The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL 40 50 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.33% 11.68% 7.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.62% 39.06% 32.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 10
Average daily rate £403 £350 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £265 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £465 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +1.78%
SQL
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
84 128 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 28.00% 29.91% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 74 40
Average daily rate £388 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £466 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £16.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Northamptonshire region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Northamptonshire region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +9 27 £419 +39.58% 25
Corby - 1 £325 -
SQL
East Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 42 (38.89%) .NET
2 39 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 39 (36.11%) C#
3 34 (31.48%) Microsoft
3 34 (31.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (29.63%) VB.NET
5 24 (22.22%) Oracle
5 24 (22.22%) Finance
6 23 (21.30%) ETL
7 22 (20.37%) SharePoint
8 21 (19.44%) Web Services
9 20 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (17.59%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 16 (14.81%) Unix
13 15 (13.89%) .NET Framework
13 15 (13.89%) jQuery
14 14 (12.96%) DB2
14 14 (12.96%) SDLC
15 13 (12.04%) PL/SQL
15 13 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (11.11%) Data Migration
16 12 (11.11%) MS Excel
16 12 (11.11%) Migration
17 11 (10.19%) SharePoint 2013
17 11 (10.19%) MVC
17 11 (10.19%) XML
17 11 (10.19%) ITIL
17 11 (10.19%) SQL Server 2008
18 10 (9.26%) VB

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 22 (20.37%) SharePoint
2 11 (10.19%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (5.56%) Apache Solr
5 4 (3.70%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.85%) CMS
6 2 (1.85%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.93%) Apache
7 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.93%) IIS
7 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.78%) MS Office
2 3 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.78%) MS Project
3 2 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (4.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.63%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.93%) BigMachines
5 1 (0.93%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.85%) Office 365
2 2 (1.85%) PaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.93%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) Firewall
2 1 (0.93%) DHCP
2 1 (0.93%) DNS
2 1 (0.93%) SMTP
2 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 34 (31.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (12.96%) DB2
5 11 (10.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (9.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (1.85%) OLAP
11 2 (1.85%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (1.85%) Power BI
12 1 (0.93%) Informix
12 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.93%) QlikView
12 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.93%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 8 (7.41%) Subversion
2 7 (6.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.63%) Lombardi
4 3 (2.78%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.93%) JIRA
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.93%) Toad
General
1 24 (22.22%) Finance
2 8 (7.41%) Law
3 4 (3.70%) Marketing
4 3 (2.78%) Billing
4 3 (2.78%) Front Office
5 2 (1.85%) Advertising
5 2 (1.85%) Banking
5 2 (1.85%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.85%) Legal
5 2 (1.85%) Publishing
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (66.67%) Developer
2 20 (18.52%) Analyst
3 19 (17.59%) SQL Developer
4 18 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
5 13 (12.04%) .NET Developer
6 12 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 12 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
7 10 (9.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (9.26%) VB.NET Developer
8 9 (8.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 7 (6.48%) Applications Support
9 7 (6.48%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (6.48%) Oracle Analyst
9 7 (6.48%) Support Analyst
10 6 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (5.56%) ETL Developer
10 6 (5.56%) Java Developer
10 6 (5.56%) Test Analyst
11 5 (4.63%) CRM Developer
11 5 (4.63%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (38.89%) .NET
2 21 (19.44%) Web Services
3 15 (13.89%) .NET Framework
3 15 (13.89%) jQuery
4 11 (10.19%) XML
5 10 (9.26%) HTML
6 9 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 9 (8.33%) Classic ASP
6 9 (8.33%) SOAP
7 8 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (6.48%) HTML5
9 6 (5.56%) Ajax
9 6 (5.56%) J2EE
10 5 (4.63%) XSD
10 5 (4.63%) XSLT
11 4 (3.70%) AngularJS
11 4 (3.70%) CSS
12 3 (2.78%) RESTful
12 3 (2.78%) WSDL
13 2 (1.85%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.33%) iSeries
2 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.70%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.78%) User Experience
4 2 (1.85%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.85%) NHS
5 1 (0.93%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.93%) iPad
5 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.93%) PMI
5 1 (0.93%) Replication
5 1 (0.93%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.81%) Unix
2 10 (9.26%) Windows
3 8 (7.41%) Linux
4 6 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.63%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.30%) ETL
2 19 (17.59%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (12.96%) SDLC
4 13 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 12 (11.11%) Migration
6 11 (10.19%) ITIL
6 11 (10.19%) MVC
7 9 (8.33%) Service Management
8 8 (7.41%) E-Commerce
9 7 (6.48%) ITIL V3
9 7 (6.48%) ITSM
9 7 (6.48%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (5.56%) Configuration Management
10 6 (5.56%) CRM
10 6 (5.56%) ETL Development
10 6 (5.56%) Functional Testing
10 6 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
10 6 (5.56%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.63%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (36.11%) C#
2 32 (29.63%) VB.NET
3 18 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 13 (12.04%) PL/SQL
5 10 (9.26%) Java
5 10 (9.26%) VB
5 10 (9.26%) VBA
6 9 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 9 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 9 (8.33%) VB6
7 5 (4.63%) AWK
7 5 (4.63%) XPath
7 5 (4.63%) XQuery
8 3 (2.78%) PHP
9 2 (1.85%) Perl
9 2 (1.85%) Python
10 1 (0.93%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (3.70%) Degree
1 4 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.85%) HND
3 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) CCNA
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.93%) MCSA
4 1 (0.93%) MCSE
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 34 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 24 (22.22%) Oracle
3 9 (8.33%) IBM
4 8 (7.41%) SAP
5 7 (6.48%) BMC
5 7 (6.48%) Remedy
6 6 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.70%) hybris
8 3 (2.78%) VMware
9 2 (1.85%) Informatica
9 2 (1.85%) Tableau
9 2 (1.85%) Teradata
10 1 (0.93%) Cisco
10 1 (0.93%) Cognos
10 1 (0.93%) Dell
10 1 (0.93%) Google
10 1 (0.93%) HP
10 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.93%) Siebel
10 1 (0.93%) Twitter
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