Period
to 17 August 2018

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 6 months to 17 August 2018 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
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 15 14
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL 20 33 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 7.60% 9.38% 9.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.26% 25.98% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 15
Norfolk median daily rate £363 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +12.50% +50.00%
10th Percentile £177 £263 £178
90th Percentile £423 £400 £540
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Norfolk median hourly rate £21.41 - £27.60
East of England median hourly rate £21.41 £26.00 £35.47
% change year-on-year -17.65% -26.69% -0.10%

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Norfolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 62 127 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 23.57% 36.08% 39.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 52 109
Norfolk median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +36.36%
10th Percentile £224 £275 £243
90th Percentile £530 £492 £526
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Norfolk median hourly rate £45.00 - £27.60
10th Percentile £25.63 - £22.18
90th Percentile £48.50 - £27.62
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £37.75 £39.75
% change year-on-year +12.58% -5.03% +6.00%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Norfolk.

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 6 months to 17 August 2018.

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

SQL
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 6 months to 17 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +3 12 £363 +3.57% 12
Great Yarmouth - 2 £300 -
King's Lynn +2 1 £275 +15.79%
SQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Norfolk region with a requirement for SQL.

1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) .NET
4 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (20.00%) Office 365
5 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (20.00%) Service Management
5 4 (20.00%) VB
5 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (20.00%) JIRA
6 3 (15.00%) Information Management
6 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (15.00%) Linux
6 3 (15.00%) MySQL
6 3 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco
6 3 (15.00%) SAN
6 3 (15.00%) VMware
6 3 (15.00%) Management Information System

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 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) assyst
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.00%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (20.00%) Office 365
3 2 (10.00%) IaaS
3 2 (10.00%) PaaS
3 2 (10.00%) SaaS
4 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) Wireless
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) Protractor
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) TestRail
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Technician
3 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) DBA
5 1 (5.00%) ICT Support Technician
5 1 (5.00%) ICT Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (20.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) Information Management
4 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (10.00%) Data Mapping
5 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Scalability Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Stress Testing
5 2 (10.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) VB
1 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) Lua
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) EMC Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) Salt
2 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Civica
4 1 (5.00%) EMC
4 1 (5.00%) Forcepoint
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Orchard
4 1 (5.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec