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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 36 53 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.70% 14.10% 10.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.00% 40.46% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 16
Median daily rate £350 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £488 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.13% -29.68%
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
100 131 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 26.95% 34.84% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 83 60
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £507 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 1
Median hourly rate £54.50 £19.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+186.84% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 31 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -2 18 £400 +14.28% 7
Kettering - 1 £288 - 1
SQL
East Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 35 (43.75%) .NET
2 32 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 31 (38.75%) Microsoft
4 30 (37.50%) C#
5 25 (31.25%) VB.NET
6 24 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (26.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (23.75%) SharePoint
10 16 (20.00%) ETL
10 16 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
11 15 (18.75%) JavaScript
12 13 (16.25%) Oracle
12 13 (16.25%) Web Services
13 12 (15.00%) Classic ASP
14 11 (13.75%) VB
14 11 (13.75%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (13.75%) Windows
14 11 (13.75%) MVC
14 11 (13.75%) PowerShell
14 11 (13.75%) SharePoint 2013
15 10 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
15 10 (12.50%) jQuery
15 10 (12.50%) VB6
15 10 (12.50%) SAP
15 10 (12.50%) VBA
16 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET
16 9 (11.25%) Finance
16 9 (11.25%) SharePoint Server

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 19 (23.75%) SharePoint
2 11 (13.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (11.25%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (6.25%) IIS
5 2 (2.50%) Apache
5 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.25%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.25%) JBoss
6 1 (1.25%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
2 1 (1.25%) MS Project
2 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.25%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (1.25%) Heroku
3 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) DHCP
1 2 (2.50%) DNS
1 2 (2.50%) Firewall
1 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (26.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (13.75%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (8.75%) OLAP
7 7 (8.75%) OLAP Cube
7 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (6.25%) SSDT
9 4 (5.00%) DB2
10 3 (3.75%) Power BI
10 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
10 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
11 2 (2.50%) MySQL
11 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
12 1 (1.25%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.75%) JUnit
3 3 (3.75%) Maven
3 3 (3.75%) Subversion
4 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.50%) Gradle
4 2 (2.50%) JProfiler
5 1 (1.25%) Ant
5 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.25%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (1.25%) Travis CI
5 1 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (11.25%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Law
3 3 (3.75%) Advertising
4 2 (2.50%) Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Legal
5 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (68.75%) Developer
2 15 (18.75%) SharePoint Developer
3 13 (16.25%) Analyst
4 12 (15.00%) SQL Developer
5 10 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 9 (11.25%) Data Analyst
6 9 (11.25%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Java Developer
8 6 (7.50%) SQL BI Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 5 (6.25%) SSRS Developer
10 4 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (5.00%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 4 (5.00%) SSIS Developer
10 4 (5.00%) VB.NET Developer
11 3 (3.75%) Applications Developer
11 3 (3.75%) Architect
11 3 (3.75%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (43.75%) .NET
2 13 (16.25%) Web Services
3 12 (15.00%) Classic ASP
4 10 (12.50%) jQuery
5 9 (11.25%) .NET Framework
5 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET
6 7 (8.75%) CSS
6 7 (8.75%) HTML
6 7 (8.75%) Spring
7 5 (6.25%) Hibernate
8 4 (5.00%) Ajax
8 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.00%) WinForms
8 4 (5.00%) XML
9 3 (3.75%) JPA
9 3 (3.75%) JSON
9 3 (3.75%) RESTful
10 2 (2.50%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (2.50%) HTML5
10 2 (2.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) Data Integration
1 4 (5.00%) iSeries
2 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.50%) e-Learning
2 2 (2.50%) iPad
2 2 (2.50%) NHS
3 1 (1.25%) EPoS
3 1 (1.25%) PMI
3 1 (1.25%) Replication
3 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.75%) Windows
2 4 (5.00%) Linux
3 2 (2.50%) Unix
3 2 (2.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.25%) CoreOS
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (20.00%) ETL
3 11 (13.75%) MVC
4 10 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
5 9 (11.25%) SDLC
6 8 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.75%) Data Modelling
8 6 (7.50%) Dimensional Modelling
8 6 (7.50%) ITIL
9 5 (6.25%) Scrum
10 4 (5.00%) ETL Development
10 4 (5.00%) Inmon Methodology
10 4 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (5.00%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.75%) Data Mapping
11 3 (3.75%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (3.75%) Waterfall
11 3 (3.75%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.50%) C#
2 25 (31.25%) VB.NET
3 15 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.75%) PowerShell
4 11 (13.75%) VB
5 10 (12.50%) VB6
5 10 (12.50%) VBA
6 8 (10.00%) Java
7 6 (7.50%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.00%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.50%) VBScript
10 1 (1.25%) AWK
10 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.25%) PHP
10 1 (1.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.75%) HND
3 2 (2.50%) CCNA
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.50%) MCSA
3 2 (2.50%) MCSE
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) SCOM
2 1 (1.25%) Mesos
2 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (38.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.25%) Oracle
3 10 (12.50%) SAP
4 3 (3.75%) VMware
5 2 (2.50%) Cisco
5 2 (2.50%) Citrix
5 2 (2.50%) Dell
5 2 (2.50%) HP
5 2 (2.50%) Perforce
5 2 (2.50%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.25%) Cognos
6 1 (1.25%) Endeca
6 1 (1.25%) Informatica
6 1 (1.25%) Kronos
6 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.25%) Tableau
6 1 (1.25%) Teradata
6 1 (1.25%) Twitter
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