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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 22 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 11.00% 13.64% 12.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.88% 29.17% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 17
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £68.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £27.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.81%
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
85 72 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 42.50% 46.75% 19.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 43 23
Average daily rate £400 £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.73% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £186 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £425 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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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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 +1 19 £388 -3.12% 13
Newmarket - - - -
Stowmarket - - - - 2
Woodbridge - - - -
Bury St Edmunds - - - - 2
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 30 (56.60%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.53%) Windows
3 10 (18.87%) .NET
3 10 (18.87%) Finance
4 9 (16.98%) C#
4 9 (16.98%) T-SQL
4 9 (16.98%) Web Services
4 9 (16.98%) ETL
4 9 (16.98%) VPN
4 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
5 8 (15.09%) Oracle
5 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (13.21%) Data Analysis
6 7 (13.21%) Linux
6 7 (13.21%) UNIX
6 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (13.21%) Data Modelling
6 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
6 7 (13.21%) JSON
7 6 (11.32%) Logical Data Model
7 6 (11.32%) Physical Data Model
7 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
7 6 (11.32%) DNS
7 6 (11.32%) XML
7 6 (11.32%) Business Analysis
8 5 (9.43%) Migration
8 5 (9.43%) Java
8 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
8 5 (9.43%) SAN
8 5 (9.43%) Data Migration

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.89%) CMS
2 1 (1.89%) JBoss
2 1 (1.89%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) VPN
2 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
3 6 (11.32%) DNS
4 5 (9.43%) SAN
5 4 (7.55%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (7.55%) Firewall
6 3 (5.66%) IPsec
6 3 (5.66%) VLAN
6 3 (5.66%) LAN
7 2 (3.77%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (56.60%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (5.66%) Data Mart
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.66%) OLAP
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.66%) Spotfire
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.89%) MS Access
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.89%) Big Data
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.77%) JIRA
2 2 (3.77%) ReSharper
2 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.77%) Subversion
2 2 (3.77%) NUnit
3 1 (1.89%) Maven
3 1 (1.89%) JUnit
3 1 (1.89%) Moq
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Developer
2 10 (18.87%) Analyst
3 6 (11.32%) Consultant
4 5 (9.43%) SQL Developer
4 5 (9.43%) Architect
5 4 (7.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (7.55%) SQL DBA
5 4 (7.55%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.55%) C# Developer
5 4 (7.55%) DBA
6 3 (5.66%) Administrator
6 3 (5.66%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) MI Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (5.66%) CRM Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (3.77%) IT Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) .NET
2 9 (16.98%) Web Services
3 7 (13.21%) JSON
4 6 (11.32%) XML
5 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.55%) CSS
6 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (5.66%) jQuery
7 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.77%) WCF
7 2 (3.77%) Castle Windsor
7 2 (3.77%) HTML
7 2 (3.77%) SOAP
7 2 (3.77%) Flash
8 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.89%) Spring
8 1 (1.89%) EJB
8 1 (1.89%) Reactive Extensions
8 1 (1.89%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 1 (1.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Replication
2 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Online Banking
2 3 (5.66%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.77%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.77%) PKI
3 2 (3.77%) iPad
4 1 (1.89%) NHS
4 1 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Windows
2 7 (13.21%) Linux
2 7 (13.21%) UNIX
3 3 (5.66%) Solaris
4 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.89%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.98%) ETL
2 7 (13.21%) Data Analysis
2 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (13.21%) Data Modelling
3 6 (11.32%) Logical Data Model
3 6 (11.32%) Physical Data Model
3 6 (11.32%) Business Analysis
4 5 (9.43%) Migration
4 5 (9.43%) Data Migration
5 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (7.55%) Test Scripting
5 4 (7.55%) TDD
6 3 (5.66%) MVC
6 3 (5.66%) Validation
6 3 (5.66%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (5.66%) OO
6 3 (5.66%) CRM
6 3 (5.66%) Test Planning
6 3 (5.66%) Data Transformation
6 3 (5.66%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) C#
1 9 (16.98%) T-SQL
2 5 (9.43%) Java
2 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.55%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.77%) ActionScript
5 2 (3.77%) C++
5 2 (3.77%) Delphi
6 1 (1.89%) Jython
6 1 (1.89%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
1 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) MCP
3 1 (1.89%) MCITP
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.89%) ISEB
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.89%) Nmap
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Puppet
1 4 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.89%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) Oracle
3 4 (7.55%) HP
3 4 (7.55%) VMware
4 3 (5.66%) Cisco
4 3 (5.66%) Splunk
5 2 (3.77%) SonicWALL
5 2 (3.77%) Macromedia
5 2 (3.77%) Apple
5 2 (3.77%) Sophos
6 1 (1.89%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
Suffolk
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Rate: £250 - 270 per day
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