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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 44 49 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.55% 20.94% 9.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.56% 36.30% 34.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 26 11
Median daily rate £325 £293 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -11.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £408 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £33.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +29.80%
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
144 135 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 50.88% 57.69% 26.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 79 34
Median daily rate £350 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £414 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 7 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 7 December 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 +2 30 £350 +19.65% 10
Hinckley - 1 £313 -
Loughborough - 1 - - 1
SQL
East Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 56 (63.64%) C#
2 50 (56.82%) .NET
3 33 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 32 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 30 (34.09%) SQL Server
5 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (32.95%) MVC
7 22 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 22 (25.00%) T-SQL
8 18 (20.45%) CSS
8 18 (20.45%) Software Engineering
9 16 (18.18%) Visual Studio
9 16 (18.18%) HTML
9 16 (18.18%) .NET Framework
9 16 (18.18%) jQuery
10 15 (17.05%) Web Services
11 14 (15.91%) Oracle
11 14 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (15.91%) E-Commerce
12 13 (14.77%) MS Excel
12 13 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (13.64%) Retail
13 12 (13.64%) Logistics
13 12 (13.64%) UML
14 11 (12.50%) VB.NET
14 11 (12.50%) CRM
14 11 (12.50%) Scrum
14 11 (12.50%) Degree
14 11 (12.50%) Waterfall

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 5 (5.68%) SAS
2 3 (3.41%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.41%) CMS
3 2 (2.27%) IIS
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.27%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.14%) Documentum
4 1 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (14.77%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.95%) MS Office
3 4 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) WebTrends
2 2 (2.27%) Northgate Housing
2 2 (2.27%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.14%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.14%) PaaS
3 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.27%) FTP
2 2 (2.27%) Internet
2 2 (2.27%) Modbus
3 1 (1.14%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (7.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.41%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.14%) Big Data
7 1 (1.14%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.14%) OLAP
7 1 (1.14%) OLTP
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.14%) Power BI
7 1 (1.14%) QlikView
7 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.14%) NUnit
2 1 (1.14%) Selenium
2 1 (1.14%) Subversion
2 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (13.64%) Retail
2 9 (10.23%) Finance
3 7 (7.95%) Marketing
4 4 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.27%) Advertising
5 2 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (61.36%) Developer
2 27 (30.68%) C# Developer
3 26 (29.55%) .NET Developer
4 22 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 22 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 18 (20.45%) Analyst
6 17 (19.32%) ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 15 (17.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (12.50%) Software Engineer
10 10 (11.36%) JavaScript Developer
10 10 (11.36%) Lead Software Engineer
11 9 (10.23%) C# Software Developer
11 9 (10.23%) Senior Developer
12 8 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
12 8 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
12 8 (9.09%) HTML Developer
12 8 (9.09%) Senior SQL Developer
12 8 (9.09%) Software Developer
12 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (56.82%) .NET
2 33 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 18 (20.45%) CSS
4 16 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 16 (18.18%) HTML
4 16 (18.18%) jQuery
5 15 (17.05%) Web Services
6 13 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (9.09%) Ajax
7 8 (9.09%) SOAP
7 8 (9.09%) XML
8 7 (7.95%) XHTML
8 7 (7.95%) XSD
8 7 (7.95%) XSLT
9 6 (6.82%) Classic ASP
10 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (2.27%) HTML5
12 1 (1.14%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (1.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.36%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.27%) AS400
3 2 (2.27%) Clustering
4 1 (1.14%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.14%) DataPower
4 1 (1.14%) EPoS
4 1 (1.14%) NHS
4 1 (1.14%) Replication
4 1 (1.14%) Robotics
4 1 (1.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.23%) Windows
2 4 (4.55%) Linux
2 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.41%) Unix
3 3 (3.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (32.95%) MVC
3 18 (20.45%) Software Engineering
4 14 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (15.91%) E-Commerce
5 12 (13.64%) Logistics
5 12 (13.64%) UML
6 11 (12.50%) CRM
6 11 (12.50%) Scrum
6 11 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 10 (11.36%) High Availability
7 10 (11.36%) Mentoring
7 10 (11.36%) V-Model
8 8 (9.09%) Migration
8 8 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (7.95%) Project Management
9 7 (7.95%) Translating Business Requirements
10 5 (5.68%) Web Development
11 3 (3.41%) Business Analysis
11 3 (3.41%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 56 (63.64%) C#
2 22 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 11 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 4 (4.55%) Delphi
5 3 (3.41%) C
6 2 (2.27%) COBOL
6 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.27%) RPG
6 2 (2.27%) VBScript
7 1 (1.14%) SAS Macro
7 1 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (12.50%) Degree
2 10 (11.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.41%) ISEB
5 2 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.14%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.14%) MCSD
6 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.55%) TickIT
3 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 32 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.91%) Oracle
3 6 (6.82%) Northgate
4 3 (3.41%) Brio
4 3 (3.41%) Cognos
4 3 (3.41%) Coremetrics
4 3 (3.41%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (3.41%) Omniture
4 3 (3.41%) Siemens
4 3 (3.41%) Tableau
5 2 (2.27%) Citrix
5 2 (2.27%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.14%) Remedy
6 1 (1.14%) SAP
6 1 (1.14%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.14%) Sybase
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