The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 61 58 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.04% 12.83% 9.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.15% 26.24% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 39 33
Median daily rate £350 £350 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £46.25 £8.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+428.57% -75.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -28.00%
SQL
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
184 221 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 51.40% 48.89% 49.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 171 147
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £274 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £9.00 £36.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SQL.

1 55 (52.88%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (28.85%) Oracle
3 29 (27.88%) JavaScript
3 29 (27.88%) .NET
4 28 (26.92%) SQL Server
5 26 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 24 (23.08%) Windows
7 23 (22.12%) C#
8 21 (20.19%) PL/SQL
9 20 (19.23%) HTML
9 20 (19.23%) Java
10 19 (18.27%) T-SQL
11 18 (17.31%) Open Source
12 16 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (15.38%) JIRA
12 16 (15.38%) jQuery
12 16 (15.38%) XML
12 16 (15.38%) SOA
13 15 (14.42%) MVC
13 15 (14.42%) Scrum
13 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
13 15 (14.42%) Linux
13 15 (14.42%) Unix
13 15 (14.42%) REST
14 14 (13.46%) Git (software)
15 13 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (12.50%) Web Services
15 13 (12.50%) ITIL
15 13 (12.50%) CSS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 7 (6.73%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (4.81%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.92%) IIS
3 2 (1.92%) JBoss
3 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (5.77%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (3.85%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.96%) GitHub
1 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.58%) Firewall
2 10 (9.62%) DNS
2 10 (9.62%) SAN
3 4 (3.85%) SSL
4 2 (1.92%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.92%) VPN
4 2 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.96%) DHCP
5 1 (0.96%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.96%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 13 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (11.54%) MongoDB
5 9 (8.65%) Data Mining
5 9 (8.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (7.69%) Oracle Database
7 6 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (4.81%) QlikView
9 4 (3.85%) MySQL
9 4 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (3.85%) Power BI
9 4 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
9 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.92%) Big Data
10 2 (1.92%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (15.38%) JIRA
2 14 (13.46%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.65%) Jenkins
4 8 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 7 (6.73%) Maven
6 4 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (3.85%) Gerrit
6 4 (3.85%) IntelliJ
6 4 (3.85%) JUnit
6 4 (3.85%) Mercurial
6 4 (3.85%) Mockito
6 4 (3.85%) TestDirector
6 4 (3.85%) WebStorm
7 3 (2.88%) Ant
7 3 (2.88%) Selenium
7 3 (2.88%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.92%) NUnit
8 2 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.92%) Subversion
8 2 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (8.65%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (2.88%) Banking
4 2 (1.92%) Advertising
4 2 (1.92%) Retail
5 1 (0.96%) Electronics
5 1 (0.96%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 54 (51.92%) Developer
2 20 (19.23%) .NET Developer
3 18 (17.31%) SQL Developer
4 16 (15.38%) Administrator
5 10 (9.62%) Analyst
5 10 (9.62%) Java Developer
6 9 (8.65%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 8 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.73%) Test Analyst
9 6 (5.77%) Architect
9 6 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (5.77%) Linux Administrator
10 5 (4.81%) Agile Developer
10 5 (4.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (4.81%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (4.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.81%) Unix Administrator
10 5 (4.81%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (27.88%) .NET
2 26 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 20 (19.23%) HTML
4 16 (15.38%) jQuery
4 16 (15.38%) XML
5 15 (14.42%) REST
6 13 (12.50%) CSS
6 13 (12.50%) HTML5
6 13 (12.50%) Web Services
7 12 (11.54%) .NET Framework
8 11 (10.58%) Spring
9 10 (9.62%) AngularJS
10 8 (7.69%) SOAP
11 7 (6.73%) RESTful
12 6 (5.77%) JSON
12 6 (5.77%) Node.js
12 6 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (5.77%) WCF
13 5 (4.81%) CSS3
13 5 (4.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.81%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.81%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.81%) iPad
3 4 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.92%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.92%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.92%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.96%) Biology
5 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.96%) Informatics
5 1 (0.96%) Life Science
5 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.08%) Windows
2 15 (14.42%) Linux
2 15 (14.42%) Unix
3 11 (10.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (10.58%) Solaris
4 1 (0.96%) CentOS
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (52.88%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (17.31%) Open Source
3 16 (15.38%) SOA
4 15 (14.42%) MVC
4 15 (14.42%) Scrum
5 13 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (12.50%) ITIL
5 13 (12.50%) OO
6 12 (11.54%) TDD
7 11 (10.58%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (9.62%) Change Control
8 10 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (9.62%) High Availability
8 10 (9.62%) Load Balancing
8 10 (9.62%) Virtual Environments
9 9 (8.65%) Configuration Management
9 9 (8.65%) Incident Management
10 8 (7.69%) Automated Testing
10 8 (7.69%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.88%) JavaScript
2 23 (22.12%) C#
3 21 (20.19%) PL/SQL
4 20 (19.23%) Java
5 19 (18.27%) T-SQL
6 11 (10.58%) Shell Script
7 10 (9.62%) Python
8 7 (6.73%) Groovy
9 6 (5.77%) Perl
10 4 (3.85%) Scala
10 4 (3.85%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.92%) C
12 1 (0.96%) C++
12 1 (0.96%) Delphi
12 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.96%) VB
12 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.96%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (10.58%) Degree
2 8 (7.69%) ISEB
3 4 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.88%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (2.88%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.96%) MCSA
5 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.96%) PhD
5 1 (0.96%) VCP5
5 1 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (10.58%) iptables
2 9 (8.65%) Postfix
2 9 (8.65%) Sendmail
2 9 (8.65%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (8.65%) vSphere
3 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.96%) Docker
4 1 (0.96%) Firmware
4 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (10.58%) OSSEC
2 10 (9.62%) Nagios
2 10 (9.62%) Puppet
3 9 (8.65%) Cobbler
4 2 (1.92%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 2 (1.92%) MOM
5 1 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.96%) SCCM
5 1 (0.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (28.85%) Oracle
2 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.58%) Red Hat
4 10 (9.62%) EMC
4 10 (9.62%) HP
4 10 (9.62%) LogRhythm
4 10 (9.62%) SolarWinds
4 10 (9.62%) Splunk
4 10 (9.62%) TippingPoint
5 9 (8.65%) ServiceNow
6 8 (7.69%) SAP
7 4 (3.85%) VMware
8 3 (2.88%) DevExpress
8 3 (2.88%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.96%) Dell
9 1 (0.96%) Facebook
9 1 (0.96%) Twitter
9 1 (0.96%) Unisys
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