The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leicester region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 55 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 26.44% 15.70% 16.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 57.89% 39.58% 43.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 10
Average daily rate £300 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.36% +10.00%
Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
95 48 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 45.67% 39.67% 36.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 23 16
Average daily rate £290 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £448 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 7 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £30.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.14% +2.94%
SQL
Leicestershire

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 23 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 44 (58.67%) SQL Server
2 29 (38.67%) .NET
3 25 (33.33%) Oracle
4 21 (28.00%) C#
4 21 (28.00%) T-SQL
5 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
6 18 (24.00%) MS Excel
7 17 (22.67%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (20.00%) Windows
9 14 (18.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET
10 13 (17.33%) MS Office
11 12 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (14.67%) MS PowerPoint
12 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
13 10 (13.33%) VBA
13 10 (13.33%) CSS
13 10 (13.33%) ISO 9001
13 10 (13.33%) Migration
13 10 (13.33%) TickIT
13 10 (13.33%) .NET Framework
14 9 (12.00%) ETL
14 9 (12.00%) XML
15 8 (10.67%) VB.NET
15 8 (10.67%) HTML
15 8 (10.67%) OLAP
15 8 (10.67%) jQuery
15 8 (10.67%) Performance Tuning
16 7 (9.33%) Analytics

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 3 (4.00%) Lync
1 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (4.00%) Oracle Spatial
1 3 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.67%) SAS
2 2 (2.67%) IIS
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (17.33%) MS Office
3 11 (14.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (2.67%) Magento
3 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) HTTP
1 7 (9.33%) HTTPS
2 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.33%) Modbus
4 3 (4.00%) VoIP
5 1 (1.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (58.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (10.67%) OLAP
5 7 (9.33%) Oracle ODI
5 7 (9.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (9.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (8.00%) Star Schema
6 6 (8.00%) MS Access
6 6 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (8.00%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (5.33%) DTS
8 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
9 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (2.67%) Cognos Impromptu
10 2 (2.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.33%) NUnit
General
1 6 (8.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Marketing
3 4 (5.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.00%) Retail
4 3 (4.00%) Electronics
4 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (68.00%) Developer
2 16 (21.33%) Analyst
3 15 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 14 (18.67%) .NET Developer
5 13 (17.33%) SQL Developer
6 8 (10.67%) VB.NET Developer
6 8 (10.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (9.33%) OBIEE Developer
7 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Test Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) UAT Test Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.67%) UAT Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Database Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Data Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Database Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) DBA
9 4 (5.33%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (38.67%) .NET
2 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET
3 10 (13.33%) CSS
3 10 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 9 (12.00%) XML
5 8 (10.67%) HTML
5 8 (10.67%) jQuery
6 6 (8.00%) ADO
7 4 (5.33%) WinForms
7 4 (5.33%) MDX
7 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 3 (4.00%) REST
8 3 (4.00%) SOAP
8 3 (4.00%) Web Services
9 2 (2.67%) XSLT
9 2 (2.67%) JSON
9 2 (2.67%) Zend Framework
9 2 (2.67%) CSS3
9 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Data Integration
1 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.00%) DTV
3 2 (2.67%) GIS
4 1 (1.33%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.33%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (9.33%) Linux
2 7 (9.33%) UNIX
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.67%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (13.33%) Migration
3 9 (12.00%) ETL
4 8 (10.67%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (9.33%) Analytics
5 7 (9.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (9.33%) Data Migration
5 7 (9.33%) Data Analysis
5 7 (9.33%) Configuration Management
6 6 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 6 (8.00%) Logistics
7 5 (6.67%) Software Testing
8 4 (5.33%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.33%) MVC
8 4 (5.33%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.00%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (4.00%) Asset Management
9 3 (4.00%) Programme Management
9 3 (4.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.00%) C#
1 21 (28.00%) T-SQL
2 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (13.33%) VBA
4 8 (10.67%) VB.NET
5 4 (5.33%) PHP
6 2 (2.67%) Python
6 2 (2.67%) Java
7 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.33%) VB6
7 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Degree
1 5 (6.67%) ISEB
2 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) ISO 9001
1 10 (13.33%) TickIT
2 2 (2.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) SCOM
2 3 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (1.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 25 (33.33%) Oracle
2 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.33%) SAP
4 4 (5.33%) Siemens
4 4 (5.33%) Sage
5 3 (4.00%) Kaspersky
5 3 (4.00%) Citrix
6 2 (2.67%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.67%) Cognos
6 2 (2.67%) VMware
6 2 (2.67%) Zend
7 1 (1.33%) Tableau
7 1 (1.33%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.33%) Dell
7 1 (1.33%) NetApp
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