The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 16 32 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 8.51% 17.78% 9.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 32.65% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 1
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£305 £320 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +28.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 7
Average hourly rate £16.63 £23.20 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.34% -7.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
SQL
East of England

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
64 98 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 34.04% 54.44% 38.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 55 26
Average daily rate £320 £275 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -32.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 9
Average hourly rate £16.63 £23.20 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.34% -7.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £19.25 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.53 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -4 11 £310 +12.72% 11
Thetford - - - -
Diss - - - -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 16 (38.10%) Oracle
3 12 (28.57%) .NET
4 11 (26.19%) C#
5 10 (23.81%) PL/SQL
5 10 (23.81%) Windows
6 9 (21.43%) ITIL
6 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (19.05%) Citrix
8 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 7 (16.67%) Middleware
8 7 (16.67%) Lotus
8 7 (16.67%) Terminal Services
8 7 (16.67%) IIS
8 7 (16.67%) IBM Notes
8 7 (16.67%) Apache
8 7 (16.67%) HP
9 6 (14.29%) Finance
9 6 (14.29%) Scrum
9 6 (14.29%) Degree
9 6 (14.29%) VB
9 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 6 (14.29%) OpenView
9 6 (14.29%) ITIL V3
10 5 (11.90%) Integration Testing
10 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
10 5 (11.90%) VB.NET
10 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
10 5 (11.90%) LDAP

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 7 (16.67%) IIS
1 7 (16.67%) IBM Notes
1 7 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.38%) WordPress
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.38%) Confluence
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) LDAP
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) DHCP
2 2 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (2.38%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.38%) MS Access
5 1 (2.38%) MySQL
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (4.76%) MSI
1 2 (4.76%) Toad
2 1 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) ETL Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Support Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.38%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) .NET
2 7 (16.67%) Middleware
3 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 5 (11.90%) .NET Framework
5 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (4.76%) Application Packaging
7 1 (2.38%) HTML5
7 1 (2.38%) XML Schema
7 1 (2.38%) WSDL
7 1 (2.38%) JMS
7 1 (2.38%) HTML
7 1 (2.38%) JDBC
7 1 (2.38%) JSP
7 1 (2.38%) Web Services
7 1 (2.38%) XML
7 1 (2.38%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
1 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) CMDB
3 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.14%) Clustering
4 2 (4.76%) NHS
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) UNIX
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) ITIL
1 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (14.29%) Scrum
2 6 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 5 (11.90%) Integration Testing
3 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
3 5 (11.90%) Knowledge Management
3 5 (11.90%) Incident Management
3 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
4 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 4 (9.52%) Change Management
4 4 (9.52%) Workflow
4 4 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 4 (9.52%) CRM
4 4 (9.52%) ETL
4 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.14%) MVC
6 2 (4.76%) Migration
6 2 (4.76%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) C#
2 10 (23.81%) PL/SQL
3 6 (14.29%) VB
4 5 (11.90%) VB.NET
4 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.52%) LINC
5 4 (9.52%) VBA
5 4 (9.52%) C
6 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.38%) Perl
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) Java
7 1 (2.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Terminal Services
2 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) OpenView
2 4 (9.52%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (4.76%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.38%) SCCM
4 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Oracle
2 8 (19.05%) Citrix
3 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (16.67%) Lotus
3 7 (16.67%) HP
4 4 (9.52%) VMware