The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 29 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 > Suffolk
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 7 19
Rank change year-on-year +4 +12  
Contract jobs citing SQL 24 33 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 18.90% 12.69% 6.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 40.24% 18.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 31 12
Suffolk median daily rate £420 £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +45.16%  
10th Percentile £278 £295 £275
90th Percentile £455 £513 £473
East of England median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Suffolk median hourly rate £43.25 - -
East of England median hourly rate £27.50 £34.75 £36.23
% change year-on-year -20.86% -4.07%  

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 Suffolk with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 48 82 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 37.80% 31.54% 34.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 80 82
Suffolk median daily rate £400 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +9.09%  
10th Percentile £280 £295 £277
90th Percentile £475 £565 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 4
Suffolk median hourly rate £43.25 - £19.00
10th Percentile £41.63 - £13.43
90th Percentile £44.88 - £19.50
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +8.10% -1.33%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Suffolk

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Suffolk

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Suffolk over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Suffolk

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Suffolk

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 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
Ipswich +9 13 £450 +38.46% 12
Bury St Edmunds 0 5 £353 -21.66% 2
Haverhill - 1 £425 -
SQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for SQL.

1 19 (50.00%) C#
2 18 (47.37%) .NET
3 13 (34.21%) MVC
3 13 (34.21%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (34.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (23.68%) WCF
8 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 7 (18.42%) HTML
9 7 (18.42%) TDD
9 7 (18.42%) Scrum
9 7 (18.42%) jQuery
10 6 (15.79%) Migration
10 6 (15.79%) Test Automation
10 6 (15.79%) AngularJS
10 6 (15.79%) Data Strategy
11 5 (13.16%) Power BI
11 5 (13.16%) Analytics
11 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (13.16%) Finance
11 5 (13.16%) WPF
11 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
11 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
12 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
12 4 (10.53%) Web Services

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) 3GPP
1 1 (2.63%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (2.63%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (13.16%) Power BI
5 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (5.26%) MySQL
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.63%) GIS
7 1 (2.63%) MS Access
7 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.89%) JIRA
4 2 (5.26%) GoogleTest
4 2 (5.26%) MorphX
4 2 (5.26%) MSTest
4 2 (5.26%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Billing
3 2 (5.26%) Advertising
3 2 (5.26%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (18.42%) .NET Developer
3 7 (18.42%) C# Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Business Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Angular Developer
5 4 (10.53%) C# Web Developer
5 4 (10.53%) UI Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Web UI Developer
6 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) CRM Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) .NET
2 9 (23.68%) WCF
3 7 (18.42%) HTML
3 7 (18.42%) jQuery
4 6 (15.79%) AngularJS
5 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
5 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
5 5 (13.16%) WPF
6 4 (10.53%) Angular 2
6 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (10.53%) Entity Framework
6 4 (10.53%) Kendo UI
6 4 (10.53%) NHibernate
6 4 (10.53%) Web Services
7 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (7.89%) CSS
7 3 (7.89%) Silverlight
8 2 (5.26%) Ajax
8 2 (5.26%) JMS
8 2 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) EMC VNX
2 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Unix
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) MVC
2 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Scrum
3 7 (18.42%) TDD
4 6 (15.79%) Data Strategy
4 6 (15.79%) Migration
4 6 (15.79%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.16%) Analytics
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (10.53%) DevOps
6 4 (10.53%) Release Management
6 4 (10.53%) Test Strategy
7 3 (7.89%) CRM
7 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
7 3 (7.89%) MVVM
7 3 (7.89%) Workflow
8 2 (5.26%) Regression Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) C#
2 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.89%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) C++
5 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.26%) X++
6 1 (2.63%) C
6 1 (2.63%) Java
6 1 (2.63%) VB
6 1 (2.63%) VB6
6 1 (2.63%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) ISEB
2 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Telerik
3 2 (5.26%) Genesys
3 2 (5.26%) Google
3 2 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Dell
4 1 (2.63%) EMC
4 1 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) ReadSoft
4 1 (2.63%) VMware
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