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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 14 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL 37 64 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.30% 17.30% 16.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.58% 67.37% 51.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 58
Average daily rate
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£345 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £275 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.20 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -9.33%
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
121 95 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 30.40% 25.68% 32.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 38 102
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 5
Average hourly rate £42.00 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -6 9 £300 -29.41% 6
Worthing -8 6 £363 +3.57%
Gatwick -4 3 £338 -20.58%
East Grinstead +2 2 £340 -4.62%
Littlehampton - 1 £375 -
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - - 1
Horsham - - - - 3
Burgess Hill - - - -
Chichester - - - - 1
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 26 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 22 (30.56%) SQL Server
3 21 (29.17%) Windows
4 17 (23.61%) IIS
5 16 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 15 (20.83%) MS Office
6 15 (20.83%) ITIL
7 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (18.06%) .NET
9 12 (16.67%) MCP
9 12 (16.67%) MCSE
10 11 (15.28%) MS Excel
10 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (13.89%) Hyper-V
11 10 (13.89%) Finance
11 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (12.50%) Clustering
12 9 (12.50%) Management Information System
12 9 (12.50%) Linux
12 9 (12.50%) Coaching
13 8 (11.11%) SCCM
13 8 (11.11%) Oracle
13 8 (11.11%) JavaScript
13 8 (11.11%) SAN
13 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (9.72%) CCNA
14 7 (9.72%) CISSP
14 7 (9.72%) Cisco Certification

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 17 (23.61%) IIS
2 7 (9.72%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.39%) Apache
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.39%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (1.39%) SAS
5 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (20.83%) MS Office
2 11 (15.28%) MS Excel
3 7 (9.72%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) TrackWise
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.39%) MoSes
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) SAN
2 7 (9.72%) TCP/IP
2 7 (9.72%) Firewall
2 7 (9.72%) Wireless
3 2 (2.78%) Intranet
4 1 (1.39%) SSL
4 1 (1.39%) VLAN
4 1 (1.39%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.56%) MS Access
3 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.17%) MySQL
5 2 (2.78%) QlikView
5 2 (2.78%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.39%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (1.39%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.39%) ERwin
1 1 (1.39%) NUnit
1 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (13.89%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Marketing
3 3 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (26.39%) Analyst
2 15 (20.83%) Developer
3 9 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) IT Security Analyst
4 7 (9.72%) Administrator
4 7 (9.72%) Security Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) DBA
6 4 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Information Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Windows Server Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Validation Specialist
7 3 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Report Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Architect
7 3 (4.17%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Applications Support
8 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.06%) .NET
2 7 (9.72%) HTML
2 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET
2 7 (9.72%) CSS
3 6 (8.33%) WCF
3 6 (8.33%) jQuery
4 5 (6.94%) .NET Framework
4 5 (6.94%) Backbone.js
4 5 (6.94%) AngularJS
4 5 (6.94%) DOM
4 5 (6.94%) WSH
5 4 (5.56%) Web Services
5 4 (5.56%) HTML5
6 3 (4.17%) Google Maps API
6 3 (4.17%) CSS3
6 3 (4.17%) XML
7 2 (2.78%) LAMP
7 2 (2.78%) Ember.js
7 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.50%) Clustering
3 6 (8.33%) Statistics
4 5 (6.94%) Replication
5 3 (4.17%) Informatics
6 2 (2.78%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.78%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.39%) User Experience
7 1 (1.39%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.39%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.17%) Windows
2 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (12.50%) Linux
4 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.39%) VMS
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.83%) ITIL
2 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.50%) Coaching
4 7 (9.72%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (9.72%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (9.72%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (9.72%) Information Security
4 7 (9.72%) Incident Management
4 7 (9.72%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.94%) Validation
5 5 (6.94%) Database Security
6 4 (5.56%) Migration
6 4 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (5.56%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (4.17%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.17%) Performance Management
7 3 (4.17%) MVC
7 3 (4.17%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 7 (9.72%) C#
3 6 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.94%) VBScript
5 3 (4.17%) VB
5 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.78%) C
6 2 (2.78%) PHP
7 1 (1.39%) C++
7 1 (1.39%) VBA
7 1 (1.39%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.67%) MCP
2 12 (16.67%) MCSE
3 7 (9.72%) CCNA
3 7 (9.72%) CISSP
3 7 (9.72%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (9.72%) CEH
3 7 (9.72%) Degree
4 2 (2.78%) MCITP
5 1 (1.39%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
1 2 (2.78%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.89%) Hyper-V
3 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (6.94%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) SCCM
2 7 (9.72%) Nessus
3 1 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 26 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.11%) Oracle
3 7 (9.72%) McAfee
3 7 (9.72%) Qualys
4 5 (6.94%) Red Gate
5 4 (5.56%) VMware
6 3 (4.17%) Google
6 3 (4.17%) Facebook
6 3 (4.17%) Twitter
7 2 (2.78%) Tableau
7 2 (2.78%) Orchard
7 2 (2.78%) Citrix
7 2 (2.78%) SAP
8 1 (1.39%) Cisco
8 1 (1.39%) HP
8 1 (1.39%) Mercator
8 1 (1.39%) Symantec
8 1 (1.39%) F5
8 1 (1.39%) Trend Micro