The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 33 21 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 20.25% 14.38% 17.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.42% 32.31% 41.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 7
Average daily rate £293 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £368 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Average hourly rate £40.25 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.16% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +2.46%
SQL
Leicestershire

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
76 65 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 46.63% 44.52% 43.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 38 27
Average daily rate £300 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £200 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £356 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 12
Average hourly rate £40.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £31.50 £25.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 41 (65.08%) Oracle
2 40 (63.49%) C#
3 39 (61.90%) .NET
4 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 32 (50.79%) Visual Studio
6 31 (49.21%) Windows
6 31 (49.21%) High Availability
7 30 (47.62%) SQL Server
8 29 (46.03%) .NET Framework
9 26 (41.27%) Windows Server
10 25 (39.68%) Relational Database
10 25 (39.68%) TCP/IP
11 24 (38.10%) Siemens
11 24 (38.10%) Modbus
12 15 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (19.05%) Finance
14 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
14 10 (15.87%) Logistics
15 9 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
15 9 (14.29%) MS Office
15 9 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 8 (12.70%) Unix
16 8 (12.70%) Manufacturing
17 7 (11.11%) ISO 9001
17 7 (11.11%) TickIT
17 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
17 7 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
17 7 (11.11%) Life Science
18 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
18 6 (9.52%) Degree

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 4 (6.35%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.59%) IIS
2 1 (1.59%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.29%) MS Office
3 7 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (39.68%) TCP/IP
2 24 (38.10%) Modbus
3 2 (3.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 25 (39.68%) Relational Database
3 9 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 9 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (7.94%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (7.94%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.59%) Adabas
8 1 (1.59%) Datazen
8 1 (1.59%) DB2
8 1 (1.59%) MySQL
8 1 (1.59%) OLAP
8 1 (1.59%) Power BI
8 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (50.79%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (1.59%) Selenium
3 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.59%) Toad
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) French Language
4 1 (1.59%) German Language
4 1 (1.59%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 42 (66.67%) Developer
2 31 (49.21%) C# Developer
3 23 (36.51%) .NET Developer
4 22 (34.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) OBIEE Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) SQL Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Functional Consultant
8 4 (6.35%) Lead Software Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 4 (6.35%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) C# WCF Developer
9 3 (4.76%) WCF Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Software Analyst
10 2 (3.17%) UAT Engineer
10 2 (3.17%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (61.90%) .NET
2 29 (46.03%) .NET Framework
3 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 6 (9.52%) HTML
4 6 (9.52%) Web Services
5 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (7.94%) CSS
5 5 (7.94%) CSS3
5 5 (7.94%) HTML5
5 5 (7.94%) jQuery
5 5 (7.94%) XML
6 4 (6.35%) WCF
7 2 (3.17%) WPF
8 1 (1.59%) ADO.NET
8 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.59%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.59%) REST
8 1 (1.59%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Life Science
2 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.59%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (49.21%) Windows
2 26 (41.27%) Windows Server
3 8 (12.70%) Unix
4 4 (6.35%) Linux
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (49.21%) High Availability
2 15 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (15.87%) Logistics
4 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (9.52%) V-Model
4 6 (9.52%) Waterfall
5 5 (7.94%) Analytics
5 5 (7.94%) UML
6 4 (6.35%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.35%) Workflow
7 3 (4.76%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.76%) ITIL
7 3 (4.76%) MVC
7 3 (4.76%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.17%) Cash Management
8 2 (3.17%) Functional Testing
8 2 (3.17%) Integration Testing
8 2 (3.17%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (3.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (63.49%) C#
2 6 (9.52%) PL/SQL
3 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.94%) T-SQL
4 4 (6.35%) VB
5 2 (3.17%) Java
6 1 (1.59%) JCL
6 1 (1.59%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) ISEB
3 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 7 (11.11%) TickIT
2 2 (3.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 41 (65.08%) Oracle
2 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 24 (38.10%) Siemens
4 1 (1.59%) IBM
4 1 (1.59%) Norkom
4 1 (1.59%) SAP
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