The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bury St Edmunds with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Suffolk / Bury St Edmunds
Rank 4 5 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing SQL 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bury St Edmunds 12.50% 29.41% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 38.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £363 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -2.02% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +66.66% -20.00%  

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bury St Edmunds with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bury St Edmunds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 4 13 2
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bury St Edmunds 50.00% 76.47% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 2
Median daily rate £369 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.23% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £330 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Bury St Edmunds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bury St Edmunds citing SQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Bury St Edmunds

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL in Bury St Edmunds.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Bury St Edmunds

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL in Bury St Edmunds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Bury St Edmunds

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bury St Edmunds region with a requirement for SQL.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) DTS
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) GIS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) DTS
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (33.33%) ETL Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# WCF Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
3 1 (16.67%) PostGIS
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft