The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL 43 52 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.44% 12.90% 7.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.39% 48.15% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 27
Average daily rate
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£290 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £233 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £438 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £29.95 £25.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.80% -31.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £25.37
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.50%
SQL
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
115 108 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 30.59% 26.80% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 57 68
Average daily rate £313 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.08% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £237 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £423 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 5
Average hourly rate £29.95 £40.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.12% +8.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

SQL Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

SQL
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -4 9 £320 -5.18% 11
Worthing -6 6 £298 -30.00%
Gatwick -2 5 £313 -21.87% 2
East Grinstead - 5 £313 - 1
Horsham -2 1 £250 -36.70% 1
Haywards Heath - - - - 1
Burgess Hill - - - - 2
Chichester - - - - 2
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 42 (47.19%) SQL Server
2 24 (26.97%) Microsoft
3 23 (25.84%) MS Office
3 23 (25.84%) Windows
4 22 (24.72%) .NET
5 20 (22.47%) Linux
5 20 (22.47%) MS Excel
6 19 (21.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (19.10%) Oracle
8 16 (17.98%) IIS
8 16 (17.98%) Active Directory
8 16 (17.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (16.85%) C#
10 14 (15.73%) TCP/IP
10 14 (15.73%) SAN
11 13 (14.61%) ITIL
11 13 (14.61%) T-SQL
11 13 (14.61%) VB
12 12 (13.48%) Incident Management
13 11 (12.36%) Finance
13 11 (12.36%) HTML
13 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (12.36%) Firewall
14 10 (11.24%) CISSP
14 10 (11.24%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (11.24%) CCNA
14 10 (11.24%) McAfee
14 10 (11.24%) MCP
14 10 (11.24%) MCSE
14 10 (11.24%) DTS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 16 (17.98%) IIS
2 6 (6.74%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.37%) Apache
3 3 (3.37%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.12%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (25.84%) MS Office
2 20 (22.47%) MS Excel
3 10 (11.24%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.25%) MS Project
4 2 (2.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.73%) TCP/IP
1 14 (15.73%) SAN
2 11 (12.36%) Firewall
3 10 (11.24%) Wireless
4 4 (4.49%) Intranet
5 2 (2.25%) DNS
6 1 (1.12%) VLAN
6 1 (1.12%) MPLS
6 1 (1.12%) SSL
6 1 (1.12%) LDAP
6 1 (1.12%) LAN
6 1 (1.12%) WAN
6 1 (1.12%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (47.19%) SQL Server
2 19 (21.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (17.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (11.24%) DTS
5 7 (7.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (7.87%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (4.49%) MS Access
8 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.37%) MySQL
9 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.25%) Ingres
9 2 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.12%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.62%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.25%) Synon
4 1 (1.12%) NUnit
4 1 (1.12%) Subversion
4 1 (1.12%) JIRA
4 1 (1.12%) ERwin
4 1 (1.12%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.12%) Toad
4 1 (1.12%) PVCS
General
1 11 (12.36%) Finance
2 4 (4.49%) Marketing
2 4 (4.49%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.12%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.12%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (28.09%) Developer
2 24 (26.97%) Analyst
3 10 (11.24%) Security Analyst
3 10 (11.24%) .NET Developer
3 10 (11.24%) IT Security Analyst
4 9 (10.11%) DBA
5 7 (7.87%) Support Engineer
5 7 (7.87%) Applications Support
5 7 (7.87%) Administrator
6 6 (6.74%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (6.74%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.62%) Consultant
8 4 (4.49%) Information Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Data Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (3.37%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.72%) .NET
2 11 (12.36%) HTML
3 9 (10.11%) jQuery
4 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET
4 7 (7.87%) CSS
5 5 (5.62%) WSH
5 5 (5.62%) Web Services
6 3 (3.37%) WinForms
6 3 (3.37%) WCF
6 3 (3.37%) XHTML
6 3 (3.37%) XML
7 2 (2.25%) Ember.js
7 2 (2.25%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.25%) Backbone.js
7 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (2.25%) J2EE
7 2 (2.25%) DOM
7 2 (2.25%) Classic ASP
8 1 (1.12%) LAMP
8 1 (1.12%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Statistics
2 6 (6.74%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.62%) Replication
4 3 (3.37%) Informatics
5 2 (2.25%) PMI
5 2 (2.25%) Clustering
6 1 (1.12%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.12%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.12%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.12%) NHS
6 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.84%) Windows
2 20 (22.47%) Linux
3 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.62%) UNIX
4 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.37%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.37%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.25%) Android
6 2 (2.25%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.61%) ITIL
2 12 (13.48%) Incident Management
3 10 (11.24%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (11.24%) Vulnerability Management
4 9 (10.11%) Migration
4 9 (10.11%) Database Security
5 8 (8.99%) Information Security
6 7 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (7.87%) Quality Management
6 7 (7.87%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.62%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.49%) Project Management
8 4 (4.49%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.37%) MVC
9 3 (3.37%) Business Continuity
9 3 (3.37%) Data Analysis
9 3 (3.37%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (3.37%) Performance Management
9 3 (3.37%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.85%) C#
2 13 (14.61%) T-SQL
2 13 (14.61%) VB
3 10 (11.24%) VB6
4 7 (7.87%) PowerShell
4 7 (7.87%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.87%) VB.NET
4 7 (7.87%) VBScript
5 6 (6.74%) Java
6 3 (3.37%) PHP
6 3 (3.37%) VBA
7 2 (2.25%) C
7 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.25%) RPG
7 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.25%) RPG IV
8 1 (1.12%) RPG III
Qualifications
1 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.24%) CISSP
2 10 (11.24%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (11.24%) CCNA
2 10 (11.24%) MCP
2 10 (11.24%) MCSE
2 10 (11.24%) CEH
3 4 (4.49%) Degree
4 2 (2.25%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.12%) MCITP
5 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.12%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (17.98%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (4.49%) vSphere
4 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 10 (11.24%) Nessus
1 10 (11.24%) SCCM
2 2 (2.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.12%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 24 (26.97%) Microsoft
2 17 (19.10%) Oracle
3 10 (11.24%) McAfee
3 10 (11.24%) Qualys
4 7 (7.87%) VMware
4 7 (7.87%) Citrix
5 5 (5.62%) Red Gate
5 5 (5.62%) Business Objects
6 3 (3.37%) Cisco
7 2 (2.25%) EMC
7 2 (2.25%) NetApp
7 2 (2.25%) Capita
7 2 (2.25%) Orchard
8 1 (1.12%) Northgate
8 1 (1.12%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.12%) Informatica
8 1 (1.12%) Sybase
8 1 (1.12%) SAP