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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 19 17 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs citing SQL 15 12 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 6.94% 7.14% 12.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.59% 19.67% 56.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 12
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£375 £250 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.88 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +3.50%
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 61 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 28.24% 36.31% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 11 21
Average daily rate £358 £250 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.00% -29.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 12 (28.57%) .NET
4 10 (23.81%) C#
5 9 (21.43%) HTML
5 9 (21.43%) Oracle
6 7 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 6 (14.29%) Banking
7 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (11.90%) .NET Framework
8 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
8 5 (11.90%) Java
8 5 (11.90%) T-SQL
8 5 (11.90%) XML
8 5 (11.90%) Windows
8 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
8 5 (11.90%) Teradata
8 5 (11.90%) Migration
8 5 (11.90%) MVC
9 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
9 4 (9.52%) Retail
9 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.52%) InfoPath
9 4 (9.52%) XSL
9 4 (9.52%) XSLT

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 4 (9.52%) SAS
2 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) InfoPath
3 2 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (4.76%) MS Office
4 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Agresso
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Intranet
2 2 (4.76%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (7.14%) DTS
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (2.38%) Base SAS
7 1 (2.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (2.38%) MySQL
7 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Toad
2 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 4 (9.52%) Retail
3 4 (9.52%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Developer
2 17 (40.48%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (9.52%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Report Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.14%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.76%) DBA
6 2 (4.76%) Programmer
6 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.76%) SQL DBA
7 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.38%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) .NET
2 9 (21.43%) HTML
3 5 (11.90%) .NET Framework
3 5 (11.90%) XML
4 4 (9.52%) XSL
4 4 (9.52%) XSLT
4 4 (9.52%) XHTML
4 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.52%) CSS
4 4 (9.52%) jQuery
5 3 (7.14%) WCF
6 2 (4.76%) WPF
6 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.76%) REST
6 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (4.76%) Ajax
6 2 (4.76%) SOAP
6 2 (4.76%) Struts
6 2 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.76%) Reference Data
3 2 (4.76%) Data Extraction
3 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Tandem
4 1 (2.38%) Statistics
4 1 (2.38%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) UNIX
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.38%) Android
3 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 5 (11.90%) MVC
2 5 (11.90%) Migration
2 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
3 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (7.14%) Data Governance
4 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (7.14%) E-Procurement
4 3 (7.14%) Workflow
4 3 (7.14%) Logistics
4 3 (7.14%) Project Management
4 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.76%) SOA
5 2 (4.76%) ETL
5 2 (4.76%) Service Management
5 2 (4.76%) ITSM
5 2 (4.76%) Identity Management
5 2 (4.76%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) C#
2 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.90%) T-SQL
3 5 (11.90%) Java
3 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
4 4 (9.52%) VBA
5 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.14%) VB
6 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.38%) ABAP
6 1 (2.38%) Perl
6 1 (2.38%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) VB6
6 1 (2.38%) PHP5
6 1 (2.38%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) ISEB
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.38%) MCTS
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (2.38%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Oracle
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.90%) Teradata
4 3 (7.14%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.38%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix
5 1 (2.38%) Avaya
5 1 (2.38%) BMC
5 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.38%) Remedy
5 1 (2.38%) Perforce
5 1 (2.38%) Tableau