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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing SQL 39 63 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.94% 26.47% 20.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.82% 50.00% 41.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 49 33
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £320 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £8.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.38 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +3.30%
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
112 126 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 42.91% 52.94% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 93 70
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 8
Average hourly rate £8.50 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.33% +4.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -7 18 £350 -6.66% 6
Bury St Edmunds 0 16 £380 +8.57% 2
Felixstowe - 1 £275 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
2 19 (35.19%) C#
3 16 (29.63%) .NET
3 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (22.22%) CRM
6 11 (20.37%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (20.37%) Dynamics CRM
6 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (18.52%) SharePoint
8 9 (16.67%) Oracle
8 9 (16.67%) TDD
8 9 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (16.67%) WCF
9 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (14.81%) Migration
9 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET
9 8 (14.81%) Windows
10 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
10 7 (12.96%) XML
10 7 (12.96%) Finance
11 6 (11.11%) Scrum
11 6 (11.11%) OLAP
11 6 (11.11%) Data Modelling
11 6 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (11.11%) MDX
12 5 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (9.26%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 10 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (9.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.70%) IIS
6 1 (1.85%) JBoss
6 1 (1.85%) Apache
6 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.85%) Jetty
6 1 (1.85%) Lync
6 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) VLAN
2 1 (1.85%) NAS
2 1 (1.85%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.85%) Skype
2 1 (1.85%) LAN
2 1 (1.85%) VoIP
2 1 (1.85%) WAN
2 1 (1.85%) DHCP
2 1 (1.85%) DNS
2 1 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
2 15 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (20.37%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (11.11%) OLAP
6 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
7 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
7 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.70%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Power View
8 2 (3.70%) MySQL
9 1 (1.85%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (1.85%) MS Access
9 1 (1.85%) SQLBase
9 1 (1.85%) Data Mart
9 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.56%) Selenium
3 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.70%) Subversion
4 1 (1.85%) Maven
4 1 (1.85%) Ant
4 1 (1.85%) JUnit
4 1 (1.85%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.85%) MSTest
4 1 (1.85%) Moq
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Games
2 1 (1.85%) Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Retail
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (61.11%) Developer
2 7 (12.96%) Analyst
3 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (9.26%) CRM Developer
4 4 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 4 (7.41%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (7.41%) Test Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.56%) BizTalk Developer
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 2 (3.70%) IT Graduate
6 2 (3.70%) Information Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Graduate
6 2 (3.70%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) MI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.63%) .NET
2 9 (16.67%) WCF
3 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET
4 7 (12.96%) XML
5 6 (11.11%) MDX
6 5 (9.26%) Web Services
7 3 (5.56%) Spring
7 3 (5.56%) SOAP
7 3 (5.56%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 3 (5.56%) Java EE
8 2 (3.70%) Entity Framework
8 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.70%) jQuery
8 2 (3.70%) J2EE
8 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.70%) HTML
8 2 (3.70%) Middleware
8 2 (3.70%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.85%) Java SE
9 1 (1.85%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.85%) NHS
2 1 (1.85%) GIS
2 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.22%) CRM
3 9 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (16.67%) TDD
4 8 (14.81%) Migration
5 6 (11.11%) Scrum
5 6 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 5 (9.26%) ETL
7 4 (7.41%) Information Security
7 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.41%) MVC
7 4 (7.41%) Data Protection
8 3 (5.56%) MVVM
8 3 (5.56%) BDD
8 3 (5.56%) Test Scripting
8 3 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (5.56%) Kanban
8 3 (5.56%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.70%) Manual Testing
9 2 (3.70%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) C#
2 5 (9.26%) Java
3 4 (7.41%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.41%) VBA
4 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) Degree
3 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) GIAC
3 2 (3.70%) CISSP
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.85%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.85%) MCSE
4 1 (1.85%) MCSA
4 1 (1.85%) ISEB
4 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.85%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (7.41%) VMware
4 3 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 3 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (1.85%) Avaya
5 1 (1.85%) McKesson
5 1 (1.85%) McAfee
5 1 (1.85%) SonicWALL
Suffolk
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Stowmarket
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago