The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 3 4 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Contract jobs citing SQL 34 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 21.25% 15.38% 15.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 57.63% 39.02% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 11
Median daily rate £450 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -2.02% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £38.05 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.26% +20.79%  
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 Portsmouth with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 59 41 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 36.88% 39.42% 32.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 28 18
Median daily rate £348 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.79% +12.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 4 7
Median hourly rate £43.50 £26.65 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.22% -31.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.64 £15.25 £37.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.67 £39.85
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 Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Portsmouth

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Portsmouth

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Portsmouth

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 26 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for SQL.

1 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
1 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
2 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (37.04%) Windows
3 20 (37.04%) Security Cleared
4 19 (35.19%) C#
5 18 (33.33%) .NET
5 18 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 17 (31.48%) XML
7 16 (29.63%) MVC
8 14 (25.93%) HTML
8 14 (25.93%) Linux
9 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 11 (20.37%) Visual Studio
10 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
11 10 (18.52%) CSS
11 10 (18.52%) Java
11 10 (18.52%) C++
11 10 (18.52%) Telerik
11 10 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (16.67%) Software Engineering
12 9 (16.67%) Scrum
12 9 (16.67%) MySQL
12 9 (16.67%) Web Services
12 9 (16.67%) Eclipse
13 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
13 8 (14.81%) Client/Server
13 8 (14.81%) Ajax
13 8 (14.81%) Skype for Business
13 8 (14.81%) Performance Tuning

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
1 8 (14.81%) Skype for Business
2 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.56%) Anypoint
3 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.70%) GlassFish
4 2 (3.70%) JBoss
4 2 (3.70%) MS Project Server
4 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Google Play
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) Skype
2 6 (11.11%) LAN
3 5 (9.26%) PBX
4 3 (5.56%) Bluetooth
5 2 (3.70%) DNS
5 2 (3.70%) LDAP
5 2 (3.70%) SNMP
6 1 (1.85%) SAN
6 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.67%) MySQL
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.41%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.70%) DB2
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Visual Studio
2 10 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 6 (11.11%) JIRA
5 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
6 3 (5.56%) Android Studio
6 3 (5.56%) Gradle
6 3 (5.56%) Subversion
7 2 (3.70%) JUnit
7 2 (3.70%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Marketing
2 3 (5.56%) Retail
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Advertising
4 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.85%) Local Government
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.81%) C++ Developer
4 7 (12.96%) C++/Java Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Software Developer
5 6 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Consultant
5 6 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.41%) CRM Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Android Developer
7 3 (5.56%) CRM Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Lync Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.33%) .NET
2 17 (31.48%) XML
3 14 (25.93%) HTML
4 10 (18.52%) CSS
5 9 (16.67%) Web Services
6 8 (14.81%) Ajax
7 7 (12.96%) MFC
7 7 (12.96%) XML Messaging
8 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET
8 6 (11.11%) WCF
9 5 (9.26%) jQuery
10 4 (7.41%) Kendo UI
11 3 (5.56%) ADO.NET
11 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (5.56%) RESTful
12 2 (3.70%) JSP
12 2 (3.70%) Middleware
12 2 (3.70%) Servlets
12 2 (3.70%) XSL
12 2 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Client/Server
2 6 (11.11%) Replication
3 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.56%) PKI
4 2 (3.70%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.85%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.04%) Windows
2 14 (25.93%) Linux
3 6 (11.11%) Android
3 6 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.70%) AIX
6 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.70%) Unix
6 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.63%) MVC
3 9 (16.67%) Scrum
3 9 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 8 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (14.81%) SDLC
5 7 (12.96%) Customer Requirements
5 7 (12.96%) Data Modelling
6 6 (11.11%) Android Development
6 6 (11.11%) Code Coverage
6 6 (11.11%) Complex Event Processing
6 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 6 (11.11%) Data Transformation
6 6 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (11.11%) iOS Development
6 6 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 6 (11.11%) Validation
6 6 (11.11%) Web Development
6 6 (11.11%) Wireframes
7 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) C#
2 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 10 (18.52%) C++
3 10 (18.52%) Java
4 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.70%) Python
5 2 (3.70%) Tcl
5 2 (3.70%) TypeScript
5 2 (3.70%) VB
6 1 (1.85%) C
6 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (37.04%) Security Cleared
2 18 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.41%) Degree
4 3 (5.56%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) SCOM
2 1 (1.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.52%) Telerik
3 7 (12.96%) Oracle
4 6 (11.11%) VMware
5 3 (5.56%) Adobe
5 3 (5.56%) Google
5 3 (5.56%) MuleSoft
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco
6 2 (3.70%) Citrix
7 1 (1.85%) IBM
7 1 (1.85%) Jaspersoft
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