The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 18 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 Northampton 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 23 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 11.44% 7.81% 9.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.35% 50.00% 48.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 16
Average daily rate £400 £305 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% +22.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £122 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £351 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £25.56
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +7.57%
Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57 20 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 28.36% 15.63% 19.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 14 31
Average daily rate £400 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £109 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £406 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
SQL
Northamptonshire

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 10 (31.25%) .NET
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle
4 6 (18.75%) C#
4 6 (18.75%) Java
4 6 (18.75%) VB
4 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
5 5 (15.63%) Data Integration
5 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
5 5 (15.63%) Windows
5 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
5 5 (15.63%) DTS
5 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.63%) Teradata
5 5 (15.63%) Banking
5 5 (15.63%) Retail
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (12.50%) SAS
6 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (12.50%) UNIX
6 4 (12.50%) XML
6 4 (12.50%) HTML
6 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.50%) IIS
6 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (12.50%) Analytics
7 3 (9.38%) System Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Retail Banking

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 (12.50%) SAS
1 4 (12.50%) IIS
2 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.25%) InfoPath
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Agresso
2 2 (6.25%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Intranet
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
1 2 (6.25%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.13%) LTE
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 5 (15.63%) DTS
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (6.25%) Informix
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.13%) MS Access
7 1 (3.13%) Cognos Powerplay
7 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.13%) ReportNet
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Selenium
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
2 5 (15.63%) Retail
3 3 (9.38%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Back Office
5 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.13%) Electronics
5 1 (3.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Developer
1 12 (37.50%) Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
2 4 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Designer
3 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Testing Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.50%) XML
3 4 (12.50%) HTML
4 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
4 3 (9.38%) J2EE
4 3 (9.38%) Struts
5 2 (6.25%) Middleware
5 2 (6.25%) XSL
5 2 (6.25%) XSLT
5 2 (6.25%) CSS
5 2 (6.25%) XHTML
5 2 (6.25%) jQuery
5 2 (6.25%) Visualforce
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.13%) REST
6 1 (3.13%) HTML5
6 1 (3.13%) JPA
6 1 (3.13%) OAuth
6 1 (3.13%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Data Integration
2 3 (9.38%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.25%) Tandem
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.25%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.13%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Analytics
2 3 (9.38%) System Testing
2 3 (9.38%) CRM
2 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
2 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (9.38%) E-Procurement
2 3 (9.38%) Workflow
2 3 (9.38%) Scrum
2 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
2 3 (9.38%) Logistics
3 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
3 2 (6.25%) Data Management
3 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.25%) Pay per click
3 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 2 (6.25%) MVC
3 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
3 2 (6.25%) Project Management
3 2 (6.25%) SEO
3 2 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) C#
1 6 (18.75%) Java
1 6 (18.75%) VB
2 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.38%) VBA
4 2 (6.25%) VB6
4 2 (6.25%) C++
4 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.25%) Apex Code
5 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) MCTS
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Teradata
3 2 (6.25%) Google
3 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) DevExpress
4 1 (3.13%) Cognos
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) Avaya
4 1 (3.13%) Coremetrics
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