The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 14 12 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing SQL 21 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 7.64% 10.05% 4.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.43% 35.00% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 4
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£350 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.50 £27.41
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.61%
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
61 60 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 22.18% 28.71% 30.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 43 9
Average daily rate £350 £344 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015, 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 13 (28.89%) Oracle
2 9 (20.00%) UNIX
3 8 (17.78%) Windows
3 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
3 8 (17.78%) ETL
3 8 (17.78%) Finance
3 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (15.56%) Retail
4 7 (15.56%) Linux
5 6 (13.33%) .NET
5 6 (13.33%) Java
5 6 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (13.33%) Big Data
6 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 5 (11.11%) Hadoop
6 5 (11.11%) CRM
6 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (11.11%) C
6 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 4 (8.89%) Data Mining
7 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.89%) HP
7 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.89%) Migration
7 4 (8.89%) Data Migration
7 4 (8.89%) Apache Hive
7 4 (8.89%) Apache Pig

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 (8.89%) Apache Pig
2 2 (4.44%) Apache Solr
2 2 (4.44%) IIS
2 2 (4.44%) Apache
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.44%) SAS
3 1 (2.22%) OpenEdge
3 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.22%) Lync
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Agresso
2 1 (2.22%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) DNS
1 1 (2.22%) SSL
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
1 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (13.33%) Big Data
3 5 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.89%) Data Mining
4 4 (8.89%) Apache Hive
5 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.67%) OLAP
5 3 (6.67%) MySQL
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.22%) Impala
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.22%) ERwin
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.22%) Gradle
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Retail
3 3 (6.67%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Billing
4 2 (4.44%) Marketing
4 2 (4.44%) Automotive
5 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Developer
2 6 (13.33%) Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (6.67%) DBA
4 3 (6.67%) Administrator
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Developer
4 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Support Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
5 2 (4.44%) Systems Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (4.44%) Programmer
5 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) MySQL DBA
5 2 (4.44%) MI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) .NET
2 3 (6.67%) Web Services
3 2 (4.44%) HTML
3 2 (4.44%) WinForms
4 1 (2.22%) Spring
4 1 (2.22%) Java EE
4 1 (2.22%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (2.22%) jQuery
4 1 (2.22%) Apache CXF
4 1 (2.22%) HTML5
4 1 (2.22%) REST
4 1 (2.22%) XML
4 1 (2.22%) Middleware
4 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.22%) CSS
4 1 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Clustering
1 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.22%) IVR
2 1 (2.22%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) UNIX
2 8 (17.78%) Windows
3 7 (15.56%) Linux
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) AIX
5 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) ETL
2 6 (13.33%) Data Modelling
3 5 (11.11%) CRM
3 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (8.89%) Data Migration
4 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
4 4 (8.89%) Migration
4 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.67%) ITIL
5 3 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (4.44%) Data Mapping
6 2 (4.44%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.44%) B2B
6 2 (4.44%) B2C
6 2 (4.44%) Validation
6 2 (4.44%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) Java
2 5 (11.11%) C
2 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.67%) VB
3 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.44%) AWK
5 1 (2.22%) Korn
5 1 (2.22%) SAS Macro
5 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.22%) Perl
5 1 (2.22%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.22%) VBA
5 1 (2.22%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
1 2 (4.44%) ISEB
1 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) HDFS
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) OVSD
2 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.22%) Oozie
2 1 (2.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) HP
4 3 (6.67%) hybris
4 3 (6.67%) Cloudera
5 2 (4.44%) RedPrairie
5 2 (4.44%) SAP
5 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.44%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.44%) VMware
5 2 (4.44%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (4.44%) Endeca
6 1 (2.22%) Greenplum
6 1 (2.22%) NetApp
6 1 (2.22%) Teradata
6 1 (2.22%) Progress
6 1 (2.22%) IBM
6 1 (2.22%) Citrix
6 1 (2.22%) Adobe
6 1 (2.22%) Sun
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