The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 12 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 37 40 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.20% 12.74% 12.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.82% 42.55% 42.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 36
Median daily rate £338 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £297 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £24.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+55.10% -14.60%

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
133 94 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 33.08% 29.94% 30.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 71 78
Median daily rate £400 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +8.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £17.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -1 33 £331 -18.20% 8
SQL
East Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 41 (34.45%) SQL Server
2 35 (29.41%) Finance
3 32 (26.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (26.05%) Microsoft
5 27 (22.69%) Oracle
5 27 (22.69%) ETL
5 27 (22.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (19.33%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (19.33%) MS Excel
7 22 (18.49%) Data Modelling
8 20 (16.81%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (15.97%) Banking
9 19 (15.97%) Power BI
10 17 (14.29%) PL/SQL
10 17 (14.29%) Informatica
10 17 (14.29%) Migration
11 16 (13.45%) Mainframe
11 16 (13.45%) Java
11 16 (13.45%) ITIL
11 16 (13.45%) Data Management
12 15 (12.61%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (12.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 15 (12.61%) .NET
13 14 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (11.76%) Mentoring
14 13 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (10.08%) C#
15 12 (10.08%) HTML
15 12 (10.08%) MS PowerPoint

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 4 (3.36%) SAS
2 3 (2.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.68%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.68%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.68%) K2 blackpearl
3 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.84%) JBoss
4 1 (0.84%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (19.33%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.36%) MS Office
4 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.84%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.84%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.24%) Boomi
2 3 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.84%) FTP
1 1 (0.84%) Intranet
1 1 (0.84%) LAN
1 1 (0.84%) PABX
1 1 (0.84%) PuTTY
1 1 (0.84%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (34.45%) SQL Server
2 32 (26.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (22.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (16.81%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (15.97%) Power BI
6 15 (12.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (9.24%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Power View
9 6 (5.04%) Relational Database
10 5 (4.20%) PowerPivot
10 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (3.36%) MySQL
11 4 (3.36%) Oracle Database
12 3 (2.52%) MongoDB
12 3 (2.52%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (1.68%) Apache Hive
13 2 (1.68%) Big Data
13 2 (1.68%) DB2
13 2 (1.68%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.04%) Eclipse
3 6 (5.04%) IntelliJ
3 6 (5.04%) JUnit
3 6 (5.04%) Maven
4 4 (3.36%) Gradle
5 3 (2.52%) JBehave
5 3 (2.52%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.52%) JIRA
5 3 (2.52%) JProfiler
5 3 (2.52%) SonarQube
5 3 (2.52%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.52%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.68%) Grunt
6 2 (1.68%) gulp
7 1 (0.84%) Selenium
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.84%) Subversion
7 1 (0.84%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 35 (29.41%) Finance
2 19 (15.97%) Banking
3 5 (4.20%) Retail
4 4 (3.36%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.52%) Advertising
5 3 (2.52%) Legal
6 2 (1.68%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.84%) Back Office
7 1 (0.84%) Front Office
7 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.84%) Law
7 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (38.66%) Developer
2 28 (23.53%) Analyst
3 16 (13.45%) Data Analyst
4 14 (11.76%) Informatica Developer
5 13 (10.92%) Consultant
6 12 (10.08%) Business Data Analyst
7 11 (9.24%) ETL Developer
7 11 (9.24%) Integration Consultant
8 10 (8.40%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 9 (7.56%) Informatica ETL Developer
9 9 (7.56%) Java Developer
10 8 (6.72%) Applications Support
11 7 (5.88%) Support Analyst
12 6 (5.04%) Applications Support Analyst
12 6 (5.04%) Designer
12 6 (5.04%) Junior
12 6 (5.04%) SSIS Consultant
13 5 (4.20%) Graduate Analyst
13 5 (4.20%) Graduate Data Analyst
13 5 (4.20%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.61%) .NET
2 12 (10.08%) HTML
3 10 (8.40%) Spring
3 10 (8.40%) Web Services
4 9 (7.56%) XML
5 8 (6.72%) AngularJS
5 8 (6.72%) CSS
5 8 (6.72%) Hibernate
5 8 (6.72%) HTML5
5 8 (6.72%) JSON
6 7 (5.88%) D3.js
6 7 (5.88%) jQuery
7 6 (5.04%) REST
8 5 (4.20%) CSS3
8 5 (4.20%) J2EE
9 4 (3.36%) Ajax
9 4 (3.36%) Java EE
9 4 (3.36%) JPA
9 4 (3.36%) SOAP
10 3 (2.52%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.45%) Mainframe
2 5 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.36%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.36%) iPad
4 3 (2.52%) User Experience
5 1 (0.84%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.84%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.84%) iPhone
5 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.84%) PMI
5 1 (0.84%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.24%) Windows
2 6 (5.04%) Linux
3 2 (1.68%) Android
3 2 (1.68%) Unix
4 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.84%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.69%) ETL
2 23 (19.33%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (18.49%) Data Modelling
4 17 (14.29%) Migration
5 16 (13.45%) Data Management
5 16 (13.45%) ITIL
6 15 (12.61%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 13 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (10.08%) Data Cleansing
10 11 (9.24%) Coaching
10 11 (9.24%) Functional Testing
10 11 (9.24%) System Integration Testing
11 10 (8.40%) Analytics
11 10 (8.40%) Continuous Deployment
11 10 (8.40%) Regression Testing
12 8 (6.72%) Data Visualisation
12 8 (6.72%) Visualisation
13 7 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 16 (13.45%) Java
3 12 (10.08%) C#
4 11 (9.24%) T-SQL
5 10 (8.40%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.72%) VBA
7 5 (4.20%) Python
7 5 (4.20%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.36%) C
8 4 (3.36%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.52%) VB
9 3 (2.52%) VB6
10 2 (1.68%) C++
11 1 (0.84%) Groovy
11 1 (0.84%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.84%) PHP
11 1 (0.84%) Ruby
11 1 (0.84%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (4.20%) Degree
1 5 (4.20%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (2.52%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.84%) CCNA
3 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.84%) MCSE
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.40%) QA
2 3 (2.52%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.84%) IFRS
3 1 (0.84%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.84%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (3.36%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.84%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 31 (26.05%) Microsoft
2 27 (22.69%) Oracle
3 17 (14.29%) Informatica
4 11 (9.24%) Dell
5 10 (8.40%) VMware
6 6 (5.04%) Perforce
7 4 (3.36%) SAP
7 4 (3.36%) Teradata
8 3 (2.52%) hybris
9 1 (0.84%) Chordiant
9 1 (0.84%) Cisco
9 1 (0.84%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.84%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.84%) Talend
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