The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 13 4
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL 31 9 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 32.98% 9.57% 23.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.49% 20.00% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 33
Average daily rate
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£225 £373 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.59% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £346 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £379 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-29.68% +16.36%
SQL
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53 45 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 56.38% 47.87% 64.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 6 88
Average daily rate £308 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £372 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £12.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Belfast region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 22 (51.16%) Oracle
2 16 (37.21%) Finance
2 16 (37.21%) Web Services
3 15 (34.88%) UNIX
4 13 (30.23%) Banking
5 10 (23.26%) Shell Script
5 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
6 9 (20.93%) Java
6 9 (20.93%) Linux
6 9 (20.93%) XSL
6 9 (20.93%) Actimize
7 8 (18.60%) Cognos
7 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
8 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
8 7 (16.28%) Project Management
9 6 (13.95%) IBM Notes
9 6 (13.95%) Lotus
9 6 (13.95%) ITIL
9 6 (13.95%) IIS
10 5 (11.63%) Release Management
10 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
10 5 (11.63%) Windows
10 5 (11.63%) XML
10 5 (11.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (11.63%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (11.63%) Intranet
10 5 (11.63%) Internet
10 5 (11.63%) Extranet
10 5 (11.63%) Investment Banking
10 5 (11.63%) Oracle EBS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.95%) IBM Notes
2 6 (13.95%) IIS
3 5 (11.63%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (6.98%) Xceptor
5 2 (4.65%) SAS
6 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.33%) Apache
6 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (9.30%) assyst
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (6.98%) Markit EDM
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (4.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Intranet
1 5 (11.63%) Internet
1 5 (11.63%) Extranet
2 3 (6.98%) FTP
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (2.33%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) MGCP
3 1 (2.33%) H.323
3 1 (2.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
3 4 (9.30%) DB2
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (6.98%) DB2 UDB
4 3 (6.98%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.65%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 16 (37.21%) Finance
2 13 (30.23%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.65%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.33%) Local Government
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.33%) Law
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Support Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Web Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Web Support Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Data Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Ab Initio Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.65%) DBA
8 2 (4.65%) SQL DBA
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.33%) C++/Java Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Payroll Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) Assistant Project Manager
9 1 (2.33%) Escalation Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Production Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) Web Services
2 9 (20.93%) XSL
3 5 (11.63%) XML
4 3 (6.98%) .NET
4 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.98%) JMS
5 2 (4.65%) COM
5 2 (4.65%) CSS
5 2 (4.65%) HTML
5 2 (4.65%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (2.33%) LINQ
6 1 (2.33%) WCF
6 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.33%) jQuery
6 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.33%) CSS3
6 1 (2.33%) HTML5
6 1 (2.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (9.30%) Replication
3 3 (6.98%) Derivative
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.98%) Fixed Income
3 3 (6.98%) Equities
4 2 (4.65%) SWIFT
4 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Statistics
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) UNIX
2 9 (20.93%) Linux
3 5 (11.63%) Windows
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.65%) AIX
4 2 (4.65%) Solaris
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) Project Management
2 6 (13.95%) ITIL
3 5 (11.63%) Release Management
4 4 (9.30%) OO
4 4 (9.30%) ETL
5 3 (6.98%) Data Mapping
5 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.98%) SDLC
5 3 (6.98%) Machine Learning
5 3 (6.98%) Statistical Modelling
5 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.98%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.65%) MVC
6 2 (4.65%) Service Management
6 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.65%) Data Management
6 2 (4.65%) CRM
6 2 (4.65%) Data Governance
6 2 (4.65%) Parallel Processing
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) Shell Script
2 9 (20.93%) Java
3 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.98%) ActionScript 2.0
4 3 (6.98%) ActionScript
4 3 (6.98%) C#
4 3 (6.98%) MATLAB
5 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.65%) Korn
6 1 (2.33%) C++
6 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
1 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.33%) PMP
1 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.33%) CCIE
1 1 (2.33%) CCNA
1 1 (2.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Control-M
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Oracle
2 9 (20.93%) Actimize
3 8 (18.60%) Cognos
3 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.95%) Lotus
5 4 (9.30%) Ab Initio
6 2 (4.65%) SAP
6 2 (4.65%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.33%) Tableau
7 1 (2.33%) Sybase
7 1 (2.33%) Nortel
7 1 (2.33%) Avaya
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco
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