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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL 31 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 14.16% 12.73% 9.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.66% 40.00% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 12
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £215 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £480 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -25.00%
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
71 70 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 32.42% 31.82% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 45 38
Median daily rate £425 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 June 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 June 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 33 (54.10%) .NET
2 30 (49.18%) Microsoft
3 29 (47.54%) C#
4 28 (45.90%) VB.NET
5 27 (44.26%) SharePoint
6 24 (39.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (34.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (29.51%) .NET Framework
8 18 (29.51%) PowerShell
8 18 (29.51%) SharePoint 2013
9 17 (27.87%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (27.87%) Classic ASP
10 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
10 15 (24.59%) VBA
10 15 (24.59%) VB
10 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (24.59%) VB6
11 13 (21.31%) Finance
12 12 (19.67%) SAP
13 10 (16.39%) ITIL
13 10 (16.39%) SharePoint Server
14 9 (14.75%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (13.11%) Web Services
15 8 (13.11%) Oracle
15 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
15 8 (13.11%) Windows
15 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (13.11%) SDLC
16 7 (11.48%) Spring

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 27 (44.26%) SharePoint
2 18 (29.51%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (16.39%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (8.20%) IIS
5 3 (4.92%) K2 blackpearl
6 2 (3.28%) SAS
7 1 (1.64%) Apache
7 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.64%) JBoss
7 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Endur
1 1 (1.64%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.64%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (1.64%) Heroku
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) DHCP
1 1 (1.64%) DNS
1 1 (1.64%) Firewall
1 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (39.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 21 (34.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
4 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (9.84%) OLAP
5 6 (9.84%) OLAP Cube
5 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (4.92%) Power BI
7 3 (4.92%) SSDT
8 2 (3.28%) Looker
8 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.28%) MySQL
8 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.92%) JUnit
2 3 (4.92%) Maven
3 2 (3.28%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.28%) Gradle
3 2 (3.28%) JProfiler
3 2 (3.28%) Subversion
4 1 (1.64%) Ant
4 1 (1.64%) CircleCI
4 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.64%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (1.64%) Travis CI
4 1 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Law
3 3 (4.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Back Office
4 1 (1.64%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (77.05%) Developer
2 24 (39.34%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (11.48%) Java Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
4 6 (9.84%) SQL Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) SQL BI Developer
6 4 (6.56%) SSRS Developer
7 3 (4.92%) .NET Applications Developer
7 3 (4.92%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Java Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Applications Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Java Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.92%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (54.10%) .NET
2 18 (29.51%) .NET Framework
3 17 (27.87%) Classic ASP
4 8 (13.11%) Web Services
5 7 (11.48%) Spring
6 6 (9.84%) jQuery
7 5 (8.20%) CSS
7 5 (8.20%) Hibernate
7 5 (8.20%) HTML
8 4 (6.56%) Ajax
8 4 (6.56%) WinForms
8 4 (6.56%) XML
9 3 (4.92%) JPA
9 3 (4.92%) JSON
9 3 (4.92%) RESTful
9 3 (4.92%) SAP Smart Forms
10 2 (3.28%) CSS3
10 2 (3.28%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (3.28%) HTML5
10 2 (3.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.28%) e-Learning
1 2 (3.28%) NHS
1 2 (3.28%) RIA
1 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
2 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.64%) EPoS
2 1 (1.64%) iPad
2 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.64%) Neural Network
2 1 (1.64%) Replication
2 1 (1.64%) Statistics
2 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.11%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Linux
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.64%) CoreOS
4 1 (1.64%) Unix
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.39%) ITIL
4 8 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (13.11%) SDLC
5 6 (9.84%) Dimensional Modelling
5 6 (9.84%) ETL
5 6 (9.84%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
7 4 (6.56%) Scrum
7 4 (6.56%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.92%) MVC
8 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.28%) OO
9 2 (3.28%) RAD
9 2 (3.28%) TDD
9 2 (3.28%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.28%) Workflow
10 1 (1.64%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 29 (47.54%) C#
2 28 (45.90%) VB.NET
3 18 (29.51%) PowerShell
4 15 (24.59%) VB
4 15 (24.59%) VB6
4 15 (24.59%) VBA
5 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.48%) Java
7 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.28%) VBScript
9 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.64%) PHP
9 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (8.20%) HND
3 1 (1.64%) CCNA
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.64%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.64%) MCSA
3 1 (1.64%) MCSE
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.64%) Docker
1 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) SCOM
2 1 (1.64%) Mesos
2 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.64%) OVSD
2 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (49.18%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.67%) SAP
3 8 (13.11%) Oracle
4 2 (3.28%) Citrix
4 2 (3.28%) HP
4 2 (3.28%) Perforce
4 2 (3.28%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.28%) VMware
5 1 (1.64%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco
5 1 (1.64%) Cognos
5 1 (1.64%) Dell
5 1 (1.64%) Informatica
5 1 (1.64%) Kronos
5 1 (1.64%) Murex
5 1 (1.64%) Reuters
5 1 (1.64%) Tableau
5 1 (1.64%) Teradata