The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 129 111 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.45% 18.72% 17.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.05% 35.69% 39.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 56 76
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£375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £232 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 4
Average hourly rate £43.75 £47.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +183.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
SQL
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
368 311 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 46.94% 52.45% 44.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 128 167
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £700 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 43 49
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £14.20 £25.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.60 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -4 53 £375 -3.22% 39
Peterborough +7 48 £400 +33.33% 12
St Neots - - - -
Huntingdon - - - -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 81 (33.47%) Oracle
2 80 (33.06%) .NET
3 70 (28.93%) HTML
4 57 (23.55%) Linux
5 56 (23.14%) C#
6 45 (18.60%) JavaScript
7 43 (17.77%) SQL Server
8 41 (16.94%) Finance
9 40 (16.53%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (16.53%) Windows
10 36 (14.88%) ASP.NET
10 36 (14.88%) CSS
11 34 (14.05%) Python
11 34 (14.05%) MVC
12 33 (13.64%) Visual Studio
12 33 (13.64%) jQuery
13 32 (13.22%) Microsoft
14 30 (12.40%) UNIX
15 29 (11.98%) Perl
15 29 (11.98%) Scrum
16 28 (11.57%) OO
16 28 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
17 27 (11.16%) Unit Testing
17 27 (11.16%) Multithreading
17 27 (11.16%) PL/SQL
18 26 (10.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 25 (10.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 25 (10.33%) Java
20 23 (9.50%) .NET Framework
21 22 (9.09%) WCF

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 17 (7.02%) Apache
2 15 (6.20%) SharePoint
3 14 (5.79%) MS Exchange
3 14 (5.79%) Tomcat
4 13 (5.37%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.07%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.83%) nginx
10 2 (0.83%) Node.js
10 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.41%) Content Management Server
11 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.41%) SAS
11 1 (0.41%) IIS
11 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (4.13%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.89%) MS Office
3 5 (2.07%) Mingle
4 3 (1.24%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (2.07%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.24%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.83%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.41%) Agresso
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.72%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.41%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.41%) IaaS
4 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.44%) Internet
2 8 (3.31%) DNS
3 7 (2.89%) DHCP
4 6 (2.48%) Firewall
5 4 (1.65%) SAN
6 3 (1.24%) VPN
6 3 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (0.83%) SSH
7 2 (0.83%) HTTP
7 2 (0.83%) SMTP
7 2 (0.83%) LAN
7 2 (0.83%) WAN
7 2 (0.83%) Intranet
8 1 (0.41%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (17.77%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (10.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (7.85%) MySQL
4 19 (7.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (7.44%) Crystal Reports
6 17 (7.02%) Oracle Database
7 15 (6.20%) OLAP
8 13 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (4.55%) BusinessObjects XI
10 10 (4.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (4.13%) Relational Database
10 10 (4.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 10 (4.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (2.89%) Oracle OLAP
12 6 (2.48%) OLAP Cube
12 6 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 33 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 21 (8.68%) JIRA
3 14 (5.79%) Git (software)
4 10 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.65%) Maven
5 4 (1.65%) Subversion
6 3 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.24%) NUnit
6 3 (1.24%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.83%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.83%) NuGet
7 2 (0.83%) Gradle
7 2 (0.83%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.83%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.83%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.83%) Selenium
7 2 (0.83%) JMeter
7 2 (0.83%) Eclipse
General
1 41 (16.94%) Finance
2 6 (2.48%) Advertising
3 5 (2.07%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.07%) Back Office
3 5 (2.07%) Banking
4 4 (1.65%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.24%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.24%) Marketing
6 2 (0.83%) Games
7 1 (0.41%) Retail
7 1 (0.41%) Local Government
7 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 116 (47.93%) Developer
2 47 (19.42%) Analyst
3 42 (17.36%) .NET Developer
4 25 (10.33%) C# Developer
5 21 (8.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (8.68%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (6.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (5.79%) Business Analyst
7 14 (5.79%) DBA
7 14 (5.79%) Administrator
8 13 (5.37%) Consultant
9 12 (4.96%) Python Developer
9 12 (4.96%) PHP Developer
9 12 (4.96%) SQL DBA
10 11 (4.55%) Web Developer
11 9 (3.72%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (3.72%) Systems Analyst
11 9 (3.72%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (3.72%) Data Analyst
11 9 (3.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (33.06%) .NET
2 70 (28.93%) HTML
3 36 (14.88%) ASP.NET
3 36 (14.88%) CSS
4 33 (13.64%) jQuery
5 23 (9.50%) .NET Framework
6 22 (9.09%) WCF
7 18 (7.44%) XML
8 17 (7.02%) J2EE
8 17 (7.02%) HTML5
9 16 (6.61%) Web Services
10 14 (5.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (5.79%) J2SE
11 13 (5.37%) XHTML
12 11 (4.55%) Django
13 10 (4.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (4.13%) LAMP
14 9 (3.72%) Ajax
15 6 (2.48%) AngularJS
16 5 (2.07%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.96%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.96%) Client/Server
3 11 (4.55%) Clustering
4 9 (3.72%) Open Source
5 8 (3.31%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.89%) Streaming Media
6 7 (2.89%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.89%) User Experience
7 5 (2.07%) IPTV
8 4 (1.65%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.65%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.65%) Freedom of Information
8 4 (1.65%) Replication
8 4 (1.65%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.65%) NHS
9 3 (1.24%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.24%) CLARiiON
9 3 (1.24%) PKI
9 3 (1.24%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 57 (23.55%) Linux
2 40 (16.53%) Windows
3 30 (12.40%) UNIX
4 14 (5.79%) Oracle Linux
4 14 (5.79%) Solaris
5 8 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.24%) Debian
8 3 (1.24%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.41%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.41%) Gentoo
9 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (16.53%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (14.05%) MVC
3 29 (11.98%) Scrum
4 28 (11.57%) OO
5 27 (11.16%) Unit Testing
5 27 (11.16%) Multithreading
6 20 (8.26%) ETL
6 20 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (6.61%) UML
8 15 (6.20%) TDD
8 15 (6.20%) Business Analysis
9 14 (5.79%) Systems Analysis
9 14 (5.79%) E-Commerce
10 13 (5.37%) OOD
10 13 (5.37%) SOA
11 11 (4.55%) Change Management
12 10 (4.13%) Test Automation
12 10 (4.13%) Project Management
13 9 (3.72%) Validation
13 9 (3.72%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (23.14%) C#
2 45 (18.60%) JavaScript
3 34 (14.05%) Python
4 29 (11.98%) Perl
5 27 (11.16%) PL/SQL
6 25 (10.33%) Java
7 15 (6.20%) C
8 13 (5.37%) PHP
9 12 (4.96%) T-SQL
9 12 (4.96%) Tcl
10 11 (4.55%) VB
10 11 (4.55%) C++
11 6 (2.48%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.48%) Korn
12 5 (2.07%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.65%) Ruby
14 3 (1.24%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.24%) VBA
15 2 (0.83%) Scala
15 2 (0.83%) LINC
Qualifications
1 21 (8.68%) Degree
2 14 (5.79%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.72%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.48%) ISEB
5 5 (2.07%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.24%) CCNA
7 3 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.24%) MCITP
7 3 (1.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.83%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.41%) PMP
9 1 (0.41%) MCSE
9 1 (0.41%) MCSA
9 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.41%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.02%) QA
2 16 (6.61%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.24%) SLA
3 3 (1.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 11 (4.55%) Varnish
2 4 (1.65%) vSphere
3 3 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.65%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (1.65%) SCCM
1 4 (1.65%) Nagios
2 3 (1.24%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (0.83%) OpenSSO
3 2 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.41%) WSUS
4 1 (0.41%) Puppet
4 1 (0.41%) Graphite
Vendors
1 81 (33.47%) Oracle
2 32 (13.22%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.79%) VMware
3 14 (5.79%) Business Objects
3 14 (5.79%) Sun
4 13 (5.37%) Perforce
4 13 (5.37%) Atlassian
5 7 (2.89%) HP
6 6 (2.48%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.07%) Citrix
8 4 (1.65%) F5
8 4 (1.65%) Red Gate
8 4 (1.65%) Cisco
8 4 (1.65%) Unisys
8 4 (1.65%) McAfee
8 4 (1.65%) EMC
9 3 (1.24%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.24%) Clearswift
9 3 (1.24%) SAP
9 3 (1.24%) Sybase
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Rate: £neg
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £375 per day
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Rate: £250 - 325 per day
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Rate: 350 - 380
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