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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 58 36 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 22.48% 18.09% 16.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.21% 34.95% 31.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 15 19
Average daily rate
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£290 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £219 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £390 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £27.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.81%
SQL
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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
109 103 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 42.25% 51.76% 51.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 43 52
Average daily rate £300 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £355 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 £10.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 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 30 January 2015.

SQL Hourly Rate Histogram in Brighton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 54 (54.00%) JavaScript
2 49 (49.00%) HTML
2 49 (49.00%) CSS
3 45 (45.00%) jQuery
4 41 (41.00%) .NET
5 34 (34.00%) XML
6 33 (33.00%) XSLT
6 33 (33.00%) ASP.NET
7 29 (29.00%) Ajax
8 25 (25.00%) OOP
9 23 (23.00%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (23.00%) Visual Studio
9 23 (23.00%) Web Services
9 23 (23.00%) CMS
10 22 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (22.00%) User Experience
11 21 (21.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 21 (21.00%) Content Management
11 21 (21.00%) Open Text
11 21 (21.00%) XSD
11 21 (21.00%) XHTML
12 20 (20.00%) Web Development
13 19 (19.00%) RedDot
13 19 (19.00%) Intranet
14 18 (18.00%) SAS
14 18 (18.00%) Rapid Prototyping
14 18 (18.00%) Axure RP
15 17 (17.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 17 (17.00%) Web 2.0
15 17 (17.00%) Google

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (23.00%) CMS
2 18 (18.00%) SAS
3 17 (17.00%) IIS
4 5 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.00%) Apache Solr
5 3 (3.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.00%) Apache
6 2 (2.00%) Jetty
6 2 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (17.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 11 (11.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.00%) DOC1
4 1 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.00%) Intranet
2 5 (5.00%) NAS
2 5 (5.00%) iSCSI
2 5 (5.00%) SAN
2 5 (5.00%) DHCP
2 5 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.00%) DNS
3 4 (4.00%) VoIP
3 4 (4.00%) Firewall
3 4 (4.00%) VLAN
4 1 (1.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.00%) Data Mining
3 7 (7.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (7.00%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.00%) MySQL
5 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.00%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (3.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (3.00%) SAP BI
6 3 (3.00%) SAP BW
6 3 (3.00%) OLAP
6 3 (3.00%) MS Access
6 3 (3.00%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.00%) BaseX
7 2 (2.00%) MarkLogic
7 2 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (23.00%) Visual Studio
2 18 (18.00%) Axure RP
3 8 (8.00%) Selenium
4 6 (6.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (4.00%) Subversion
6 3 (3.00%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.00%) LoadRunner
6 3 (3.00%) JUnit
7 2 (2.00%) JMeter
7 2 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.00%) TestNG
7 2 (2.00%) RSpec
7 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.00%) Maven
8 1 (1.00%) Ant
General
1 17 (17.00%) Publishing
2 6 (6.00%) Finance
3 4 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (1.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 64 (64.00%) Developer
2 30 (30.00%) Analyst
3 17 (17.00%) CMS Developer
3 17 (17.00%) .NET Developer
4 15 (15.00%) Data Analyst
5 14 (14.00%) PHP Developer
5 14 (14.00%) Web Developer
6 9 (9.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (8.00%) C# Developer
7 8 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (7.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (7.00%) MI Analyst
8 7 (7.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 7 (7.00%) C# Web Developer
8 7 (7.00%) .NET Web Developer
8 7 (7.00%) Java Developer
9 6 (6.00%) Programmer
9 6 (6.00%) PHP Programmer
10 5 (5.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (49.00%) HTML
1 49 (49.00%) CSS
2 45 (45.00%) jQuery
3 41 (41.00%) .NET
4 34 (34.00%) XML
5 33 (33.00%) XSLT
5 33 (33.00%) ASP.NET
6 29 (29.00%) Ajax
7 23 (23.00%) Web Services
8 21 (21.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 21 (21.00%) XSD
8 21 (21.00%) XHTML
9 9 (9.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (7.00%) Razor View Engine
10 7 (7.00%) CodeIgniter
10 7 (7.00%) LINQ
10 7 (7.00%) Spring
10 7 (7.00%) Hibernate
11 6 (6.00%) JSON
12 5 (5.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.00%) User Experience
2 17 (17.00%) Web 2.0
2 17 (17.00%) W3C
3 7 (7.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.00%) N-Tier
4 4 (4.00%) Replication
4 4 (4.00%) Clustering
4 4 (4.00%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.00%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (2.00%) NHS
6 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.00%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.00%) Linux
2 7 (7.00%) Windows
3 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.00%) OOP
2 23 (23.00%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (21.00%) Content Management
5 20 (20.00%) Web Development
6 18 (18.00%) Rapid Prototyping
7 13 (13.00%) MVC
8 10 (10.00%) OO
8 10 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
8 10 (10.00%) Software Architecture
9 6 (6.00%) BDD
10 5 (5.00%) Configuration Management
11 4 (4.00%) CRM
11 4 (4.00%) Service Delivery
11 4 (4.00%) Network Load Balancing
11 4 (4.00%) Predictive Analytics
11 4 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.00%) Document Management
11 4 (4.00%) Automated Testing
11 4 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 54 (54.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (14.00%) PHP
3 12 (12.00%) C#
3 12 (12.00%) XPath
4 9 (9.00%) VB
5 7 (7.00%) PHP5
5 7 (7.00%) Java
5 7 (7.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 5 (5.00%) XQuery
7 2 (2.00%) VBScript
7 2 (2.00%) Ruby
7 2 (2.00%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.00%) JPQL
8 1 (1.00%) HQL
8 1 (1.00%) Scala
8 1 (1.00%) Groovy
8 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (7.00%) Degree
2 4 (4.00%) CCNA
2 4 (4.00%) MCSE
2 4 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (4.00%) Nagios
1 4 (4.00%) SCCM
2 2 (2.00%) SCOrch
2 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (21.00%) Open Text
2 19 (19.00%) RedDot
3 17 (17.00%) Google
3 17 (17.00%) Adobe
4 12 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (8.00%) Capita
6 5 (5.00%) VMware
6 5 (5.00%) HP
6 5 (5.00%) Cisco
7 4 (4.00%) Avaya
7 4 (4.00%) Juniper
7 4 (4.00%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.00%) SAP
8 3 (3.00%) Business Objects
8 3 (3.00%) Cognos
9 2 (2.00%) Oracle