Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 17 8
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL 12 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 9.45% 5.17% 12.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.27% 13.04% 52.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 8
Lincolnshire median daily rate £288 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.54% - +30.00%
10th Percentile £234 £313 £124
90th Percentile £381 £338 £491
East Midlands median daily rate £363 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +7.41% -3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £14.56 £21.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.30% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £21.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +39.53% +38.71% -58.67%

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 41 46 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 32.28% 39.66% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 16
Lincolnshire median daily rate £320 £363 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.72% +26.09% +4.55%
10th Percentile £258 £271 £144
90th Percentile £615 £438 £431
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £14.97 £21.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.40% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £13.10 £19.75 £18.00
90th Percentile £34.82 £23.25 £26.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £39.25 £32.50 £18.38
% change year-on-year +20.77% +76.87% -45.19%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Lincolnshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 16 January 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
Lincoln +4 7 £313 - 1
Spalding - 1 £250 -
Grimsby - 1 - -
Immingham - 1 - -
SQL
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 7 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) IIS
4 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (16.67%) VB6
4 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (16.67%) ECDL
4 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
4 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
4 2 (16.67%) Data Lake
5 1 (8.33%) Power BI
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016

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 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) EPiServer
2 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (16.67%) Data Lake
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (8.33%) BODI
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) Power BI
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (8.33%) Spotfire
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Information Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Data Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Technician
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) MIS Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) ETL Development
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) VB
2 2 (16.67%) VB6
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ECDL
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (8.33%) arcserve
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Intel
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Tableau
2 1 (8.33%) Veeam
2 1 (8.33%) VMware