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 24 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 83 105 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.66% 12.37% 14.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.68% 24.94% 35.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 51 79
Median daily rate £330 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +143.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £23.00 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.85 £49.00 £21.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.54 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-15.48% +25.15%
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
262 421 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 49.43% 49.59% 41.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 234 205
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £38.20 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +1 42 £355 +1.42% 35
Peterborough +16 18 £413 +65.00% 12
Huntingdon +3 6 £404 +0.90%
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 69 (40.59%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (35.88%) SQL Server
3 51 (30.00%) Oracle
4 48 (28.24%) T-SQL
5 39 (22.94%) .NET
6 38 (22.35%) Microsoft
7 36 (21.18%) Linux
8 33 (19.41%) Java
9 32 (18.82%) JavaScript
10 31 (18.24%) Windows
10 31 (18.24%) Web Services
11 29 (17.06%) PL/SQL
12 27 (15.88%) XML
12 27 (15.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 26 (15.29%) REST
13 26 (15.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 26 (15.29%) Unix
14 25 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (14.12%) ITIL
15 24 (14.12%) C#
15 24 (14.12%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (13.53%) HTML
16 23 (13.53%) Open Source
17 21 (12.35%) ASP.NET
18 20 (11.76%) Degree
19 18 (10.59%) Spring
20 17 (10.00%) Finance
20 17 (10.00%) Python
20 17 (10.00%) NoSQL
21 16 (9.41%) HTML5

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 12 (7.06%) Tomcat
2 11 (6.47%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (2.94%) GlassFish
3 5 (2.94%) IIS
4 3 (1.76%) CMS
4 3 (1.76%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.59%) Apache
6 1 (0.59%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.59%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (3.53%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.35%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (2.35%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (1.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.59%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.59%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.53%) GitHub
2 1 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.06%) SAN
2 11 (6.47%) DNS
2 11 (6.47%) Firewall
3 4 (2.35%) SSL
4 2 (1.18%) FTP
5 1 (0.59%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.59%) DHCP
5 1 (0.59%) Network Security
5 1 (0.59%) SSH
5 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.59%) Telnet
5 1 (0.59%) VPN
5 1 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.59%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (35.88%) SQL Server
2 27 (15.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (15.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 16 (9.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (8.82%) Crystal Reports
7 13 (7.65%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (7.65%) Relational Database
8 12 (7.06%) MongoDB
8 12 (7.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (5.88%) Oracle Database
10 8 (4.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (4.12%) Data Mining
11 7 (4.12%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (3.53%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (3.53%) QlikView
12 6 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (3.53%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (2.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (7.65%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.47%) JIRA
3 8 (4.71%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.71%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.53%) JUnit
5 5 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (2.94%) Mercurial
5 5 (2.94%) Mockito
6 4 (2.35%) IntelliJ
6 4 (2.35%) Maven
6 4 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.35%) Subversion
6 4 (2.35%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.35%) WebStorm
7 3 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.18%) Ant
8 2 (1.18%) MSTest
8 2 (1.18%) NUnit
8 2 (1.18%) Selenium
8 2 (1.18%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (10.00%) Finance
2 9 (5.29%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.12%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (3.53%) Advertising
5 4 (2.35%) Back Office
5 4 (2.35%) Front Office
6 3 (1.76%) Banking
7 2 (1.18%) Retail
8 1 (0.59%) Electronics
8 1 (0.59%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.59%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 79 (46.47%) Developer
2 27 (15.88%) Analyst
3 20 (11.76%) Administrator
4 19 (11.18%) Systems Administrator
5 17 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 16 (9.41%) SQL Developer
7 15 (8.82%) Java Developer
8 13 (7.65%) Applications Support
9 11 (6.47%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.29%) Architect
10 9 (5.29%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (5.29%) Software Developer
10 9 (5.29%) SQL Analyst
11 7 (4.12%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (4.12%) Oracle Developer
12 6 (3.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 6 (3.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 6 (3.53%) Senior Analyst Programmer
12 6 (3.53%) Senior Programmer
12 6 (3.53%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (22.94%) .NET
2 31 (18.24%) Web Services
3 27 (15.88%) XML
4 26 (15.29%) REST
5 23 (13.53%) HTML
6 21 (12.35%) ASP.NET
7 18 (10.59%) Spring
8 16 (9.41%) HTML5
9 15 (8.82%) CSS
10 14 (8.24%) .NET Framework
10 14 (8.24%) AngularJS
11 12 (7.06%) JSON
12 11 (6.47%) jQuery
12 11 (6.47%) SOAP
13 6 (3.53%) Hibernate
13 6 (3.53%) Oracle ADF
13 6 (3.53%) RESTful
14 5 (2.94%) JPA
14 5 (2.94%) React
14 5 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.53%) Biology
2 6 (3.53%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.53%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.53%) User Experience
3 5 (2.94%) Informatics
3 5 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.76%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.76%) iPad
4 3 (1.76%) Ontologies
5 2 (1.18%) Clustering
5 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.18%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.59%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.59%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.59%) NHS
6 1 (0.59%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (21.18%) Linux
2 31 (18.24%) Windows
3 26 (15.29%) Unix
4 12 (7.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (7.06%) Solaris
5 3 (1.76%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.76%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.59%) AIX
7 1 (0.59%) CentOS
7 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (40.59%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (14.12%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (14.12%) ITIL
3 23 (13.53%) Open Source
4 16 (9.41%) Kalman Filter
4 16 (9.41%) MVC
5 15 (8.82%) OO
5 15 (8.82%) TDD
6 14 (8.24%) Scrum
7 13 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (7.65%) High Availability
7 13 (7.65%) Virtual Environments
8 12 (7.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (7.06%) SOA
9 11 (6.47%) ERP
9 11 (6.47%) Load Balancing
9 11 (6.47%) SDLC
9 11 (6.47%) UML
10 10 (5.88%) Change Control
10 10 (5.88%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (28.24%) T-SQL
2 33 (19.41%) Java
3 32 (18.82%) JavaScript
4 29 (17.06%) PL/SQL
5 24 (14.12%) C#
6 17 (10.00%) Python
7 16 (9.41%) Shell Script
8 8 (4.71%) Perl
9 7 (4.12%) C
10 6 (3.53%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.94%) Groovy
11 5 (2.94%) VBA
12 4 (2.35%) Scala
12 4 (2.35%) TypeScript
12 4 (2.35%) XPath
12 4 (2.35%) XQuery
13 3 (1.76%) PHP
13 3 (1.76%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.18%) LINC
14 2 (1.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (11.76%) Degree
2 13 (7.65%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.12%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.94%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.76%) ISEB
5 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.18%) MCSE
7 1 (0.59%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.59%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.59%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.59%) MCITP
7 1 (0.59%) MCSA
7 1 (0.59%) OCP
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.59%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.59%) VCP5
7 1 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.53%) SLA
2 5 (2.94%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.35%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.59%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (7.06%) iptables
2 11 (6.47%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (5.88%) Postfix
3 10 (5.88%) Sendmail
3 10 (5.88%) vSphere
4 8 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (2.94%) Active Directory
5 5 (2.94%) Docker
6 2 (1.18%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.59%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (7.65%) Nagios
1 13 (7.65%) Puppet
2 12 (7.06%) OSSEC
3 10 (5.88%) Cobbler
4 3 (1.76%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.59%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.59%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.59%) Oozie
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.59%) SCCM
5 1 (0.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (30.00%) Oracle
2 38 (22.35%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.65%) HP
4 12 (7.06%) Red Hat
5 11 (6.47%) EMC
5 11 (6.47%) LogRhythm
5 11 (6.47%) SolarWinds
5 11 (6.47%) Splunk
5 11 (6.47%) TippingPoint
6 10 (5.88%) ServiceNow
7 8 (4.71%) VMware
8 7 (4.12%) Unisys
9 6 (3.53%) JD Edwards
10 4 (2.35%) Citrix
10 4 (2.35%) NetApp
10 4 (2.35%) Remedy
11 3 (1.76%) BMC
11 3 (1.76%) Cognos
12 2 (1.18%) SAP
12 2 (1.18%) webMethods
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