The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 56 27 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 19.11% 9.93% 15.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.33% 30.00% 35.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 14 15
Average daily rate £275 £295 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.77% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £152 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £346 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Average hourly rate £40.25 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.16% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £30.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +3.63%
SQL
East Midlands

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
150 90 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 51.19% 33.09% 43.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 56 66
Average daily rate £293 £295 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.84% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £192 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £360 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 13
Average hourly rate £40.25 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.16% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £30.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £30.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +3 34 £293 -10.00% 14
Market Harborough - 1 £250 -
Kegworth - 1 - -
SQL
East Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 62 (59.62%) C#
2 58 (55.77%) .NET
3 47 (45.19%) Oracle
3 47 (45.19%) SQL Server
3 47 (45.19%) Microsoft
4 38 (36.54%) Visual Studio
5 33 (31.73%) High Availability
6 32 (30.77%) Windows
7 31 (29.81%) .NET Framework
8 27 (25.96%) Relational Database
8 27 (25.96%) TCP/IP
8 27 (25.96%) Windows Server
9 26 (25.00%) Siemens
10 25 (24.04%) Modbus
11 22 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (21.15%) ASP.NET
12 20 (19.23%) HTML
13 18 (17.31%) Finance
13 18 (17.31%) CSS
14 17 (16.35%) CSS3
14 17 (16.35%) HTML5
15 15 (14.42%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (14.42%) MS Excel
15 15 (14.42%) MVC
16 14 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (13.46%) Retail
16 14 (13.46%) MS Office
17 13 (12.50%) E-Commerce
17 13 (12.50%) Logistics
17 13 (12.50%) WCF

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 6 (5.77%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.92%) CMS
2 2 (1.92%) IIS
2 2 (1.92%) SAS
2 2 (1.92%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.96%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.96%) Drupal
3 1 (0.96%) Joomla!
Applications
1 15 (14.42%) MS Excel
2 14 (13.46%) MS Office
3 9 (8.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (5.77%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (4.81%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (3.85%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (3.85%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (3.85%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (3.85%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (2.88%) SystmOne
6 2 (1.92%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.96%) TCP/IP
2 25 (24.04%) Modbus
3 2 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (45.19%) SQL Server
2 27 (25.96%) Relational Database
3 15 (14.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (10.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 8 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (6.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (5.77%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (4.81%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (3.85%) MySQL
11 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.96%) Datazen
13 1 (0.96%) GIS
13 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.96%) Power BI
13 1 (0.96%) ReportNet
Development Applications
1 38 (36.54%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.77%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.92%) Selenium
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.92%) Subversion
3 2 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.96%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (0.96%) PhpStorm
4 1 (0.96%) Toad
General
1 18 (17.31%) Finance
2 14 (13.46%) Retail
3 8 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.85%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.96%) Banking
5 1 (0.96%) French Language
5 1 (0.96%) German Language
5 1 (0.96%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.96%) Local Government
5 1 (0.96%) Marketing
5 1 (0.96%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 64 (61.54%) Developer
2 44 (42.31%) C# Developer
3 36 (34.62%) .NET Developer
4 34 (32.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (18.27%) SQL Developer
6 14 (13.46%) Analyst
7 12 (11.54%) C# WCF Developer
7 12 (11.54%) WCF Developer
8 9 (8.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 9 (8.65%) Software Engineer
9 8 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 8 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (6.73%) Consultant
10 7 (6.73%) Lead Software Engineer
11 6 (5.77%) Oracle Consultant
12 5 (4.81%) OBIEE Developer
12 5 (4.81%) Web Developer
13 4 (3.85%) Data Analyst
13 4 (3.85%) Functional Consultant
13 4 (3.85%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (55.77%) .NET
2 31 (29.81%) .NET Framework
3 22 (21.15%) ASP.NET
4 20 (19.23%) HTML
5 18 (17.31%) CSS
6 17 (16.35%) CSS3
6 17 (16.35%) HTML5
7 13 (12.50%) WCF
8 11 (10.58%) Web Services
9 9 (8.65%) XHTML
10 7 (6.73%) jQuery
10 7 (6.73%) XML
11 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (3.85%) JSON
13 3 (2.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (1.92%) Entity Framework
14 2 (1.92%) MDX
14 2 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
14 2 (1.92%) REST
14 2 (1.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.62%) Algorithms
3 8 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.73%) Life Science
5 3 (2.88%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.92%) User Experience
7 1 (0.96%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.96%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.96%) NHS
7 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 32 (30.77%) Windows
2 27 (25.96%) Windows Server
3 11 (10.58%) Unix
4 4 (3.85%) Linux
5 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (31.73%) High Availability
2 22 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (14.42%) MVC
4 14 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 13 (12.50%) Logistics
6 11 (10.58%) Waterfall
7 10 (9.62%) V-Model
8 9 (8.65%) Software Engineering
8 9 (8.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (7.69%) UML
10 6 (5.77%) Workflow
11 5 (4.81%) Analytics
11 5 (4.81%) Data Modelling
12 4 (3.85%) Cash Management
12 4 (3.85%) ETL
12 4 (3.85%) Integration Testing
12 4 (3.85%) System Integration Testing
12 4 (3.85%) Test Scripting
12 4 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (59.62%) C#
2 8 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 8 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 6 (5.77%) T-SQL
3 6 (5.77%) VB
4 3 (2.88%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.92%) C++
5 2 (1.92%) Java
5 2 (1.92%) PHP
6 1 (0.96%) JCL
6 1 (0.96%) NATURAL
6 1 (0.96%) PHP 5
6 1 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (8.65%) Degree
2 5 (4.81%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.92%) ISEB
4 2 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.62%) ISO 9001
1 10 (9.62%) TickIT
2 2 (1.92%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.96%) RACF
1 1 (0.96%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 47 (45.19%) Microsoft
1 47 (45.19%) Oracle
2 26 (25.00%) Siemens
3 2 (1.92%) Cognos
4 1 (0.96%) IBM
4 1 (0.96%) Norkom
4 1 (0.96%) Northgate
4 1 (0.96%) SAP
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