Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 17 November 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)
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 16
Rank change year-on-year 0 +11 -14
Contract jobs citing SQL 50 37 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 13.55% 16.16% 9.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.65% 43.53% 34.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 20 33
Peterborough median daily rate £300 £345 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £164 £170 £263
90th Percentile £390 £488 £438
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £340 £350
% change year-on-year -4.41% -2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Peterborough median hourly rate £17.50 £43.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.77% - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £43.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -59.77% -3.33% +25.00%

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 123 85 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 33.33% 37.12% 28.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 54 47
Peterborough median daily rate £333 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -6.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £249 £250 £213
90th Percentile £415 £488 £450
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £374 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +3.17% -3.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Peterborough median hourly rate £32.75 £43.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.71% +67.31% -20.00%
10th Percentile £20.53 £35.88 £25.50
90th Percentile £41.35 £47.50 £26.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year +5.00% -1.84% -5.51%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Peterborough.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Peterborough

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Peterborough

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Peterborough over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Peterborough

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for SQL.

1 22 (44.00%) Oracle
1 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) Java
3 19 (38.00%) .NET
4 17 (34.00%) JBoss
5 16 (32.00%) Web Services
5 16 (32.00%) PL/SQL
5 16 (32.00%) Git (software)
6 15 (30.00%) SDLC
7 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
7 14 (28.00%) SOAP
8 12 (24.00%) J2EE
8 12 (24.00%) Finance
9 11 (22.00%) JSON
10 10 (20.00%) IBM
10 10 (20.00%) ITIL
11 9 (18.00%) XML
11 9 (18.00%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (18.00%) Tomcat
11 9 (18.00%) Cognos
11 9 (18.00%) WebLogic
11 9 (18.00%) C#
11 9 (18.00%) SOA
11 9 (18.00%) API Development
11 9 (18.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 8 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (16.00%) SoapUI
12 8 (16.00%) Defect Management
12 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
12 8 (16.00%) Performance Tuning

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 17 (34.00%) JBoss
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (18.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (18.00%) WebLogic
3 7 (14.00%) Confluence
4 4 (8.00%) IIS
5 3 (6.00%) Apache
5 3 (6.00%) Apache Spark
6 2 (4.00%) SAS
7 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (2.00%) Tuxedo
7 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) ResourceLink
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (4.00%) Unica
3 1 (2.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.00%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) SMS
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (16.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 8 (16.00%) Cognos Report Studio
3 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (8.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (6.00%) Big Data
6 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.00%) DB2
7 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (32.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.00%) JIRA
2 8 (16.00%) JUnit
2 8 (16.00%) Maven
2 8 (16.00%) SoapUI
2 8 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (60.00%) Developer
2 12 (24.00%) SQL Developer
3 11 (22.00%) Applications Support
4 9 (18.00%) Analyst
5 8 (16.00%) .NET Developer
5 8 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (16.00%) C# Developer
5 8 (16.00%) C# WCF Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Cognos Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Java Developer
5 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 8 (16.00%) WCF Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Applications Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Applications Support Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Support Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (6.00%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (6.00%) AWS Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) .NET
2 16 (32.00%) Web Services
3 14 (28.00%) SOAP
4 12 (24.00%) J2EE
5 11 (22.00%) JSON
6 9 (18.00%) XML
7 8 (16.00%) jQuery
7 8 (16.00%) NHibernate
7 8 (16.00%) RESTful
7 8 (16.00%) Spring
7 8 (16.00%) WCF
8 6 (12.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (12.00%) REST
9 2 (4.00%) CSS
9 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
9 2 (4.00%) HTML
9 2 (4.00%) Node.js
9 2 (4.00%) React
10 1 (2.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
10 1 (2.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.00%) SDLC
3 10 (20.00%) ITIL
4 9 (18.00%) API Development
4 9 (18.00%) SOA
5 8 (16.00%) Defect Management
5 8 (16.00%) Kanban
5 8 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (16.00%) Scrum
5 8 (16.00%) TDD
6 5 (10.00%) ITIL V3
7 4 (8.00%) CRM
7 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
7 4 (8.00%) Process Improvement
7 4 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (6.00%) Analytics
8 3 (6.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.00%) ETL
9 2 (4.00%) Campaign Management
9 2 (4.00%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) Java
2 16 (32.00%) PL/SQL
3 9 (18.00%) C#
4 3 (6.00%) Scala
5 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) AWK
6 1 (2.00%) COBOL
6 1 (2.00%) Perl
6 1 (2.00%) PHP
6 1 (2.00%) Python
6 1 (2.00%) R
6 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) SLA
2 4 (8.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Oracle
2 10 (20.00%) IBM
3 9 (18.00%) Cognos
4 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (14.00%) Atlassian
6 4 (8.00%) NGA Human Resources
6 4 (8.00%) Northgate
7 2 (4.00%) Adobe
7 2 (4.00%) Alterian
7 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.00%) Teradata
8 1 (2.00%) BMC
8 1 (2.00%) Hyperion
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.00%) Remedy
8 1 (2.00%) SAP