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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 14 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 17 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 7.73% 9.79% 12.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.36% 32.39% 44.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 13
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.13% -29.68%
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
56 71 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 25.45% 30.21% 27.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 40 38
Median daily rate £425 £380 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £19.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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
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 27 May 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 22 (46.81%) .NET
2 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
3 17 (36.17%) C#
4 16 (34.04%) VB.NET
4 16 (34.04%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (31.91%) SharePoint
5 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (29.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
7 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (17.02%) Oracle
8 8 (17.02%) Classic ASP
8 8 (17.02%) Web Services
8 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
8 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (17.02%) SDLC
9 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
9 7 (14.89%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (14.89%) Windows
9 7 (14.89%) Java
9 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
9 7 (14.89%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (14.89%) Spring
10 6 (12.77%) VB6
10 6 (12.77%) Finance
10 6 (12.77%) VBA
10 6 (12.77%) VB
10 6 (12.77%) OLAP
10 6 (12.77%) SAP

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 15 (31.91%) SharePoint
2 7 (14.89%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (14.89%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (10.64%) IIS
4 1 (2.13%) Apache
4 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.13%) JBoss
4 1 (2.13%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (2.13%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (2.13%) Heroku
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) DHCP
1 1 (2.13%) DNS
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
1 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
1 14 (29.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (12.77%) OLAP
4 6 (12.77%) OLAP Cube
4 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (6.38%) Power BI
6 3 (6.38%) SSDT
7 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
7 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
7 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.13%) MySQL
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.38%) JUnit
2 3 (6.38%) Maven
3 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) Gradle
3 2 (4.26%) JProfiler
3 2 (4.26%) Subversion
4 1 (2.13%) Ant
4 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.13%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (2.13%) Travis CI
4 1 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Law
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (72.34%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.77%) SQL Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) SQL BI Developer
6 4 (8.51%) SSRS Developer
7 3 (6.38%) .NET Applications Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Applications Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Java Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Java Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.38%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (46.81%) .NET
2 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
2 8 (17.02%) Classic ASP
2 8 (17.02%) Web Services
3 7 (14.89%) Spring
4 5 (10.64%) Hibernate
4 5 (10.64%) jQuery
5 4 (8.51%) Ajax
5 4 (8.51%) CSS
5 4 (8.51%) HTML
5 4 (8.51%) WinForms
5 4 (8.51%) XML
6 3 (6.38%) JPA
6 3 (6.38%) JSON
6 3 (6.38%) RESTful
7 2 (4.26%) CSS3
7 2 (4.26%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (4.26%) HTML5
7 2 (4.26%) J2EE
7 2 (4.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) e-Learning
1 2 (4.26%) NHS
2 1 (2.13%) EPoS
2 1 (2.13%) iPad
2 1 (2.13%) PMI
2 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.13%) CoreOS
4 1 (2.13%) Unix
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (17.02%) SDLC
4 6 (12.77%) Dimensional Modelling
4 6 (12.77%) ETL
4 6 (12.77%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (10.64%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.51%) MVC
6 4 (8.51%) Scrum
6 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.38%) ITIL
7 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.26%) OO
8 2 (4.26%) RAD
8 2 (4.26%) TDD
8 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.26%) Workflow
9 1 (2.13%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.17%) C#
2 16 (34.04%) VB.NET
3 7 (14.89%) Java
3 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
4 6 (12.77%) VB
4 6 (12.77%) VB6
4 6 (12.77%) VBA
5 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.26%) VBScript
7 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.13%) CCNA
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.13%) MCSA
2 1 (2.13%) MCSE
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
1 1 (2.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) SCOM
2 1 (2.13%) Mesos
2 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle
3 6 (12.77%) SAP
4 2 (4.26%) Citrix
4 2 (4.26%) Perforce
4 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow
4 2 (4.26%) VMware
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.13%) Cognos
5 1 (2.13%) Dell
5 1 (2.13%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) Informatica
5 1 (2.13%) Kronos
5 1 (2.13%) Tableau
5 1 (2.13%) Teradata
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