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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 11 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Contract jobs citing SQL 39 33 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.92% 9.32% 6.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.86% 39.29% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 9
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £443 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.66%
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
103 84 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 26.21% 23.73% 27.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 61 29
Average daily rate £344 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 21 £350 -6.66% 17
Corby - 1 - - 1
Kettering - 1 £300 - 2
SQL
East Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (48.11%) Oracle
2 35 (33.02%) PL/SQL
3 25 (23.58%) Java
4 22 (20.75%) UNIX
5 21 (19.81%) Oracle Database
6 19 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (16.98%) Windows
7 18 (16.98%) SQL Server
8 17 (16.04%) Oracle Database 11g
9 16 (15.09%) Billing
9 16 (15.09%) E-Commerce
10 15 (14.15%) JavaScript
11 14 (13.21%) Performance Tuning
12 13 (12.26%) ETL
12 13 (12.26%) Endeca
12 13 (12.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (11.32%) Retail
13 12 (11.32%) Linux
14 11 (10.38%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (10.38%) Finance
15 10 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (9.43%) Oracle APEX
16 9 (8.49%) Microsoft
16 9 (8.49%) .NET
16 9 (8.49%) Mentoring
16 9 (8.49%) SQL Server 2012
17 8 (7.55%) hybris
17 8 (7.55%) T-SQL
17 8 (7.55%) Data Modelling
17 8 (7.55%) Subversion

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (6.60%) Apache
1 7 (6.60%) Apache Solr
2 5 (4.72%) Apache Pig
3 3 (2.83%) IIS
3 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.83%) SAS
4 2 (1.89%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.89%) JBoss
4 2 (1.89%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.94%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.94%) Lync
5 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) MS Office
2 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Agresso
2 1 (0.94%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) DNS
2 1 (0.94%) SSL
2 1 (0.94%) Internet
2 1 (0.94%) 3G
2 1 (0.94%) Firewall
2 1 (0.94%) 2G
2 1 (0.94%) HSPA
2 1 (0.94%) 4G
2 1 (0.94%) GPRS
2 1 (0.94%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.81%) Oracle Database
2 18 (16.98%) SQL Server
3 17 (16.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (12.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (10.38%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (8.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (6.60%) Big Data
9 6 (5.66%) Relational Database
9 6 (5.66%) Hadoop
9 6 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (4.72%) DTS
10 5 (4.72%) Data Mining
10 5 (4.72%) OLAP
10 5 (4.72%) Apache Hive
10 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (3.77%) MongoDB
11 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (2.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (9.43%) Oracle APEX
2 8 (7.55%) Subversion
3 6 (5.66%) JIRA
4 2 (1.89%) Maven
4 2 (1.89%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.89%) Ant
4 2 (1.89%) JUnit
4 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.94%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.94%) ERwin
5 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.94%) Gradle
General
1 16 (15.09%) Billing
2 12 (11.32%) Retail
3 11 (10.38%) Finance
4 7 (6.60%) Marketing
5 6 (5.66%) Banking
6 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.89%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.89%) Automotive
7 2 (1.89%) Advertising
8 1 (0.94%) Military
8 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (30.19%) Analyst
2 30 (28.30%) Developer
3 13 (12.26%) Test Analyst
4 11 (10.38%) Architect
4 11 (10.38%) Programmer
5 10 (9.43%) Analyst Programmer
5 10 (9.43%) Oracle Developer
6 8 (7.55%) DBA
7 7 (6.60%) Business Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) SQL Developer
8 6 (5.66%) SQL DBA
8 6 (5.66%) Agile Test Analyst
9 5 (4.72%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
9 5 (4.72%) Oracle Analyst
9 5 (4.72%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.72%) Consultant
9 5 (4.72%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (3.77%) Business Systems Analyst
10 4 (3.77%) PL/SQL Developer
11 3 (2.83%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.49%) .NET
2 6 (5.66%) Web Services
3 3 (2.83%) XML
3 3 (2.83%) CSS
3 3 (2.83%) HTML
3 3 (2.83%) Spring
3 3 (2.83%) Java EE
4 2 (1.89%) Ajax
4 2 (1.89%) WinForms
4 2 (1.89%) Spring MVC
4 2 (1.89%) JSP
4 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.89%) XHTML
5 1 (0.94%) Middleware
5 1 (0.94%) XSLT
5 1 (0.94%) SOAP
5 1 (0.94%) jQuery
5 1 (0.94%) Apache CXF
5 1 (0.94%) REST
5 1 (0.94%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.83%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.89%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.89%) Clustering
4 1 (0.94%) IVR
4 1 (0.94%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.75%) UNIX
2 18 (16.98%) Windows
3 12 (11.32%) Linux
4 7 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.94%) AIX
6 1 (0.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (15.09%) E-Commerce
3 14 (13.21%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (12.26%) ETL
5 9 (8.49%) Mentoring
6 8 (7.55%) Data Modelling
7 7 (6.60%) B2B
7 7 (6.60%) B2C
7 7 (6.60%) Scrum
7 7 (6.60%) Test Management
8 6 (5.66%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (5.66%) Business Analysis
8 6 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (5.66%) User Stories
8 6 (5.66%) Validation
8 6 (5.66%) Migration
8 6 (5.66%) ITIL
8 6 (5.66%) CRM
9 5 (4.72%) SDLC
9 5 (4.72%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.02%) PL/SQL
2 25 (23.58%) Java
3 15 (14.15%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.55%) T-SQL
5 7 (6.60%) AWK
6 5 (4.72%) C
7 4 (3.77%) Perl
8 3 (2.83%) C#
8 3 (2.83%) VB
9 2 (1.89%) VBA
10 1 (0.94%) Korn
10 1 (0.94%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (4.72%) ISEB
2 2 (1.89%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.89%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.89%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.72%) HDFS
2 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.94%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) OVSD
1 2 (1.89%) SCCM
1 2 (1.89%) SCOM
2 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.94%) Oozie
2 1 (0.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 51 (48.11%) Oracle
2 13 (12.26%) Endeca
3 9 (8.49%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.55%) hybris
5 7 (6.60%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.77%) HP
6 4 (3.77%) Cloudera
7 3 (2.83%) NetApp
8 2 (1.89%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.89%) Citrix
8 2 (1.89%) SAP
8 2 (1.89%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.89%) VMware
8 2 (1.89%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.94%) Akamai
9 1 (0.94%) F5
9 1 (0.94%) Lumension
9 1 (0.94%) Amdocs
9 1 (0.94%) Teradata
9 1 (0.94%) Mapinfo
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