The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 190 281 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.66% 15.97% 15.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.01% 40.20% 44.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 158 129
Median daily rate £350 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £458 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 25
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £16.34 £20.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.20 £38.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -23.07%
SQL
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
487 699 561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.88% 39.74% 35.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 437 326
Median daily rate £340 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 38
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.47 £22.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.05 £39.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SQL
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -3 72 £350 +7.69% 40
Northamptonshire +2 48 £375 - 17
Leicestershire +2 43 £284 -5.41% 22
Derbyshire -9 12 £300 -12.08% 21
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SQL.

1 160 (37.56%) Oracle
2 147 (34.51%) .NET
3 145 (34.04%) SQL Server
4 128 (30.05%) C#
5 87 (20.42%) Microsoft
6 86 (20.19%) JavaScript
7 80 (18.78%) PL/SQL
8 72 (16.90%) HTML
9 67 (15.73%) Business Intelligence
10 65 (15.26%) Unix
11 64 (15.02%) Windows
12 58 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
13 55 (12.91%) CSS
14 52 (12.21%) VB.NET
14 52 (12.21%) ASP.NET
15 51 (11.97%) ETL
16 49 (11.50%) Java
17 48 (11.27%) XML
18 46 (10.80%) Migration
18 46 (10.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 44 (10.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 42 (9.86%) Finance
21 41 (9.62%) WCF
22 40 (9.39%) Oracle Database
23 38 (8.92%) Relational Database
23 38 (8.92%) SQL Server 2008
23 38 (8.92%) MVC
23 38 (8.92%) Web Services
24 37 (8.69%) Visual Studio
24 37 (8.69%) SDLC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 35 (8.22%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.46%) IIS
3 16 (3.76%) SharePoint Server
4 12 (2.82%) Tomcat
5 10 (2.35%) Oracle Workflow
5 10 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (1.88%) CMS
7 6 (1.41%) Liferay
8 5 (1.17%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.94%) JBoss
10 3 (0.70%) Apache
10 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.70%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (0.70%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.47%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.47%) CICS
11 2 (0.47%) SAS
11 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.23%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 31 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.82%) MS Office
3 9 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (2.82%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (2.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (1.17%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (1.17%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.94%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.94%) ResourceLink
4 4 (0.94%) SAP CRM
4 4 (0.94%) SystmOne
4 4 (0.94%) Unica
5 3 (0.70%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.70%) PeopleSoft CRM
6 2 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.41%) Force.com
2 6 (1.41%) SaaS
3 5 (1.17%) Office 365
4 2 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.23%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (0.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.16%) TCP/IP
2 17 (3.99%) Modbus
3 10 (2.35%) Internet
4 8 (1.88%) DNS
5 7 (1.64%) DHCP
6 6 (1.41%) Firewall
7 4 (0.94%) LDAP
7 4 (0.94%) SAN
8 3 (0.70%) LAN
8 3 (0.70%) Network Security
8 3 (0.70%) WAN
9 1 (0.23%) HTTP
9 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.23%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.23%) VLAN
9 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (34.04%) SQL Server
2 46 (10.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 44 (10.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (9.39%) Oracle Database
5 38 (8.92%) Relational Database
5 38 (8.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (7.75%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (6.10%) Oracle Database 10g
8 25 (5.87%) Oracle Database 11g
9 20 (4.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
11 14 (3.29%) DB2
11 14 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (3.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 11 (2.58%) OLAP
14 10 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
15 9 (2.11%) MS Access
15 9 (2.11%) Oracle BI EE
15 9 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
16 8 (1.88%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 37 (8.69%) Visual Studio
2 35 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (3.05%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.11%) Eclipse
4 9 (2.11%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (1.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (1.88%) Subversion
6 5 (1.17%) Ant
6 5 (1.17%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (0.94%) JMeter
7 4 (0.94%) Lombardi
7 4 (0.94%) Maven
7 4 (0.94%) Mercurial
7 4 (0.94%) PhpStorm
8 3 (0.70%) Toad
9 2 (0.47%) ERwin
9 2 (0.47%) JIRA
9 2 (0.47%) NUnit
9 2 (0.47%) Selenium
9 2 (0.47%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 42 (9.86%) Finance
2 28 (6.57%) Retail
3 11 (2.58%) Marketing
4 9 (2.11%) Banking
5 7 (1.64%) Billing
5 7 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.41%) Legal
7 5 (1.17%) Back Office
7 5 (1.17%) Law
8 4 (0.94%) Advertising
9 3 (0.70%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.70%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.47%) French Language
10 2 (0.47%) German Language
10 2 (0.47%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.47%) Publishing
10 2 (0.47%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.23%) Automotive
11 1 (0.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 194 (45.54%) Developer
2 91 (21.36%) Analyst
3 58 (13.62%) .NET Developer
4 57 (13.38%) SQL Developer
5 51 (11.97%) C# Developer
6 40 (9.39%) C# .NET Developer
7 27 (6.34%) Architect
8 26 (6.10%) Consultant
9 25 (5.87%) Oracle Developer
10 22 (5.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 22 (5.16%) SQL Analyst
11 19 (4.46%) Data Analyst
12 17 (3.99%) Test Analyst
13 16 (3.76%) SharePoint Developer
14 14 (3.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 14 (3.29%) Designer
14 14 (3.29%) Java Developer
15 13 (3.05%) Oracle Analyst
16 12 (2.82%) Support Analyst
16 12 (2.82%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (34.51%) .NET
2 72 (16.90%) HTML
3 55 (12.91%) CSS
4 52 (12.21%) ASP.NET
5 48 (11.27%) XML
6 41 (9.62%) WCF
7 38 (8.92%) Web Services
8 33 (7.75%) jQuery
9 30 (7.04%) HTML5
10 29 (6.81%) .NET Framework
10 29 (6.81%) WPF
11 22 (5.16%) CSS3
12 21 (4.93%) Ajax
13 18 (4.23%) SOAP
14 14 (3.29%) REST
15 13 (3.05%) Classic ASP
16 11 (2.58%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (2.58%) J2EE
16 11 (2.58%) XHTML
17 9 (2.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (4.69%) Smart Meter
2 18 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.99%) NHS
4 10 (2.35%) Algorithms
5 8 (1.88%) Data Extraction
5 8 (1.88%) Data Integration
5 8 (1.88%) iSeries
6 7 (1.64%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.41%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.17%) AS400
8 5 (1.17%) Data Centre
9 4 (0.94%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.94%) Life Science
10 3 (0.70%) Data Conversion
10 3 (0.70%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.70%) Statistics
11 2 (0.47%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.47%) iPad
11 2 (0.47%) Replication
12 1 (0.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 65 (15.26%) Unix
2 64 (15.02%) Windows
3 35 (8.22%) Linux
4 28 (6.57%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.70%) AIX
8 3 (0.70%) Solaris
9 2 (0.47%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.23%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (15.73%) Business Intelligence
2 58 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (11.97%) ETL
4 46 (10.80%) Migration
5 38 (8.92%) MVC
6 37 (8.69%) SDLC
7 31 (7.28%) CRM
8 27 (6.34%) Data Migration
9 24 (5.63%) Data Management
10 23 (5.40%) ITIL
11 22 (5.16%) E-Commerce
12 21 (4.93%) High Availability
13 20 (4.69%) Data Modelling
14 18 (4.23%) Unit Testing
15 16 (3.76%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (3.52%) Data Analysis
17 14 (3.29%) Kimball Methodology
17 14 (3.29%) Waterfall
17 14 (3.29%) Workflow
18 13 (3.05%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 128 (30.05%) C#
2 86 (20.19%) JavaScript
3 80 (18.78%) PL/SQL
4 52 (12.21%) VB.NET
5 49 (11.50%) Java
6 33 (7.75%) Shell Script
7 28 (6.57%) T-SQL
8 26 (6.10%) PowerShell
9 16 (3.76%) VB
10 13 (3.05%) VBA
11 11 (2.58%) VBScript
12 10 (2.35%) VB6
13 7 (1.64%) Perl
14 6 (1.41%) Apex Code
14 6 (1.41%) PHP
15 4 (0.94%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.94%) PHP 5
15 4 (0.94%) RPG IV
15 4 (0.94%) XPath
15 4 (0.94%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 22 (5.16%) Degree
2 14 (3.29%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (1.17%) MCSE
4 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.94%) ISEB
6 3 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.70%) MCSA
6 3 (0.70%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.47%) CCNA
7 2 (0.47%) HND
7 2 (0.47%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.47%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.23%) CCEE
8 1 (0.23%) CCIA
8 1 (0.23%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.23%) PMP
8 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.34%) Data Quality
2 16 (3.76%) QA
3 9 (2.11%) SLA
4 2 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.47%) SEPA
4 2 (0.47%) TickIT
5 1 (0.23%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 17 (3.99%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.70%) vSphere
4 2 (0.47%) XenApp
5 1 (0.23%) Docker
5 1 (0.23%) RACF
5 1 (0.23%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.23%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.94%) Data Guard
2 4 (0.94%) SCCM
3 3 (0.70%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.47%) Puppet
4 2 (0.47%) SCOM
5 1 (0.23%) Control-M
5 1 (0.23%) Mesos
Vendors
1 160 (37.56%) Oracle
2 87 (20.42%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.23%) Informatica
3 18 (4.23%) SAP
3 18 (4.23%) Siemens
4 13 (3.05%) Tableau
4 13 (3.05%) VMware
5 12 (2.82%) IBM
6 9 (2.11%) TIBCO
7 7 (1.64%) Cognos
8 6 (1.41%) Cisco
8 6 (1.41%) Citrix
8 6 (1.41%) HP
8 6 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.17%) NetApp
9 5 (1.17%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (0.70%) Dell
11 2 (0.47%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.47%) Perforce
11 2 (0.47%) Splunk
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