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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 41 64 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 13.10% 20.98% 16.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.80% 47.41% 38.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 32 13
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£300 £308 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £225 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £386 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 10
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £15.85 £9.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £35.90 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.60 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+12.78% -3.27%
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
125 135 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 39.94% 44.26% 44.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 70 49
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 21 19
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £21.40 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 27 March 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 27 March 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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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 30 £300 - 11
Loughborough - - - - 2
Lutterworth - - - -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - - 1
Hinckley - - - -
SQL
East Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
2 17 (27.87%) Windows
3 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
4 12 (19.67%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (18.03%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (18.03%) HTML
6 10 (16.39%) Finance
6 10 (16.39%) VB
6 10 (16.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (14.75%) C#
7 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
7 9 (14.75%) CSS
7 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
7 9 (14.75%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (11.48%) Ajax
9 7 (11.48%) ETL
9 7 (11.48%) XML
9 7 (11.48%) .NET
9 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (9.84%) Migration
10 6 (9.84%) Oracle
10 6 (9.84%) Business Objects
10 6 (9.84%) T-SQL
10 6 (9.84%) Web Services
10 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
10 6 (9.84%) Data Migration
10 6 (9.84%) High Availability
11 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.56%) IIS
3 3 (4.92%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.28%) CMS
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (3.28%) Kentico
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.64%) Lync
5 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
2 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Agresso
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.64%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) SAN
2 2 (3.28%) FTP
2 2 (3.28%) NAS
3 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.64%) DNS
3 1 (1.64%) LAN
3 1 (1.64%) WAN
3 1 (1.64%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (8.20%) MS Access
6 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (4.92%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (3.28%) OLAP
8 2 (3.28%) DTS
8 2 (3.28%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.28%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.64%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.64%) NUnit
General
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.64%) Back Office
4 1 (1.64%) Law
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (31.15%) Developer
2 11 (18.03%) DBA
3 10 (16.39%) Analyst
4 9 (14.75%) SQL DBA
5 5 (8.20%) SQL Developer
6 4 (6.56%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Data Migration Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 3 (4.92%) MI Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Migration Project Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Data Migration Project Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Administrator
7 3 (4.92%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Data Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (3.28%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (3.28%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) HTML
2 9 (14.75%) CSS
3 7 (11.48%) Ajax
3 7 (11.48%) XML
3 7 (11.48%) .NET
4 6 (9.84%) Web Services
5 5 (8.20%) jQuery
5 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.56%) SVG
7 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (4.92%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (3.28%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 2 (3.28%) WCF
8 2 (3.28%) MDX
8 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Statistics
3 4 (6.56%) Mathematics
3 4 (6.56%) Psychology
4 3 (4.92%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.92%) NHS
4 3 (4.92%) Clustering
5 2 (3.28%) SCADA
6 1 (1.64%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.64%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.28%) UNIX
3 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (18.03%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (14.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (11.48%) ETL
5 6 (9.84%) Migration
5 6 (9.84%) Data Migration
5 6 (9.84%) High Availability
6 4 (6.56%) Web Design
6 4 (6.56%) MVC
6 4 (6.56%) Web Application Development
6 4 (6.56%) Unit Testing
6 4 (6.56%) Data Governance
7 3 (4.92%) Waterfall
7 3 (4.92%) BPR
7 3 (4.92%) Project Management
7 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.92%) ERP
7 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.28%) TDD
8 2 (3.28%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) VB
2 9 (14.75%) C#
2 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.84%) T-SQL
4 5 (8.20%) Java
5 4 (6.56%) PHP
6 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.28%) VBA
8 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.64%) MCSE
3 1 (1.64%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) WAI
3 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.64%) vSphere
3 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.64%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) Oracle
2 6 (9.84%) Business Objects
3 4 (6.56%) VMware
4 3 (4.92%) NetApp
5 2 (3.28%) Veeam
6 1 (1.64%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.64%) hybris
6 1 (1.64%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.64%) Endeca
6 1 (1.64%) IBM
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) Dell
6 1 (1.64%) Sophos
6 1 (1.64%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.64%) SAP
6 1 (1.64%) Cognos
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