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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 15 16 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing SQL 25 25 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.81% 8.50% 12.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.78% 27.47% 54.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 16
Average daily rate
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£360 £250 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -29.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £343 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.38 £26.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+3.30% -1.85%
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
90 91 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 24.52% 30.95% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 28 37
Average daily rate £325 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £233 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.96 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +9 16 £375 +50.00% 8
Towcester - - - -
Brackley - - - -
Daventry - - - -
Kettering - - - - 4
SQL
East Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 19 (32.20%) SQL Server
2 18 (30.51%) .NET
3 17 (28.81%) Finance
4 12 (20.34%) Oracle
5 11 (18.64%) C#
6 10 (16.95%) HTML
7 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
7 9 (15.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (13.56%) VBA
8 8 (13.56%) Migration
9 7 (11.86%) PL/SQL
9 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
10 6 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
10 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (10.17%) Data Modelling
10 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
10 6 (10.17%) Windows
10 6 (10.17%) XML
10 6 (10.17%) Logistics
10 6 (10.17%) Retail
10 6 (10.17%) .NET Framework
10 6 (10.17%) jQuery
10 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
11 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (8.47%) Data Analysis
11 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
11 5 (8.47%) Banking

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) SAS
2 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) OpenEdge
3 1 (1.69%) Apache
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.47%) InfoPath
3 2 (3.39%) MS Office
3 2 (3.39%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Agresso
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle HRMS
3 2 (3.39%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) Intranet
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.69%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.69%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) SAN
2 1 (1.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.20%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.08%) DTS
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (3.39%) MySQL
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.69%) Base SAS
8 1 (1.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.69%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Toad
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.69%) Selenium
3 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.69%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.69%) WebSpeed
General
1 17 (28.81%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Retail
3 5 (8.47%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.69%) Automotive
5 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (59.32%) Developer
2 21 (35.59%) Analyst
3 8 (13.56%) Analyst Developer
4 5 (8.47%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (6.78%) SQL Developer
5 4 (6.78%) SQL DBA
5 4 (6.78%) DBA
5 4 (6.78%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.08%) Report Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (5.08%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Architect
7 2 (3.39%) Programmer
7 2 (3.39%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.51%) .NET
2 10 (16.95%) HTML
3 6 (10.17%) XML
3 6 (10.17%) .NET Framework
3 6 (10.17%) jQuery
4 5 (8.47%) XSL
4 5 (8.47%) XSLT
4 5 (8.47%) XHTML
5 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET
5 4 (6.78%) CSS
6 3 (5.08%) WCF
7 2 (3.39%) SOAP
7 2 (3.39%) Ajax
7 2 (3.39%) WPF
7 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.39%) REST
7 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (1.69%) HTML5
8 1 (1.69%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.39%) Mainframe
1 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.39%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.69%) Reference Data
2 1 (1.69%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (1.69%) Contract for Difference
2 1 (1.69%) Statistics
2 1 (1.69%) Replication
2 1 (1.69%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) UNIX
3 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.69%) Android
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.69%) Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.56%) Migration
2 6 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (10.17%) Data Modelling
2 6 (10.17%) Logistics
3 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.47%) Data Analysis
3 5 (8.47%) MVC
3 5 (8.47%) E-Procurement
4 4 (6.78%) ETL
4 4 (6.78%) Data Migration
4 4 (6.78%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.08%) System Testing
5 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.08%) Project Management
6 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.39%) ITSM
6 2 (3.39%) Identity Management
6 2 (3.39%) Service Management
6 2 (3.39%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) C#
2 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.56%) VBA
4 7 (11.86%) PL/SQL
5 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
6 5 (8.47%) Java
7 4 (6.78%) VB
8 1 (1.69%) PHP5
8 1 (1.69%) VB6
8 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.69%) ABAP
8 1 (1.69%) VBScript
8 1 (1.69%) Perl
8 1 (1.69%) PHP
8 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.39%) MCTS
1 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.69%) SCOM
2 1 (1.69%) WSUS
2 1 (1.69%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Oracle
2 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.08%) Business Objects
3 3 (5.08%) Teradata
4 2 (3.39%) BMC
4 2 (3.39%) Remedy
4 2 (3.39%) Cisco
5 1 (1.69%) Tableau
5 1 (1.69%) RedPrairie
5 1 (1.69%) F5
5 1 (1.69%) SAP
5 1 (1.69%) Progress
5 1 (1.69%) Avaya
5 1 (1.69%) IBM
5 1 (1.69%) HP
5 1 (1.69%) Citrix
5 1 (1.69%) Perforce
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