The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Northamptonshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 21 8
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs citing SQL 32 16 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.89% 5.97% 10.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.51% 23.19% 51.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 21
Average daily rate
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£350 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £410 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £23.75 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.41 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.79% +9.64%
Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
81 69 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 22.50% 25.75% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 28 39
Average daily rate £325 £313 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £244 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £23.75 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
SQL
East Midlands

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 +13 22 £375 +50.00% 14
Towcester - - - -
Daventry - - - - 1
Kettering - - - - 1
SQL
East Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 22 (33.33%) Finance
2 21 (31.82%) SQL Server
3 20 (30.30%) .NET
4 13 (19.70%) Oracle
5 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (16.67%) C#
7 10 (15.15%) HTML
7 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (13.64%) Migration
8 9 (13.64%) T-SQL
8 9 (13.64%) VBA
8 9 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
9 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
9 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
9 8 (12.12%) XML
10 7 (10.61%) Data Analysis
10 7 (10.61%) Banking
10 7 (10.61%) Retail
10 7 (10.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (10.61%) Java
10 7 (10.61%) PL/SQL
10 7 (10.61%) Data Modelling
11 6 (9.09%) VB
11 6 (9.09%) Windows
11 6 (9.09%) Teradata
11 6 (9.09%) PowerShell
11 6 (9.09%) Relational Database
11 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
1 5 (7.58%) SAS
2 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) Apache
3 1 (1.52%) OpenEdge
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) InfoPath
3 3 (4.55%) MS Office
3 3 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Agresso
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) Intranet
2 3 (4.55%) HTTP
3 2 (3.03%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.52%) SAN
4 1 (1.52%) DNS
4 1 (1.52%) Firewall
4 1 (1.52%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (10.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 5 (7.58%) DTS
7 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
9 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (3.03%) MySQL
10 2 (3.03%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
11 1 (1.52%) MS Access
11 1 (1.52%) Informix
11 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Toad
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.52%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.52%) WebSpeed
3 1 (1.52%) Selenium
3 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Banking
2 7 (10.61%) Retail
3 4 (6.06%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
5 1 (1.52%) Legal
5 1 (1.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 37 (56.06%) Developer
2 23 (34.85%) Analyst
3 8 (12.12%) Analyst Developer
4 6 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Architect
5 5 (7.58%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (6.06%) DBA
6 4 (6.06%) Applications Support
6 4 (6.06%) SQL DBA
7 3 (4.55%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Report Developer
8 2 (3.03%) MI Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Designer
8 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.30%) .NET
2 10 (15.15%) HTML
3 8 (12.12%) XML
4 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 5 (7.58%) jQuery
5 5 (7.58%) XSL
5 5 (7.58%) XSLT
5 5 (7.58%) XHTML
5 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.06%) CSS
7 3 (4.55%) J2EE
7 3 (4.55%) WCF
7 3 (4.55%) Struts
8 2 (3.03%) WPF
8 2 (3.03%) Visualforce
8 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.03%) REST
8 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (3.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Data Integration
2 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.03%) Reference Data
3 2 (3.03%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.03%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.52%) Replication
4 1 (1.52%) Tandem
4 1 (1.52%) Statistics
4 1 (1.52%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) Windows
2 4 (6.06%) UNIX
3 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.52%) Android
3 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.64%) Migration
2 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (10.61%) Data Modelling
3 7 (10.61%) Data Analysis
4 5 (7.58%) Logistics
4 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (7.58%) MVC
4 5 (7.58%) E-Procurement
5 4 (6.06%) ETL
5 4 (6.06%) Data Migration
5 4 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (6.06%) Scrum
6 3 (4.55%) Data Governance
6 3 (4.55%) System Testing
6 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.55%) Project Management
6 3 (4.55%) Workflow
7 2 (3.03%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.03%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.67%) C#
2 9 (13.64%) T-SQL
2 9 (13.64%) VBA
3 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.61%) Java
4 7 (10.61%) PL/SQL
5 6 (9.09%) VB
5 6 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.03%) Apex Code
6 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.03%) VB6
6 2 (3.03%) C++
7 1 (1.52%) Perl
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
7 1 (1.52%) VBScript
7 1 (1.52%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (6.06%) MCTS
2 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) ISEB
3 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.52%) Control-M
2 1 (1.52%) WSUS
2 1 (1.52%) SCCM
2 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) Oracle
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.09%) Teradata
4 3 (4.55%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.03%) Cisco
5 2 (3.03%) BMC
5 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.03%) Remedy
6 1 (1.52%) Perforce
6 1 (1.52%) F5
6 1 (1.52%) Tableau
6 1 (1.52%) IBM
6 1 (1.52%) Progress
6 1 (1.52%) HP
6 1 (1.52%) Citrix
6 1 (1.52%) Avaya
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