The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Hampshire / Winchester
Rank 14 11 11
Rank change year-on-year -3 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL 14 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 11.11% 12.89% 13.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.79% 37.31% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 11
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -2.02% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £24.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +65.62% -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 Winchester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Winchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 47 67 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 37.30% 34.54% 35.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 51 16
Median daily rate £435 £330 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.81% +13.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £390 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 12
Median hourly rate - £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
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 Winchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Winchester 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 Winchester

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Winchester

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Winchester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Winchester region with a requirement for SQL.

1 17 (70.83%) Linux
2 15 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 15 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 15 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
4 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (41.67%) Unix
5 10 (41.67%) Windows
6 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (33.33%) VMware
8 7 (29.17%) IBM
9 6 (25.00%) Oracle
9 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
9 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (25.00%) ZABBIX
9 6 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
9 6 (25.00%) Puppet
10 5 (20.83%) Neo4j
10 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (20.83%) Network Design
10 5 (20.83%) AIX
10 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
10 5 (20.83%) SMTP
10 5 (20.83%) DB2
10 5 (20.83%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester 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 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (20.83%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (16.67%) IIS
4 2 (8.33%) Apache
4 2 (8.33%) JBoss
4 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) SMTP
2 2 (8.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 5 (20.83%) DB2
4 5 (20.83%) IBM BigInsights
4 5 (20.83%) Neo4j
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
4 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (12.50%) MS Access
7 2 (8.33%) MySQL
7 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
8 1 (4.17%) Redis
8 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) DBA
2 5 (20.83%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 3 (12.50%) Access Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared DBA
5 2 (8.33%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Middleware Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Smart Metering Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Software QA Tester
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Web Tester
6 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
1 4 (16.67%) Ajax
1 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 4 (16.67%) CSS
1 4 (16.67%) HTML
1 4 (16.67%) jQuery
1 4 (16.67%) LINQ
1 4 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
1 4 (16.67%) WCF
1 4 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (8.33%) JAAS
2 2 (8.33%) Java EE
2 2 (8.33%) JMS
2 2 (8.33%) JMX
2 2 (8.33%) JNDI
3 1 (4.17%) J2EE
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Clustering
1 4 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.33%) HACMP
2 2 (8.33%) Smart Meter
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Linux
2 15 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (41.67%) Unix
3 10 (41.67%) Windows
4 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (20.83%) AIX
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Network Design
2 4 (16.67%) MVC
2 4 (16.67%) OOP
2 4 (16.67%) OWASP
2 4 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
2 4 (16.67%) Secure Coding
3 3 (12.50%) Analytics
3 3 (12.50%) Patch Management
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Service Design
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) C#
1 4 (16.67%) Java
1 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 3 (12.50%) VBA
3 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) RHCE
3 3 (12.50%) RHCSA
4 2 (8.33%) CISSP
5 1 (4.17%) ISEB
5 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
5 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Puppet
1 6 (25.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (8.33%) Data Guard
2 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (4.17%) Ambari
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (33.33%) VMware
4 7 (29.17%) IBM
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (12.50%) Dell
7 2 (8.33%) Arqiva
8 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
8 1 (4.17%) SAP