The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL 92 94 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.46% 11.85% 15.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.39% 24.61% 35.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 60 56
Median daily rate £363 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.85 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+42.23% -23.83%
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
284 382 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 47.73% 48.17% 44.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 255 198
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £36.70 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +7 63 £350 - 41
Peterborough +8 13 £400 +28.00% 10
Huntingdon -1 2 £135 -67.85% 2
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 68 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (28.07%) T-SQL
2 48 (28.07%) .NET
2 48 (28.07%) SQL Server
3 42 (24.56%) C#
4 36 (21.05%) Oracle
5 35 (20.47%) JavaScript
6 33 (19.30%) ASP.NET
7 32 (18.71%) Windows
8 31 (18.13%) Microsoft
9 28 (16.37%) Java
9 28 (16.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 27 (15.79%) XML
11 26 (15.20%) HTML
12 21 (12.28%) PL/SQL
12 21 (12.28%) jQuery
12 21 (12.28%) Open Source
13 20 (11.70%) REST
13 20 (11.70%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (11.70%) Web Services
13 20 (11.70%) MVC
13 20 (11.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 18 (10.53%) CSS
14 18 (10.53%) SOA
15 17 (9.94%) Visual Studio
15 17 (9.94%) ITIL
15 17 (9.94%) Unix
15 17 (9.94%) Finance
16 16 (9.36%) Scrum
16 16 (9.36%) Linux

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 9 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.92%) IIS
3 5 (2.92%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.34%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.17%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.58%) CMS
6 1 (0.58%) JBoss
6 1 (0.58%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.58%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.68%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (3.51%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (2.92%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.58%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.58%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.34%) GitHub
2 3 (1.75%) SaaS
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.43%) Firewall
1 11 (6.43%) SAN
2 10 (5.85%) DNS
3 4 (2.34%) SSL
4 2 (1.17%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.17%) VPN
4 2 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.58%) DHCP
5 1 (0.58%) Extranet
5 1 (0.58%) FTP
5 1 (0.58%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.58%) Intranet
5 1 (0.58%) Network Security
5 1 (0.58%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (28.07%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (11.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (9.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (7.60%) MongoDB
5 13 (7.60%) NoSQL
5 13 (7.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (5.85%) Data Mining
7 9 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (4.68%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (4.68%) Oracle Database
8 8 (4.68%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (4.09%) Relational Database
10 6 (3.51%) QlikView
11 5 (2.92%) Big Data
11 5 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (2.92%) Hadoop
11 5 (2.92%) MySQL
12 4 (2.34%) Apache Hive
12 4 (2.34%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 17 (9.94%) Visual Studio
2 15 (8.77%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.77%) JIRA
3 10 (5.85%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.68%) Maven
5 6 (3.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (3.51%) JUnit
5 6 (3.51%) Mercurial
5 6 (3.51%) Mockito
6 5 (2.92%) IntelliJ
6 5 (2.92%) WebStorm
7 4 (2.34%) Ant
7 4 (2.34%) Gerrit
7 4 (2.34%) NUnit
7 4 (2.34%) Selenium
7 4 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.34%) TestDirector
8 3 (1.75%) MSTest
8 3 (1.75%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 17 (9.94%) Finance
2 7 (4.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (2.92%) Advertising
4 4 (2.34%) Banking
5 3 (1.75%) Marketing
6 2 (1.17%) Electronics
6 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.17%) Retail
7 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.58%) Automotive
7 1 (0.58%) Law
7 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 89 (52.05%) Developer
2 32 (18.71%) .NET Developer
3 22 (12.87%) Administrator
4 21 (12.28%) Analyst
4 21 (12.28%) SQL Developer
5 18 (10.53%) C# Developer
6 16 (9.36%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (8.77%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (7.60%) Java Developer
9 12 (7.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 10 (5.85%) Architect
11 9 (5.26%) Senior Developer
11 9 (5.26%) SSIS Developer
12 8 (4.68%) JavaScript Developer
12 8 (4.68%) SSAS Developer
12 8 (4.68%) Test Analyst
13 7 (4.09%) Analyst Programmer
13 7 (4.09%) Programmer
14 6 (3.51%) Senior Programmer
14 6 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (28.07%) .NET
2 33 (19.30%) ASP.NET
3 27 (15.79%) XML
4 26 (15.20%) HTML
5 21 (12.28%) jQuery
6 20 (11.70%) REST
6 20 (11.70%) Web Services
7 18 (10.53%) CSS
8 15 (8.77%) .NET Framework
8 15 (8.77%) HTML5
9 13 (7.60%) AngularJS
10 12 (7.02%) Spring
11 11 (6.43%) SOAP
12 8 (4.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (4.68%) JSON
12 8 (4.68%) WCF
13 7 (4.09%) WPF
14 6 (3.51%) Java EE
14 6 (3.51%) JPA
14 6 (3.51%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.92%) Data Centre
3 5 (2.92%) iPad
4 4 (2.34%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.34%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.34%) User Experience
5 3 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.17%) Biology
6 2 (1.17%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.17%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.17%) Informatics
6 2 (1.17%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.17%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.58%) Clustering
7 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.58%) NHS
7 1 (0.58%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.71%) Windows
2 17 (9.94%) Unix
3 16 (9.36%) Linux
4 11 (6.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (6.43%) Solaris
5 2 (1.17%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.17%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.58%) AIX
6 1 (0.58%) CentOS
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (12.28%) Open Source
3 20 (11.70%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (11.70%) MVC
4 18 (10.53%) SOA
5 17 (9.94%) ITIL
6 16 (9.36%) OO
6 16 (9.36%) Scrum
7 14 (8.19%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (8.19%) TDD
8 13 (7.60%) SDLC
9 11 (6.43%) CRM
9 11 (6.43%) High Availability
9 11 (6.43%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (6.43%) UML
10 10 (5.85%) Change Control
10 10 (5.85%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (5.85%) E-Commerce
10 10 (5.85%) ERP
10 10 (5.85%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 48 (28.07%) T-SQL
2 42 (24.56%) C#
3 35 (20.47%) JavaScript
4 28 (16.37%) Java
5 21 (12.28%) PL/SQL
6 11 (6.43%) Shell Script
7 10 (5.85%) Python
8 8 (4.68%) Groovy
9 7 (4.09%) C++
9 7 (4.09%) Perl
10 5 (2.92%) C
10 5 (2.92%) Scala
11 4 (2.34%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.75%) PHP
13 2 (1.17%) LINC
13 2 (1.17%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.17%) X++
14 1 (0.58%) Delphi
14 1 (0.58%) VB
14 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (9.36%) Degree
2 10 (5.85%) ISEB
3 6 (3.51%) ISTQB
3 6 (3.51%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.51%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.75%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.58%) MCITP
6 1 (0.58%) MCSA
6 1 (0.58%) MCSE
6 1 (0.58%) PhD
6 1 (0.58%) VCP5
6 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.51%) SLA
2 4 (2.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (6.43%) iptables
2 9 (5.26%) Postfix
2 9 (5.26%) Sendmail
2 9 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (5.26%) vSphere
3 4 (2.34%) Apache Flume
4 3 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.58%) Docker
5 1 (0.58%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (6.43%) OSSEC
2 10 (5.85%) Nagios
2 10 (5.85%) Puppet
3 9 (5.26%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.58%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.58%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.58%) MOM
4 1 (0.58%) SCCM
4 1 (0.58%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (21.05%) Oracle
2 31 (18.13%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.43%) Red Hat
4 10 (5.85%) EMC
4 10 (5.85%) HP
4 10 (5.85%) LogRhythm
4 10 (5.85%) SAP
4 10 (5.85%) ServiceNow
4 10 (5.85%) SolarWinds
4 10 (5.85%) Splunk
4 10 (5.85%) TippingPoint
5 7 (4.09%) JD Edwards
5 7 (4.09%) Unisys
6 6 (3.51%) VMware
7 3 (1.75%) DevExpress
7 3 (1.75%) Nintex
8 2 (1.17%) NetSuite
8 2 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.58%) IBM
9 1 (0.58%) Remedy
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