The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 22 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 13 84 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.16% 28.47% 12.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.11% 56.38% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 66 8
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£335 £394 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.92% +14.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £325 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £25.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.30 £30.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-23.60% +10.90%
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
76 149 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 36.02% 50.51% 38.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 114 31
Average daily rate £413 £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Average hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +5.88%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Ipswich -16 9 £325 -18.75% 4
Bury St Edmunds -1 1 £320 -6.90% 1
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 26 (63.41%) SQL Server
2 15 (36.59%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (31.71%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (31.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (26.83%) Data Modelling
5 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
5 10 (24.39%) Data Analysis
6 9 (21.95%) Logical Data Model
6 9 (21.95%) Physical Data Model
7 8 (19.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (19.51%) ETL
7 8 (19.51%) .NET
8 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
8 7 (17.07%) Finance
8 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (14.63%) Test Scripting
9 6 (14.63%) Data Mart
10 5 (12.20%) Windows
10 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (12.20%) Manual Testing
10 5 (12.20%) Degree
11 4 (9.76%) Validation
11 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (9.76%) Web Services
11 4 (9.76%) VBA
11 4 (9.76%) Java
11 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
12 3 (7.32%) Oracle
12 3 (7.32%) MS Office
12 3 (7.32%) C#

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) JBoss
3 1 (2.44%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Office
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) SAN
1 2 (4.88%) Firewall
1 2 (4.88%) VLAN
1 2 (4.88%) NAS
2 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) DHCP
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (63.41%) SQL Server
2 15 (36.59%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (31.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (14.63%) Data Mart
6 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
7 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (4.88%) SQLBase
8 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (4.88%) OLAP
8 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Power View
8 2 (4.88%) Spotfire
9 1 (2.44%) MySQL
9 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.44%) MS Access
9 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.88%) Selenium
3 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) TestLink
3 1 (2.44%) Robot Framework
3 1 (2.44%) Maven
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Analyst
2 12 (29.27%) Developer
3 9 (21.95%) Data Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Test Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Data Modeller
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
7 2 (4.88%) MI Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Designer
7 2 (4.88%) MI Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Designer
7 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Developer
8 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.44%) NHS Information Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Service Desk Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Test Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) .NET
2 4 (9.76%) Web Services
3 3 (7.32%) XML
3 3 (7.32%) SOAP
4 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.88%) WCF
4 2 (4.88%) Spring
4 2 (4.88%) Java EE
5 1 (2.44%) MDX
5 1 (2.44%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (2.44%) RESTful
5 1 (2.44%) REST
5 1 (2.44%) EJB
5 1 (2.44%) J2EE
5 1 (2.44%) HTML
5 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) NHS
1 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.88%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.44%) Statistics
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.44%) UNIX
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.44%) Debian
3 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (26.83%) Data Modelling
3 10 (24.39%) Data Analysis
4 9 (21.95%) Logical Data Model
4 9 (21.95%) Physical Data Model
5 8 (19.51%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (19.51%) ETL
6 6 (14.63%) Test Scripting
7 5 (12.20%) Manual Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Validation
8 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.32%) Migration
9 3 (7.32%) CRM
9 3 (7.32%) SOA
10 2 (4.88%) Information Security
10 2 (4.88%) TDD
10 2 (4.88%) Zachman Framework
10 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
10 2 (4.88%) Document Management
10 2 (4.88%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
2 4 (9.76%) VBA
2 4 (9.76%) Java
3 3 (7.32%) C#
4 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) MCPD
3 1 (2.44%) MCP
3 1 (2.44%) MCSD
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Iperf
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco
3 2 (4.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) Agilent
4 1 (2.44%) McKesson
4 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 hours ago
Suffolk
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago