The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 7 11
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4  
Contract jobs citing SQL 41 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 15.77% 13.10% 8.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.13% 49.18% 29.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 17 15
Median daily rate £338 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +8.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £304 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -0.68% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £23.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +70.21% -21.66%  

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Northampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 87 61 92
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 33.46% 26.64% 27.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 42 46
Median daily rate £350 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -2.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £425 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -42.10%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton citing SQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Northampton

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL in Northampton.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Northampton

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Northampton over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Northampton

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for SQL.

1 33 (38.82%) SQL Server
2 30 (35.29%) Finance
3 22 (25.88%) Banking
4 21 (24.71%) Microsoft
5 18 (21.18%) Oracle
6 17 (20.00%) Java
6 17 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 15 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (17.65%) Spring
8 14 (16.47%) MS Excel
8 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
9 13 (15.29%) Hibernate
9 13 (15.29%) HTML
9 13 (15.29%) .NET
9 13 (15.29%) Windows
10 12 (14.12%) ITIL
10 12 (14.12%) ETL
10 12 (14.12%) J2EE
10 12 (14.12%) PL/SQL
10 12 (14.12%) XML
11 11 (12.94%) C#
11 11 (12.94%) OO
11 11 (12.94%) Informatica
12 10 (11.76%) Mainframe
12 10 (11.76%) CSS
12 10 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (11.76%) JSON
12 10 (11.76%) jQuery
12 10 (11.76%) Git (software)

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.35%) JBoss
2 2 (2.35%) K2 blackpearl
2 2 (2.35%) SAS
2 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.35%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.18%) Apache
3 1 (1.18%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.18%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.18%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (1.18%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.18%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 14 (16.47%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.18%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.53%) Boomi
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (38.82%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 10 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (10.59%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (10.59%) MongoDB
5 8 (9.41%) Power BI
6 7 (8.24%) RDBMS
7 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Power View
7 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
8 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (3.53%) DB2
9 3 (3.53%) MySQL
9 3 (3.53%) PowerPivot
9 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (2.35%) Big Data
11 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.18%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (1.18%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.59%) Eclipse
2 9 (10.59%) IntelliJ
2 9 (10.59%) JUnit
3 8 (9.41%) JIRA
4 7 (8.24%) Gradle
5 6 (7.06%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.06%) JProfiler
5 6 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.71%) Maven
7 3 (3.53%) JBehave
7 3 (3.53%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.18%) ClearCase
9 1 (1.18%) ERwin
9 1 (1.18%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.18%) Selenium
9 1 (1.18%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.18%) Subversion
9 1 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 30 (35.29%) Finance
2 22 (25.88%) Banking
3 2 (2.35%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (2.35%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.35%) Legal
3 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Back Office
4 1 (1.18%) Front Office
4 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Law
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (50.59%) Developer
2 14 (16.47%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.94%) Analyst
4 10 (11.76%) Informatica Developer
5 8 (9.41%) Applications Support
5 8 (9.41%) ETL Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Informatica ETL Developer
7 5 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Consultant
8 4 (4.71%) Designer
8 4 (4.71%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (4.71%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.71%) SQL Support Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Agile Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Data Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.65%) Spring
2 13 (15.29%) .NET
2 13 (15.29%) Hibernate
2 13 (15.29%) HTML
3 12 (14.12%) J2EE
3 12 (14.12%) XML
4 10 (11.76%) CSS
4 10 (11.76%) jQuery
4 10 (11.76%) JSON
5 9 (10.59%) JPA
5 9 (10.59%) Web Services
6 8 (9.41%) AngularJS
6 8 (9.41%) HTML5
6 8 (9.41%) XSLT
7 7 (8.24%) Ajax
7 7 (8.24%) SOAP
8 5 (5.88%) CSS3
8 5 (5.88%) D3.js
9 4 (4.71%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (4.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Mainframe
2 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.53%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.53%) User Experience
4 1 (1.18%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.18%) DataPower
4 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.18%) iPad
4 1 (1.18%) iPhone
4 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.18%) PMI
4 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.29%) Windows
2 6 (7.06%) Linux
3 3 (3.53%) Android
4 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.18%) Unix
5 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 15 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.12%) ETL
3 12 (14.12%) ITIL
4 11 (12.94%) OO
5 9 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (10.59%) TDD
6 8 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (9.41%) Data Management
7 7 (8.24%) Analytics
7 7 (8.24%) ITSM
7 7 (8.24%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.24%) Release Management
7 7 (8.24%) Service Management
7 7 (8.24%) Unit Testing
8 6 (7.06%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (7.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (7.06%) Visualisation
9 5 (5.88%) Coaching
9 5 (5.88%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.00%) Java
2 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
3 12 (14.12%) PL/SQL
4 11 (12.94%) C#
5 8 (9.41%) VBA
6 5 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.71%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.71%) Python
8 3 (3.53%) VB
8 3 (3.53%) VB6
9 2 (2.35%) C
10 1 (1.18%) C++
10 1 (1.18%) Groovy
10 1 (1.18%) Perl
10 1 (1.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (4.71%) Degree
3 3 (3.53%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.18%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.18%) MCP
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (24.71%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.18%) Oracle
3 11 (12.94%) Informatica
4 9 (10.59%) Perforce
5 4 (4.71%) SAP
5 4 (4.71%) VMware
6 3 (3.53%) Dell
7 2 (2.35%) Teradata
8 1 (1.18%) Chordiant
8 1 (1.18%) Citrix
8 1 (1.18%) IBM
8 1 (1.18%) Kony
8 1 (1.18%) RedPrairie
8 1 (1.18%) Sybase
8 1 (1.18%) Talend
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £380 - £440 per day
Posted: 2 days ago