The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Norfolk region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 18 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 10.84% 9.36% 7.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 23.46% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 11
Average daily rate £260 £225 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -43.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £224 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £270 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £21.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.79%
Programming Languages Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
72 81 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 43.37% 39.90% 35.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 46 47
Average daily rate £300 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Average hourly rate - £31.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
SQL
East of England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +3 11 £300 +33.33% 9
Great Yarmouth - 1 £245 - 1
King's Lynn - - - -
Thetford - - - - 1
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 20 (41.67%) Windows
2 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
3 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 15 (31.25%) .NET
4 15 (31.25%) T-SQL
5 11 (22.92%) ITIL
5 11 (22.92%) C#
5 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (20.83%) vSphere
6 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (18.75%) SCCM
8 8 (16.67%) VMware
9 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (14.58%) HP
9 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
9 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (12.50%) Multithreading
10 6 (12.50%) OO
10 6 (12.50%) XHTML
10 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
10 6 (12.50%) CSS
10 6 (12.50%) HTML
10 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
10 6 (12.50%) Cisco
10 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (12.50%) Backup Exec
10 6 (12.50%) Firewall
11 5 (10.42%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (10.42%) MVC

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.33%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) Firewall
1 6 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (10.42%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (10.42%) VoIP
2 5 (10.42%) SAN
3 2 (4.17%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.08%) MySQL
7 1 (2.08%) DB2
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.08%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.08%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Developer
2 12 (25.00%) Analyst
3 10 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (10.42%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Developer
5 4 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Server Specialist
7 2 (4.17%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Server Specialist
7 2 (4.17%) Senior QA Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) .NET Programmer
7 2 (4.17%) Database Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) .NET
2 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (12.50%) CSS
2 6 (12.50%) XHTML
2 6 (12.50%) HTML
3 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (8.33%) REST
4 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (8.33%) WCF
4 4 (8.33%) LINQ
4 4 (8.33%) jQuery
4 4 (8.33%) Ajax
4 4 (8.33%) Web Services
5 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.08%) WinForms
6 1 (2.08%) XML
6 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) NHS
1 4 (8.33%) Clustering
2 2 (4.17%) CLARiiON
2 2 (4.17%) EMC Centera
2 2 (4.17%) Celerra
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Windows
2 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.42%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.08%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) ITIL
2 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.50%) OO
3 6 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 5 (10.42%) Data Migration
4 5 (10.42%) Migration
4 5 (10.42%) MVC
5 4 (8.33%) OOP
5 4 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 4 (8.33%) Software Architecture
5 4 (8.33%) Software Deployment
6 3 (6.25%) Data Mapping
6 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.25%) Change Management
7 2 (4.17%) Workflow
7 2 (4.17%) ETL
7 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.17%) ERP
7 2 (4.17%) Logistics
7 2 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) T-SQL
2 11 (22.92%) C#
3 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.17%) Delphi
5 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.08%) PHP
6 1 (2.08%) COBOL
6 1 (2.08%) VBScript
6 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.08%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) ISEB
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) SAS Certification
2 1 (2.08%) MCTS
2 1 (2.08%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) vSphere
2 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) SCCM
2 6 (12.50%) Backup Exec
3 4 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.67%) VMware
3 7 (14.58%) HP
4 6 (12.50%) Cisco
5 5 (10.42%) Oracle
6 4 (8.33%) EMC
7 3 (6.25%) Citrix
8 2 (4.17%) CommVault
8 2 (4.17%) Dell
9 1 (2.08%) Cognos
9 1 (2.08%) Embarcadero
9 1 (2.08%) Tableau
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