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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 15 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 19 56 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.54% 18.42% 19.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.79% 30.77% 42.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 7
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£300 £318 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% +24.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £224 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £352 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 28
Average hourly rate - £34.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -6.89%
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
66 182 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 26.19% 59.87% 46.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 100 41
Average daily rate £275 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £363 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 33
Average hourly rate - £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 -9 9 £378 +19.84% 8
Loughborough - - - - 1
Lutterworth - - - -
Market Harborough - - - -
Melton Mowbray - - - -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - -
Coalville - - - -
SQL
East Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 25 (39.68%) .NET
2 23 (36.51%) C#
3 22 (34.92%) SQL Server
4 21 (33.33%) Oracle
5 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 16 (25.40%) HTML
7 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
7 15 (23.81%) CSS
8 14 (22.22%) Visual Studio
8 14 (22.22%) Windows
9 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET
9 13 (20.63%) .NET Framework
10 12 (19.05%) Degree
11 11 (17.46%) jQuery
12 10 (15.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
13 9 (14.29%) Relational Database
14 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (12.70%) MVC
14 8 (12.70%) Ajax
14 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (11.11%) Linux
15 7 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
15 7 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
16 6 (9.52%) UNIX
16 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 5 (7.94%) PHP
17 5 (7.94%) IIS
17 5 (7.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 5 (7.94%) XML

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 5 (7.94%) IIS
1 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (4.76%) CMS
3 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.17%) Kentico
3 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.59%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.59%) Drupal
4 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Agresso
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.76%) LDAP
3 2 (3.17%) FTP
3 2 (3.17%) Modbus
4 1 (1.59%) SAN
4 1 (1.59%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 7 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.17%) DTS
8 2 (3.17%) MS Access
8 2 (3.17%) OLAP
8 2 (3.17%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.17%) QlikView
9 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Blend
4 2 (3.17%) Toad
5 1 (1.59%) JMeter
5 1 (1.59%) NUnit
5 1 (1.59%) Maven
5 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (6.35%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Retail
3 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) Back Office
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (50.79%) Developer
2 13 (20.63%) Analyst
3 12 (19.05%) C# Developer
4 10 (15.87%) .NET Developer
5 8 (12.70%) Test Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) Web Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.94%) DBA
8 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.76%) SQL Developer
8 3 (4.76%) SQL DBA
8 3 (4.76%) UAT Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) UAT Test Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Report Developer
9 2 (3.17%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (3.17%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.68%) .NET
2 16 (25.40%) HTML
3 15 (23.81%) CSS
4 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET
4 13 (20.63%) .NET Framework
5 11 (17.46%) jQuery
6 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (12.70%) Ajax
7 5 (7.94%) XML
8 4 (6.35%) XSLT
8 4 (6.35%) SVG
8 4 (6.35%) WCF
8 4 (6.35%) WPF
9 3 (4.76%) Silverlight
9 3 (4.76%) HTML5
9 3 (4.76%) Web Services
9 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (4.76%) ADO.NET
9 3 (4.76%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) NHS
1 4 (6.35%) Mathematics
1 4 (6.35%) Psychology
1 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) User Experience
2 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.76%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.17%) AS400
3 2 (3.17%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.17%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.17%) iSeries
3 2 (3.17%) Open Source
3 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.22%) Windows
2 7 (11.11%) Linux
3 6 (9.52%) UNIX
4 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) MVC
2 7 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (7.94%) Unit Testing
3 5 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (7.94%) TDD
4 4 (6.35%) Web Design
4 4 (6.35%) UML
4 4 (6.35%) ETL
4 4 (6.35%) Software Testing
4 4 (6.35%) Web Application Development
4 4 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (4.76%) MVVM
5 3 (4.76%) Migration
5 3 (4.76%) Data Migration
5 3 (4.76%) OOP
5 3 (4.76%) OO
5 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.17%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 23 (36.51%) C#
2 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.94%) PHP
4 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
4 4 (6.35%) VB
5 3 (4.76%) XAML
6 2 (3.17%) Java
7 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) ISEB
2 4 (6.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.17%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.76%) TickIT
3 2 (3.17%) WAI
3 2 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Control-M
Vendors
1 21 (33.33%) Oracle
2 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.76%) Telerik
4 2 (3.17%) Siemens
4 2 (3.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) Teradata
5 1 (1.59%) Cognos
5 1 (1.59%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) Informatica
5 1 (1.59%) Motorola
5 1 (1.59%) NetApp
5 1 (1.59%) Veeam
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