The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL 50 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 20.41% 13.43% 18.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.54% 28.42% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 13 19
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £390 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.20 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.09%
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East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
103 95 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 42.04% 47.26% 51.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 45 40
Average daily rate £300 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £193 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £390 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.06 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.35% -6.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.58 £19.31 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £22.50 £26.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.06 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.70%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Brighton region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

SQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Brighton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 49 (52.69%) JavaScript
2 44 (47.31%) HTML
2 44 (47.31%) CSS
3 40 (43.01%) .NET
3 40 (43.01%) jQuery
4 37 (39.78%) XML
5 36 (38.71%) XSLT
6 32 (34.41%) ASP.NET
7 27 (29.03%) Web Services
8 25 (26.88%) Visual Studio
8 25 (26.88%) OOP
9 24 (25.81%) Ajax
10 23 (24.73%) CMS
11 22 (23.66%) User Experience
12 21 (22.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 21 (22.58%) Open Text
12 21 (22.58%) Content Management
12 21 (22.58%) XSD
12 21 (22.58%) XHTML
13 20 (21.51%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (21.51%) Web Development
14 19 (20.43%) RedDot
14 19 (20.43%) Intranet
15 18 (19.35%) Rapid Prototyping
15 18 (19.35%) Axure RP
16 17 (18.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 17 (18.28%) Web 2.0
16 17 (18.28%) Google
16 17 (18.28%) W3C

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (24.73%) CMS
2 17 (18.28%) IIS
3 14 (15.05%) SAS
4 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.23%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.23%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.15%) Apache
5 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.15%) Jetty
5 2 (2.15%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (18.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.15%) DOC1
4 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.43%) Intranet
2 3 (3.23%) iSCSI
2 3 (3.23%) NAS
2 3 (3.23%) DHCP
2 3 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.23%) DNS
2 3 (3.23%) SAN
3 2 (2.15%) Firewall
3 2 (2.15%) VoIP
3 2 (2.15%) VLAN
4 1 (1.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) SQL Server
1 8 (8.60%) Data Mining
2 7 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.30%) MySQL
4 4 (4.30%) MS Access
5 3 (3.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (3.23%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.23%) OLAP
5 3 (3.23%) SAP BI
5 3 (3.23%) SAP BW
6 2 (2.15%) BaseX
6 2 (2.15%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (26.88%) Visual Studio
2 18 (19.35%) Axure RP
3 5 (5.38%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.30%) Subversion
4 4 (4.30%) Selenium
5 3 (3.23%) JUnit
6 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.15%) TestNG
7 1 (1.08%) Maven
7 1 (1.08%) RSpec
7 1 (1.08%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.08%) Ant
7 1 (1.08%) JMeter
7 1 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.08%) LoadRunner
General
1 17 (18.28%) Publishing
2 7 (7.53%) Banking
3 6 (6.45%) Finance
4 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 62 (66.67%) Developer
2 28 (30.11%) Analyst
3 17 (18.28%) CMS Developer
4 14 (15.05%) Data Analyst
5 13 (13.98%) PHP Developer
6 12 (12.90%) .NET Developer
7 9 (9.68%) Web Developer
8 7 (7.53%) MI Analyst
8 7 (7.53%) PHP Web Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Java Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Programmer
9 6 (6.45%) PHP Programmer
10 5 (5.38%) C# Developer
10 5 (5.38%) VB.NET Developer
11 4 (4.30%) Analyst Developer
11 4 (4.30%) Information Analyst
12 3 (3.23%) Performance Analyst
12 3 (3.23%) Business Developer
12 3 (3.23%) DBA
12 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (47.31%) HTML
1 44 (47.31%) CSS
2 40 (43.01%) .NET
2 40 (43.01%) jQuery
3 37 (39.78%) XML
4 36 (38.71%) XSLT
5 32 (34.41%) ASP.NET
6 27 (29.03%) Web Services
7 24 (25.81%) Ajax
8 21 (22.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 21 (22.58%) XSD
8 21 (22.58%) XHTML
9 8 (8.60%) WCF
10 7 (7.53%) Spring
10 7 (7.53%) CodeIgniter
10 7 (7.53%) Hibernate
11 6 (6.45%) .NET Framework
11 6 (6.45%) JSON
12 5 (5.38%) JPA
12 5 (5.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.66%) User Experience
2 17 (18.28%) Web 2.0
2 17 (18.28%) W3C
3 7 (7.53%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.30%) Replication
4 4 (4.30%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (2.15%) Clustering
6 2 (2.15%) NHS
6 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.15%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (2.15%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.08%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.08%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.75%) Linux
2 6 (6.45%) Windows
3 4 (4.30%) UNIX
4 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.88%) OOP
2 21 (22.58%) Content Management
3 20 (21.51%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (21.51%) Web Development
4 18 (19.35%) Rapid Prototyping
5 10 (10.75%) Customer Engagement
5 10 (10.75%) Software Architecture
6 9 (9.68%) OO
6 9 (9.68%) MVC
7 5 (5.38%) BDD
8 4 (4.30%) TDD
8 4 (4.30%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.30%) Analytics
8 4 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.30%) Automated Testing
9 3 (3.23%) Release Management
9 3 (3.23%) Information Governance
9 3 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 49 (52.69%) JavaScript
2 13 (13.98%) PHP
3 12 (12.90%) XPath
4 11 (11.83%) C#
5 7 (7.53%) PHP5
5 7 (7.53%) Java
5 7 (7.53%) VB
6 5 (5.38%) VB.NET
6 5 (5.38%) XQuery
7 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.08%) Ruby
8 1 (1.08%) Groovy
8 1 (1.08%) Scala
8 1 (1.08%) JPQL
8 1 (1.08%) HQL
8 1 (1.08%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) CCNA
2 2 (2.15%) MCSE
2 2 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.15%) vCloud
4 1 (1.08%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Nagios
1 2 (2.15%) SCOrch
1 2 (2.15%) SCCM
2 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (22.58%) Open Text
2 19 (20.43%) RedDot
3 17 (18.28%) Google
3 17 (18.28%) Adobe
4 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 8 (8.60%) Capita
6 4 (4.30%) VMware
7 3 (3.23%) Cognos
7 3 (3.23%) Cisco
7 3 (3.23%) HP
7 3 (3.23%) Business Objects
7 3 (3.23%) SAP
8 2 (2.15%) Informatica
8 2 (2.15%) Oracle
8 2 (2.15%) Avaya
8 2 (2.15%) Juniper
8 2 (2.15%) SolarWinds