The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 15 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 23 46 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.75% 16.85% 12.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 33.33% 34.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 19
Median daily rate £318 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.45% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £175 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £375 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +15.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.52 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+77.61% -24.93%

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
115 138 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 48.73% 50.55% 37.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 79 72
Median daily rate £305 £285 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.01% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £203 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £433 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -2 13 £300 -14.28% 22
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 - - 1
SQL
East Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 46 (68.66%) C#
1 46 (68.66%) .NET
2 36 (53.73%) ASP.NET
3 32 (47.76%) MVC
4 27 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (40.30%) Microsoft
5 24 (35.82%) SQL Server
6 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (26.87%) CSS
6 18 (26.87%) HTML
6 18 (26.87%) JavaScript
6 18 (26.87%) E-Commerce
7 16 (23.88%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (22.39%) T-SQL
8 15 (22.39%) VB.NET
8 15 (22.39%) jQuery
9 14 (20.90%) Web Services
9 14 (20.90%) Scrum
10 12 (17.91%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (16.42%) Retail
11 11 (16.42%) Logistics
11 11 (16.42%) .NET Framework
12 10 (14.93%) Mentoring
12 10 (14.93%) Translating Business Requirements
12 10 (14.93%) Oracle
13 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
13 9 (13.43%) High Availability
13 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
14 8 (11.94%) Ajax

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (4.48%) CMS
2 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.99%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.49%) IIS
3 1 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) PaaS
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.99%) FTP
3 1 (1.49%) LAN
3 1 (1.49%) Modbus
3 1 (1.49%) Profibus
3 1 (1.49%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (35.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.99%) MS Access
8 1 (1.49%) OLTP
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.49%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.49%) Subversion
2 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (16.42%) Retail
2 5 (7.46%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.48%) Advertising
3 3 (4.48%) Finance
3 3 (4.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (74.63%) Developer
2 31 (46.27%) C# Developer
3 27 (40.30%) .NET Developer
4 23 (34.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (32.84%) ASP.NET Developer
6 19 (28.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 16 (23.88%) SQL Developer
9 9 (13.43%) HTML CSS Developer
9 9 (13.43%) HTML Developer
10 8 (11.94%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (11.94%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (11.94%) Senior Developer
10 8 (11.94%) Software Developer
11 7 (10.45%) Analyst
11 7 (10.45%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (10.45%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (10.45%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (10.45%) Senior Software Developer
11 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (68.66%) .NET
2 36 (53.73%) ASP.NET
3 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (26.87%) CSS
3 18 (26.87%) HTML
4 15 (22.39%) jQuery
5 14 (20.90%) Web Services
6 11 (16.42%) .NET Framework
7 8 (11.94%) Ajax
7 8 (11.94%) XML
8 7 (10.45%) SOAP
8 7 (10.45%) XHTML
8 7 (10.45%) XSD
8 7 (10.45%) XSLT
9 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (5.97%) HTML5
10 3 (4.48%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (4.48%) Oracle ADF
11 2 (2.99%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.99%) AS400
3 2 (2.99%) Replication
4 1 (1.49%) Clustering
4 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.49%) EPoS
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Windows
2 6 (8.96%) Linux
3 3 (4.48%) Unix
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.76%) MVC
2 27 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.87%) E-Commerce
4 14 (20.90%) Scrum
5 12 (17.91%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (16.42%) Logistics
7 10 (14.93%) Mentoring
7 10 (14.93%) Translating Business Requirements
8 9 (13.43%) High Availability
8 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
9 8 (11.94%) Project Management
10 6 (8.96%) UML
11 5 (7.46%) Change Management
11 5 (7.46%) Waterfall
12 4 (5.97%) ITSM
12 4 (5.97%) V-Model
12 4 (5.97%) Web Development
13 3 (4.48%) Configuration Management
13 3 (4.48%) ERP
13 3 (4.48%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 46 (68.66%) C#
2 18 (26.87%) JavaScript
3 15 (22.39%) T-SQL
3 15 (22.39%) VB.NET
4 3 (4.48%) Java
4 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.48%) Python
5 2 (2.99%) C
5 2 (2.99%) COBOL
5 2 (2.99%) RPG
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.96%) Degree
3 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.48%) ISEB
5 2 (2.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.49%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.49%) MCSD
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.97%) TickIT
3 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 27 (40.30%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.93%) Oracle
3 2 (2.99%) Brio
3 2 (2.99%) Cognos
3 2 (2.99%) Coremetrics
3 2 (2.99%) JD Edwards
3 2 (2.99%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (2.99%) Omniture
3 2 (2.99%) Siemens
4 1 (1.49%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.49%) VMware
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