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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL 31 32 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 21.68% 24.81% 8.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.66% 43.84% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 3
Median daily rate £350 £293 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.65% -22.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £275 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £375 £377
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +34.61%
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
71 73 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 49.65% 56.59% 34.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 41 21
Median daily rate £363 £314 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.53% +16.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £248 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £441 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £41.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 3 December 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
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 3 December 2016.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Leicester region with a requirement for SQL.

1 34 (56.67%) C#
2 29 (48.33%) .NET
3 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 21 (35.00%) ASP.NET
5 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
7 16 (26.67%) MVC
7 16 (26.67%) .NET Framework
8 15 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 15 (25.00%) Web Services
9 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
9 14 (23.33%) T-SQL
9 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
10 12 (20.00%) Logistics
10 12 (20.00%) UML
11 11 (18.33%) CRM
11 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (18.33%) Waterfall
12 10 (16.67%) High Availability
12 10 (16.67%) V-Model
12 10 (16.67%) jQuery
12 10 (16.67%) HTML
12 10 (16.67%) CSS
12 10 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 9 (15.00%) Oracle
13 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
14 8 (13.33%) Degree
14 8 (13.33%) 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 5 (8.33%) SAS
2 3 (5.00%) CMS
3 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.33%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.67%) Documentum
4 1 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.00%) MS Office
3 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) WebTrends
2 2 (3.33%) Northgate Housing
2 2 (3.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) PaaS
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.33%) FTP
2 2 (3.33%) Modbus
3 1 (1.67%) Internet
3 1 (1.67%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.67%) OLTP
7 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.67%) NUnit
2 1 (1.67%) Selenium
General
1 7 (11.67%) Marketing
2 6 (10.00%) Finance
3 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Advertising
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (51.67%) Developer
2 18 (30.00%) SQL Developer
3 15 (25.00%) Analyst
3 15 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 12 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 11 (18.33%) Software Engineer
6 10 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Lead Software Engineer
7 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (13.33%) Software Developer
9 7 (11.67%) .NET Software Developer
9 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (11.67%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 7 (11.67%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (11.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 7 (11.67%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (11.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 7 (11.67%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (48.33%) .NET
2 21 (35.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (26.67%) .NET Framework
4 15 (25.00%) Web Services
5 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (16.67%) CSS
6 10 (16.67%) HTML
6 10 (16.67%) jQuery
7 8 (13.33%) Ajax
7 8 (13.33%) SOAP
7 8 (13.33%) XML
8 7 (11.67%) XHTML
8 7 (11.67%) XSD
8 7 (11.67%) XSLT
9 4 (6.67%) Classic ASP
10 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (1.67%) HTML5
11 1 (1.67%) REST
11 1 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) AS400
4 1 (1.67%) Clustering
4 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.67%) EPoS
4 1 (1.67%) Replication
4 1 (1.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) Linux
2 3 (5.00%) Unix
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.67%) MVC
3 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
4 12 (20.00%) Logistics
4 12 (20.00%) UML
5 11 (18.33%) CRM
5 11 (18.33%) Waterfall
6 10 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (16.67%) High Availability
6 10 (16.67%) V-Model
7 7 (11.67%) Project Management
7 7 (11.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (10.00%) Migration
9 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.67%) Web Development
11 3 (5.00%) Analytics
11 3 (5.00%) Configuration Management
11 3 (5.00%) ETL
11 3 (5.00%) Market Research
11 3 (5.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 34 (56.67%) C#
2 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (23.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.00%) C
4 2 (3.33%) COBOL
4 2 (3.33%) RPG
5 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.67%) SAS Macro
5 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.33%) Degree
3 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) ISEB
5 2 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.67%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.67%) MCSD
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) ISO 9001
2 4 (6.67%) TickIT
3 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.00%) Oracle
3 6 (10.00%) Northgate
4 3 (5.00%) Brio
4 3 (5.00%) Cognos
4 3 (5.00%) Coremetrics
4 3 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (5.00%) Omniture
4 3 (5.00%) Siemens
5 2 (3.33%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.67%) Citrix
6 1 (1.67%) SAP
6 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.67%) Tableau