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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 12 13 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7  
Contract jobs citing SQL 11 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 8.46% 5.93% 17.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.43% 36.84% 54.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 20
Median daily rate £325 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -12.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £328 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £428 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -2.02% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £23.02 £30.00
% change year-on-year +73.76% -23.26%  

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 35 19 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 26.92% 16.10% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 31
Median daily rate £400 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.51% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £445 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.10 - -
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 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 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Ipswich

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Ipswich

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for SQL.

1 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) C#
3 10 (30.30%) MVC
3 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
4 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (24.24%) Java
5 8 (24.24%) OO
5 8 (24.24%) JSON
6 7 (21.21%) jQuery
6 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
6 7 (21.21%) .NET
6 7 (21.21%) Finance
7 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 6 (18.18%) Imperva
7 6 (18.18%) Entity Framework
7 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
8 5 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (15.15%) TDD
8 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (15.15%) LINQ
8 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (15.15%) IIS
8 5 (15.15%) CSS
8 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
9 4 (12.12%) JBoss
9 4 (12.12%) Oracle
9 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
9 4 (12.12%) Scrum
9 4 (12.12%) WCF

SQL
Top Related 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 5 (15.15%) IIS
2 4 (12.12%) JBoss
3 3 (9.09%) Apache
3 3 (9.09%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) IPv4
1 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.09%) Big Data
3 3 (9.09%) HBase
3 3 (9.09%) Power BI
3 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.03%) MS Access
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.09%) JUnit
3 2 (6.06%) EasyMock
3 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.03%) JBehave
4 1 (3.03%) Redmine
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 6 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Configuration Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Database Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Monitoring Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Angular Developer
5 4 (12.12%) C# Web Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.12%) UI Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Web UI Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Business Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Java Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) AngularJS
2 8 (24.24%) JSON
3 7 (21.21%) .NET
3 7 (21.21%) jQuery
4 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 6 (18.18%) Entity Framework
5 5 (15.15%) CSS
5 5 (15.15%) LINQ
5 5 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (12.12%) Angular 2
6 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
6 4 (12.12%) Kendo UI
6 4 (12.12%) NHibernate
6 4 (12.12%) WCF
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (9.09%) Kafka
7 3 (9.09%) Spring
8 2 (6.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) MVC
3 8 (24.24%) OO
4 5 (15.15%) TDD
5 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.12%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (12.12%) DevOps
5 4 (12.12%) Release Management
5 4 (12.12%) Scrum
5 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.12%) Test Strategy
6 3 (9.09%) Analytics
6 3 (9.09%) ETL
6 3 (9.09%) Open Source
7 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.03%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.03%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) C#
2 8 (24.24%) Java
3 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) ISEB
1 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Apache Flume
1 1 (3.03%) HDFS
1 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Imperva
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Telerik
3 3 (9.09%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.03%) Google
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