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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 17 57 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 11.04% 21.67% 16.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.83% 50.44% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 34 14
Average daily rate £308 £290 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.03% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £175 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £443 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Average hourly rate - £22.24 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £27.20
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +4.77%
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
101 113 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 65.58% 42.97% 50.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 66 44
Average daily rate £363 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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 36 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 23 (45.10%) C#
3 22 (43.14%) .NET
4 16 (31.37%) WinForms
5 14 (27.45%) Windows
6 13 (25.49%) Finance
7 9 (17.65%) CSS
7 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
8 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
9 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
9 7 (13.73%) SAN
9 7 (13.73%) Windows Server
10 6 (11.76%) WCF
10 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (11.76%) Java
10 6 (11.76%) Oracle
10 6 (11.76%) XML
11 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
11 5 (9.80%) TDD
11 5 (9.80%) Banking
11 5 (9.80%) VMware
11 5 (9.80%) MVC
11 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
11 5 (9.80%) NAS
11 5 (9.80%) Entity Framework
12 4 (7.84%) AngularJS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.92%) Apache Solr
2 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.92%) SAS
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
3 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) IaaS
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.96%) PaaS
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) SAN
2 5 (9.80%) NAS
3 4 (7.84%) Firewall
4 3 (5.88%) DHCP
4 3 (5.88%) DNS
4 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.88%) VLAN
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.92%) VoIP
6 1 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.84%) DB2
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.92%) MySQL
6 1 (1.96%) Big Data
6 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (7.84%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.92%) Subversion
3 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.96%) JUnit
3 1 (1.96%) Moq
3 1 (1.96%) MSTest
3 1 (1.96%) NUnit
3 1 (1.96%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.96%) XMLUnit
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.96%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (64.71%) Developer
2 21 (41.18%) C# Developer
3 13 (25.49%) Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) SQL Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (9.80%) SQL BI Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Data Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.92%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Administrator
9 2 (3.92%) Agile C# Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Agile Developer
9 2 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Service Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Solr Developer
9 2 (3.92%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (43.14%) .NET
2 16 (31.37%) WinForms
3 9 (17.65%) CSS
4 6 (11.76%) WCF
4 6 (11.76%) XML
5 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
5 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
5 5 (9.80%) Entity Framework
6 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
6 4 (7.84%) HTML
6 4 (7.84%) jQuery
6 4 (7.84%) Servlets
7 3 (5.88%) Spring
7 3 (5.88%) WPF
8 2 (3.92%) J2EE
8 2 (3.92%) Lucene
8 2 (3.92%) RESTful
8 2 (3.92%) Web Services
8 2 (3.92%) XSLT
9 1 (1.96%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Clustering
2 2 (3.92%) CMDB
2 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.96%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.96%) iPad
3 1 (1.96%) iSeries
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Windows Server
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.88%) Unix
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.92%) Linux
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (9.80%) MVC
2 5 (9.80%) TDD
3 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
3 3 (5.88%) Migration
3 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (3.92%) Business Analysis
4 2 (3.92%) CRM
4 2 (3.92%) Data Analysis
4 2 (3.92%) Data Mapping
4 2 (3.92%) Data Validation
4 2 (3.92%) Document Management
4 2 (3.92%) ETL
4 2 (3.92%) Integration Testing
4 2 (3.92%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.92%) Test Scripting
4 2 (3.92%) Test Strategy
4 2 (3.92%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) C#
2 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.76%) Java
4 4 (7.84%) VBA
5 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.92%) C
6 2 (3.92%) C++
6 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.92%) XPath
6 2 (3.92%) XQuery
7 1 (1.96%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.96%) Bourne shell
7 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.96%) PHP
7 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.96%) VB
7 1 (1.96%) VB6
7 1 (1.96%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) CCNA
1 2 (3.92%) CCNP
1 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.92%) ISEB
1 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
1 2 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (3.92%) MCSE
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.96%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (3.92%) Terminal Server
3 2 (3.92%) XenApp
4 1 (1.96%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) vMotion
2 2 (3.92%) BMC Marimba
2 2 (3.92%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle
3 5 (9.80%) VMware
4 4 (7.84%) Cisco
4 4 (7.84%) Citrix
4 4 (7.84%) HP
5 3 (5.88%) Teradata
6 2 (3.92%) Acronis
6 2 (3.92%) Avaya
6 2 (3.92%) Dell
6 2 (3.92%) EMC
6 2 (3.92%) Informatica
6 2 (3.92%) MuleSoft
6 2 (3.92%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.96%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.96%) Netezza
7 1 (1.96%) Pega
7 1 (1.96%) Sybase
7 1 (1.96%) Twitter
7 1 (1.96%) Zend