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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL 139 87 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.51% 11.51% 13.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.37% 27.71% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 50 82
Average daily rate
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£325 £363 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +12.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £263 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £33.25 £26.40 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.94% -37.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.38 £26.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+3.30% -1.85%
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
372 314 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 44.18% 41.53% 46.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 139 181
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 61
Average hourly rate £48.75 £37.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -2.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £26.40 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +11 62 £325 +9.24% 57
Peterborough +6 38 £320 -12.62% 10
Huntingdon +1 6 £338 - 1
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 113 (49.34%) .NET
2 76 (33.19%) Microsoft
3 72 (31.44%) Oracle
4 62 (27.07%) C#
5 57 (24.89%) Visual Studio
6 54 (23.58%) Git (software)
7 53 (23.14%) Windows
8 52 (22.71%) .NET Framework
9 45 (19.65%) Java
10 42 (18.34%) SQL Server
10 42 (18.34%) Automated Testing
10 42 (18.34%) Team Foundation Server
11 40 (17.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 40 (17.47%) ASP.NET
11 40 (17.47%) UNIX
11 40 (17.47%) Linux
12 39 (17.03%) Perl
13 38 (16.59%) HTML
13 38 (16.59%) Continuous Integration
14 37 (16.16%) Maven
15 36 (15.72%) OO
15 36 (15.72%) Configuration Management
15 36 (15.72%) Release Management
15 36 (15.72%) TeamCity
15 36 (15.72%) SSDT
15 36 (15.72%) MSBuild
16 35 (15.28%) Red Gate
16 35 (15.28%) Automation Testing
17 33 (14.41%) Gradle
17 33 (14.41%) Artifactory

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 22 (9.61%) Tomcat
2 20 (8.73%) WebLogic
3 17 (7.42%) Apache
4 8 (3.49%) MS Exchange
5 6 (2.62%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.18%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.87%) Node.js
9 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.44%) Lync
9 1 (0.44%) Documentum
9 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.44%) Content Management Server
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) MS Office
1 1 (0.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.44%) SPSS
1 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.93%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (2.18%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.31%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (1.31%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (1.31%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (1.31%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 3 (1.31%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 3 (1.31%) Oracle AGIS
5 3 (1.31%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (1.31%) Oracle Manufacturing
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.44%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.18%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.31%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (1.31%) CloudFront
2 3 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.31%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.62%) DHCP
1 6 (2.62%) DNS
2 5 (2.18%) Internet
3 3 (1.31%) SAN
4 2 (0.87%) HTTP
4 2 (0.87%) Firewall
4 2 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.87%) SMTP
5 1 (0.44%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (18.34%) SQL Server
2 36 (15.72%) SSDT
3 21 (9.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (8.30%) MySQL
5 13 (5.68%) Oracle Database
6 11 (4.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (4.37%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (4.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (3.49%) DB2
8 8 (3.49%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (3.49%) DataStage
9 7 (3.06%) Relational Database
9 7 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (2.18%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.75%) Oracle Discoverer
11 4 (1.75%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.31%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 57 (24.89%) Visual Studio
2 54 (23.58%) Git (software)
3 42 (18.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 37 (16.16%) Maven
5 36 (15.72%) TeamCity
5 36 (15.72%) MSBuild
6 33 (14.41%) Octopus Deploy
6 33 (14.41%) NuGet
6 33 (14.41%) Gradle
6 33 (14.41%) Artifactory
7 13 (5.68%) JIRA
8 9 (3.93%) Selenium
9 8 (3.49%) Subversion
10 6 (2.62%) Jenkins
11 5 (2.18%) JMeter
11 5 (2.18%) NUnit
11 5 (2.18%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (1.75%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.75%) JUnit
13 3 (1.31%) CruiseControl
General
1 30 (13.10%) Finance
2 12 (5.24%) Manufacturing
3 8 (3.49%) Advertising
4 3 (1.31%) Back Office
4 3 (1.31%) General Ledger
5 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.44%) Automotive
6 1 (0.44%) Law
6 1 (0.44%) Games
6 1 (0.44%) Military
6 1 (0.44%) Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.44%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 95 (41.48%) Developer
2 36 (15.72%) .NET Developer
3 33 (14.41%) Release Engineer
3 33 (14.41%) Build Engineer
3 33 (14.41%) Build and Release Engineer
4 31 (13.54%) Analyst
5 20 (8.73%) C# Developer
6 18 (7.86%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (7.86%) Architect
6 18 (7.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (6.99%) Java Architect
8 14 (6.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (5.24%) Administrator
10 11 (4.80%) DBA
10 11 (4.80%) PHP Developer
11 10 (4.37%) SQL DBA
11 10 (4.37%) Programmer
12 9 (3.93%) Web Developer
13 8 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.49%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (49.34%) .NET
2 52 (22.71%) .NET Framework
3 40 (17.47%) ASP.NET
4 38 (16.59%) HTML
5 30 (13.10%) J2EE
6 29 (12.66%) CSS
7 27 (11.79%) J2SE
8 18 (7.86%) jQuery
9 16 (6.99%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (5.68%) WCF
11 12 (5.24%) Ajax
12 11 (4.80%) HTML5
13 9 (3.93%) Web Services
13 9 (3.93%) AngularJS
14 8 (3.49%) CGI
15 7 (3.06%) ADO.NET
15 7 (3.06%) CSS3
16 5 (2.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 5 (2.18%) XML
16 5 (2.18%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.80%) Clustering
2 9 (3.93%) Open Source
3 6 (2.62%) Kindle
3 6 (2.62%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.75%) Mathematics
4 4 (1.75%) Freedom of Information
4 4 (1.75%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.31%) NHS
5 3 (1.31%) PKI
5 3 (1.31%) Statistics
5 3 (1.31%) Wiki
6 2 (0.87%) Data Conversion
6 2 (0.87%) GIS
6 2 (0.87%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.44%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.44%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.44%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 53 (23.14%) Windows
2 40 (17.47%) UNIX
2 40 (17.47%) Linux
2 40 (17.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (9.61%) Solaris
4 20 (8.73%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.75%) Android
6 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.31%) CentOS
7 3 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.87%) Debian
9 1 (0.44%) Gentoo
9 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.44%) AIX
9 1 (0.44%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (18.34%) Automated Testing
2 38 (16.59%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (15.72%) Release Management
3 36 (15.72%) OO
3 36 (15.72%) Configuration Management
4 35 (15.28%) Automation Testing
5 30 (13.10%) MVC
6 28 (12.23%) UML
7 27 (11.79%) Multithreading
8 24 (10.48%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (10.04%) Scrum
10 22 (9.61%) Unit Testing
11 18 (7.86%) Migration
12 13 (5.68%) OOP
12 13 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (5.24%) TDD
13 12 (5.24%) Load Balancing
14 10 (4.37%) Enterprise Architecture
14 10 (4.37%) OOA/OOD
14 10 (4.37%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 62 (27.07%) C#
2 45 (19.65%) Java
3 39 (17.03%) Perl
4 32 (13.97%) JavaScript
5 20 (8.73%) PL/SQL
6 14 (6.11%) T-SQL
7 13 (5.68%) PHP
8 7 (3.06%) Tcl
9 6 (2.62%) Korn
10 5 (2.18%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.18%) PHP5
10 5 (2.18%) Ruby
11 4 (1.75%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.75%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.31%) VB
12 3 (1.31%) C++
13 2 (0.87%) LINC
13 2 (0.87%) Python
13 2 (0.87%) R
14 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (6.99%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.80%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.93%) Degree
4 5 (2.18%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.31%) OCP
6 3 (1.31%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.31%) RHCE
7 2 (0.87%) MCITP
7 2 (0.87%) MCDBA
7 2 (0.87%) CCNA
7 2 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.44%) MCSE
8 1 (0.44%) ISEB
8 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.62%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.18%) QA
3 4 (1.75%) SLA
4 2 (0.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (3.49%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.62%) vSphere
3 3 (1.31%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.31%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.44%) XenApp
4 1 (0.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (2.18%) SCCM
2 4 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.31%) SCOM
3 3 (1.31%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.87%) OpenSSO
5 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 76 (33.19%) Microsoft
2 72 (31.44%) Oracle
3 35 (15.28%) Red Gate
4 21 (9.17%) Sun
5 18 (7.86%) Atlassian
6 11 (4.80%) VMware
7 9 (3.93%) Sybase
8 8 (3.49%) IBM
9 6 (2.62%) Unisys
9 6 (2.62%) EMC
10 5 (2.18%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.75%) SAP
12 3 (1.31%) HP
12 3 (1.31%) Cisco
12 3 (1.31%) F5
13 2 (0.87%) CheckPoint
13 2 (0.87%) Perforce
13 2 (0.87%) Citrix
13 2 (0.87%) NetApp
13 2 (0.87%) JBoss
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