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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 15 22 4
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Contract jobs citing SQL 17 10 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 7.83% 5.35% 16.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.29% 14.49% 63.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 13
Average daily rate
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£381 £250 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.50% -30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £250 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.43% -15.90%
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
73 69 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 33.64% 36.90% 25.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 14 24
Average daily rate £388 £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £211 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £409 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £120.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
3 9 (23.68%) Oracle
4 8 (21.05%) .NET
4 8 (21.05%) Migration
5 7 (18.42%) C#
5 7 (18.42%) HTML
5 7 (18.42%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (15.79%) Data Modelling
6 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 6 (15.79%) Agresso
6 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (13.16%) MVC
7 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
7 5 (13.16%) Java
7 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
7 5 (13.16%) Data Migration
8 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
8 4 (10.53%) SAP
8 4 (10.53%) CSS
8 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (10.53%) Logistics
8 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
9 3 (7.89%) Banking
9 3 (7.89%) Retail
9 3 (7.89%) Data Management
9 3 (7.89%) E-Procurement
9 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
9 3 (7.89%) VBA

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.26%) SAS
1 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) InfoPath
2 2 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Agresso
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
1 2 (5.26%) Intranet
2 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (2.63%) MySQL
5 1 (2.63%) DTS
5 1 (2.63%) MS Access
5 1 (2.63%) Informix
5 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (2.63%) Base SAS
5 1 (2.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Toad
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
2 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Report Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.26%) Programmer
5 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) DBA
5 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.26%) SQL DBA
5 2 (5.26%) Data Migration Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (5.26%) SAP Data Migration Specialist
6 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) .NET
2 7 (18.42%) HTML
3 4 (10.53%) CSS
4 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
4 3 (7.89%) XML
4 3 (7.89%) WCF
5 2 (5.26%) WPF
5 2 (5.26%) jQuery
5 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.26%) REST
5 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (5.26%) XSL
5 2 (5.26%) XSLT
5 2 (5.26%) XHTML
5 2 (5.26%) Ajax
5 2 (5.26%) J2EE
5 2 (5.26%) SOAP
5 2 (5.26%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.26%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.63%) Tandem
2 1 (2.63%) Statistics
2 1 (2.63%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Migration
2 7 (18.42%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.79%) Data Modelling
4 5 (13.16%) MVC
4 5 (13.16%) Data Migration
5 4 (10.53%) Logistics
6 3 (7.89%) Data Management
6 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) E-Procurement
6 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Release Management
7 2 (5.26%) Scrum
7 2 (5.26%) ITSM
7 2 (5.26%) Identity Management
7 2 (5.26%) Data Security
7 2 (5.26%) Project Management
7 2 (5.26%) Service Management
7 2 (5.26%) SOA
7 2 (5.26%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) C#
2 5 (13.16%) Java
2 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.89%) VBA
4 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.26%) VB
6 1 (2.63%) ABAP
6 1 (2.63%) Perl
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.63%) PHP5
6 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) SAP
4 3 (7.89%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix
5 1 (2.63%) Avaya
5 1 (2.63%) BMC
5 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.63%) Remedy
5 1 (2.63%) Perforce
5 1 (2.63%) Teradata
5 1 (2.63%) RedPrairie
5 1 (2.63%) Tableau
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £150 to £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago