Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 11 15
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL 10 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 10.31% 9.79% 5.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.41% 26.42% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 3
Lincolnshire median daily rate £425 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.55% -15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £298 £241 £313
90th Percentile £438 £364 £438
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £45.00 £14.56 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +209.17% -69.36% -
10th Percentile £42.50 £12.95 £46.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £15.67 £48.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +33.33% -20.00% +154.24%

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 34 53 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 35.05% 37.06% 38.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 27 21
Lincolnshire median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £275
90th Percentile £550 £553 £463
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £45.00 £14.97 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.70% -68.49% +123.53%
10th Percentile £42.50 £13.10 £46.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £34.82 £48.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +106.90%

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 14 December 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
Grimsby +1 3 £425 - 1
Spalding -4 1 - -
Lincoln -6 1 - - 6
Stamford - 1 £390 -
Grantham - 1 - -
SQL
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (30.00%) Kanban
3 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Core
3 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) FMCG
4 1 (10.00%) Degree

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) DBA
2 3 (30.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (30.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Wintel Support
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Core
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (10.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) LESS
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) Sass
4 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Kanban
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) API Design
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA