The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the County Antrim region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 17 57 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 16.50% 24.36% 14.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.69% 38.78% 42.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 38 4
Average daily rate £375 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £275 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £379 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.79%
Programming Languages Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52 147 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 50.49% 62.82% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 101 12
Average daily rate £375 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £275 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
SQL
Northern Ireland

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -1 17 £375 +7.14% 6
SQL
Northern Ireland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 18 (52.94%) Oracle
2 14 (41.18%) UNIX
3 13 (38.24%) Finance
4 12 (35.29%) Java
4 12 (35.29%) PL/SQL
4 12 (35.29%) Oracle Database
5 11 (32.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (29.41%) Windows
7 8 (23.53%) Banking
7 8 (23.53%) Spring
7 8 (23.53%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
9 6 (17.65%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (17.65%) .NET
9 6 (17.65%) Investment Banking
10 5 (14.71%) Migration
10 5 (14.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 5 (14.71%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (14.71%) Cognos
10 5 (14.71%) SAP
10 5 (14.71%) Business Objects
10 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS
10 5 (14.71%) SOA
10 5 (14.71%) ETL
10 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (14.71%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
11 4 (11.76%) C#
11 4 (11.76%) C++

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.88%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) Oracle Database
2 11 (32.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (23.53%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
5 6 (17.65%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (14.71%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (14.71%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Maven
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (8.82%) JDeveloper
2 2 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) JUnit
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Banking
3 6 (17.65%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.82%) General Ledger
4 3 (8.82%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.94%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.71%) DBA
4 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) WPF Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Database Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) SQL DBA
7 1 (2.94%) Cognos Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) Spring
2 6 (17.65%) .NET
3 4 (11.76%) Swing
4 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle ADF
4 3 (8.82%) Hibernate
4 3 (8.82%) WCF
4 3 (8.82%) WPF
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (8.82%) Spring Integration
4 3 (8.82%) XML
4 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.82%) Middleware
5 2 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (5.88%) LINQ
5 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.94%) Java EE
6 1 (2.94%) jQuery
6 1 (2.94%) Silverlight
6 1 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.94%) Derivative
2 1 (2.94%) Equities
2 1 (2.94%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) UNIX
2 10 (29.41%) Windows
3 4 (11.76%) Solaris
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Migration
1 5 (14.71%) SOA
1 5 (14.71%) ETL
1 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (8.82%) Multithreading
3 3 (8.82%) Release Management
3 3 (8.82%) MVC
4 2 (5.88%) Change Management
4 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
4 2 (5.88%) Workflow
4 2 (5.88%) Time Management
4 2 (5.88%) Web Development
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Requirements Management
5 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) Java
1 12 (35.29%) PL/SQL
2 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
2 4 (11.76%) C#
2 4 (11.76%) C++
3 3 (8.82%) Korn
3 3 (8.82%) C-shell
4 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.88%) SQR
4 2 (5.88%) C
4 2 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Basel III
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) Cognos
2 5 (14.71%) SAP
2 5 (14.71%) Business Objects
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) TIBCO
4 2 (5.88%) Sybase
5 1 (2.94%) Actimize
5 1 (2.94%) BT
Belfast, County Antrim
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago