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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 47 26 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 29.01% 40.63% 25.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.52% 70.27% 37.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 18
Median daily rate £385 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.20% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £300 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.45 £33.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +28.84%
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
108 37 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 66.67% 57.81% 68.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 26 40
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £300 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.96% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -3 44 £385 +23.20% 14
Ballymoney - 3 - -
SQL
Northern Ireland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (32.05%) Finance
2 25 (32.05%) Oracle
3 24 (30.77%) Java
4 23 (29.49%) C#
5 22 (28.21%) TDD
5 22 (28.21%) BDD
6 20 (25.64%) Multithreading
7 19 (24.36%) Banking
7 19 (24.36%) C++
7 19 (24.36%) OOD
8 16 (20.51%) BusinessObjects
8 16 (20.51%) NoSQL
8 16 (20.51%) Oracle Database
9 15 (19.23%) Degree
9 15 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (19.23%) VMware
10 14 (17.95%) Python
10 14 (17.95%) QlikView
11 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 13 (16.67%) Front Office
12 12 (15.38%) Information Security
12 12 (15.38%) Integration Testing
12 12 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (14.10%) .NET
13 11 (14.10%) PL/SQL
13 11 (14.10%) Windows
13 11 (14.10%) Cognos
14 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
14 10 (12.82%) Mathematics

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 (7.69%) Apache
2 2 (2.56%) Confluence
2 2 (2.56%) IIS
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.56%) SAS
3 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) EngageOne
2 1 (1.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) DHCP
1 4 (5.13%) DNS
2 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.28%) NAS
3 1 (1.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.51%) BusinessObjects
1 16 (20.51%) NoSQL
1 16 (20.51%) Oracle Database
2 14 (17.95%) QlikView
3 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 9 (11.54%) Relational Database
5 8 (10.26%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (10.26%) RDBMS
6 5 (6.41%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.41%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.56%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.56%) JIRA
2 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.28%) Ant
3 1 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.28%) CppUnit
3 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.28%) Maven
3 1 (1.28%) MSI
3 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (32.05%) Finance
2 19 (24.36%) Banking
3 13 (16.67%) Front Office
4 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.28%) Billing
5 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (61.54%) Developer
2 20 (25.64%) Java Developer
3 15 (19.23%) Senior Developer
4 12 (15.38%) Lead Developer
5 9 (11.54%) .NET Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Business Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) C# Developer
8 6 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.41%) C++ Developer
9 5 (6.41%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Consultant
10 4 (5.13%) Data Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Oracle Consultant
10 4 (5.13%) Oracle Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Database Specialist
11 3 (3.85%) DBA
11 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.10%) .NET
2 7 (8.97%) WPF
3 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (5.13%) AngularJS
5 4 (5.13%) jQuery
5 4 (5.13%) Node.js
5 4 (5.13%) XML
6 2 (2.56%) JSP
6 2 (2.56%) Servlets
6 2 (2.56%) Web Services
7 1 (1.28%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (1.28%) EJB
7 1 (1.28%) HTML
7 1 (1.28%) J2SE
7 1 (1.28%) JDBC
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (1.28%) STL
7 1 (1.28%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Mathematics
2 9 (11.54%) Equity Derivative
3 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.41%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.56%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.56%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.56%) Derivative
5 2 (2.56%) Equities
5 2 (2.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.28%) Clustering
6 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.10%) Windows
2 9 (11.54%) Linux
3 5 (6.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.21%) BDD
2 22 (28.21%) TDD
3 20 (25.64%) Multithreading
4 19 (24.36%) OOD
5 15 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (15.38%) Information Security
6 12 (15.38%) Integration Testing
7 7 (8.97%) Data Validation
7 7 (8.97%) Validation
8 5 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (6.41%) MVC
8 5 (6.41%) Workflow
9 4 (5.13%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.13%) ITIL
9 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.13%) Migration
9 4 (5.13%) UML
10 3 (3.85%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.77%) Java
2 23 (29.49%) C#
3 19 (24.36%) C++
4 14 (17.95%) Python
5 11 (14.10%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.85%) C
6 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.28%) R
8 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.28%) VB
8 1 (1.28%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) HND
2 2 (2.56%) MCP
2 2 (2.56%) MCSE
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.85%) QA
2 3 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (12.82%) vRealize
2 2 (2.56%) Simpana
3 1 (1.28%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.28%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 25 (32.05%) Oracle
2 15 (19.23%) VMware
3 11 (14.10%) Cognos
4 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.13%) Citrix
6 3 (3.85%) CommVault
7 2 (2.56%) Civica
7 2 (2.56%) Dell
7 2 (2.56%) HP
8 1 (1.28%) Altiris
8 1 (1.28%) CA
8 1 (1.28%) Compuware
8 1 (1.28%) Sybase
8 1 (1.28%) Tableau
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