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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 104 131 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.71% 16.15% 11.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.33% 35.89% 27.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 73 54
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£338 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £275 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £444 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £33.25 £26.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.29% +25.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £18.50 £15.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £48.25 £31.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.66%
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
395 365 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 48.29% 45.01% 41.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 228 141
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 32
Average hourly rate £38.50 £45.00 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.44% +14.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £27.90 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +2 68 £338 -5.06% 51
Peterborough -14 6 £355 +9.23% 13
Huntingdon -3 1 £420 +12.00% 4
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 52 (33.77%) SQL Server
2 43 (27.92%) Oracle
3 42 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 37 (24.03%) Java
5 32 (20.78%) .NET
6 30 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (17.53%) C#
7 27 (17.53%) XML
8 26 (16.88%) T-SQL
8 26 (16.88%) Microsoft
9 21 (13.64%) Windows
10 20 (12.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (12.34%) HTML
11 19 (12.34%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (11.69%) E-Commerce
13 17 (11.04%) Web Services
13 17 (11.04%) MVC
13 17 (11.04%) SQL Server 2008
14 16 (10.39%) WCF
14 16 (10.39%) Hadoop
14 16 (10.39%) MySQL
15 15 (9.74%) MS Excel
15 15 (9.74%) Finance
16 14 (9.09%) Scrum
16 14 (9.09%) Relational Database
17 13 (8.44%) WPF
17 13 (8.44%) VMware
17 13 (8.44%) .NET Framework
17 13 (8.44%) ASP.NET
18 12 (7.79%) Linux

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (6.49%) BizTalk Server
1 10 (6.49%) Apache Pig
2 9 (5.84%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.19%) IIS
4 6 (3.90%) MS Exchange
5 5 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.60%) Node.js
6 4 (2.60%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.95%) Apache
8 2 (1.30%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.65%) CMS
9 1 (0.65%) Confluence
9 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.65%) Mule
9 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.65%) JBoss
9 1 (0.65%) Documentum
9 1 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (9.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.25%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.25%) MS Office
3 2 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.60%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (2.60%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.95%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.65%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.95%) Google Analytics
1 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.30%) GitHub
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.90%) SAN
1 6 (3.90%) Firewall
2 5 (3.25%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (3.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (3.25%) DNS
2 5 (3.25%) DHCP
3 3 (1.95%) HTTP
3 3 (1.95%) LDAP
4 2 (1.30%) Internet
5 1 (0.65%) SMPP
5 1 (0.65%) Wireless
5 1 (0.65%) GSM
5 1 (0.65%) LAN
5 1 (0.65%) WAN
5 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (33.77%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (11.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (10.39%) Hadoop
4 16 (10.39%) MySQL
5 14 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 12 (7.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (7.14%) RDBMS
8 10 (6.49%) Apache Hive
9 7 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (3.90%) Data Mining
10 6 (3.90%) FileMaker
10 6 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (3.25%) MongoDB
11 5 (3.25%) NoSQL
11 5 (3.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (7.79%) JIRA
2 9 (5.84%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.19%) Maven
4 7 (4.55%) NUnit
4 7 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.55%) SoapUI
5 6 (3.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (2.60%) Ant
7 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.30%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.30%) Subversion
7 2 (1.30%) Selenium
7 2 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.65%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.65%) Rational Application Developer
8 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.65%) MSTest
8 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.65%) ReSharper
General
1 15 (9.74%) Finance
2 4 (2.60%) Banking
2 4 (2.60%) Retail
3 3 (1.95%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.30%) Marketing
5 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Law
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Advertising
5 1 (0.65%) Military
Job Titles
1 82 (53.25%) Developer
2 35 (22.73%) Analyst
3 17 (11.04%) Java Developer
4 14 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 13 (8.44%) Data Analyst
6 9 (5.84%) Hadoop Developer
7 8 (5.19%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 8 (5.19%) Senior Developer
7 8 (5.19%) DBA
8 7 (4.55%) SQL DBA
8 7 (4.55%) Test Engineer
9 6 (3.90%) Applications Developer
9 6 (3.90%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.90%) WPF Developer
10 5 (3.25%) Web Developer
10 5 (3.25%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.25%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.25%) Database Developer
11 4 (2.60%) Team Leader
11 4 (2.60%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (20.78%) .NET
2 27 (17.53%) XML
3 19 (12.34%) HTML
4 17 (11.04%) Web Services
5 16 (10.39%) WCF
6 13 (8.44%) WPF
6 13 (8.44%) .NET Framework
6 13 (8.44%) ASP.NET
7 11 (7.14%) SOAP
7 11 (7.14%) jQuery
8 10 (6.49%) Spring
9 8 (5.19%) CSS
9 8 (5.19%) Hibernate
10 6 (3.90%) Razor View Engine
10 6 (3.90%) Entity Framework
10 6 (3.90%) Ajax
11 5 (3.25%) Struts
11 5 (3.25%) JSP
12 4 (2.60%) JDBC
12 4 (2.60%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.90%) NHS
2 5 (3.25%) LIMS
2 5 (3.25%) CLARiiON
2 5 (3.25%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.25%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.30%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.30%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.30%) Biology
4 2 (1.30%) Life Science
4 2 (1.30%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.65%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.64%) Windows
2 12 (7.79%) Linux
3 5 (3.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (3.25%) Debian
3 5 (3.25%) UNIX
4 3 (1.95%) Fedora
5 2 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.65%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.65%) AIX
6 1 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (12.34%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (11.69%) E-Commerce
4 17 (11.04%) MVC
5 14 (9.09%) Scrum
6 12 (7.79%) ETL
7 9 (5.84%) ERP
7 9 (5.84%) Analytics
7 9 (5.84%) MapReduce
8 8 (5.19%) ITIL
8 8 (5.19%) Change Management
8 8 (5.19%) Multithreading
9 7 (4.55%) Software Testing
9 7 (4.55%) Load Testing
9 7 (4.55%) Project Management
9 7 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (4.55%) Data Analysis
10 6 (3.90%) TDD
10 6 (3.90%) Automated Testing
10 6 (3.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 42 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 37 (24.03%) Java
3 27 (17.53%) C#
4 26 (16.88%) T-SQL
5 11 (7.14%) C++
5 11 (7.14%) Python
6 10 (6.49%) PL/SQL
7 6 (3.90%) Pascal
7 6 (3.90%) Delphi
8 5 (3.25%) Perl
9 4 (2.60%) PHP
9 4 (2.60%) Groovy
10 3 (1.95%) C
11 1 (0.65%) VBScript
11 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.65%) VBA
11 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.65%) Ruby
11 1 (0.65%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (6.49%) Degree
2 9 (5.84%) ISEB
3 5 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.25%) ISEB Practitioner
3 5 (3.25%) CCNA
3 5 (3.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (1.95%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.30%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.30%) MCSE
6 1 (0.65%) MCSA
6 1 (0.65%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.65%) CISSP
6 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.65%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.65%) SLA
1 1 (0.65%) ISO 8583
1 1 (0.65%) QA
1 1 (0.65%) CDISC
System Software
1 12 (7.79%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.25%) vSphere
3 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.95%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.65%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.65%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 43 (27.92%) Oracle
2 26 (16.88%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.44%) VMware
4 10 (6.49%) HP
5 8 (5.19%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.55%) Dell
7 6 (3.90%) EMC
8 5 (3.25%) Cisco
8 5 (3.25%) CheckPoint
8 5 (3.25%) F5
9 4 (2.60%) 3PAR
9 4 (2.60%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (2.60%) Adobe
10 3 (1.95%) IBM
10 3 (1.95%) NetApp
10 3 (1.95%) JD Edwards
10 3 (1.95%) Google
11 1 (0.65%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.65%) Aruba
11 1 (0.65%) Apple
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