The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East Sussex region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 16 6
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL 47 17 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 16.04% 7.69% 13.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.52% 22.08% 29.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 10 25
Average daily rate £325 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £373 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £25.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.36% +10.00%
Programming Languages Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
122 77 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 41.64% 34.84% 46.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 37 69
Average daily rate £300 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £468 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.61 £27.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £27.00 £25.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.14% +2.94%
SQL
South East

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

SQL
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -6 17 £330 -12.00% 12
Hove - 6 £313 -
Eastbourne - 5 £300 -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 - -
Hastings - - - -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 39 (41.05%) SQL Server
2 34 (35.79%) .NET
3 33 (34.74%) C#
4 22 (23.16%) HTML
4 22 (23.16%) JavaScript
5 21 (22.11%) ASP.NET
5 21 (22.11%) XML
5 21 (22.11%) Windows
6 20 (21.05%) Visual Studio
6 20 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 16 (16.84%) ETL
8 16 (16.84%) Finance
8 16 (16.84%) Scrum
8 16 (16.84%) TDD
9 14 (14.74%) MS Office
9 14 (14.74%) jQuery
9 14 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (14.74%) SpecFlow
10 13 (13.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (13.68%) NHS
11 12 (12.63%) ECDL
11 12 (12.63%) NUnit
11 12 (12.63%) WinForms
11 12 (12.63%) JSON
11 12 (12.63%) LINQ
12 11 (11.58%) Visual Studio Team System
12 11 (11.58%) Jenkins
12 11 (11.58%) Hudson

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 11 (11.58%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.21%) SugarCRM
2 4 (4.21%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.05%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (14.74%) MS Office
2 10 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.05%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Magento
1 1 (1.05%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.26%) HTTP
2 2 (2.11%) Internet
2 2 (2.11%) WAN
3 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.05%) VPN
3 1 (1.05%) LAN
3 1 (1.05%) PBX
3 1 (1.05%) MPLS
3 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (41.05%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (8.42%) MySQL
4 7 (7.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (7.37%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.05%) QlikView
9 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.05%) OLTP
9 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.05%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.05%) OLAP
9 1 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 14 (14.74%) SpecFlow
3 12 (12.63%) NUnit
4 11 (11.58%) Visual Studio Team System
4 11 (11.58%) Jenkins
4 11 (11.58%) Hudson
4 11 (11.58%) Subversion
5 8 (8.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (6.32%) Selenium
6 6 (6.32%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.16%) JIRA
8 1 (1.05%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.05%) TestDirector
8 1 (1.05%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 16 (16.84%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Marketing
3 3 (3.16%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (52.63%) Developer
2 35 (36.84%) Analyst
3 12 (12.63%) Software Developer
3 12 (12.63%) .NET Developer
3 12 (12.63%) Information Analyst
3 12 (12.63%) NHS Information Analyst
4 11 (11.58%) SQL Developer
5 9 (9.47%) Test Analyst
5 9 (9.47%) DBA
6 8 (8.42%) SQL DBA
6 8 (8.42%) C# Developer
6 8 (8.42%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (7.37%) Software Programmer
7 7 (7.37%) .NET Programmer
7 7 (7.37%) C# Programmer
7 7 (7.37%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (7.37%) Applications Developer
7 7 (7.37%) Programmer
8 6 (6.32%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (35.79%) .NET
2 22 (23.16%) HTML
3 21 (22.11%) ASP.NET
3 21 (22.11%) XML
4 14 (14.74%) jQuery
5 12 (12.63%) WinForms
5 12 (12.63%) JSON
5 12 (12.63%) LINQ
6 11 (11.58%) Web Services
6 11 (11.58%) CSS
7 6 (6.32%) J2EE
7 6 (6.32%) REST
7 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (6.32%) Spring
8 5 (5.26%) LAMP
9 4 (4.21%) .NET Framework
10 3 (3.16%) Gherkin
10 3 (3.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (3.16%) AngularJS
10 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.68%) NHS
2 4 (4.21%) Data Integration
3 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.05%) Health Informatics
4 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.05%) Informatics
4 1 (1.05%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.05%) Replication
4 1 (1.05%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.11%) Windows
2 8 (8.42%) Linux
3 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.05%) Solaris
5 1 (1.05%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (16.84%) ETL
2 16 (16.84%) Scrum
2 16 (16.84%) TDD
3 14 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (11.58%) MVC
6 9 (9.47%) OO
7 8 (8.42%) BDD
8 6 (6.32%) Multithreading
8 6 (6.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (5.26%) Test Automation
9 5 (5.26%) CRM
10 4 (4.21%) RDF
10 4 (4.21%) Manual Testing
11 3 (3.16%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (3.16%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.16%) Project Management
12 2 (2.11%) Change Management
12 2 (2.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.74%) C#
2 22 (23.16%) JavaScript
3 10 (10.53%) PHP
4 9 (9.47%) T-SQL
5 7 (7.37%) Java
6 3 (3.16%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.05%) VB
7 1 (1.05%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (12.63%) ECDL
2 6 (6.32%) Degree
3 2 (2.11%) ISEB
4 1 (1.05%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.05%) MCP
4 1 (1.05%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.05%) Puppet
2 1 (1.05%) SCCM
2 1 (1.05%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.21%) VMware
2 4 (4.21%) Citrix
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle
3 2 (2.11%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.11%) HP
3 2 (2.11%) EMC
3 2 (2.11%) NetApp
4 1 (1.05%) Percona
4 1 (1.05%) Cisco
4 1 (1.05%) Sun
4 1 (1.05%) Cognos
4 1 (1.05%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.05%) SAP