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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL 22 37 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.59% 13.31% 19.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.21% 28.68% 38.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 7
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +26.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £258 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £350 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 26
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £27.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.81%
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
78 129 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 30.47% 46.40% 50.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 74 45
Average daily rate £275 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 36
Average hourly rate - £31.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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
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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 11 £325 +4.41% 13
Loughborough - - - - 3
Lutterworth - - - - 2
Melton Mowbray - - - -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - - 3
Coalville - - - -
SQL
East Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.45%) HTML
3 9 (20.45%) .NET
3 9 (20.45%) CSS
3 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (18.18%) Ajax
4 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 8 (18.18%) Windows
4 8 (18.18%) C#
5 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET
5 7 (15.91%) Finance
6 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (13.64%) jQuery
7 5 (11.36%) Retail
7 5 (11.36%) Degree
7 5 (11.36%) PHP
7 5 (11.36%) Oracle
7 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (9.09%) Web Application Development
8 4 (9.09%) SVG
8 4 (9.09%) XML
8 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
8 4 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (9.09%) MVC
8 4 (9.09%) Web Design
8 4 (9.09%) Mathematics

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) CMS
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.55%) Kentico
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.27%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Agresso
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.82%) SAN
2 2 (4.55%) NAS
2 2 (4.55%) LDAP
2 2 (4.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.55%) DTS
5 2 (4.55%) QlikView
5 2 (4.55%) OLAP
5 2 (4.55%) MS Access
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.27%) MySQL
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.55%) Toad
3 1 (2.27%) NUnit
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.55%) Advertising
3 2 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) DBA
3 5 (11.36%) .NET Developer
4 3 (6.82%) SQL DBA
4 3 (6.82%) MI Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Support Technician
5 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.55%) Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Report Developer
5 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Information Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Developer
5 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) HTML
1 9 (20.45%) .NET
1 9 (20.45%) CSS
2 8 (18.18%) Ajax
3 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET
4 6 (13.64%) jQuery
5 4 (9.09%) SVG
5 4 (9.09%) XML
5 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.82%) Web Services
7 2 (4.55%) XSLT
7 2 (4.55%) Classic ASP
7 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 2 (4.55%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.55%) MDX
7 2 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (2.27%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 4 (9.09%) Psychology
3 3 (6.82%) NHS
4 2 (4.55%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.55%) AS400
4 2 (4.55%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.55%) iSeries
4 2 (4.55%) Open Source
4 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.55%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.27%) Clustering
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (9.09%) MVC
2 4 (9.09%) Web Design
2 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (9.09%) Web Application Development
2 4 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (6.82%) Migration
3 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
3 3 (6.82%) TDD
3 3 (6.82%) Data Analysis
3 3 (6.82%) ETL
3 3 (6.82%) OOP
4 2 (4.55%) OO
4 2 (4.55%) ITIL
4 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
4 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.55%) Analytics
4 2 (4.55%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (18.18%) C#
3 5 (11.36%) PHP
4 3 (6.82%) VB
5 2 (4.55%) VBA
5 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) WAI
2 1 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle
3 3 (6.82%) VMware
4 2 (4.55%) Veeam
4 2 (4.55%) NetApp
4 2 (4.55%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.27%) Informatica
5 1 (2.27%) Motorola
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 7 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago