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 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 67 34 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.66% 9.58% 6.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.61% 33.66% 37.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 17 11
Average daily rate
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£369 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.83% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £265 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.63 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-23.37% +20.94%
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
165 101 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 36.11% 28.45% 18.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 62 25
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £250 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £418 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015. 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
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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 -1 28 £411 +2.81% 16
Corby - 2 - -
Kettering - 2 £303 - 1
SQL
East Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 51 (46.36%) Oracle
2 36 (32.73%) PL/SQL
3 24 (21.82%) Java
4 23 (20.91%) UNIX
5 22 (20.00%) ETL
6 20 (18.18%) Finance
7 19 (17.27%) JavaScript
8 18 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (15.45%) Windows
10 16 (14.55%) Data Mapping
11 15 (13.64%) Banking
11 15 (13.64%) Data Analysis
11 15 (13.64%) Oracle Database
12 14 (12.73%) Billing
12 14 (12.73%) Data Modelling
12 14 (12.73%) SQL Server
12 14 (12.73%) .NET
13 13 (11.82%) Web Services
13 13 (11.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (11.82%) Subversion
14 12 (10.91%) Oracle Database 11g
15 11 (10.00%) Retail
15 11 (10.00%) Data Management
15 11 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
15 11 (10.00%) Mentoring
16 10 (9.09%) Migration
16 10 (9.09%) E-Commerce
16 10 (9.09%) Linux
16 10 (9.09%) ASP.NET

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 7 (6.36%) Apache
1 7 (6.36%) SAS
1 7 (6.36%) Apache Solr
2 6 (5.45%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.82%) JBoss
3 2 (1.82%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.91%) IIS
4 1 (0.91%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.91%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 9 (8.18%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.91%) MS Office
3 1 (0.91%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) SMTP
1 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.91%) DNS
1 1 (0.91%) SSL
1 1 (0.91%) Internet
1 1 (0.91%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 14 (12.73%) SQL Server
3 13 (11.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (10.91%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (9.09%) Hadoop
7 9 (8.18%) Big Data
7 9 (8.18%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (6.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (5.45%) Apache Hive
11 5 (4.55%) MongoDB
11 5 (4.55%) Relational Database
12 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (3.64%) OLAP
12 4 (3.64%) DTS
13 3 (2.73%) Data Mining
13 3 (2.73%) MySQL
13 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (11.82%) Subversion
2 9 (8.18%) JIRA
2 9 (8.18%) Oracle APEX
3 8 (7.27%) Toad
4 7 (6.36%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.82%) Maven
5 2 (1.82%) Ant
5 2 (1.82%) JUnit
5 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.91%) Gradle
General
1 20 (18.18%) Finance
2 15 (13.64%) Banking
3 14 (12.73%) Billing
4 11 (10.00%) Retail
5 7 (6.36%) Marketing
6 4 (3.64%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.73%) Advertising
8 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.91%) Back Office
9 1 (0.91%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 42 (38.18%) Analyst
2 27 (24.55%) Developer
3 11 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 11 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 10 (9.09%) Architect
5 9 (8.18%) Systems Analyst
5 9 (8.18%) Programmer
6 8 (7.27%) Consultant
6 8 (7.27%) C# Developer
6 8 (7.27%) Test Analyst
6 8 (7.27%) Business Systems Analyst
7 7 (6.36%) Analyst Programmer
7 7 (6.36%) Data Modeller
7 7 (6.36%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (5.45%) .NET Developer
8 6 (5.45%) DBA
9 5 (4.55%) Data Migration Analyst
10 4 (3.64%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (3.64%) SQL DBA
11 3 (2.73%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.73%) .NET
2 13 (11.82%) Web Services
3 10 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 8 (7.27%) XML
5 7 (6.36%) XSLT
6 4 (3.64%) CSS
7 3 (2.73%) Java EE
7 3 (2.73%) Spring
7 3 (2.73%) HTML
8 2 (1.82%) Ajax
8 2 (1.82%) Spring MVC
8 2 (1.82%) JSP
8 2 (1.82%) XHTML
9 1 (0.91%) Middleware
9 1 (0.91%) SOAP
9 1 (0.91%) WCF
9 1 (0.91%) jQuery
9 1 (0.91%) Apache CXF
9 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.91%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.55%) Reference Data
2 4 (3.64%) NHS
3 3 (2.73%) NPfIT
3 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.73%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.91%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.91%) Clustering
4 1 (0.91%) IVR
4 1 (0.91%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.91%) UNIX
2 17 (15.45%) Windows
3 10 (9.09%) Linux
4 7 (6.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.82%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.00%) ETL
2 18 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (14.55%) Data Mapping
4 15 (13.64%) Data Analysis
5 14 (12.73%) Data Modelling
6 11 (10.00%) Data Management
6 11 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 10 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 10 (9.09%) Migration
7 10 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
7 10 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 9 (8.18%) Data Migration
9 7 (6.36%) System Testing
9 7 (6.36%) Scrum
9 7 (6.36%) B2B
9 7 (6.36%) B2C
10 6 (5.45%) UML
10 6 (5.45%) Validation
11 5 (4.55%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (32.73%) PL/SQL
2 24 (21.82%) Java
3 19 (17.27%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.18%) C#
5 7 (6.36%) AWK
6 6 (5.45%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.64%) C
8 3 (2.73%) Perl
9 1 (0.91%) PHP
9 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.91%) VBA
9 1 (0.91%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.91%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.91%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (4.55%) ISEB
2 2 (1.82%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.91%) QA
1 1 (0.91%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (7.27%) HDFS
2 2 (1.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.91%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) SCCM
1 2 (1.82%) SCOM
2 1 (0.91%) Oozie
2 1 (0.91%) Control-M
Vendors
1 51 (46.36%) Oracle
2 9 (8.18%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.27%) Endeca
3 8 (7.27%) hybris
4 7 (6.36%) Teradata
4 7 (6.36%) GoldenSource
4 7 (6.36%) Red Hat
5 6 (5.45%) SAP
6 3 (2.73%) IBM
6 3 (2.73%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.82%) NetApp
7 2 (1.82%) Embarcadero
7 2 (1.82%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.91%) Akamai
8 1 (0.91%) F5
8 1 (0.91%) Facebook
8 1 (0.91%) Twitter
8 1 (0.91%) Google
8 1 (0.91%) Greenplum
8 1 (0.91%) MicroStrategy
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