The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
East of England / Norfolk
Rank 1 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 40 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 40.40% 11.27% 7.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 71.43% 37.10% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 8
Median daily rate £365 £310 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.74% -6.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £246 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £416 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
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 Norfolk region.

Programming Languages Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56 62 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 56.57% 30.39% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 39 23
Median daily rate £365 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £456 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
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 Norfolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norfolk region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +5 15 £400 +18.51% 5
King's Lynn - 6 £358 -
North Walsham - 1 £300 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 16 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for SQL.

1 26 (47.27%) Windows
2 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 22 (40.00%) Finance
3 21 (38.18%) BizTalk Server
3 21 (38.18%) CRM
3 21 (38.18%) SharePoint
3 21 (38.18%) IIS
4 20 (36.36%) DNS
4 20 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 19 (34.55%) Virtual Desktop
5 19 (34.55%) Avaya
5 19 (34.55%) Epicor
5 19 (34.55%) VMware
5 19 (34.55%) VMware ESX
5 19 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (32.73%) ITIL
7 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
8 14 (25.45%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
10 11 (20.00%) .NET
11 10 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (16.36%) WPF
12 9 (16.36%) Logistics
12 9 (16.36%) Delphi
12 9 (16.36%) Visual Studio
12 9 (16.36%) Embarcadero
12 9 (16.36%) Borland
12 9 (16.36%) MVC
13 7 (12.73%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (12.73%) Windows Server

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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 21 (38.18%) BizTalk Server
1 21 (38.18%) IIS
1 21 (38.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.82%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (36.36%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.45%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.64%) DB2
5 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.45%) Subversion
3 2 (3.64%) JIRA
4 1 (1.82%) JSUnit
General
1 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Advertising
2 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Developer
2 10 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) Architect
4 5 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.27%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.27%) Operations Support Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Linux Server Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Server Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) DB2 DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) .NET
2 9 (16.36%) WPF
3 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.45%) J2EE
3 3 (5.45%) REST
4 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.64%) Laravel
5 1 (1.82%) HTML
5 1 (1.82%) MDX
5 1 (1.82%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Clustering
1 3 (5.45%) Data Extraction
1 3 (5.45%) NHS
2 2 (3.64%) FMCG
2 2 (3.64%) Informatics
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (47.27%) Windows
2 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 7 (12.73%) Windows Server
5 5 (9.09%) Linux
5 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (9.09%) Unix
6 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.64%) Solaris
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) CRM
2 18 (32.73%) ITIL
3 9 (16.36%) Logistics
3 9 (16.36%) MVC
4 7 (12.73%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (9.09%) ITSM
6 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Data Management
7 3 (5.45%) Master Data Management
7 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.45%) Workflow
8 2 (3.64%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.64%) Document Management
8 2 (3.64%) Migration
8 2 (3.64%) Reverse Engineering
9 1 (1.82%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (1.82%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) Delphi
2 5 (9.09%) PHP
3 3 (5.45%) Java
3 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.64%) C#
4 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.82%) Progress 4GL
5 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (34.55%) Virtual Desktop
1 19 (34.55%) VMware ESX
1 19 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.45%) Firmware
3 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) Avaya
1 19 (34.55%) Epicor
1 19 (34.55%) VMware
2 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.36%) Borland
3 9 (16.36%) Embarcadero
4 5 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.45%) IBM
6 1 (1.82%) Progress