The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 8 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 17 28 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 14.78% 17.72% 16.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.69% 40.00% 35.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 12
Median daily rate £325 £293 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £401 £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £18.75 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.12% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £24.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+55.10% -14.60%

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52 70 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 45.22% 44.30% 44.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 31 41
Median daily rate £313 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £248 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £352
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Median hourly rate £18.75 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.12% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Leicester region with a requirement for SQL.

1 28 (63.64%) .NET
2 27 (61.36%) C#
3 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
4 20 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 19 (43.18%) SQL Server
6 15 (34.09%) MVC
6 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (31.82%) Web Services
7 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (29.55%) jQuery
8 13 (29.55%) CSS
8 13 (29.55%) HTML
8 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
8 13 (29.55%) T-SQL
9 11 (25.00%) Logistics
9 11 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 10 (22.73%) Oracle
11 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
11 9 (20.45%) High Availability
12 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
12 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (18.18%) Ajax
12 8 (18.18%) XML
13 7 (15.91%) XSD
13 7 (15.91%) XSLT
13 7 (15.91%) XHTML
13 7 (15.91%) SOAP
13 7 (15.91%) Visual Studio
13 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2005

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 3 (6.82%) CMS
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) PaaS
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.55%) FTP
3 1 (2.27%) LAN
3 1 (2.27%) Modbus
3 1 (2.27%) Profibus
3 1 (2.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (43.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.55%) MS Access
5 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.27%) OLTP
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.55%) Advertising
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (65.91%) Developer
2 15 (34.09%) C# Developer
3 14 (31.82%) SQL Developer
4 13 (29.55%) .NET Developer
5 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (22.73%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (18.18%) Software Developer
8 7 (15.91%) HTML Developer
8 7 (15.91%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (15.91%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (15.91%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (15.91%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 7 (15.91%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (15.91%) Senior Developer
8 7 (15.91%) Senior Software Developer
8 7 (15.91%) Senior SQL Developer
8 7 (15.91%) Senior SQL Server Developer
8 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (63.64%) .NET
2 20 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (31.82%) Web Services
4 13 (29.55%) CSS
4 13 (29.55%) HTML
4 13 (29.55%) jQuery
5 11 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 8 (18.18%) Ajax
6 8 (18.18%) XML
7 7 (15.91%) SOAP
7 7 (15.91%) XHTML
7 7 (15.91%) XSD
7 7 (15.91%) XSLT
8 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (6.82%) HTML5
8 3 (6.82%) Oracle ADF
9 2 (4.55%) WCF
10 1 (2.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.55%) AS400
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) EPoS
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Linux
2 5 (11.36%) Windows
3 3 (6.82%) Unix
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (34.09%) MVC
2 11 (25.00%) Logistics
3 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (20.45%) High Availability
3 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
4 6 (13.64%) Project Management
4 6 (13.64%) UML
5 5 (11.36%) Change Management
5 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
5 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
6 4 (9.09%) ITSM
6 4 (9.09%) Scrum
6 4 (9.09%) V-Model
7 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.82%) SOLID
7 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) C#
2 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
2 13 (29.55%) T-SQL
3 4 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 3 (6.82%) Java
4 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.82%) Python
5 2 (4.55%) COBOL
5 2 (4.55%) RPG
6 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.64%) Degree
3 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.82%) ISEB
5 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.27%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.27%) MCSD
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) ISO 9001
2 4 (9.09%) TickIT
3 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.73%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) JD Edwards
3 2 (4.55%) Siemens
4 1 (2.27%) Brio
4 1 (2.27%) Cognos
4 1 (2.27%) Coremetrics
4 1 (2.27%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.27%) Omniture
4 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.27%) VMware
Leicester, Leicestershire
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