The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 16 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs citing SQL 27 18 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.63% 8.61% 25.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.18% 23.68% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 59
Median daily rate £450 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -29.68%
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 Suffolk region.

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
79 76 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 31.10% 36.36% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 49 117
Median daily rate £439 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.46% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Ipswich +1 12 £450 +26.76% 5
Bury St Edmunds 0 12 £450 +25.00% 6
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for SQL.

1 14 (32.56%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
2 13 (30.23%) Migration
3 12 (27.91%) ETL
3 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (25.58%) Netezza
4 11 (25.58%) Data Migration
4 11 (25.58%) DataStage
4 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
5 10 (23.26%) IBM
5 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (20.93%) Cognos
7 7 (16.28%) C#
7 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
7 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (13.95%) Data Analysis
8 6 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (13.95%) CRM
9 5 (11.63%) .NET
9 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (11.63%) WCF
9 5 (11.63%) Workflow
9 5 (11.63%) VMware
9 5 (11.63%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (9.30%) Silverlight
10 4 (9.30%) Windows
10 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
10 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (9.30%) Workflow Analysis
11 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) IIS
3 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.33%) Documentum
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.33%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) DHCP
1 3 (6.98%) DNS
1 3 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (4.65%) LAN
2 2 (4.65%) WAN
3 1 (2.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) FTP
3 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.33%) NAS
3 1 (2.33%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.58%) DataStage
3 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (6.98%) OLAP
6 3 (6.98%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.33%) MySQL
8 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.33%) Power BI
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.33%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) Selenium
2 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) DataStage Developer
2 11 (25.58%) DataStage ETL Developer
2 11 (25.58%) ETL Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Business Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) CRM Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) DBA
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Microsoft BI Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Server Migration Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) .NET
1 5 (11.63%) WCF
2 4 (9.30%) Silverlight
3 3 (6.98%) MDX
3 3 (6.98%) Web Services
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (4.65%) LINQ
4 2 (4.65%) SOAP
4 2 (4.65%) XML
5 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (2.33%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.33%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.33%) NHibernate
5 1 (2.33%) OLE
5 1 (2.33%) OLE DB
5 1 (2.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.65%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (4.65%) Reinsurance
3 1 (2.33%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (30.23%) Migration
3 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.91%) ETL
4 11 (25.58%) Data Migration
5 6 (13.95%) CRM
5 6 (13.95%) Data Analysis
6 5 (11.63%) Workflow
7 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.30%) Workflow Analysis
8 3 (6.98%) Data Protection
9 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.65%) MVC
9 2 (4.65%) Test Automation
9 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.65%) User Stories
10 1 (2.33%) Automation Testing
10 1 (2.33%) Functional Testing
10 1 (2.33%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) C#
1 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.33%) VBA
2 1 (2.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) CCNA
1 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
1 11 (25.58%) Netezza
2 10 (23.26%) IBM
3 9 (20.93%) Cognos
4 5 (11.63%) VMware
5 2 (4.65%) Citrix
5 2 (4.65%) Tableau
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Eames Consulting
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Venturi
Rate: £280 - £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago