The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 31 19 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 23.66% 35.19% 31.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 56.36% 79.17% 49.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 29
Median daily rate £379 £293 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.57% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £363 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
- +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.75 £33.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.70% +35.00%
SQL
Northern Ireland

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

Programming Languages Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
55 24 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 41.98% 44.44% 63.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 48
Median daily rate £385 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

SQL
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Belfast +1 29 £379 +29.57% 7
Ballymoney - 1 - -
SQL
Northern Ireland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for SQL.

1 22 (43.14%) Oracle
2 18 (35.29%) Finance
3 16 (31.37%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (27.45%) VMware
5 14 (27.45%) QlikView
5 14 (27.45%) Oracle Database
6 13 (25.49%) Banking
7 12 (23.53%) PL/SQL
8 11 (21.57%) C#
8 11 (21.57%) Java
8 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
8 11 (21.57%) Cognos
9 10 (19.61%) vRealize
10 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
11 8 (15.69%) TDD
11 8 (15.69%) .NET
11 8 (15.69%) Multithreading
11 8 (15.69%) BDD
12 7 (13.73%) NoSQL
12 7 (13.73%) WPF
12 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (13.73%) Python
13 6 (11.76%) MVC
13 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
13 6 (11.76%) OOD
13 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
13 6 (11.76%) Degree
13 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 3 (5.88%) JBoss
1 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.92%) Apache
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.96%) Confluence
3 1 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (1.96%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) DHCP
1 4 (7.84%) DNS
2 2 (3.92%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (27.45%) Oracle Database
2 14 (27.45%) QlikView
3 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
4 7 (13.73%) NoSQL
5 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
6 5 (9.80%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (9.80%) RDBMS
7 4 (7.84%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.96%) MySQL
10 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) JDeveloper
2 1 (1.96%) JIRA
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (35.29%) Finance
2 13 (25.49%) Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Front Office
3 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.96%) Advertising
5 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (58.82%) Developer
2 9 (17.65%) Business Developer
2 9 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 9 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Senior Developer
4 6 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 6 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Business Objects Developer
6 4 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Database Specialist
7 3 (5.88%) DBA
7 3 (5.88%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) .NET
2 7 (13.73%) WPF
3 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (9.80%) Web Services
5 4 (7.84%) J2EE
5 4 (7.84%) JMS
5 4 (7.84%) Node.js
6 3 (5.88%) Java EE
6 3 (5.88%) SOAP
6 3 (5.88%) XML
7 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.92%) HTML
7 2 (3.92%) HTML5
7 2 (3.92%) jQuery
8 1 (1.96%) EJB
8 1 (1.96%) EJB 3.0
8 1 (1.96%) Java EE 5
8 1 (1.96%) JAX-WS
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) Data Extraction
3 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.88%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.92%) Life Science
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) Derivative
5 1 (1.96%) Equities
5 1 (1.96%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.96%) LIMS
5 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (15.69%) BDD
2 8 (15.69%) Multithreading
2 8 (15.69%) TDD
3 6 (11.76%) MVC
3 6 (11.76%) OOD
4 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (7.84%) Information Security
5 4 (7.84%) Integration Testing
5 4 (7.84%) UML
5 4 (7.84%) Validation
5 4 (7.84%) Workflow
6 3 (5.88%) Benchmarking
6 3 (5.88%) High Availability
6 3 (5.88%) ITIL
6 3 (5.88%) ITIL V3
6 3 (5.88%) Migration
6 3 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) PL/SQL
2 11 (21.57%) C#
2 11 (21.57%) Java
3 7 (13.73%) Python
4 5 (9.80%) C++
5 4 (7.84%) Scala
6 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.92%) Perl
6 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.96%) R
7 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) HND
2 2 (3.92%) MCP
2 2 (3.92%) MCSE
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) Data Quality
2 4 (7.84%) QA
3 2 (3.92%) GxP
3 2 (3.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) vRealize
2 2 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.92%) Simpana
3 1 (1.96%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Oracle
2 14 (27.45%) VMware
3 11 (21.57%) Cognos
4 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.84%) Citrix
6 3 (5.88%) CommVault
7 2 (3.92%) Civica
7 2 (3.92%) Dell
7 2 (3.92%) HP
8 1 (1.96%) Altiris
8 1 (1.96%) Compuware
8 1 (1.96%) Sybase
8 1 (1.96%) Tableau
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