The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 17 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 9 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 6.52% 16.67% 9.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.50% 44.23% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 3
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£275 £365 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.65% +62.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £273 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-29.68% +16.36%
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Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
40 52 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 28.99% 37.68% 26.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 25 13
Average daily rate £313 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £26.97 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.85%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Peterborough region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Peterborough region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 15 (53.57%) .NET
2 13 (46.43%) Oracle
2 13 (46.43%) Finance
3 12 (42.86%) CSS
3 12 (42.86%) HTML
3 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 12 (42.86%) OO
3 12 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 12 (42.86%) jQuery
4 11 (39.29%) WCF
4 11 (39.29%) Multithreading
4 11 (39.29%) XHTML
4 11 (39.29%) C#
4 11 (39.29%) MVC
4 11 (39.29%) OOD
5 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
6 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (28.57%) TDD
7 8 (28.57%) Windows
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 7 (25.00%) Business Objects
8 7 (25.00%) Scrum
9 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (17.86%) OLAP Cube
10 5 (17.86%) ISO 9001
10 5 (17.86%) OLAP
11 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 1 (3.57%) Apache Pig
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (17.86%) OLAP Cube
3 5 (17.86%) OLAP
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
6 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (3.57%) QlikView
6 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.57%) MS Access
6 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Local Government
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) C# Developer
3 7 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Data Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Information Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Backup Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Master Data Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Master Data Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) NHS Information Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Development Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Development Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Data Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) SQL DBA
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) .NET
2 12 (42.86%) CSS
2 12 (42.86%) HTML
2 12 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 12 (42.86%) jQuery
3 11 (39.29%) WCF
3 11 (39.29%) XHTML
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.57%) Ajax
5 1 (3.57%) Spring
5 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.57%) JDBC
5 1 (3.57%) JSP
5 1 (3.57%) Struts
5 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) NHS
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) OO
2 11 (39.29%) Multithreading
2 11 (39.29%) MVC
2 11 (39.29%) OOD
3 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (28.57%) TDD
5 7 (25.00%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.14%) ETL
8 2 (7.14%) SOA
8 2 (7.14%) Data Management
8 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) SDLC
9 1 (3.57%) MapReduce
9 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (3.57%) Database Tuning
9 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 11 (39.29%) C#
3 3 (10.71%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) McKesson