The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 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)
East of England / Norfolk
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 15 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 -10  
Contract jobs citing SQL 15 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 8.62% 7.76% 16.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.48% 18.68% 48.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 26
Median daily rate £350 £500 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +185.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £340 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £540 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £24.23 -
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 Norfolk with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 77 91 62
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 44.25% 41.55% 34.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 64 48
Median daily rate £375 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £253 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £534 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £24.23 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norfolk 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 Norfolk

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Norfolk

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Norfolk over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Norfolk

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Norfolk

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Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -1 12 £350 -33.33% 8
Thetford - 2 - -
SQL
East of England

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

1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 14 (36.84%) CRM
3 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (34.21%) Windows
4 12 (31.58%) ITIL
4 12 (31.58%) IIS
4 12 (31.58%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (31.58%) SharePoint
5 11 (28.95%) DNS
5 11 (28.95%) Avaya
5 11 (28.95%) VMware
5 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (28.95%) Windows 7
5 11 (28.95%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (28.95%) Virtual Desktop
6 10 (26.32%) Epicor
7 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
7 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (18.42%) Java
8 7 (18.42%) MVC
8 7 (18.42%) Spring
8 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.79%) MySQL
10 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
10 5 (13.16%) .NET
10 5 (13.16%) XML
10 5 (13.16%) Spring MVC

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 12 (31.58%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (31.58%) IIS
1 12 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) Apache
2 3 (7.89%) Apache Solr
2 3 (7.89%) Apache Spark
2 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) DNS
2 3 (7.89%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (15.79%) MySQL
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (7.89%) Big Data
5 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
5 3 (7.89%) QlikView
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.26%) MarkLogic
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.63%) MariaDB
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Publishing
3 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.63%) Law
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.53%) DBA
4 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.89%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.89%) SQL DBA
5 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Operations Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) QlikView Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Report Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Senior DBA
6 2 (5.26%) Senior SQL DBA
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) Spring
2 5 (13.16%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) Spring MVC
2 5 (13.16%) XML
3 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.53%) Hibernate
3 4 (10.53%) Java EE
3 4 (10.53%) XSLT
4 3 (7.89%) HTML
4 3 (7.89%) jQuery
4 3 (7.89%) Kafka
5 2 (5.26%) Web Services
5 2 (5.26%) WPF
6 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.63%) CSS
6 1 (2.63%) JSF
6 1 (2.63%) JSON
6 1 (2.63%) Laravel
6 1 (2.63%) Silverlight
6 1 (2.63%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) User Experience
2 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Windows
1 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (28.95%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) CRM
2 12 (31.58%) ITIL
3 7 (18.42%) MVC
4 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (10.53%) ETL
5 4 (10.53%) Migration
5 4 (10.53%) OO
5 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (7.89%) Coaching
6 3 (7.89%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (7.89%) Data Integration
6 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.89%) Data Validation
6 3 (7.89%) High Availability
6 3 (7.89%) MapReduce
6 3 (7.89%) Scorecard
6 3 (7.89%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) Java
2 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.53%) C#
4 3 (7.89%) Python
4 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
5 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.63%) C
6 1 (2.63%) Delphi
6 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (5.26%) MCITP
2 2 (5.26%) MCSE
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.63%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Virtual Desktop
1 11 (28.95%) VMware ESXi
1 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.89%) HDFS
3 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (5.26%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.63%) EMC Navisphere
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Avaya
1 11 (28.95%) VMware
2 10 (26.32%) Epicor
3 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) Sun
5 1 (2.63%) Adobe
5 1 (2.63%) Borland
5 1 (2.63%) Embarcadero
5 1 (2.63%) EMC
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle
5 1 (2.63%) SAP