43%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (31.07%) SQL Server
3 100 (29.59%) Oracle
4 85 (25.15%) Java
5 82 (24.26%) Linux
6 78 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 76 (22.49%) Windows
8 64 (18.93%) Web Services
8 64 (18.93%) Security Cleared
9 63 (18.64%) .NET
10 61 (18.05%) Unix
11 59 (17.46%) C#
12 54 (15.98%) JavaScript
13 47 (13.91%) XML
14 44 (13.02%) HP
15 43 (12.72%) Red Hat
16 41 (12.13%) ETL
17 39 (11.54%) Big Data
18 38 (11.24%) T-SQL
19 36 (10.65%) PL/SQL
19 36 (10.65%) HTML
19 36 (10.65%) VMware
19 36 (10.65%) Unit Testing
19 36 (10.65%) Oracle Database
19 36 (10.65%) Relational Database
20 35 (10.36%) Jenkins
20 35 (10.36%) MVC
21 34 (10.06%) SC Cleared
21 34 (10.06%) Team Foundation Server
22 33 (9.76%) Git (software)

SQL
Co-occurring 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 32 (9.47%) Apache
2 31 (9.17%) Apache Spark
3 25 (7.40%) Tomcat
4 20 (5.92%) SAS
5 14 (4.14%) SharePoint
6 13 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
6 13 (3.85%) GemFire
7 12 (3.55%) GlassFish
7 12 (3.55%) Liferay
7 12 (3.55%) WebLogic
8 9 (2.66%) JBoss
9 8 (2.37%) MS Exchange
10 7 (2.07%) IIS
11 6 (1.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (1.18%) ArcGIS
14 3 (0.89%) Confluence
14 3 (0.89%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (5.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.18%) Stata
3 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.48%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.18%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.30%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.10%) PaaS
2 20 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (3.85%) GitHub
4 13 (3.85%) IaaS
5 10 (2.96%) Office 365
6 8 (2.37%) SaaS
7 6 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.59%) Force.com
8 2 (0.59%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 2 (0.59%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.30%) Boomi
9 1 (0.30%) CloudSense
9 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.21%) Firewall
2 8 (2.37%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.07%) DNS
4 6 (1.78%) SAN
4 6 (1.78%) SMS
5 5 (1.48%) LAN
5 5 (1.48%) LDAP
5 5 (1.48%) Skype
5 5 (1.48%) WAN
6 4 (1.18%) Internet
6 4 (1.18%) Kerberos
6 4 (1.18%) PuTTY
6 4 (1.18%) WinSCP
7 3 (0.89%) HTTP
7 3 (0.89%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.89%) IMAP
7 3 (0.89%) SMTP
7 3 (0.89%) SSL
7 3 (0.89%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (31.07%) SQL Server
2 39 (11.54%) Big Data
3 36 (10.65%) Oracle Database
3 36 (10.65%) Relational Database
4 33 (9.76%) Hadoop
5 29 (8.58%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (7.99%) PostgreSQL
6 27 (7.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (7.69%) Apache Hive
7 26 (7.69%) HBase
8 25 (7.40%) RDBMS
9 24 (7.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 20 (5.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 18 (5.33%) MySQL
11 18 (5.33%) Oracle BI EE
11 18 (5.33%) Oracle Database 12c
12 14 (4.14%) Oracle Database 11g
12 14 (4.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 13 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 35 (10.36%) Jenkins
2 34 (10.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (9.76%) Git (software)
4 25 (7.40%) Visual Studio
5 22 (6.51%) Selenium
6 20 (5.92%) JUnit
7 18 (5.33%) JIRA
8 16 (4.73%) Gradle
9 14 (4.14%) Ant
10 13 (3.85%) IntelliJ
10 13 (3.85%) SoapUI
11 11 (3.25%) Cucumber
11 11 (3.25%) MSI
12 10 (2.96%) Eclipse
12 10 (2.96%) Maven
13 8 (2.37%) SpecFlow
14 7 (2.07%) Subversion
15 6 (1.78%) LoadRunner
15 6 (1.78%) Oracle APEX
15 6 (1.78%) Toad
General
1 28 (8.28%) Telecoms
2 22 (6.51%) Finance
3 19 (5.62%) Retail
4 9 (2.66%) Banking
5 8 (2.37%) Marketing
6 5 (1.48%) Publishing
7 4 (1.18%) Back Office
8 3 (0.89%) Military
9 2 (0.59%) Electronics
9 2 (0.59%) Local Government
9 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.30%) Billing
10 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 130 (38.46%) Developer
2 45 (13.31%) Analyst
3 34 (10.06%) Java Developer
4 27 (7.99%) .NET Developer
5 26 (7.69%) Administrator
6 22 (6.51%) DBA
7 16 (4.73%) Architect
8 15 (4.44%) Consultant
8 15 (4.44%) Software Developer
9 14 (4.14%) SQL DBA
10 13 (3.85%) Test Analyst
10 13 (3.85%) Test Engineer
11 12 (3.55%) Report Analyst
11 12 (3.55%) SQL Developer
12 11 (3.25%) Systems Developer
13 10 (2.96%) C# Developer
13 10 (2.96%) Hadoop Administrator
13 10 (2.96%) SAS Developer
13 10 (2.96%) Software Engineer
14 9 (2.66%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (18.93%) Web Services
2 63 (18.64%) .NET
3 47 (13.91%) XML
4 36 (10.65%) HTML
5 31 (9.17%) CSS
6 29 (8.58%) Middleware
7 26 (7.69%) RESTful
8 25 (7.40%) jQuery
8 25 (7.40%) Kafka
9 24 (7.10%) ASP.NET
10 20 (5.92%) J2EE
10 20 (5.92%) JSON
11 19 (5.62%) ASP.NET Web API
12 17 (5.03%) .NET Framework
12 17 (5.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (5.03%) Spring
13 16 (4.73%) Ajax
13 16 (4.73%) SOAP
14 15 (4.44%) Entity Framework
15 14 (4.14%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (5.03%) Replication
4 14 (4.14%) Linux Command Line
5 13 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.85%) Virtual Team
6 11 (3.25%) User Experience
7 8 (2.37%) Derivative
8 7 (2.07%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.18%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.18%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.18%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.89%) Smart Meter
10 3 (0.89%) Video on Demand
10 3 (0.89%) W3C
11 2 (0.59%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.59%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 82 (24.26%) Linux
2 76 (22.49%) Windows
3 61 (18.05%) Unix
4 25 (7.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (6.21%) Windows Server
6 17 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (3.85%) Windows Vista
8 12 (3.55%) Ubuntu
8 12 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.18%) Solaris
10 3 (0.89%) CentOS
10 3 (0.89%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.59%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.30%) AIX
12 1 (0.30%) Android
12 1 (0.30%) Debian
12 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (33.43%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (12.13%) ETL
3 36 (10.65%) Unit Testing
4 35 (10.36%) MVC
5 33 (9.76%) Scrum
6 32 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (9.17%) Test Automation
7 31 (9.17%) User Stories
8 29 (8.58%) TDD
9 26 (7.69%) Analytics
9 26 (7.69%) SDLC
10 25 (7.40%) Acceptance Criteria
10 25 (7.40%) Data Modelling
10 25 (7.40%) MapReduce
10 25 (7.40%) Performance Tuning
10 25 (7.40%) System Testing
11 23 (6.80%) Migration
12 21 (6.21%) Waterfall
13 19 (5.62%) DevOps
13 19 (5.62%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 85 (25.15%) Java
2 59 (17.46%) C#
3 54 (15.98%) JavaScript
4 38 (11.24%) T-SQL
5 36 (10.65%) PL/SQL
6 25 (7.40%) Python
7 20 (5.92%) PowerShell
8 17 (5.03%) Shell Script
9 11 (3.25%) C
9 11 (3.25%) F#
10 10 (2.96%) R
11 9 (2.66%) VBScript
12 8 (2.37%) VB.NET
13 7 (2.07%) C++
13 7 (2.07%) Perl
14 6 (1.78%) VB
14 6 (1.78%) VBA
15 5 (1.48%) TypeScript
16 4 (1.18%) ES6
17 3 (0.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 64 (18.93%) Security Cleared
2 34 (10.06%) SC Cleared
3 29 (8.58%) Degree
4 18 (5.33%) DV Cleared
5 10 (2.96%) ISEB
6 9 (2.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.07%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.78%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (1.18%) CISSP
9 4 (1.18%) MCITP
9 4 (1.18%) MCSA
9 4 (1.18%) Postgraduate
9 4 (1.18%) RHCE
9 4 (1.18%) RHCSA
10 3 (0.89%) MCSE
11 2 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (0.59%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.30%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.30%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.51%) QA
2 8 (2.37%) SLA
3 5 (1.48%) PMO
4 4 (1.18%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 31 (9.17%) Active Directory
2 25 (7.40%) HDFS
3 20 (5.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (3.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 12 (3.55%) Apache Flume
5 12 (3.55%) vSphere
6 9 (2.66%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.48%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (1.18%) Docker
10 3 (0.89%) KVM
10 3 (0.89%) Xen
11 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.30%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.30%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 17 (5.03%) Ambari
2 16 (4.73%) Control-M
3 14 (4.14%) Puppet
4 12 (3.55%) Hadoop YARN
5 10 (2.96%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (2.07%) Ansible
6 7 (2.07%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (2.07%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 5 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.48%) ZABBIX
8 4 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.89%) Grafana
9 3 (0.89%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.89%) logstash
9 3 (0.89%) Netcool
9 3 (0.89%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 3 (0.89%) SCCM
9 3 (0.89%) vRealize
10 2 (0.59%) SCSM
Vendors
1 100 (29.59%) Oracle
2 78 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 44 (13.02%) HP
4 43 (12.72%) Red Hat
5 36 (10.65%) VMware
6 25 (7.40%) IBM
7 16 (4.73%) McAfee
8 11 (3.25%) Lumension
9 9 (2.66%) SAP
10 8 (2.37%) Veeam
11 6 (1.78%) Cisco
11 6 (1.78%) Tableau
12 5 (1.48%) Telerik
13 4 (1.18%) Adobe
13 4 (1.18%) Citrix
13 4 (1.18%) ESRI
13 4 (1.18%) Motorola
13 4 (1.18%) Talend
14 3 (0.89%) CyberArk
14 3 (0.89%) RedGate