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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL 41 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.83% 6.53% 10.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.54% 29.69% 48.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £310 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £365 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £27.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.81%
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
126 64 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 30.22% 21.99% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 33 21
Average daily rate £375 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
Average hourly rate £16.75 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +3 21 £275 -24.13% 14
Daventry - 1 £350 -
Kettering - 1 £425 - 2
Brackley - - - -
Corby - - - - 1
SQL
East Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 19 (30.65%) Oracle
2 16 (25.81%) Data Mapping
3 15 (24.19%) Finance
4 13 (20.97%) Data Management
4 13 (20.97%) Data Analysis
4 13 (20.97%) .NET
4 13 (20.97%) ETL
5 11 (17.74%) PL/SQL
6 10 (16.13%) XML
6 10 (16.13%) Migration
6 10 (16.13%) Banking
6 10 (16.13%) Data Migration
7 9 (14.52%) Data Modelling
7 9 (14.52%) Agresso
7 9 (14.52%) MS Visio
7 9 (14.52%) C#
7 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET
8 8 (12.90%) SAP
8 8 (12.90%) Windows
8 8 (12.90%) Toad
8 8 (12.90%) JIRA
8 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (11.29%) GoldenSource
9 7 (11.29%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (11.29%) XSLT
9 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
10 6 (9.68%) UNIX
10 6 (9.68%) Business Analysis
10 6 (9.68%) Logistics
10 6 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 5 (8.06%) SAS
2 2 (3.23%) WordPress
2 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) CMS
3 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.61%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) CATIA
3 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Agresso
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) HTTP
1 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.84%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.23%) LAN
2 2 (3.23%) WAN
3 1 (1.61%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (8.06%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.45%) Big Data
3 2 (3.23%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.61%) DTS
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.61%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Toad
1 8 (12.90%) JIRA
2 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.45%) Subversion
4 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 10 (16.13%) Banking
3 5 (8.06%) Retail
4 2 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Advertising
4 2 (3.23%) Billing
5 1 (1.61%) Automotive
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Back Office
5 1 (1.61%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (40.32%) Analyst
2 14 (22.58%) Developer
3 12 (19.35%) Data Analyst
4 10 (16.13%) Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Data Modeller
5 7 (11.29%) Business Systems Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Data Migration Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.06%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Migration Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) SAP Data Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Data Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) Architect
8 3 (4.84%) SAP Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Salesforce.com Architect
8 3 (4.84%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Data Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.97%) .NET
2 10 (16.13%) XML
3 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET
4 7 (11.29%) XSLT
5 5 (8.06%) Web Services
6 3 (4.84%) jQuery
6 3 (4.84%) CSS
6 3 (4.84%) Struts
6 3 (4.84%) J2EE
6 3 (4.84%) Visualforce
7 2 (3.23%) HTML
7 2 (3.23%) Ajax
8 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.61%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Reference Data
2 4 (6.45%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.84%) NPfIT
3 3 (4.84%) NHS
3 3 (4.84%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) Contract for Difference
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Windows
2 6 (9.68%) UNIX
3 3 (4.84%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Data Mapping
2 13 (20.97%) Data Management
2 13 (20.97%) Data Analysis
2 13 (20.97%) ETL
3 10 (16.13%) Migration
3 10 (16.13%) Data Migration
4 9 (14.52%) Data Modelling
5 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.29%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (9.68%) Business Analysis
7 6 (9.68%) Logistics
7 6 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (6.45%) UML
9 3 (4.84%) Validation
9 3 (4.84%) Scrum
9 3 (4.84%) System Testing
9 3 (4.84%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (4.84%) CRM
9 3 (4.84%) ERP
9 3 (4.84%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.74%) PL/SQL
2 9 (14.52%) C#
3 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.84%) Java
4 3 (4.84%) C++
4 3 (4.84%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.61%) Python
5 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.61%) ABAP
5 1 (1.61%) VBA
5 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.61%) ISEB
1 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
1 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) HDFS
1 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) SCCM
1 2 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) Oracle
2 8 (12.90%) SAP
3 7 (11.29%) GoldenSource
4 6 (9.68%) Teradata
5 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.84%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.23%) IBM
7 2 (3.23%) Embarcadero
8 1 (1.61%) RedPrairie
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