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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 207 231 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.09% 14.02% 16.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.40% 37.56% 54.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 110 93
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £210 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.30% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 31
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.43% -15.90%
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
500 615 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.63% 37.32% 31.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 306 206
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £224 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 33 46
Average hourly rate £37.50 £28.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +1 58 £321 +0.78% 24
Leicestershire -1 46 £315 +5.00% 19
Northamptonshire +3 28 £370 +48.00% 23
Derbyshire +5 27 £325 +30.00% 19
Lincolnshire +6 15 £288 +21.05% 9
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 127 (33.87%) SQL Server
2 115 (30.67%) .NET
3 99 (26.40%) Oracle
4 97 (25.87%) C#
5 68 (18.13%) Microsoft
6 62 (16.53%) Finance
7 58 (15.47%) Business Intelligence
7 58 (15.47%) HTML
8 56 (14.93%) Windows
9 54 (14.40%) ASP.NET
10 53 (14.13%) PL/SQL
10 53 (14.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 51 (13.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 49 (13.07%) T-SQL
13 47 (12.53%) CSS
14 46 (12.27%) JavaScript
15 45 (12.00%) XML
16 40 (10.67%) MS Excel
17 39 (10.40%) UNIX
18 38 (10.13%) ETL
18 38 (10.13%) Migration
18 38 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
19 37 (9.87%) SQL Server 2008
20 32 (8.53%) MVC
21 31 (8.27%) Data Warehouse
22 30 (8.00%) Java
22 30 (8.00%) .NET Framework
23 29 (7.73%) jQuery
24 28 (7.47%) Linux
25 27 (7.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 24 (6.40%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.93%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.40%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (1.87%) IIS
4 7 (1.87%) SAS
4 7 (1.87%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.60%) CICS
5 6 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.07%) Apache
6 4 (1.07%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.80%) CMS
8 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.53%) WordPress
8 2 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.27%) Node.js
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 40 (10.67%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.07%) MS Office
3 7 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.07%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.53%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.27%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.27%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 20 (5.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (3.20%) Oracle General Ledger
2 12 (3.20%) Oracle Payables
2 12 (3.20%) Oracle Receivables
3 9 (2.40%) Agresso
4 7 (1.87%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (1.60%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (1.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (1.33%) Oracle iProcurement
7 4 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (1.07%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (1.07%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (1.07%) Magento
7 4 (1.07%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.80%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (0.80%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.53%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.80%) Force.com
2 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.53%) Office 365
3 1 (0.27%) SaaS
3 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.60%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.33%) HTTP
2 5 (1.33%) Intranet
3 4 (1.07%) SAN
3 4 (1.07%) DNS
4 3 (0.80%) LDAP
4 3 (0.80%) LAN
4 3 (0.80%) WAN
4 3 (0.80%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.53%) Internet
5 2 (0.53%) Firewall
5 2 (0.53%) Wireless
5 2 (0.53%) SNMP
5 2 (0.53%) VoIP
5 2 (0.53%) NAS
5 2 (0.53%) Modbus
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.27%) DHCP
6 1 (0.27%) SSL
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (33.87%) SQL Server
2 53 (14.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (13.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (9.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (8.27%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (7.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (5.87%) Relational Database
8 20 (5.33%) Oracle Reports
9 17 (4.53%) Oracle Database
10 15 (4.00%) OLAP
11 13 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (2.93%) MySQL
13 10 (2.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 9 (2.40%) Data Mining
15 8 (2.13%) Oracle9i Database
16 7 (1.87%) QlikView
17 6 (1.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 6 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
17 6 (1.60%) DB2
18 5 (1.33%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 25 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 16 (4.27%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (1.87%) Toad
4 6 (1.60%) Selenium
5 5 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (1.33%) LoadRunner
6 4 (1.07%) Subversion
6 4 (1.07%) JIRA
6 4 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.07%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.80%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Blend
7 3 (0.80%) WebDriver
7 3 (0.80%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (0.80%) Maven
8 2 (0.53%) NUnit
8 2 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.53%) JMeter
8 2 (0.53%) JDeveloper
8 2 (0.53%) Ant
General
1 62 (16.53%) Finance
2 24 (6.40%) Retail
3 17 (4.53%) Manufacturing
4 11 (2.93%) Marketing
5 8 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.87%) Advertising
7 4 (1.07%) Banking
7 4 (1.07%) Electronics
8 2 (0.53%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.53%) Legal
8 2 (0.53%) Back Office
9 1 (0.27%) Front Office
9 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.27%) Automotive
9 1 (0.27%) Games
9 1 (0.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 185 (49.33%) Developer
2 86 (22.93%) Analyst
3 38 (10.13%) .NET Developer
4 35 (9.33%) SQL Developer
5 34 (9.07%) C# Developer
6 22 (5.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 21 (5.60%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (5.33%) Consultant
9 17 (4.53%) Web Developer
9 17 (4.53%) DBA
9 17 (4.53%) Test Analyst
10 15 (4.00%) SQL DBA
11 14 (3.73%) Architect
12 11 (2.93%) Applications Support
12 11 (2.93%) Oracle Consultant
12 11 (2.93%) Data Analyst
13 10 (2.67%) Oracle Developer
13 10 (2.67%) Programmer
14 9 (2.40%) Analyst Developer
15 8 (2.13%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (30.67%) .NET
2 58 (15.47%) HTML
3 54 (14.40%) ASP.NET
4 47 (12.53%) CSS
5 45 (12.00%) XML
6 30 (8.00%) .NET Framework
7 29 (7.73%) jQuery
8 26 (6.93%) WCF
9 24 (6.40%) Ajax
10 22 (5.87%) Web Services
11 16 (4.27%) XSLT
12 14 (3.73%) HTML5
13 13 (3.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (3.47%) WPF
14 11 (2.93%) SOAP
15 10 (2.67%) Silverlight
16 9 (2.40%) J2EE
16 9 (2.40%) XHTML
17 8 (2.13%) MDX
17 8 (2.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.67%) NHS
2 22 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.13%) Mainframe
5 6 (1.60%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.60%) User Experience
6 5 (1.33%) Smart Meter
6 5 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.07%) Data Extraction
7 4 (1.07%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.07%) DTV
7 4 (1.07%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.07%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.80%) iSeries
8 3 (0.80%) Replication
9 2 (0.53%) VSAM
9 2 (0.53%) Statistics
9 2 (0.53%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.53%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 56 (14.93%) Windows
2 39 (10.40%) UNIX
3 28 (7.47%) Linux
4 10 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.40%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.87%) Solaris
8 6 (1.60%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.33%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.07%) Android
11 3 (0.80%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.80%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.80%) AIX
11 3 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (15.47%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (10.13%) ETL
2 38 (10.13%) Migration
2 38 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (8.53%) MVC
4 19 (5.07%) ERP
5 18 (4.80%) Data Migration
5 18 (4.80%) Data Analysis
5 18 (4.80%) OO
6 17 (4.53%) Performance Tuning
7 16 (4.27%) Data Modelling
8 15 (4.00%) Unit Testing
9 14 (3.73%) Scrum
10 12 (3.20%) E-Commerce
10 12 (3.20%) CRM
11 11 (2.93%) Configuration Management
11 11 (2.93%) Workflow
11 11 (2.93%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (2.93%) Test Scripting
12 10 (2.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 97 (25.87%) C#
2 53 (14.13%) PL/SQL
3 49 (13.07%) T-SQL
4 46 (12.27%) JavaScript
5 30 (8.00%) Java
6 18 (4.80%) VB.NET
7 16 (4.27%) VBA
8 14 (3.73%) VB
9 10 (2.67%) C++
9 10 (2.67%) PHP
10 5 (1.33%) COBOL
10 5 (1.33%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.07%) XAML
11 4 (1.07%) Python
11 4 (1.07%) VBScript
12 3 (0.80%) Apex Code
12 3 (0.80%) Perl
12 3 (0.80%) Ruby
13 2 (0.53%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.53%) JCL
Qualifications
1 19 (5.07%) Degree
2 10 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.87%) ISEB
4 6 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.33%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.80%) MCSE
7 3 (0.80%) Chartered Engineer
7 3 (0.80%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.27%) MCSA
9 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.27%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.93%) QA
2 5 (1.33%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.33%) SLA
3 3 (0.80%) TickIT
4 1 (0.27%) CDISC
System Software
1 19 (5.07%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.40%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.53%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (2.40%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.07%) SCCM
2 4 (1.07%) SCOM
3 2 (0.53%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.27%) Puppet
4 1 (0.27%) Control-M
4 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 99 (26.40%) Oracle
2 68 (18.13%) Microsoft
3 24 (6.40%) SAP
4 18 (4.80%) HP
5 14 (3.73%) VMware
6 11 (2.93%) IBM
7 10 (2.67%) Business Objects
8 9 (2.40%) Citrix
9 7 (1.87%) Cisco
10 6 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.33%) NetApp
12 3 (0.80%) Talend
12 3 (0.80%) Sybase
12 3 (0.80%) Cognos
12 3 (0.80%) Informatica
12 3 (0.80%) JD Edwards
12 3 (0.80%) Zend
12 3 (0.80%) Telerik
12 3 (0.80%) Teradata
13 2 (0.53%) BMC
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Roc Search
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Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
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