The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 16 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 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 2.63% 4.35% 15.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 100.00% 25.00% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.79%
Programming Languages Category
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 2.63% 17.39% 43.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Average daily rate - £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
SQL
South East

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

SQL
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
1 9 (81.82%) T-SQL
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (63.64%) ETL
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) DTS
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) JD Edwards
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
5 1 (9.09%) WF
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) XSLT

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (18.18%) DTS
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (18.18%) VB.NET Programmer
3 2 (18.18%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (9.09%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
2 1 (9.09%) WF
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ETL
1 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) T-SQL
2 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) JD Edwards
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
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