The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 24 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 11.32% 19.40% 18.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.64% 49.06% 45.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 5
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£320 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £150 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £350 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £21.75 £22.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.22% -4.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £19.95 £17.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.16 £21.75 £28.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+10.63% -14.54%
SQL
Norfolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Norwich region.

Programming Languages Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
106 53 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 50.00% 39.55% 40.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 28 14
Average daily rate £320 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £211 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £21.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.22% -27.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Norwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (34.29%) Oracle
3 11 (31.43%) .NET
3 11 (31.43%) C#
4 8 (22.86%) Windows
4 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
4 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (20.00%) HP
5 7 (20.00%) Citrix
5 7 (20.00%) Lotus
5 7 (20.00%) Terminal Services
5 7 (20.00%) Apache
5 7 (20.00%) Middleware
5 7 (20.00%) IBM Notes
5 7 (20.00%) ITIL
5 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (20.00%) IIS
5 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
6 6 (17.14%) OpenView
6 6 (17.14%) Scrum
6 6 (17.14%) ITIL V3
7 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 5 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 5 (14.29%) Degree

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 (20.00%) IIS
1 7 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 7 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (5.71%) WordPress
2 2 (5.71%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) LDAP
2 2 (5.71%) DHCP
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.71%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (5.71%) MySQL
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MSI
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.86%) Toad
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.71%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Support Technician
6 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.86%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) .NET
2 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (20.00%) Middleware
3 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (11.43%) HTML
5 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (5.71%) HTML5
6 2 (5.71%) Ajax
6 2 (5.71%) Application Packaging
6 2 (5.71%) CSS
6 2 (5.71%) Web Services
6 2 (5.71%) XML
7 1 (2.86%) XHTML
7 1 (2.86%) JMS
7 1 (2.86%) WSDL
7 1 (2.86%) XML Schema
7 1 (2.86%) JDBC
7 1 (2.86%) JSP
7 1 (2.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) CMDB
3 3 (8.57%) Clustering
3 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) Informatics
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) ITIL
3 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
3 6 (17.14%) Scrum
3 6 (17.14%) ITIL V3
4 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 5 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 5 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.43%) Project Management
5 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.43%) Change Management
5 4 (11.43%) MVC
5 4 (11.43%) CRM
5 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Automated Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) C#
2 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 4 (11.43%) VBA
4 4 (11.43%) VB
4 4 (11.43%) C
5 3 (8.57%) LINC
6 2 (5.71%) PHP
7 1 (2.86%) Perl
7 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) MCTS
3 2 (5.71%) MCITP
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
2 3 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) OpenView
2 4 (11.43%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (5.71%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.00%) HP
3 7 (20.00%) Citrix
3 7 (20.00%) Lotus
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Tableau