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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 48 48 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 16.61% 17.08% 25.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.82% 31.17% 60.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 14
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £286 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 14
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £40.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -17.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.13 £25.37
% change year-on-year
-4.30% +2.99%
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
134 154 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 46.37% 54.80% 41.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 64 41
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 19
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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 +7 34 £333 +10.83% 10
Loughborough +2 4 - - 1
Lutterworth - - - -
Market Harborough - - - -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - -
Coalville - - - - 2
Hinckley - - - -
SQL
East Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 44 (45.36%) SQL Server
2 41 (42.27%) .NET
3 34 (35.05%) C#
4 27 (27.84%) Oracle
5 21 (21.65%) HTML
5 21 (21.65%) T-SQL
5 21 (21.65%) Microsoft
6 17 (17.53%) CSS
6 17 (17.53%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (15.46%) JavaScript
7 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET
8 14 (14.43%) Windows
8 14 (14.43%) .NET Framework
9 12 (12.37%) Visual Studio
10 11 (11.34%) SAP
10 11 (11.34%) E-Commerce
10 11 (11.34%) jQuery
10 11 (11.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (11.34%) HTML5
11 10 (10.31%) MVC
11 10 (10.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (10.31%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (9.28%) MS Excel
12 9 (9.28%) Migration
12 9 (9.28%) Retail
12 9 (9.28%) Marketing
12 9 (9.28%) Degree
12 9 (9.28%) Relational Database
13 8 (8.25%) ISEB
13 8 (8.25%) Finance

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 3 (3.09%) IIS
2 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.06%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.06%) Lync
2 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.03%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.03%) Drupal
3 1 (1.03%) WordPress
3 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.03%) CMS
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 9 (9.28%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.19%) MS Office
2 6 (6.19%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.06%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.03%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.03%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Oracle CRM
1 4 (4.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.09%) Magento
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) LDAP
2 2 (2.06%) VoIP
2 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.06%) Modbus
3 1 (1.03%) SAN
3 1 (1.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (45.36%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (10.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (10.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (9.28%) Relational Database
5 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (7.22%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (4.12%) OLAP
9 3 (3.09%) SAP BW
9 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (2.06%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (1.03%) MySQL
11 1 (1.03%) QlikView
11 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
11 1 (1.03%) MOLAP
11 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.03%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 12 (12.37%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (4.12%) JIRA
4 3 (3.09%) Selenium
4 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Blend
5 2 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.06%) Sahi
5 2 (2.06%) Toad
6 1 (1.03%) JMeter
6 1 (1.03%) NUnit
6 1 (1.03%) Maven
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.03%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.03%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (9.28%) Retail
1 9 (9.28%) Marketing
2 8 (8.25%) Finance
3 5 (5.15%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.12%) Electronics
4 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.03%) Advertising
5 1 (1.03%) Back Office
5 1 (1.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 61 (62.89%) Developer
2 21 (21.65%) Analyst
3 20 (20.62%) C# Developer
4 17 (17.53%) .NET Developer
5 12 (12.37%) SQL Developer
6 10 (10.31%) Test Analyst
6 10 (10.31%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (8.25%) Software Developer
8 7 (7.22%) Web Developer
8 7 (7.22%) Data Analyst
9 6 (6.19%) Database Developer
9 6 (6.19%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (5.15%) Excel Developer
10 5 (5.15%) DBA
10 5 (5.15%) Database Analyst
11 4 (4.12%) Consultant
11 4 (4.12%) VB.NET Developer
11 4 (4.12%) Developer Analyst
11 4 (4.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (42.27%) .NET
2 21 (21.65%) HTML
3 17 (17.53%) CSS
4 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET
5 14 (14.43%) .NET Framework
6 11 (11.34%) jQuery
6 11 (11.34%) HTML5
7 6 (6.19%) WCF
7 6 (6.19%) ADO
7 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (5.15%) XSLT
8 5 (5.15%) WPF
8 5 (5.15%) MDX
9 4 (4.12%) WinForms
9 4 (4.12%) XML
10 3 (3.09%) SOAP
10 3 (3.09%) ADO.NET
10 3 (3.09%) Classic ASP
10 3 (3.09%) Silverlight
10 3 (3.09%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.12%) DTV
1 4 (4.12%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.06%) NHS
3 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.03%) Open Source
4 1 (1.03%) GIS
4 1 (1.03%) Replication
4 1 (1.03%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.43%) Windows
2 7 (7.22%) Linux
3 6 (6.19%) UNIX
4 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.12%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.09%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.53%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (11.34%) E-Commerce
3 10 (10.31%) MVC
4 9 (9.28%) Migration
5 7 (7.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (7.22%) ETL
6 6 (6.19%) Data Analysis
6 6 (6.19%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (5.15%) Unit Testing
7 5 (5.15%) Use Case
7 5 (5.15%) UML
8 4 (4.12%) OO
8 4 (4.12%) CRM
8 4 (4.12%) ERP
8 4 (4.12%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.12%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (4.12%) Software Testing
8 4 (4.12%) Scrum
8 4 (4.12%) Programme Management
8 4 (4.12%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 34 (35.05%) C#
2 21 (21.65%) T-SQL
3 15 (15.46%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.19%) VB.NET
4 6 (6.19%) VBA
4 6 (6.19%) Java
5 5 (5.15%) PHP
6 4 (4.12%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.09%) XAML
7 3 (3.09%) VB
8 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (9.28%) Degree
2 8 (8.25%) ISEB
3 7 (7.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.12%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.09%) Chartered Engineer
5 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.03%) MCSE
7 1 (1.03%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) QA
2 5 (5.15%) ISO 9001
3 3 (3.09%) TickIT
4 2 (2.06%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) SCCM
1 2 (2.06%) SCOM
2 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.03%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (27.84%) Oracle
2 21 (21.65%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.34%) SAP
4 5 (5.15%) HP
5 4 (4.12%) Sage
5 4 (4.12%) VMware
5 4 (4.12%) Zend
6 3 (3.09%) Telerik
6 3 (3.09%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.06%) Kaspersky
7 2 (2.06%) Siemens
7 2 (2.06%) Citrix
7 2 (2.06%) Cognos
7 2 (2.06%) IBM
7 2 (2.06%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.03%) Avaya
8 1 (1.03%) Genesys
8 1 (1.03%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.03%) NetApp
8 1 (1.03%) Apple
Loughborough
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £15600 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £375 - £376 per day
Posted: 23 days ago