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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 22 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 75 96 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.77% 16.99% 13.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.51% 46.38% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 64 30
Median daily rate £413 £333 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.06% +10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +151.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.13% -29.68%
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
319 207 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 41.54% 36.64% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 148 52
Median daily rate £434 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £467 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.60 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £48.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +6 32 £413 +17.43% 7
Gatwick -4 10 £415 +21.16% 5
Worthing -42 8 £310 -11.42% 1
East Grinstead +1 4 £331 +20.45%
Burgess Hill - 3 £463 - 3
Horsham -8 1 £250 -23.07% 4
Haywards Heath - 1 - - 1
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for SQL.

1 50 (37.31%) Oracle
2 40 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (25.37%) JavaScript
4 31 (23.13%) SQL Server
5 28 (20.90%) Java
5 28 (20.90%) Unix
6 23 (17.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (17.16%) QA
7 22 (16.42%) jQuery
7 22 (16.42%) Finance
7 22 (16.42%) Windows
8 20 (14.93%) .NET
8 20 (14.93%) Open Source
9 19 (14.18%) PL/SQL
10 18 (13.43%) XML
10 18 (13.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (13.43%) Apple iOS
10 18 (13.43%) Android
11 17 (12.69%) Oracle Database
11 17 (12.69%) CSS
12 16 (11.94%) C#
12 16 (11.94%) HTML
12 16 (11.94%) MS Excel
12 16 (11.94%) Microsoft
12 16 (11.94%) Mobile App
13 15 (11.19%) Informatica
14 14 (10.45%) IBM
15 13 (9.70%) JSP
15 13 (9.70%) Cucumber
16 12 (8.96%) Black-Box Testing

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.97%) CMS
1 8 (5.97%) Confluence
2 7 (5.22%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.99%) Apache
3 4 (2.99%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (2.99%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.24%) IIS
4 3 (2.24%) SAS
4 3 (2.24%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.49%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.75%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.75%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.97%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.99%) MS Project
4 2 (1.49%) MS Office
5 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.75%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 1 (0.75%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.99%) VPN
2 3 (2.24%) Firewall
3 2 (1.49%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.49%) LAN
3 2 (1.49%) SAN
3 2 (1.49%) WAN
4 1 (0.75%) ADSL
4 1 (0.75%) ATM
4 1 (0.75%) IPsec
4 1 (0.75%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (23.13%) SQL Server
2 23 (17.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (13.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (12.69%) Oracle Database
5 11 (8.21%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (8.21%) DataStage
5 11 (8.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (5.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (5.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (4.48%) Big Data
8 4 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (2.99%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.24%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (2.24%) DTS
9 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (2.24%) MySQL
9 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.49%) Oracle OWB
10 2 (1.49%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 13 (9.70%) Cucumber
2 10 (7.46%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (6.72%) JIRA
4 7 (5.22%) Gatling
4 7 (5.22%) JUnit
4 7 (5.22%) Selenium
5 5 (3.73%) Hamcrest
5 5 (3.73%) Mockito
5 5 (3.73%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.99%) CA Gen
6 4 (2.99%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.99%) Maven
7 3 (2.24%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.24%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.24%) Subversion
7 3 (2.24%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.49%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.49%) Gradle
8 2 (1.49%) HP UFT
General
1 22 (16.42%) Finance
2 4 (2.99%) Law
3 2 (1.49%) Back Office
3 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.75%) Marketing
4 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (43.28%) Developer
2 17 (12.69%) QA Engineer
3 16 (11.94%) Analyst
3 16 (11.94%) DBA
3 16 (11.94%) SQL Developer
4 15 (11.19%) SQL DBA
5 13 (9.70%) Java Developer
5 13 (9.70%) Production DBA
5 13 (9.70%) Tester
6 10 (7.46%) Android Engineer
6 10 (7.46%) Oracle DBA
6 10 (7.46%) Oracle Production DBA
7 9 (6.72%) Applications Engineer
7 9 (6.72%) Report Developer
8 8 (5.97%) Senior QA Engineer
9 7 (5.22%) .NET Developer
9 7 (5.22%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.48%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (4.48%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 6 (4.48%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.42%) jQuery
2 20 (14.93%) .NET
3 18 (13.43%) XML
4 17 (12.69%) CSS
5 16 (11.94%) HTML
6 13 (9.70%) JSP
7 12 (8.96%) Web Services
8 9 (6.72%) ASP.NET
8 9 (6.72%) REST
9 7 (5.22%) Ajax
9 7 (5.22%) Entity Framework
9 7 (5.22%) SOAP
10 6 (4.48%) AngularJS
11 5 (3.73%) Apache Flex
11 5 (3.73%) JAX-RS
11 5 (3.73%) JSON
11 5 (3.73%) MyBatis
11 5 (3.73%) React
11 5 (3.73%) RESTful
11 5 (3.73%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.94%) Mobile App
2 10 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.46%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.73%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.99%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.99%) User Experience
6 2 (1.49%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.49%) iPad
6 2 (1.49%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.49%) Replication
7 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.75%) Handset
7 1 (0.75%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.75%) NHS
7 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.75%) PMI
7 1 (0.75%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 28 (20.90%) Unix
2 22 (16.42%) Windows
3 18 (13.43%) Android
3 18 (13.43%) Apple iOS
4 11 (8.21%) AIX
5 6 (4.48%) Linux
5 6 (4.48%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.24%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.49%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (14.93%) Open Source
3 12 (8.96%) Automated Testing
3 12 (8.96%) Black-Box Testing
3 12 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (8.96%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (8.21%) CRM
4 11 (8.21%) ETL
4 11 (8.21%) Mobile Application Development
4 11 (8.21%) Test Scripting
5 10 (7.46%) MVC
5 10 (7.46%) Regression Testing
5 10 (7.46%) Scrum
5 10 (7.46%) Workflow
6 9 (6.72%) Defect Management
6 9 (6.72%) Migration
6 9 (6.72%) Software Testing
7 7 (5.22%) Content Management
7 7 (5.22%) E-Commerce
7 7 (5.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (25.37%) JavaScript
2 28 (20.90%) Java
3 19 (14.18%) PL/SQL
4 16 (11.94%) C#
5 12 (8.96%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.73%) Groovy
6 5 (3.73%) Scala
6 5 (3.73%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.99%) Perl
7 4 (2.99%) XPath
8 2 (1.49%) ABAP
9 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.75%) Python
9 1 (0.75%) Ruby
9 1 (0.75%) VB
9 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (6.72%) ISEB
2 7 (5.22%) Degree
2 7 (5.22%) ISTQB
2 7 (5.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.99%) MCP
4 4 (2.99%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.24%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.49%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.75%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.75%) MCITP
7 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.16%) QA
2 2 (1.49%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.75%) HDFS
2 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) FortiGate
1 1 (0.75%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.75%) Oozie
1 1 (0.75%) SCOM
1 1 (0.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 50 (37.31%) Oracle
2 16 (11.94%) Microsoft
3 15 (11.19%) Informatica
4 14 (10.45%) IBM
5 11 (8.21%) Netezza
6 9 (6.72%) Cognizant
7 7 (5.22%) FatWire
8 6 (4.48%) SAP
8 6 (4.48%) webMethods
9 5 (3.73%) VMware
10 4 (2.99%) BEA
10 4 (2.99%) Blue Prism
10 4 (2.99%) EMC
10 4 (2.99%) HP
10 4 (2.99%) Pega
11 3 (2.24%) Cognos
11 3 (2.24%) F5
11 3 (2.24%) Talend
12 2 (1.49%) Cisco
12 2 (1.49%) Citrix