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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 7 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL 18 2 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.41% 2.35% 15.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.62% 6.25% 32.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 17
Median daily rate £525 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 - £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 - £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £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 £34.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.09%

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
52 32 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 35.86% 37.65% 49.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 17 58
Median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £510
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 £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) JSON
2 12 (30.77%) Java
2 12 (30.77%) OO
3 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
3 11 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (25.64%) C#
5 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 9 (23.08%) .NET
6 8 (20.51%) MVC
6 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
6 8 (20.51%) jQuery
6 8 (20.51%) AngularJS
7 7 (17.95%) HBase
7 7 (17.95%) Big Data
7 7 (17.95%) Cloudera
7 7 (17.95%) Kafka
7 7 (17.95%) Apache Spark
7 7 (17.95%) Imperva
7 7 (17.95%) Open Source
7 7 (17.95%) Apache
7 7 (17.95%) Linux
7 7 (17.95%) ETL
8 6 (15.38%) IIS
8 6 (15.38%) CSS
8 6 (15.38%) Finance
8 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 6 (15.38%) Entity Framework
8 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 7 (17.95%) Apache
1 7 (17.95%) Apache Spark
2 6 (15.38%) IIS
3 4 (10.26%) JBoss
4 3 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
1 1 (2.56%) IPv4
1 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) Big Data
2 7 (17.95%) HBase
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.69%) JUnit
3 2 (5.13%) EasyMock
3 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.56%) JBehave
4 1 (2.56%) JIRA
4 1 (2.56%) Redmine
4 1 (2.56%) Selenium
4 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) .NET Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Configuration Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Database Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Monitoring Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Support Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Big Data Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) DBA
6 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.26%) SQL DBA
7 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Data Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Java Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Angular Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) JSON
2 9 (23.08%) .NET
3 8 (20.51%) AngularJS
3 8 (20.51%) jQuery
4 7 (17.95%) Kafka
5 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 6 (15.38%) CSS
5 6 (15.38%) Entity Framework
5 6 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (12.82%) LINQ
7 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
7 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
7 4 (10.26%) HTML
8 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (7.69%) Spring
9 2 (5.13%) Java EE
9 2 (5.13%) ODBC
9 2 (5.13%) Web Services
9 2 (5.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) Reinsurance
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) OO
3 8 (20.51%) MVC
3 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
4 7 (17.95%) ETL
4 7 (17.95%) Open Source
5 3 (7.69%) TDD
6 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.13%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.13%) Web Development
6 2 (5.13%) Workflow
6 2 (5.13%) Workflow Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Case Management
7 1 (2.56%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (2.56%) Front End Development
7 1 (2.56%) SDLC
7 1 (2.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) Java
2 10 (25.64%) C#
3 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
1 1 (2.56%) ISEB
1 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Apache Flume
1 3 (7.69%) HDFS
2 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Cloudera
1 7 (17.95%) Imperva
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Google
4 1 (2.56%) Telerik