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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 11 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL 19 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 9.79% 9.72% 7.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.18% 25.00% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 7
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£200 £230 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £145 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £310 £252
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -7.27%
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
44 56 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 22.68% 38.89% 40.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 30 45
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £206 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 8 £305 +15.09% 8
King's Lynn - 3 £200 -
Thetford - 1 £300 - 1
Diss - - - -
Great Yarmouth - - - -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 11 (35.48%) Windows
3 10 (32.26%) ITIL
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
5 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
6 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (22.58%) Finance
7 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (19.35%) Oracle
7 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
8 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
9 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (12.90%) Business Objects
9 4 (12.90%) .NET
9 4 (12.90%) SLA
9 4 (12.90%) ETL
10 3 (9.68%) NHS
10 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
10 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
10 3 (9.68%) C#
10 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
10 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (9.68%) Workflow
10 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
11 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS R12
11 2 (6.45%) 2G

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.23%) Confluence
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) SAS
3 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) AutoCAD
2 1 (3.23%) InfoPath
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) 2G
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) VoIP
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
2 1 (3.23%) VPN
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
1 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) MS Access
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.23%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (3.23%) CorVu
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (6.45%) Toad
2 1 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Support Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Desktop Support
5 5 (16.13%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) IT Support
8 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) ETL Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle Technical Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) Information Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Support Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (6.45%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle Consultant
9 1 (3.23%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) NHS
2 2 (6.45%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) CCTV
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.45%) UNIX
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.90%) ETL
4 3 (9.68%) Workflow
5 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) Data Management
5 2 (6.45%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (3.23%) Data Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) Data Governance
6 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (3.23%) Document Management
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.23%) Operations Management
6 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Data Management
6 1 (3.23%) Release Management
6 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
2 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
2 3 (9.68%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.23%) VBA
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) VB6
4 1 (3.23%) LINC
4 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) MCP
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) Business Objects
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) Avaya
5 1 (3.23%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.23%) Cognos
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) HP