The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lincoln region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincoln 5.88% 14.29% 18.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £225 £600 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +133.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +2.46%
SQL
Lincolnshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Lincoln region.

Programming Languages Category
Lincoln
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincoln 17.65% 14.29% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate £225 £600 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +140.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Lincoln region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Lincoln

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Lincoln region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Lincoln

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Lincoln

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Lincoln region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Lincoln

SQL
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lincoln 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 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) Unit4 Business World
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
1 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lincoln 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Implementation Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Implementation Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
1 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle