Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 10 10
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL 8 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 8.89% 12.61% 9.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.77% 23.81% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 5
Lincolnshire median daily rate £258 £395 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.81% +27.42% -17.33%
10th Percentile £197 £249 £157
90th Percentile £272 £433 £423
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +19.23% -7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Lincolnshire median hourly rate - £21.50 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.62% -
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £21.50 £16.09
% change year-on-year +86.05% +33.62% -38.70%

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Lincolnshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 26 63 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 28.89% 52.94% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 20
Lincolnshire median daily rate £258 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.63% +33.33% -14.89%
10th Percentile £186 £269 £224
90th Percentile £439 £438 £464
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 1
Lincolnshire median hourly rate - £50.00 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +210.75% -0.98%
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +47.37%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Lincolnshire

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Lincolnshire

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Lincolnshire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 24 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Spalding - 2 - - 1
Lincoln +5 1 - - 5
Scunthorpe +2 1 £200 -23.81%
SQL
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Lincolnshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) WPF
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) IIS
5 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (12.50%) XML

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Hudson
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Wintel Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Implementation Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Akka.NET
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) WPF
2 1 (12.50%) XHTML
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) HP Storage
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) SOLID
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Virtualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
2 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) VMware