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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 27 60 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 12.74% 22.73% 19.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.53% 45.11% 48.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 46 25
Average daily rate
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£400 £368 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £449 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £15.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +64.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +16.36%
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
76 133 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 35.85% 50.38% 39.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 107 50
Average daily rate £450 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £36.50 £15.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.75% +140.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
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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 22 £400 +6.66% 6
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £360 - 5
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 29 (59.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (30.61%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (26.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (24.49%) Data Modelling
5 11 (22.45%) Windows
5 11 (22.45%) Data Analysis
6 10 (20.41%) .NET
6 10 (20.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (20.41%) Test Scripting
6 10 (20.41%) Logical Data Model
6 10 (20.41%) Physical Data Model
7 9 (18.37%) Oracle
7 9 (18.37%) ETL
8 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
8 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
8 8 (16.33%) T-SQL
8 8 (16.33%) UNIX
8 8 (16.33%) Linux
8 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (14.29%) Finance
9 7 (14.29%) VPN
10 6 (12.24%) SAN
10 6 (12.24%) Web Services
10 6 (12.24%) Java
10 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
10 6 (12.24%) Firewall
10 6 (12.24%) Degree
10 6 (12.24%) Data Mart
10 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (4.08%) Apache
1 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.04%) Jetty
2 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.04%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Office
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.16%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (14.29%) VPN
3 6 (12.24%) SAN
3 6 (12.24%) Firewall
4 5 (10.20%) VLAN
5 4 (8.16%) DNS
5 4 (8.16%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (6.12%) IPsec
6 3 (6.12%) LAN
7 2 (4.08%) NAS
8 1 (2.04%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (59.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (30.61%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (26.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (12.24%) Data Mart
5 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database
6 4 (8.16%) NoSQL
7 3 (6.12%) Spotfire
7 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (6.12%) OLAP
8 2 (4.08%) SQLBase
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (2.04%) MS Access
9 1 (2.04%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.08%) NUnit
3 2 (4.08%) Subversion
3 2 (4.08%) JIRA
3 2 (4.08%) ReSharper
3 2 (4.08%) Selenium
4 1 (2.04%) Robot Framework
4 1 (2.04%) Moq
4 1 (2.04%) TestLink
4 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.04%) Maven
4 1 (2.04%) JUnit
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Analyst
2 16 (32.65%) Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Test Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Data Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Architect
6 5 (10.20%) Data Modeller
7 4 (8.16%) AWS Developer
7 4 (8.16%) AWS Architect
8 3 (6.12%) MI Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Coordinator
9 2 (4.08%) Tester
9 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.08%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.08%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.08%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) .NET
2 6 (12.24%) Web Services
3 5 (10.20%) XML
4 4 (8.16%) JSON
5 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.08%) SOAP
5 2 (4.08%) Spring
5 2 (4.08%) WCF
5 2 (4.08%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (2.04%) JRuby
6 1 (2.04%) LINQ
6 1 (2.04%) RESTful
6 1 (2.04%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (2.04%) MDX
6 1 (2.04%) Java EE
6 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.04%) Middleware
6 1 (2.04%) HTML
6 1 (2.04%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Replication
2 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) PKI
3 2 (4.08%) Open Source
3 2 (4.08%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) UNIX
2 8 (16.33%) Linux
3 3 (6.12%) Solaris
4 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.04%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (24.49%) Data Modelling
3 11 (22.45%) Data Analysis
4 10 (20.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (20.41%) Test Scripting
4 10 (20.41%) Logical Data Model
4 10 (20.41%) Physical Data Model
5 9 (18.37%) ETL
6 6 (12.24%) Manual Testing
7 5 (10.20%) Validation
8 3 (6.12%) Test Strategy
8 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Network Management
8 3 (6.12%) Test Planning
8 3 (6.12%) Analytics
8 3 (6.12%) Data Architecture
8 3 (6.12%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) T-SQL
2 6 (12.24%) Java
3 5 (10.20%) C#
4 4 (8.16%) Shell Script
4 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.08%) VBA
5 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.04%) Groovy
6 1 (2.04%) Jython
6 1 (2.04%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) MCSE
3 1 (2.04%) MCP
3 1 (2.04%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) iptables
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Puppet
1 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.04%) Iperf
3 1 (2.04%) Nessus
3 1 (2.04%) Nmap
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.20%) Cisco
4 4 (8.16%) VMware
5 3 (6.12%) Splunk
6 2 (4.08%) HP
7 1 (2.04%) Agilent
7 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
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