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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 18 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL 6 38 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 5.36% 29.92% 15.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.79% 74.51% 33.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 16
Average daily rate
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£280 £320 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -12.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £375 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Average hourly rate - £33.25 £26.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.31 £26.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+8.89% -1.88%
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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
38 51 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 33.93% 40.16% 44.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 32 27
Average daily rate £263 £310 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.32% -14.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £375 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 4
Average hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £26.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +23.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 August 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 August 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 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) XML
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Spring
4 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (20.00%) Struts
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (20.00%) JDBC
4 3 (20.00%) JSP
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (13.33%) Apache Camel
5 2 (13.33%) Mule ESB
5 2 (13.33%) XPath
5 2 (13.33%) Mule
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (13.33%) Ajax
5 2 (13.33%) WCF
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) JMS
5 2 (13.33%) XSD
5 2 (13.33%) XSL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (13.33%) Mule
1 2 (13.33%) Mule ESB
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Pig
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (6.67%) OLAP
4 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Development Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Development Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Backup Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) XML
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) JDBC
3 3 (20.00%) JSP
3 3 (20.00%) Struts
3 3 (20.00%) Spring
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (13.33%) Apache Camel
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) Ajax
4 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) WCF
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) XSD
4 2 (13.33%) XSL
4 2 (13.33%) JMS
4 2 (13.33%) JAXB
4 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (13.33%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) TDD
2 2 (13.33%) Data Management
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) MVC
3 1 (6.67%) Validation
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) ETL
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (6.67%) Web Development
3 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.67%) Database Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) XQuery
3 2 (13.33%) XPath
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) McKesson