The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 26 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 17.93% 19.63% 20.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.06% 33.87% 78.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 16
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +22.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £68.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.20 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.09%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Programming Languages Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53 62 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 36.55% 57.94% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 49 21
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £36.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.06 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.70%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 30 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 12 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 12 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 12 (22.22%) Windows
4 11 (20.37%) ETL
4 11 (20.37%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (20.37%) Logical Data Model
4 11 (20.37%) Physical Data Model
5 9 (16.67%) .NET
5 9 (16.67%) Finance
6 8 (14.81%) Linux
6 8 (14.81%) VPN
6 8 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (14.81%) Test Scripting
7 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
7 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
7 7 (12.96%) UNIX
7 7 (12.96%) Oracle
7 7 (12.96%) Data Mart
8 6 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 6 (11.11%) JSON
8 6 (11.11%) Visual Studio
8 6 (11.11%) C#
9 5 (9.26%) Java
9 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
9 5 (9.26%) SAN
9 5 (9.26%) DNS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.85%) JBoss
2 1 (1.85%) Apache
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) IIS
2 1 (1.85%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) VPN
2 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
3 5 (9.26%) SAN
3 5 (9.26%) DNS
4 4 (7.41%) VLAN
4 4 (7.41%) Firewall
5 3 (5.56%) LAN
5 3 (5.56%) IPsec
5 3 (5.56%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (3.70%) DHCP
7 1 (1.85%) Internet
7 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (20.37%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (12.96%) Data Mart
5 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
7 3 (5.56%) OLAP
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (5.56%) Spotfire
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.85%) MS Access
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.85%) SQLBase
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.70%) Subversion
3 2 (3.70%) NUnit
3 2 (3.70%) JIRA
3 2 (3.70%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.85%) JUnit
4 1 (1.85%) Maven
4 1 (1.85%) Selenium
4 1 (1.85%) Moq
4 1 (1.85%) TestLink
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Analyst
2 14 (25.93%) Developer
3 9 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Test Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) Data Modeller
7 3 (5.56%) Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.56%) MI Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Implementation Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.70%) IT Support Assistant
8 2 (3.70%) IT Assistant
8 2 (3.70%) IT Support
8 2 (3.70%) Release Coordinator
8 2 (3.70%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) .NET
2 6 (11.11%) JSON
3 4 (7.41%) CSS
4 3 (5.56%) Web Services
4 3 (5.56%) XML
4 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.56%) jQuery
4 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.70%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (3.70%) Flash
6 1 (1.85%) HTML
6 1 (1.85%) EJB
6 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.85%) Spring
6 1 (1.85%) LINQ
6 1 (1.85%) WCF
6 1 (1.85%) JRuby
6 1 (1.85%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 3 (5.56%) Replication
1 3 (5.56%) Online Banking
1 3 (5.56%) Data Integration
1 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) iPad
2 2 (3.70%) PKI
3 1 (1.85%) NHS
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.85%) Open Source
3 1 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.22%) Windows
2 8 (14.81%) Linux
3 7 (12.96%) UNIX
4 3 (5.56%) Solaris
5 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.85%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.85%) Debian
6 1 (1.85%) Android
6 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Data Analysis
1 12 (22.22%) Data Modelling
1 12 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (20.37%) ETL
2 11 (20.37%) Logical Data Model
2 11 (20.37%) Physical Data Model
3 8 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (14.81%) Test Scripting
4 6 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 5 (9.26%) Validation
5 5 (9.26%) Manual Testing
5 5 (9.26%) Data Transformation
6 4 (7.41%) TDD
7 3 (5.56%) MVC
7 3 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (5.56%) Data Architecture
7 3 (5.56%) Analytics
7 3 (5.56%) Test Strategy
7 3 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 6 (11.11%) C#
3 5 (9.26%) Java
4 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.70%) ActionScript
6 2 (3.70%) C++
6 2 (3.70%) Delphi
7 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.85%) Python
7 1 (1.85%) Jython
7 1 (1.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) MCP
2 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) MCSD
3 1 (1.85%) MCSE
3 1 (1.85%) ISEB
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) Nmap
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.56%) Puppet
2 2 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) VMware
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco
3 4 (7.41%) HP
4 3 (5.56%) Splunk
5 2 (3.70%) SonicWALL
5 2 (3.70%) Sophos
5 2 (3.70%) Apple
5 2 (3.70%) Macromedia
6 1 (1.85%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.85%) Agilent
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