The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 15 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL 12 7 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.59% 8.14% 16.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.09% 36.84% 41.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 17
Median daily rate £325 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £328 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £428 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.60 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £24.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+55.10% -14.60%

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
46 19 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 29.11% 22.09% 38.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 10 40
Median daily rate £375 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £284 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £440 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.60 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017, 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for SQL.

1 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) C#
3 10 (26.32%) Java
3 10 (26.32%) OO
3 10 (26.32%) MVC
3 10 (26.32%) JSON
3 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
3 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
5 8 (21.05%) Finance
6 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
6 7 (18.42%) .NET
6 7 (18.42%) jQuery
6 7 (18.42%) Imperva
7 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
7 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (15.79%) Entity Framework
8 5 (13.16%) Open Source
8 5 (13.16%) LINQ
8 5 (13.16%) TDD
8 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
8 5 (13.16%) IIS
8 5 (13.16%) CSS
8 5 (13.16%) Apache
8 5 (13.16%) Linux
8 5 (13.16%) ETL
8 5 (13.16%) Apache Spark
8 5 (13.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (13.16%) HBase

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 5 (13.16%) Apache
1 5 (13.16%) Apache Spark
1 5 (13.16%) IIS
2 4 (10.53%) JBoss
3 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Firewall
1 1 (2.63%) IPv4
1 1 (2.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) Big Data
2 5 (13.16%) HBase
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.89%) JUnit
3 2 (5.26%) EasyMock
3 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.63%) JBehave
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) Redmine
4 1 (2.63%) Selenium
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Configuration Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Database Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Monitoring Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Support Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 6 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Angular Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Big Data Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) C# Web Developer
6 4 (10.53%) DBA
6 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.53%) SQL DBA
6 4 (10.53%) UI Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Web Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Web UI Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
1 10 (26.32%) JSON
2 7 (18.42%) .NET
2 7 (18.42%) jQuery
3 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
3 6 (15.79%) Entity Framework
4 5 (13.16%) CSS
4 5 (13.16%) Kafka
4 5 (13.16%) LINQ
4 5 (13.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (10.53%) Angular 2
5 4 (10.53%) Hibernate
5 4 (10.53%) Kendo UI
5 4 (10.53%) NHibernate
5 4 (10.53%) WCF
6 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (7.89%) Spring
7 2 (5.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) MVC
2 10 (26.32%) OO
3 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 5 (13.16%) ETL
4 5 (13.16%) Open Source
4 5 (13.16%) TDD
5 4 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (10.53%) DevOps
5 4 (10.53%) Release Management
5 4 (10.53%) Scrum
5 4 (10.53%) Test Strategy
6 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.26%) Migration
6 2 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.63%) RAD
7 1 (2.63%) SSADM
7 1 (2.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) C#
2 10 (26.32%) Java
3 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) ISEB
1 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Apache Flume
1 2 (5.26%) HDFS
2 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Imperva
2 5 (13.16%) Cloudera
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Telerik
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.63%) Google