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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 49 25 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 12.01% 6.89% 8.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.18% 27.78% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 14
Average daily rate
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£313 £360 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.19% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.25 £26.33
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.11%
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
119 90 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 29.17% 24.79% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 62 28
Average daily rate £363 £338 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £14.96 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +8 27 £325 -13.33% 9
Corby - 4 - -
Kettering - 1 £300 - 1
SQL
East Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 37 (35.58%) Oracle
2 25 (24.04%) PL/SQL
3 21 (20.19%) SQL Server
4 19 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (17.31%) Finance
5 18 (17.31%) Oracle Database
6 17 (16.35%) Windows
7 16 (15.38%) UNIX
8 15 (14.42%) E-Commerce
9 14 (13.46%) Java
9 14 (13.46%) Microsoft
9 14 (13.46%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (13.46%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (12.50%) .NET
11 12 (11.54%) JavaScript
11 12 (11.54%) Billing
12 10 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (9.62%) T-SQL
12 10 (9.62%) ETL
13 9 (8.65%) Endeca
13 9 (8.65%) Oracle APEX
13 9 (8.65%) Retail
14 8 (7.69%) Marketing
14 8 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (7.69%) HTML
14 8 (7.69%) Web Services
14 8 (7.69%) ITIL
15 7 (6.73%) C#
15 7 (6.73%) MS Excel

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 4 (3.85%) Apache Solr
2 3 (2.88%) SAS
2 3 (2.88%) IIS
2 3 (2.88%) Apache
2 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.92%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.92%) OpenEdge
3 2 (1.92%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.96%) CMS
4 1 (0.96%) Lync
4 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.77%) MS Office
3 2 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Agresso
1 4 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.96%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.96%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.92%) PaaS
3 1 (0.96%) Office 365
3 1 (0.96%) SaaS
3 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) GPRS
1 1 (0.96%) DHCP
1 1 (0.96%) DNS
1 1 (0.96%) 3G
1 1 (0.96%) 2G
1 1 (0.96%) HSPA
1 1 (0.96%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.19%) SQL Server
2 18 (17.31%) Oracle Database
3 14 (13.46%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.81%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (4.81%) DTS
8 4 (3.85%) Data Mining
8 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (3.85%) Big Data
8 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.85%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (2.88%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.88%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.88%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (8.65%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (5.77%) JIRA
3 3 (2.88%) Subversion
4 2 (1.92%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.96%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.96%) ERwin
5 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.96%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.96%) Gradle
General
1 18 (17.31%) Finance
2 12 (11.54%) Billing
3 9 (8.65%) Retail
4 8 (7.69%) Marketing
5 3 (2.88%) Automotive
6 2 (1.92%) Banking
6 2 (1.92%) Advertising
7 1 (0.96%) Publishing
7 1 (0.96%) Military
7 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.96%) Front Office
7 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (36.54%) Developer
2 31 (29.81%) Analyst
3 14 (13.46%) Test Analyst
4 9 (8.65%) Analyst Programmer
4 9 (8.65%) Programmer
4 9 (8.65%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (5.77%) Consultant
5 6 (5.77%) Agile Test Analyst
6 5 (4.81%) DBA
6 5 (4.81%) Architect
6 5 (4.81%) Applications Support
6 5 (4.81%) SQL DBA
6 5 (4.81%) SQL Developer
7 4 (3.85%) PL/SQL Developer
7 4 (3.85%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
7 4 (3.85%) Developer Analyst
7 4 (3.85%) Oracle Analyst
8 3 (2.88%) MI Developer
8 3 (2.88%) Test Leader
8 3 (2.88%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.50%) .NET
2 8 (7.69%) Web Services
2 8 (7.69%) HTML
3 6 (5.77%) XML
4 4 (3.85%) XSD
5 3 (2.88%) CSS
5 3 (2.88%) SOAP
5 3 (2.88%) WSDL
5 3 (2.88%) WinForms
5 3 (2.88%) HTML5
6 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.92%) jQuery
6 2 (1.92%) Spring
7 1 (0.96%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.96%) Spring MVC
7 1 (0.96%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.96%) JSP
7 1 (0.96%) J2EE
7 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.96%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
1 3 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.92%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.96%) Clustering
3 1 (0.96%) User Experience
3 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.35%) Windows
2 16 (15.38%) UNIX
3 6 (5.77%) Linux
4 4 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.96%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.96%) AIX
6 1 (0.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (14.42%) E-Commerce
3 14 (13.46%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (9.62%) ETL
5 8 (7.69%) ITIL
6 7 (6.73%) B2B
6 7 (6.73%) B2C
6 7 (6.73%) Validation
6 7 (6.73%) User Stories
7 6 (5.77%) ITIL V3
7 6 (5.77%) Test Management
7 6 (5.77%) ITSM
7 6 (5.77%) CRM
7 6 (5.77%) Data Modelling
7 6 (5.77%) Service Management
7 6 (5.77%) SDLC
8 5 (4.81%) Mentoring
8 5 (4.81%) Migration
8 5 (4.81%) Scrum
8 5 (4.81%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (24.04%) PL/SQL
2 14 (13.46%) Java
3 12 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 10 (9.62%) T-SQL
5 7 (6.73%) C#
6 5 (4.81%) C
7 4 (3.85%) AWK
7 4 (3.85%) VB
7 4 (3.85%) Perl
7 4 (3.85%) PHP
8 3 (2.88%) VBA
9 2 (1.92%) Progress 4GL
10 1 (0.96%) Korn
10 1 (0.96%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.96%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (4.81%) Degree
1 5 (4.81%) ISEB
2 2 (1.92%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.92%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.96%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.92%) HDFS
2 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.96%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) OVSD
2 1 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.96%) Control-M
Vendors
1 37 (35.58%) Oracle
2 14 (13.46%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.65%) Endeca
4 4 (3.85%) Remedy
4 4 (3.85%) hybris
4 4 (3.85%) HP
4 4 (3.85%) BMC
4 4 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.88%) SAP
5 3 (2.88%) IBM
6 2 (1.92%) Progress
6 2 (1.92%) Citrix
6 2 (1.92%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.92%) RedPrairie
6 2 (1.92%) VMware
6 2 (1.92%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.96%) Greenplum
7 1 (0.96%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 1 (0.96%) Amdocs
7 1 (0.96%) Teradata
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