The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norwich 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 24 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)
Norfolk / Norwich
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 14 16
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Contract jobs citing SQL 12 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 9.52% 9.03% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.65% 19.72% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Median daily rate £350 £525 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +61.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £505 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £545 £345
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 Norwich with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Norwich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 68 71 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norwich 53.97% 45.81% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 46 17
Median daily rate £350 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.25% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £539 £510
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 Norwich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norwich 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 Norwich

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Norwich

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Norwich

For the 6 months to 24 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 Norwich region with a requirement for SQL.

1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) MVC
2 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Spring
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) MySQL
4 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) Spring MVC
5 4 (18.18%) Java EE
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (18.18%) Hibernate
5 4 (18.18%) OO
5 4 (18.18%) ETL
5 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 4 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.64%) Scorecard
6 3 (13.64%) HDFS
6 3 (13.64%) Coaching
6 3 (13.64%) User Experience
6 3 (13.64%) Apache Spark
6 3 (13.64%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
6 3 (13.64%) Apache
6 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
6 3 (13.64%) Python

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norwich 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 3 (13.64%) Apache
1 3 (13.64%) Apache Solr
1 3 (13.64%) Apache Spark
1 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) Drupal
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe Campaign
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (27.27%) MySQL
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (13.64%) Big Data
5 3 (13.64%) Hadoop
5 3 (13.64%) QlikView
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (9.09%) MarkLogic
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (4.55%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
1 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Law
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) DBA
3 3 (13.64%) SQL DBA
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Leader
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) QlikView Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Report Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Senior SQL DBA
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Data Migration Developer
5 1 (4.55%) ETL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) QlikView Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Report Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Spring
2 5 (22.73%) Spring MVC
3 4 (18.18%) Hibernate
3 4 (18.18%) Java EE
4 3 (13.64%) .NET
4 3 (13.64%) HTML
4 3 (13.64%) jQuery
4 3 (13.64%) Kafka
4 3 (13.64%) XML
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 2 (9.09%) WPF
5 2 (9.09%) XSLT
6 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.55%) CSS
6 1 (4.55%) JSON
6 1 (4.55%) Laravel
6 1 (4.55%) RESTful
6 1 (4.55%) Silverlight
6 1 (4.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) MVC
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (18.18%) ETL
3 4 (18.18%) OO
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) Coaching
4 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
4 3 (13.64%) Data Validation
4 3 (13.64%) High Availability
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) MapReduce
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Scorecard
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
4 3 (13.64%) Validation
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) PHP
4 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) Delphi
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) MCITP
1 2 (9.09%) MCSE
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (9.09%) Sun Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) HDFS
2 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Sun
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) Borland
3 1 (4.55%) Embarcadero
3 1 (4.55%) Epicor