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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 4 2 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL 46 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 21.00% 30.67% 12.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.33% 60.53% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 15 3
Median daily rate £360 £308 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.07% +2.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.09%

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
134 38 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 61.19% 50.67% 53.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 22 22
Median daily rate £410 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.20% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.42 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -3 43 £360 +17.07% 4
Ballymoney - 3 - -
SQL
Northern Ireland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.91%) Finance
3 25 (31.65%) C#
4 24 (30.38%) Java
4 24 (30.38%) Banking
5 22 (27.85%) TDD
5 22 (27.85%) BDD
6 20 (25.32%) Multithreading
7 19 (24.05%) C++
7 19 (24.05%) OOD
8 17 (21.52%) Oracle
9 15 (18.99%) NoSQL
10 14 (17.72%) Data Validation
10 14 (17.72%) Validation
10 14 (17.72%) Python
11 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
11 13 (16.46%) .NET
11 13 (16.46%) Front Office
11 13 (16.46%) Degree
12 12 (15.19%) QA
12 12 (15.19%) Integration Testing
12 12 (15.19%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (15.19%) Information Security
13 10 (12.66%) Linux
13 10 (12.66%) Mathematics
14 9 (11.39%) Equity Derivative
14 9 (11.39%) Oracle Database
14 9 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (11.39%) Relational Database
14 9 (11.39%) Business Intelligence

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 6 (7.59%) Apache
2 2 (2.53%) Confluence
2 2 (2.53%) IIS
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.27%) SAS
3 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.53%) MS Project
1 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.27%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle Payroll
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.27%) DHCP
2 1 (1.27%) DNS
2 1 (1.27%) NAS
2 1 (1.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.99%) NoSQL
2 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
3 9 (11.39%) Oracle Database
3 9 (11.39%) RDBMS
3 9 (11.39%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.13%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (8.86%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (8.86%) QlikView
6 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.80%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.27%) DB2 UDB
9 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.53%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.53%) JIRA
2 2 (2.53%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.27%) Ant
3 1 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.27%) CppUnit
3 1 (1.27%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.27%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.27%) Maven
3 1 (1.27%) MSI
3 1 (1.27%) Selenium
3 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (32.91%) Finance
2 24 (30.38%) Banking
3 13 (16.46%) Front Office
4 5 (6.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Advertising
5 1 (1.27%) Billing
5 1 (1.27%) Retail
5 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (56.96%) Developer
2 20 (25.32%) Java Developer
3 15 (18.99%) Analyst
4 14 (17.72%) Senior Developer
5 12 (15.19%) Lead Developer
6 11 (13.92%) .NET Developer
7 9 (11.39%) C# Developer
7 9 (11.39%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (10.13%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (8.86%) Test Analyst
10 5 (6.33%) Banking Analyst
10 5 (6.33%) C++ Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Business Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Data Analyst
11 4 (5.06%) SQL Developer
12 3 (3.80%) Consultant
12 3 (3.80%) DBA
12 3 (3.80%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
12 3 (3.80%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.46%) .NET
2 7 (8.86%) WPF
2 7 (8.86%) XML
3 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
5 4 (5.06%) jQuery
5 4 (5.06%) Node.js
6 3 (3.80%) Web Services
7 2 (2.53%) JSP
7 2 (2.53%) Servlets
8 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (1.27%) EJB
8 1 (1.27%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (1.27%) J2SE
8 1 (1.27%) JDBC
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (1.27%) STL
8 1 (1.27%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Mathematics
2 9 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.39%) Equity Derivative
3 8 (10.13%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.06%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.53%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.53%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.53%) Derivative
5 2 (2.53%) Equities
5 2 (2.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.27%) Clustering
6 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.27%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) Linux
2 8 (10.13%) Windows
3 5 (6.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.85%) BDD
2 22 (27.85%) TDD
3 20 (25.32%) Multithreading
4 19 (24.05%) OOD
5 14 (17.72%) Data Validation
5 14 (17.72%) Validation
6 12 (15.19%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (15.19%) Information Security
6 12 (15.19%) Integration Testing
7 9 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.86%) Manual Testing
8 7 (8.86%) MVC
8 7 (8.86%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (6.33%) Defect Management
10 4 (5.06%) Data Analysis
10 4 (5.06%) ITIL
10 4 (5.06%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.06%) Migration
10 4 (5.06%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (31.65%) C#
2 24 (30.38%) Java
3 19 (24.05%) C++
4 14 (17.72%) Python
5 8 (10.13%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.80%) C
7 3 (3.80%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.27%) Korn
9 1 (1.27%) VB
9 1 (1.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.19%) QA
2 5 (6.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) vRealize
2 1 (1.27%) AppManager
2 1 (1.27%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.27%) Simpana
2 1 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.27%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 17 (21.52%) Oracle
2 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.33%) VMware
4 4 (5.06%) Cognos
5 1 (1.27%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.27%) CA
5 1 (1.27%) Citrix
5 1 (1.27%) CommVault
5 1 (1.27%) Sybase
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