Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 13 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 6 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 6.74% 10.49% 8.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 22.73% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 5
Lincolnshire median daily rate £425 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.55% -15.38% +1.96%
10th Percentile £413 £219 £308
90th Percentile £438 £346 £423
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £31.80
10th Percentile £42.50 - £19.11
90th Percentile £47.50 - £45.48
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £27.55
% change year-on-year +10.34% +31.60% +116.04%

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 24 66 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 26.97% 46.15% 33.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 29 23
Lincolnshire median daily rate £288 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.54% -7.14% -0.14%
10th Percentile £228 £255 £270
90th Percentile £438 £475 £462
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 2
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £31.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +57.26% +95.66%
10th Percentile £42.50 £47.50 £19.11
90th Percentile £47.50 £57.00 £45.48
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.25 £47.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year -11.05% +16.56% +114.47%

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 21 September 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 -2 3 £425 - 2
Lincoln 0 1 - - 5
Spalding -8 1 - - 5
Grantham - 1 - - 2
SQL
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Core
3 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) Kanban
3 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) XHTML
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) API Design
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database

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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Core
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) XHTML
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Kanban
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) API Design
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript