The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Lincolnshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 18 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 25.35% 5.00% 13.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 85.71% 14.29% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate £385 £225 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.11% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £25.56
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +7.57%
Programming Languages Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 29.58% 35.00% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Average daily rate £405 £253 £194
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.39% +30.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £315 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
SQL
East Midlands

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Lincoln +5 2 £265 +17.77% 1
Spalding - - - -
Stamford - - - -
Barton-upon-Humber - - - -
Grantham - - - -
Grimsby - - - -
SQL
East Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 (80.65%) Oracle
2 19 (61.29%) PL/SQL
3 18 (58.06%) Oracle EBS R12
4 17 (54.84%) Oracle Database
5 16 (51.61%) Oracle Reports
6 15 (48.39%) XML
7 14 (45.16%) Oracle Forms
7 14 (45.16%) Manufacturing
8 13 (41.94%) Oracle Applications
9 12 (38.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 11 (35.48%) Finance
10 11 (35.48%) UNIX
11 8 (25.81%) Oracle EBS
11 8 (25.81%) Workflow
11 8 (25.81%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (25.81%) Oracle 11i
11 8 (25.81%) Oracle Receivables
12 7 (22.58%) Oracle General Ledger
12 7 (22.58%) Oracle Payables
12 7 (22.58%) Oracle Manufacturing
12 7 (22.58%) Oracle Financials
13 6 (19.35%) JDeveloper
13 6 (19.35%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (16.13%) Oracle ERP
14 5 (16.13%) GAP Analysis
14 5 (16.13%) ERP
14 5 (16.13%) Windows
14 5 (16.13%) Linux
14 5 (16.13%) Oracle ASCP
14 5 (16.13%) Data Conversion

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 6 (19.35%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Mingle
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (58.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (41.94%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle 11i
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (22.58%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (22.58%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (22.58%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 7 (22.58%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle ASCP
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) Oracle Database
2 16 (51.61%) Oracle Reports
3 12 (38.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 8 (25.81%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (6.45%) SQLPlus
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.23%) MySQL
7 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (19.35%) JDeveloper
3 1 (3.23%) Toad
General
1 14 (45.16%) Manufacturing
2 11 (35.48%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Oracle Consultant
1 16 (51.61%) Consultant
2 9 (29.03%) Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Forms Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) QA Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support
5 2 (6.45%) Senior QA Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Business Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) XSLT
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) HTML
2 2 (6.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) LINQ
3 1 (3.23%) WinRT
3 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Data Conversion
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) UNIX
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Linux
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Workflow
2 5 (16.13%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (16.13%) ERP
2 5 (16.13%) Procure-to-pay
3 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
3 4 (12.90%) EAM
4 3 (9.68%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.45%) RAD
5 2 (6.45%) Change Management
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.23%) MVC
6 1 (3.23%) ETL
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.23%) Logistics
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) PL/SQL
2 2 (6.45%) R
2 2 (6.45%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) VMware
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Business Objects