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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 66 32 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.37% 11.07% 13.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.52% 25.81% 33.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 28 23
Median daily rate £300 £278 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £120 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £347 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 11
Median hourly rate £39.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.13% -29.68%
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
145 124 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 49.15% 42.91% 40.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 87 70
Median daily rate £300 £288 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £140 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 24
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 31 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +5 36 £300 - 15
Loughborough - 6 £300 -
Kegworth 0 5 £130 +8.33%
Hinckley - 1 £263 -
SQL
East Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 43 (38.74%) C#
2 37 (33.33%) .NET
3 32 (28.83%) SQL Server
4 26 (23.42%) CSS
4 26 (23.42%) Oracle
5 22 (19.82%) MVC
5 22 (19.82%) ASP.NET
6 21 (18.92%) HTML
7 20 (18.02%) Microsoft
8 18 (16.22%) MS Excel
9 17 (15.32%) E-Commerce
9 17 (15.32%) Windows
9 17 (15.32%) Retail
10 16 (14.41%) jQuery
10 16 (14.41%) HTML5
10 16 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (13.51%) Unix
11 15 (13.51%) JavaScript
11 15 (13.51%) WCF
12 12 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (10.81%) CSS3
13 11 (9.91%) Relational Database
14 10 (9.01%) PowerShell
14 10 (9.01%) VB.NET
14 10 (9.01%) PL/SQL
14 10 (9.01%) XML
14 10 (9.01%) NHS
14 10 (9.01%) Oracle EBS
15 9 (8.11%) MS Office
15 9 (8.11%) Tableau

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 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
1 3 (2.70%) SAS
2 2 (1.80%) JBoss
2 2 (1.80%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.11%) MS Office
3 8 (7.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (9.01%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.70%) SystmOne
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.50%) Modbus
1 5 (4.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.70%) Internet
2 3 (2.70%) Network Security
3 2 (1.80%) DHCP
3 2 (1.80%) DNS
3 2 (1.80%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (28.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.91%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 8 (7.21%) MS Access
4 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.50%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (4.50%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (3.60%) MySQL
6 4 (3.60%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.70%) DB2
7 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.80%) PowerCenter
8 2 (1.80%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.90%) Adabas
9 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.90%) QlikView
9 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (7.21%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.41%) Toad
4 5 (4.50%) Subversion
5 4 (3.60%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.60%) Mercurial
5 4 (3.60%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (3.60%) PhpStorm
6 3 (2.70%) NUnit
7 2 (1.80%) Selenium
8 1 (0.90%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.90%) Maven
General
1 17 (15.32%) Retail
2 7 (6.31%) Finance
3 3 (2.70%) Banking
4 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.80%) Marketing
5 1 (0.90%) French Language
5 1 (0.90%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.90%) German Language
5 1 (0.90%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.90%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (54.95%) Developer
2 32 (28.83%) C# Developer
3 27 (24.32%) .NET Developer
4 25 (22.52%) Analyst
5 24 (21.62%) SQL Developer
6 23 (20.72%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (11.71%) C# WCF Developer
7 13 (11.71%) WCF Developer
8 12 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 10 (9.01%) Consultant
10 9 (8.11%) Oracle Consultant
11 8 (7.21%) Functional Consultant
11 8 (7.21%) Information Analyst
11 8 (7.21%) Oracle Functional Consultant
12 7 (6.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 7 (6.31%) SQL Analyst
13 6 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
14 5 (4.50%) JavaScript Developer
14 5 (4.50%) OBIEE Developer
14 5 (4.50%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (33.33%) .NET
2 26 (23.42%) CSS
3 22 (19.82%) ASP.NET
4 21 (18.92%) HTML
5 16 (14.41%) HTML5
5 16 (14.41%) jQuery
6 15 (13.51%) WCF
7 12 (10.81%) CSS3
8 10 (9.01%) XML
9 8 (7.21%) XHTML
10 7 (6.31%) .NET Framework
10 7 (6.31%) Ajax
11 4 (3.60%) PostGIS
11 4 (3.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (3.60%) WinForms
12 3 (2.70%) J2EE
12 3 (2.70%) JSON
12 3 (2.70%) JSP
12 3 (2.70%) LINQ
13 2 (1.80%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.01%) NHS
2 8 (7.21%) Algorithms
3 7 (6.31%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.70%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.70%) Informatics
5 3 (2.70%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.70%) Statistics
6 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.90%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.90%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.32%) Windows
2 15 (13.51%) Unix
3 7 (6.31%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.41%) Linux
5 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.82%) MVC
2 17 (15.32%) E-Commerce
3 16 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (8.11%) DevOps
4 9 (8.11%) Web Development
5 8 (7.21%) Data Analysis
5 8 (7.21%) High Availability
5 8 (7.21%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (6.31%) Analytics
6 7 (6.31%) CRM
6 7 (6.31%) Performance Management
7 6 (5.41%) Project Management
7 6 (5.41%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (4.50%) ERP
8 5 (4.50%) Regression Testing
9 4 (3.60%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.60%) OO
9 4 (3.60%) Workflow
10 3 (2.70%) Logistics
10 3 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 43 (38.74%) C#
2 15 (13.51%) JavaScript
3 10 (9.01%) PL/SQL
3 10 (9.01%) PowerShell
3 10 (9.01%) VB.NET
4 8 (7.21%) T-SQL
5 7 (6.31%) Java
6 6 (5.41%) PHP
7 4 (3.60%) PHP 5
8 2 (1.80%) VBScript
9 1 (0.90%) C++
9 1 (0.90%) JCL
9 1 (0.90%) NATURAL
9 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.90%) VB
9 1 (0.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (7.21%) Degree
2 5 (4.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.80%) ISEB
3 2 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.80%) MCSE
3 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.11%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.70%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.80%) QA
3 2 (1.80%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.90%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Control-M
Vendors
1 26 (23.42%) Oracle
2 20 (18.02%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.11%) Tableau
4 5 (4.50%) Siemens
5 3 (2.70%) SAP
6 2 (1.80%) Citrix
7 1 (0.90%) IBM
7 1 (0.90%) Informatica
7 1 (0.90%) Northgate
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