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 28 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.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Norfolk / Norwich
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 15 14
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1  
Contract jobs citing SQL 10 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 12.66% 5.22% 6.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.48% 15.00% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 8
Median daily rate £305 £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.22% +45.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £370 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £450 £455
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 £16.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £24.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +63.26% -18.33%  

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 29 40 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norwich 36.71% 34.78% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 16
Median daily rate £325 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Norwich over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 28 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 Norwich region with a requirement for SQL.

1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (43.48%) .NET
3 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (34.78%) MVC
4 8 (34.78%) Delphi
4 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
4 8 (34.78%) Embarcadero
4 8 (34.78%) Borland
4 8 (34.78%) Logistics
4 8 (34.78%) WPF
5 4 (17.39%) Finance
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (13.04%) QlikView
6 3 (13.04%) Data Validation
6 3 (13.04%) User Experience
6 3 (13.04%) Scorecard
6 3 (13.04%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) Windows
6 3 (13.04%) Validation
6 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.70%) Change Management
7 2 (8.70%) Migration
7 2 (8.70%) Clustering
7 2 (8.70%) Information Management
7 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005

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 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.35%) Drupal
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (13.04%) QlikView
5 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Report Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Developer
5 2 (8.70%) DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Reporting Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) QlikView Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Report Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior SQL DBA
5 2 (8.70%) SQL DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Supply Chain Architect
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) WPF
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) FMCG
2 2 (8.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Logistics
1 8 (34.78%) MVC
2 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.04%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (13.04%) Data Validation
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Scorecard
3 3 (13.04%) Validation
4 2 (8.70%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.70%) Data Transformation
4 2 (8.70%) High Availability
4 2 (8.70%) Informatics
4 2 (8.70%) Line Management
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (8.70%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Delphi
2 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
3 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) MCITP
1 2 (8.70%) MCSE
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) Borland
2 8 (34.78%) Embarcadero
3 1 (4.35%) Epicor