The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 41 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 14.54% 9.23% 7.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.56% 37.88% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 12 8
Median daily rate £400 £338 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £278 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.48% +35.00%
SQL
Northamptonshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
90 66 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 31.91% 24.35% 32.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 43 44
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £535 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northampton region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 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 Northampton region with a requirement for SQL.

1 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 29 (40.28%) SQL Server
3 28 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (36.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (30.56%) SharePoint
5 22 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (29.17%) .NET
6 21 (29.17%) Finance
7 20 (27.78%) SharePoint 2013
8 19 (26.39%) C#
9 18 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (23.61%) Data Modelling
10 17 (23.61%) VB.NET
11 16 (22.22%) SAP
11 16 (22.22%) ITIL
12 15 (20.83%) PowerShell
12 15 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (19.44%) Java
13 14 (19.44%) JavaScript
13 14 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (19.44%) Power BI
14 13 (18.06%) Boomi
14 13 (18.06%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (18.06%) Classic ASP
14 13 (18.06%) VMware
14 13 (18.06%) Dell
15 12 (16.67%) MS Excel
15 12 (16.67%) .NET Framework
15 12 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 22 (30.56%) SharePoint
2 20 (27.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (12.50%) SAS
4 5 (6.94%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (5.56%) IIS
5 4 (5.56%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (1.39%) Apache
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
2 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.78%) Endur
2 2 (2.78%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.06%) Boomi
2 5 (6.94%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.39%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (1.39%) Heroku
4 1 (1.39%) Office 365
4 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (40.28%) SQL Server
2 28 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (36.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (19.44%) Power BI
6 13 (18.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
9 7 (9.72%) RDBMS
9 7 (9.72%) Relational Database
10 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
12 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
12 2 (2.78%) MySQL
12 2 (2.78%) OLAP
12 2 (2.78%) OLAP Cube
12 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (19.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (11.11%) JUnit
3 7 (9.72%) Eclipse
3 7 (9.72%) Git (software)
3 7 (9.72%) Gradle
3 7 (9.72%) JProfiler
3 7 (9.72%) Maven
4 6 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 5 (6.94%) IntelliJ
5 5 (6.94%) SonarQube
6 2 (2.78%) Grunt
6 2 (2.78%) gulp
6 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.39%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.39%) Subversion
7 1 (1.39%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (1.39%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.39%) Xcode
General
1 21 (29.17%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (1.39%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
4 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (52.78%) Developer
2 16 (22.22%) SharePoint Developer
3 12 (16.67%) Analyst
4 10 (13.89%) Consultant
5 9 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 8 (11.11%) SQL Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Architect
7 7 (9.72%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 7 (9.72%) Integration Consultant
8 6 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.94%) SSIS Consultant
10 4 (5.56%) Applications Support
10 4 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) Data Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce Support
10 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (29.17%) .NET
2 13 (18.06%) Classic ASP
3 12 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 10 (13.89%) jQuery
4 10 (13.89%) Web Services
5 9 (12.50%) Spring
6 8 (11.11%) Ajax
6 8 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 8 (11.11%) HTML
6 8 (11.11%) JPA
6 8 (11.11%) JSON
7 7 (9.72%) CSS
7 7 (9.72%) REST
8 6 (8.33%) Java EE
8 6 (8.33%) SOAP
8 6 (8.33%) Spring Boot
9 5 (6.94%) AngularJS
9 5 (6.94%) Backbone.js
9 5 (6.94%) Velocity
9 5 (6.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Data Integration
2 4 (5.56%) iPad
3 3 (4.17%) RIA
4 2 (2.78%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) EPoS
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.39%) Neural Network
5 1 (1.39%) NHS
5 1 (1.39%) Replication
5 1 (1.39%) Statistics
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Linux
3 2 (2.78%) Unix
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.39%) Android
4 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.39%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (23.61%) Data Modelling
4 16 (22.22%) ITIL
5 15 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
7 10 (13.89%) ETL
8 9 (12.50%) OO
8 9 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (11.11%) TDD
9 8 (11.11%) Unit Testing
10 7 (9.72%) Functional Testing
10 7 (9.72%) RAD
10 7 (9.72%) Regression Testing
10 7 (9.72%) System Integration Testing
11 5 (6.94%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 5 (6.94%) Scrum
11 5 (6.94%) SOA
12 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
12 4 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.39%) C#
2 17 (23.61%) VB.NET
3 15 (20.83%) PowerShell
4 14 (19.44%) Java
4 14 (19.44%) JavaScript
5 11 (15.28%) VB
5 11 (15.28%) VB6
5 11 (15.28%) VBA
6 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.78%) PHP
7 2 (2.78%) Python
7 2 (2.78%) VBScript
8 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.39%) C
8 1 (1.39%) C++
8 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.39%) Ruby
8 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (8.33%) HND
3 2 (2.78%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) Degree
4 1 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.78%) SLA
3 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Docker
1 1 (1.39%) HDFS
1 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.39%) Mesos
1 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.39%) OVSD
1 1 (1.39%) Puppet
1 1 (1.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.22%) SAP
3 13 (18.06%) Dell
3 13 (18.06%) VMware
4 9 (12.50%) Oracle
5 7 (9.72%) Perforce
5 7 (9.72%) Teradata
6 4 (5.56%) hybris
7 2 (2.78%) Bloomberg
7 2 (2.78%) Informatica
7 2 (2.78%) Murex
7 2 (2.78%) Reuters
8 1 (1.39%) Citrix
8 1 (1.39%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.39%) HP
8 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.39%) Trillium