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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 32 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 14.29% 8.66% 10.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.06% 36.67% 40.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 14
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £190 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £475 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £28.13 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +14.79%
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
68 60 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 30.36% 23.62% 25.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 41 40
Median daily rate £425 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £521 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (41.38%) .NET
3 23 (39.66%) SharePoint
4 22 (37.93%) C#
5 21 (36.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (34.48%) SQL Server
7 19 (32.76%) VB.NET
7 19 (32.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (32.76%) SharePoint 2013
8 16 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (24.14%) SAP
9 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (24.14%) PowerShell
10 13 (22.41%) .NET Framework
10 13 (22.41%) Classic ASP
10 13 (22.41%) Finance
11 11 (18.97%) VBA
11 11 (18.97%) VB
11 11 (18.97%) ETL
11 11 (18.97%) VB6
12 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
12 10 (17.24%) Oracle
12 10 (17.24%) Web Services
13 9 (15.52%) Java
13 9 (15.52%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (15.52%) Spring
13 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (15.52%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (13.79%) jQuery

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 23 (39.66%) SharePoint
2 19 (32.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (10.34%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (8.62%) IIS
5 3 (5.17%) K2 blackpearl
5 3 (5.17%) SAS
6 1 (1.72%) Apache
6 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.72%) JBoss
6 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Endur
1 1 (1.72%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Boomi
2 4 (6.90%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.72%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (1.72%) Heroku
4 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) DHCP
1 1 (1.72%) DNS
1 1 (1.72%) Firewall
1 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (34.48%) SQL Server
3 19 (32.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (15.52%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (10.34%) OLAP
6 6 (10.34%) OLAP Cube
6 6 (10.34%) Power BI
7 5 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
8 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
8 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (5.17%) SSDT
10 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
10 2 (3.45%) MySQL
10 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
10 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.62%) JUnit
2 5 (8.62%) Maven
3 4 (6.90%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.90%) Gradle
3 4 (6.90%) JProfiler
3 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.45%) IntelliJ
5 2 (3.45%) SonarQube
5 2 (3.45%) Subversion
6 1 (1.72%) Ant
6 1 (1.72%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.72%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (1.72%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Back Office
3 1 (1.72%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Law
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (72.41%) Developer
2 18 (31.03%) SharePoint Developer
3 9 (15.52%) Java Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Architect
4 8 (13.79%) SQL Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.90%) SQL BI Developer
7 4 (6.90%) SSIS Developer
7 4 (6.90%) SSRS Developer
8 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Consultant
8 3 (5.17%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Applications Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (41.38%) .NET
2 13 (22.41%) .NET Framework
2 13 (22.41%) Classic ASP
3 10 (17.24%) Web Services
4 9 (15.52%) Spring
5 8 (13.79%) jQuery
6 7 (12.07%) Hibernate
7 6 (10.34%) Ajax
8 5 (8.62%) CSS
8 5 (8.62%) HTML
8 5 (8.62%) JPA
8 5 (8.62%) JSON
9 4 (6.90%) WinForms
9 4 (6.90%) XML
10 3 (5.17%) J2EE
10 3 (5.17%) REST
10 3 (5.17%) RESTful
10 3 (5.17%) SAP Smart Forms
10 3 (5.17%) Spring Boot
11 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.45%) NHS
2 2 (3.45%) RIA
2 2 (3.45%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) EPoS
3 1 (1.72%) iPad
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.72%) Neural Network
3 1 (1.72%) Replication
3 1 (1.72%) Statistics
3 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Linux
3 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.72%) CoreOS
4 1 (1.72%) Unix
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (18.97%) ETL
4 8 (13.79%) ITIL
4 8 (13.79%) SDLC
5 6 (10.34%) Data Modelling
5 6 (10.34%) Dimensional Modelling
5 6 (10.34%) Kimball Methodology
5 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
6 5 (8.62%) Scrum
7 4 (6.90%) OO
7 4 (6.90%) RAD
7 4 (6.90%) SOA
7 4 (6.90%) TDD
8 3 (5.17%) MVC
8 3 (5.17%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.45%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (3.45%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 2 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) C#
2 19 (32.76%) VB.NET
3 14 (24.14%) PowerShell
4 11 (18.97%) VB
4 11 (18.97%) VB6
4 11 (18.97%) VBA
5 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
6 9 (15.52%) Java
7 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.45%) VBScript
9 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.72%) PHP
9 1 (1.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (8.62%) HND
3 1 (1.72%) CCNA
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.72%) MCSA
3 1 (1.72%) MCSE
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.72%) Docker
1 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SCOM
2 1 (1.72%) Mesos
2 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.72%) OVSD
2 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (24.14%) SAP
3 10 (17.24%) Oracle
4 6 (10.34%) Dell
4 6 (10.34%) VMware
5 4 (6.90%) Perforce
6 2 (3.45%) Citrix
6 2 (3.45%) HP
6 2 (3.45%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.45%) Teradata
7 1 (1.72%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco
7 1 (1.72%) Informatica
7 1 (1.72%) Kronos
7 1 (1.72%) Murex
7 1 (1.72%) Reuters