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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 26 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 12.38% 9.69% 11.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.94% 31.46% 39.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 12
Median daily rate £405 £423 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% +2.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £250 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £535 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -23.66%
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
62 89 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 29.52% 30.80% 28.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 48 39
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £542 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
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 £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 2 May 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 2 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 25 (48.08%) .NET
2 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 20 (38.46%) C#
4 19 (36.54%) VB.NET
5 18 (34.62%) SharePoint
6 17 (32.69%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
9 13 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (19.23%) Web Services
11 9 (17.31%) Oracle
11 9 (17.31%) Java
11 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
11 9 (17.31%) SDLC
12 8 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (15.38%) .NET Framework
12 8 (15.38%) jQuery
12 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (15.38%) HTML
12 8 (15.38%) Classic ASP
13 7 (13.46%) Windows
13 7 (13.46%) OLAP
13 7 (13.46%) XML
13 7 (13.46%) Dimensional Modelling
13 7 (13.46%) PowerShell
13 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (13.46%) Kimball Methodology
13 7 (13.46%) SharePoint 2013

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 18 (34.62%) SharePoint
2 8 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (13.46%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (9.62%) IIS
5 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.92%) JBoss
5 1 (1.92%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) DHCP
1 1 (1.92%) DNS
1 1 (1.92%) Firewall
1 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
3 13 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (13.46%) OLAP
5 7 (13.46%) OLAP Cube
5 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (7.69%) DB2
7 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (5.77%) Power BI
8 3 (5.77%) SSDT
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.92%) QlikView
10 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.69%) Lombardi
2 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (1.92%) Ant
4 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.92%) Gradle
4 1 (1.92%) JProfiler
4 1 (1.92%) JUnit
4 1 (1.92%) Maven
4 1 (1.92%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Law
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (75.00%) Developer
2 14 (26.92%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (13.46%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.62%) SSRS Developer
6 4 (7.69%) .NET Applications Developer
6 4 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Applications Developer
6 4 (7.69%) SQL BI Developer
6 4 (7.69%) SSIS Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Applications Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (48.08%) .NET
2 10 (19.23%) Web Services
3 8 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 8 (15.38%) Classic ASP
3 8 (15.38%) HTML
3 8 (15.38%) jQuery
4 7 (13.46%) XML
5 6 (11.54%) Ajax
5 6 (11.54%) HTML5
6 5 (9.62%) J2EE
6 5 (9.62%) Spring
6 5 (9.62%) XSLT
7 4 (7.69%) Hibernate
7 4 (7.69%) SOAP
7 4 (7.69%) WinForms
8 3 (5.77%) CSS
8 3 (5.77%) RESTful
9 2 (3.85%) CSS3
9 2 (3.85%) JPA
9 2 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) NHS
2 2 (3.85%) e-Learning
2 2 (3.85%) Replication
3 1 (1.92%) EPoS
3 1 (1.92%) iPad
3 1 (1.92%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (17.31%) SDLC
4 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (13.46%) Dimensional Modelling
4 7 (13.46%) Kimball Methodology
5 6 (11.54%) ETL
6 5 (9.62%) Data Modelling
6 5 (9.62%) Scrum
7 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.77%) ITIL
8 3 (5.77%) MVC
8 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.85%) Change Management
9 2 (3.85%) Project Management
9 2 (3.85%) TDD
9 2 (3.85%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.85%) Workflow
10 1 (1.92%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) C#
2 19 (36.54%) VB.NET
3 9 (17.31%) Java
3 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
4 7 (13.46%) PowerShell
5 6 (11.54%) VB
5 6 (11.54%) VB6
5 6 (11.54%) VBA
6 4 (7.69%) XPath
6 4 (7.69%) XQuery
7 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.85%) VBScript
9 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.92%) CCNA
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.92%) MCSA
2 1 (1.92%) MCSE
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) Oracle
3 5 (9.62%) SAP
4 4 (7.69%) IBM
5 2 (3.85%) Citrix
5 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco
6 1 (1.92%) Cognos
6 1 (1.92%) Dell
6 1 (1.92%) HP
6 1 (1.92%) Kronos
6 1 (1.92%) Perforce
6 1 (1.92%) Tableau
6 1 (1.92%) Teradata
6 1 (1.92%) VMware