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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 39 31 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 14.61% 17.82% 26.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.71% 33.33% 44.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 25 34
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£350 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £260 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £390 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.30% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.91 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.88 £23.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+11.89% -15.90%
SQL
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
123 93 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 46.07% 53.45% 58.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 42 75
Average daily rate £350 £328 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.78% -6.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £365 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 2
Average hourly rate £18.71 £37.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.12% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £37.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 23 September 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 27 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 22 (38.60%) CSS
2 22 (38.60%) C#
2 22 (38.60%) HTML
2 22 (38.60%) JavaScript
3 21 (36.84%) .NET
4 20 (35.09%) ASP.NET
5 19 (33.33%) MVC
6 16 (28.07%) T-SQL
7 15 (26.32%) jQuery
8 14 (24.56%) LINQ
8 14 (24.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (24.56%) Razor View Engine
8 14 (24.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (24.56%) Ajax
9 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
10 10 (17.54%) Windows
10 10 (17.54%) SharePoint
11 9 (15.79%) SAS
11 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
11 9 (15.79%) QA
12 8 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (12.28%) MCSE
14 6 (10.53%) Finance
14 6 (10.53%) VMware
14 6 (10.53%) Selenium
14 6 (10.53%) .NET Framework
14 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (10.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 10 (17.54%) SharePoint
2 9 (15.79%) SAS
3 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) SAN
2 3 (5.26%) Firewall
3 2 (3.51%) VLAN
3 2 (3.51%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.51%) NAS
3 2 (3.51%) LAN
3 2 (3.51%) VoIP
3 2 (3.51%) WAN
3 2 (3.51%) DHCP
3 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.51%) DNS
4 1 (1.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 14 (24.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.51%) MySQL
4 2 (3.51%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.75%) MS Access
5 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.75%) QlikView
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Selenium
2 4 (7.02%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (5.26%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.51%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.51%) RSpec
5 1 (1.75%) JMeter
5 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (45.61%) Developer
2 21 (36.84%) Analyst
3 20 (35.09%) .NET Developer
3 20 (35.09%) C# Developer
3 20 (35.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (26.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (24.56%) Web Developer
5 14 (24.56%) .NET Web Developer
5 14 (24.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (24.56%) C# Web Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Data Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Business Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) DBA
9 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Tester
9 4 (7.02%) Test Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) SQL DBA
9 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Business Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (38.60%) HTML
1 22 (38.60%) CSS
2 21 (36.84%) .NET
3 20 (35.09%) ASP.NET
4 15 (26.32%) jQuery
5 14 (24.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (24.56%) Razor View Engine
5 14 (24.56%) Ajax
5 14 (24.56%) LINQ
6 6 (10.53%) .NET Framework
6 6 (10.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (8.77%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (3.51%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.75%) Web Services
9 1 (1.75%) Sass
9 1 (1.75%) Haml
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.51%) Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) iPhone
3 1 (1.75%) iPad
3 1 (1.75%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Windows
2 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Linux
4 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) MVC
2 8 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (8.77%) Data Management
4 4 (7.02%) Predictive Analytics
4 4 (7.02%) Analytics
4 4 (7.02%) ITIL
4 4 (7.02%) Time Series Analysis
5 3 (5.26%) BDD
5 3 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.51%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (3.51%) Document Management
6 2 (3.51%) Manual Testing
6 2 (3.51%) CRM
6 2 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.51%) Project Management
6 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.75%) Functional Programming
7 1 (1.75%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.75%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (38.60%) C#
1 22 (38.60%) JavaScript
2 16 (28.07%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.26%) VB
4 2 (3.51%) Ruby
4 2 (3.51%) VBScript
5 1 (1.75%) PHP
5 1 (1.75%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) MCSE
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.26%) MCSA
3 2 (3.51%) CCNA
3 2 (3.51%) MCP
3 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.51%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.51%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Nagios
1 2 (3.51%) SCCM
2 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.75%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) VMware
3 4 (7.02%) Citrix
4 2 (3.51%) Avaya
4 2 (3.51%) Juniper
4 2 (3.51%) HP
4 2 (3.51%) EMC
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco
4 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle
5 1 (1.75%) Teradata
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