The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 25 June 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.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 12 19
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7  
Contract jobs citing SQL 9 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 10.23% 8.95% 5.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 34.69% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 6
Median daily rate £450 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +3.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +23.07% +44.44%  

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 Ipswich with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 27 49 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 30.68% 25.79% 30.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 31
Median daily rate £388 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £265 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Ipswich

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Ipswich over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Ipswich

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for SQL.

1 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (40.00%) MVC
3 8 (40.00%) C#
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (30.00%) .NET
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (25.00%) TDD
6 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (25.00%) Analytics
6 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (25.00%) WCF
6 5 (25.00%) Power BI
7 4 (20.00%) DevOps
7 4 (20.00%) Angular 2
7 4 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (20.00%) Release Management
7 4 (20.00%) jQuery
7 4 (20.00%) QA
7 4 (20.00%) NHibernate
7 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (20.00%) Finance
7 4 (20.00%) Kendo UI
7 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 4 (20.00%) Telerik
7 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (15.00%) HTML

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (10.00%) IIS
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (5.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (5.00%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (25.00%) Power BI
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.00%) MS Access
5 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MorphX
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Business Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Angular Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
4 4 (20.00%) UI Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Web UI Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Information Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Java Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Project Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Report Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (25.00%) WCF
3 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (20.00%) Angular 2
3 4 (20.00%) jQuery
3 4 (20.00%) Kendo UI
3 4 (20.00%) NHibernate
4 3 (15.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE
5 2 (10.00%) JSON
5 2 (10.00%) Spring
5 2 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (5.00%) Ajax
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.00%) HTML5
6 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (40.00%) MVC
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) Analytics
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (20.00%) DevOps
5 4 (20.00%) Release Management
5 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) Data Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) Information Management
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Workflow
7 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.00%) OO
7 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.00%) X++
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Telerik
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) ReadSoft
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