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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL 17 44 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.23% 34.38% 17.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.48% 68.75% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 38 13
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£350 £371 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.72% -12.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £290 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £441 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.13 £26.33
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.83%
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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
54 64 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 38.85% 50.00% 53.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 50 34
Average daily rate £375 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £481 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 11 (37.93%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
5 8 (27.59%) Oracle
5 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (24.14%) .NET
7 6 (20.69%) OLAP
7 6 (20.69%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) MDX
7 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (17.24%) ETL
9 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
9 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Information Security
9 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
9 4 (13.79%) VBA
9 4 (13.79%) Java
10 3 (10.34%) C#
10 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
10 3 (10.34%) XML
10 3 (10.34%) Windows
10 3 (10.34%) MS Office
10 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
10 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
10 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (6.90%) Manual Testing

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (6.90%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Jetty
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) VLAN
1 1 (3.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 11 (37.93%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (20.69%) OLAP
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
8 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
8 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Power View
9 2 (6.90%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (3.45%) SQLBase
10 1 (3.45%) Data Mart
10 1 (3.45%) MS Access
10 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
10 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (3.45%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.45%) MSTest
3 1 (3.45%) Moq
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Information Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.90%) MI Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) MDX
3 3 (10.34%) XML
4 2 (6.90%) Middleware
4 2 (6.90%) Spring
4 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.90%) Java EE
4 2 (6.90%) J2EE
4 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.90%) SOAP
4 2 (6.90%) Web Services
4 2 (6.90%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.45%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (3.45%) REST
5 1 (3.45%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (3.45%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.45%) LINQ
5 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) NHS
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Statistics
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) ETL
4 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
4 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Information Security
5 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.90%) Manual Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (6.90%) Automation Testing
6 2 (6.90%) SOA
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) TDD
6 2 (6.90%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.90%) MVC
7 1 (3.45%) Validation
7 1 (3.45%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) UML
7 1 (3.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Java
1 4 (13.79%) VBA
2 3 (10.34%) C#
2 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) CISSP
1 2 (6.90%) GIAC
2 1 (3.45%) MCPD
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Sun Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) McKesson
3 1 (3.45%) VMware
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago