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 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 10 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL 22 16 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.72% 9.82% 33.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.83% 25.81% 67.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 50
Median daily rate £325 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £345 £332
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £28.13 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+3.11% +14.79%
SQL
Suffolk

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 62 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 26.59% 38.04% 49.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 42 71
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £498 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 2016, 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 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
3 7 (21.88%) Data Analysis
4 5 (15.63%) OO
4 5 (15.63%) ETL
5 4 (12.50%) Linux
5 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.50%) Apache
5 4 (12.50%) Java
5 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.50%) Workflow
5 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (12.50%) JSON
5 4 (12.50%) Open Source
5 4 (12.50%) HBase
5 4 (12.50%) Big Data
5 4 (12.50%) Cloudera
5 4 (12.50%) Kafka
5 4 (12.50%) Apache Spark
5 4 (12.50%) Workflow Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Reinsurance
6 3 (9.38%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (9.38%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (9.38%) Office 365
6 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.38%) Migration

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 4 (12.50%) Apache
1 4 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.13%) Documentum
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) LAN
1 3 (9.38%) WAN
1 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) Big Data
2 4 (12.50%) HBase
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.13%) DataStage
5 1 (3.13%) MS Access
5 1 (3.13%) MySQL
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.13%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) Selenium
2 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Business Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) DBA
3 6 (18.75%) Developer
3 6 (18.75%) SQL DBA
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Access Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Cognos Developer
6 1 (3.13%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) JSON
1 4 (12.50%) Kafka
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
2 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (9.38%) Reinsurance
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.88%) Data Analysis
3 5 (15.63%) ETL
3 5 (15.63%) OO
4 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.50%) Open Source
4 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.50%) Workflow
4 4 (12.50%) Workflow Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Defect Management
6 2 (6.25%) DSDM
6 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) Java
1 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 2 (6.25%) C#
2 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) CCNA
1 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (9.38%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Cloudera
3 3 (9.38%) Citrix
3 3 (9.38%) VMware
4 2 (6.25%) Tableau
5 1 (3.13%) Cognos
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Netezza