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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 63 41 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 27.63% 22.28% 23.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.07% 42.27% 64.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 34 38
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£375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 11
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +79.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £26.40 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+8.90% -2.22%
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
121 97 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 53.07% 52.72% 35.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 72 62
Average daily rate £375 £390 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 13
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +84.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 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
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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 +6 43 £375 -11.76% 10
Bury St Edmunds +1 3 £350 +40.00% 3
Felixstowe - - - -
Lowestoft - - - - 1
Stowmarket - - - -
Woodbridge - - - - 1
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 75 (58.14%) SQL Server
2 40 (31.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (29.46%) .NET
4 37 (28.68%) T-SQL
5 35 (27.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (25.58%) XML
6 33 (25.58%) Windows
7 28 (21.71%) Finance
8 27 (20.93%) ETL
9 26 (20.16%) Web Services
10 25 (19.38%) Microsoft
10 25 (19.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 24 (18.60%) C#
12 23 (17.83%) Data Warehouse
13 22 (17.05%) Data Analysis
13 22 (17.05%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (15.50%) Test Scripting
15 19 (14.73%) TCP/IP
15 19 (14.73%) VPN
15 19 (14.73%) UNIX
16 18 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (13.18%) Replication
17 17 (13.18%) Data Modelling
18 16 (12.40%) Manual Testing
19 15 (11.63%) WCF
19 15 (11.63%) PowerShell
20 14 (10.85%) Puppet
20 14 (10.85%) NoSQL
20 14 (10.85%) Opscode Chef
20 14 (10.85%) Reverse Proxy

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 12 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.65%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.10%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (3.10%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.55%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.73%) TCP/IP
1 19 (14.73%) VPN
2 14 (10.85%) DNS
2 14 (10.85%) Firewall
2 14 (10.85%) Reverse Proxy
3 12 (9.30%) SAN
4 5 (3.88%) IPsec
4 5 (3.88%) VLAN
4 5 (3.88%) LAN
5 3 (2.33%) Network Security
6 1 (0.78%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (58.14%) SQL Server
2 40 (31.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (27.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (19.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (17.83%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (10.85%) Data Mart
6 14 (10.85%) NoSQL
7 10 (7.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (2.33%) QlikView
11 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.55%) OLAP
11 2 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.78%) MySQL
12 1 (0.78%) DTS
12 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (10.85%) Visual Studio
2 12 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.65%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.55%) NuGet
5 1 (0.78%) LoadUI
5 1 (0.78%) JMeter
5 1 (0.78%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.78%) JIRA
5 1 (0.78%) Selenium
General
1 28 (21.71%) Finance
2 4 (3.10%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.55%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (41.09%) Developer
2 50 (38.76%) Analyst
3 18 (13.95%) Data Analyst
4 17 (13.18%) Test Analyst
5 12 (9.30%) Systems Analyst
5 12 (9.30%) SQL Developer
6 11 (8.53%) Business Analyst
7 10 (7.75%) Tester
8 8 (6.20%) DBA
8 8 (6.20%) Support Analyst
8 8 (6.20%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.20%) SQL DBA
8 8 (6.20%) CRM Developer
9 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Developer
9 6 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 6 (4.65%) Web Developer
10 5 (3.88%) Consultant
10 5 (3.88%) SQL Server Developer
11 4 (3.10%) Applications Developer
11 4 (3.10%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (29.46%) .NET
2 33 (25.58%) XML
3 26 (20.16%) Web Services
4 15 (11.63%) WCF
5 14 (10.85%) JSON
5 14 (10.85%) SOAP
5 14 (10.85%) ASP.NET
6 12 (9.30%) MDX
7 9 (6.98%) Silverlight
8 8 (6.20%) Reactive Extensions
8 8 (6.20%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 7 (5.43%) jQuery
9 7 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (4.65%) WPF
11 5 (3.88%) .NET Framework
12 4 (3.10%) Ajax
12 4 (3.10%) CSS
12 4 (3.10%) HTML
13 3 (2.33%) XSLT
13 3 (2.33%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.18%) Replication
2 11 (8.53%) Data Integration
3 5 (3.88%) PKI
4 3 (2.33%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (25.58%) Windows
2 19 (14.73%) UNIX
3 14 (10.85%) Linux
4 5 (3.88%) Solaris
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.93%) ETL
2 22 (17.05%) Data Analysis
2 22 (17.05%) User Acceptance Testing
3 20 (15.50%) Test Scripting
4 18 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (13.18%) Data Modelling
6 16 (12.40%) Manual Testing
7 13 (10.08%) CRM
8 12 (9.30%) MVC
9 11 (8.53%) Migration
9 11 (8.53%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (7.75%) Data Migration
10 10 (7.75%) Data Transformation
10 10 (7.75%) DevOps
11 8 (6.20%) MVVM
11 8 (6.20%) Workflow
12 7 (5.43%) Project Planning
13 6 (4.65%) TDD
13 6 (4.65%) Integration Testing
13 6 (4.65%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (28.68%) T-SQL
2 24 (18.60%) C#
3 15 (11.63%) PowerShell
4 14 (10.85%) Shell Script
5 8 (6.20%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.65%) Java
7 2 (1.55%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.78%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.78%) C
8 1 (0.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (7.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.65%) Sun Certification
2 6 (4.65%) MCITP
2 6 (4.65%) Degree
2 6 (4.65%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.88%) ISEB
4 4 (3.10%) MCSE
5 3 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.78%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.53%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.10%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.10%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (3.10%) KVM
4 1 (0.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (10.85%) Puppet
1 14 (10.85%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (9.30%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (19.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.30%) HP
3 11 (8.53%) Oracle
4 7 (5.43%) VMware
5 5 (3.88%) Splunk
5 5 (3.88%) Cisco
6 3 (2.33%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.55%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.55%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.78%) NetApp
8 1 (0.78%) Netezza
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £210 - 240 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago