The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Peterborough 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 25 6 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 16.13% 9.68% 24.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.30% 37.50% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 11
Average daily rate £365 £215 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.76% -42.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £163 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £223 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £25.56
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +7.57%
Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54 16 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 34.84% 25.81% 35.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 19
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £209 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £408 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £26.97 £32.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +4.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
SQL
Cambridgeshire

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
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 18 April 2014, 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 26 (57.78%) .NET
2 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (37.78%) C#
4 14 (31.11%) Unit Testing
5 13 (28.89%) MVC
6 11 (24.44%) Web Services
7 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 9 (20.00%) Oracle
9 8 (17.78%) Finance
9 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (15.56%) VMware
10 7 (15.56%) CSS
10 7 (15.56%) Windows
11 6 (13.33%) UML
11 6 (13.33%) XML
11 6 (13.33%) XSLT
11 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
11 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
11 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
11 6 (13.33%) MS Exchange
11 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
11 6 (13.33%) Subversion
11 6 (13.33%) Content Management
11 6 (13.33%) Data Analysis
11 6 (13.33%) ReSharper
11 6 (13.33%) WCF
11 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
12 5 (11.11%) Migration

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.89%) JOnAS
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Office
2 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle AGIS
2 1 (2.22%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) LAN
1 4 (8.89%) WAN
1 4 (8.89%) Firewall
1 4 (8.89%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
1 6 (13.33%) Subversion
1 6 (13.33%) ReSharper
1 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Back Office
2 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.22%) Billing
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Developer
2 17 (37.78%) .NET Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 6 (13.33%) Applications Developer
5 5 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) SQL Developer
6 4 (8.89%) QA Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.67%) .NET Applications Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (6.67%) PHP Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Tester
8 2 (4.44%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) QA Tester
8 2 (4.44%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (57.78%) .NET
2 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (24.44%) Web Services
4 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (15.56%) CSS
6 6 (13.33%) XML
6 6 (13.33%) XSLT
6 6 (13.33%) WCF
7 5 (11.11%) HTML
8 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
8 3 (6.67%) jQuery
8 3 (6.67%) XHTML
9 2 (4.44%) J2EE
9 2 (4.44%) COM
9 2 (4.44%) Ajax
10 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.22%) SAML
10 1 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Wiki
2 2 (4.44%) Data Conversion
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) UNIX
2 4 (8.89%) Linux
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) AIX
4 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Unit Testing
2 13 (28.89%) MVC
3 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.33%) UML
4 6 (13.33%) Content Management
4 6 (13.33%) Data Analysis
5 5 (11.11%) Migration
5 5 (11.11%) Project Management
6 4 (8.89%) OO
7 3 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (6.67%) Multithreading
7 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.67%) OOD
8 2 (4.44%) ERP
8 2 (4.44%) SOA
8 2 (4.44%) ITSM
8 2 (4.44%) Cash Management
8 2 (4.44%) Requirements Engineering
8 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) C#
2 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.89%) VB
4 3 (6.67%) PHP
4 3 (6.67%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) C
5 2 (4.44%) Perl
5 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.44%) R
6 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) MCSE
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (8.89%) MCITP
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) vSphere
2 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle
3 7 (15.56%) VMware
4 2 (4.44%) Citrix
4 2 (4.44%) NetApp
5 1 (2.22%) Sage
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