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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 82 40 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 15.07% 10.84% 13.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.03% 35.71% 49.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 30 31
Average daily rate
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£350 £290 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £211 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £454 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £29.95 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.88%
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
256 112 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 47.06% 30.35% 28.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 63 56
Average daily rate £368 £313 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.60% -8.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £492 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 15
Average hourly rate £50.00 £29.95 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.94% -26.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 +9 24 £365 +4.28% 5
Worthing +2 17 £400 +34.45% 4
Horsham -2 5 £350 +40.00%
Gatwick +2 4 £335 +7.20% 1
Chichester - 1 £188 -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 65 (35.91%) Oracle
2 57 (31.49%) SQL Server
3 48 (26.52%) UNIX
4 47 (25.97%) .NET
4 47 (25.97%) C#
5 46 (25.41%) Windows
6 44 (24.31%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (23.76%) Microsoft
8 38 (20.99%) IIS
8 38 (20.99%) Migration
9 35 (19.34%) ASP.NET
9 35 (19.34%) JavaScript
10 30 (16.57%) HTML
11 29 (16.02%) XML
12 27 (14.92%) CSS
12 27 (14.92%) Java
13 26 (14.36%) Linux
13 26 (14.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 26 (14.36%) Windows Server 2008
14 25 (13.81%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (13.26%) Tomcat
15 24 (13.26%) T-SQL
16 23 (12.71%) PL/SQL
16 23 (12.71%) Visual Studio
16 23 (12.71%) Apache
16 23 (12.71%) Web Development
17 21 (11.60%) Finance
18 20 (11.05%) Oracle Database
19 19 (10.50%) Relational Database
19 19 (10.50%) SQL Server 2008

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 38 (20.99%) IIS
2 24 (13.26%) Tomcat
3 23 (12.71%) Apache
4 18 (9.94%) SharePoint
5 10 (5.52%) WebLogic
6 7 (3.87%) Documentum
7 5 (2.76%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (2.76%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.21%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (2.21%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (1.10%) Confluence
11 1 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.55%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 19 (10.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.87%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.10%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.21%) SaaS
2 3 (1.66%) Office 365
3 2 (1.10%) IaaS
3 2 (1.10%) PaaS
4 1 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.94%) DNS
2 10 (5.52%) DHCP
3 8 (4.42%) VLAN
4 7 (3.87%) Firewall
5 5 (2.76%) VPN
5 5 (2.76%) Intranet
6 3 (1.66%) SAN
7 2 (1.10%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.10%) LAN
7 2 (1.10%) WLAN
7 2 (1.10%) NAS
7 2 (1.10%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (31.49%) SQL Server
2 26 (14.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (11.05%) Oracle Database
4 19 (10.50%) Relational Database
4 19 (10.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (10.50%) RDBMS
5 18 (9.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (8.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (8.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (7.18%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (4.42%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (4.42%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (3.87%) MySQL
10 6 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.76%) Hadoop
12 4 (2.21%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (1.66%) Oracle9i Database
13 3 (1.66%) DataStage
14 2 (1.10%) DB2
Development Applications
1 23 (12.71%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (6.63%) SoapUI
4 11 (6.08%) Selenium
5 7 (3.87%) CA Gen
6 5 (2.76%) LoadUI
6 5 (2.76%) Fiddler
6 5 (2.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (2.76%) MSBuild
6 5 (2.76%) JIRA
7 3 (1.66%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.66%) Toad
7 3 (1.66%) Zephyr
8 1 (0.55%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (0.55%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.55%) NeoLoad
8 1 (0.55%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.55%) JMeter
8 1 (0.55%) NUnit
8 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (11.60%) Finance
2 3 (1.66%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.55%) Legal
3 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.55%) Advertising
3 1 (0.55%) Banking
3 1 (0.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 72 (39.78%) Developer
2 32 (17.68%) Analyst
3 19 (10.50%) Administrator
4 16 (8.84%) Test Analyst
5 14 (7.73%) .NET Developer
6 11 (6.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 10 (5.52%) SQL Developer
8 8 (4.42%) C# Developer
8 8 (4.42%) Consultant
8 8 (4.42%) DBA
8 8 (4.42%) Report Developer
8 8 (4.42%) SAP Test Analyst
8 8 (4.42%) SAP Analyst
9 6 (3.31%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (3.31%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (3.31%) Tester
9 6 (3.31%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (2.76%) C++ Developer
10 5 (2.76%) Architect
10 5 (2.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (25.97%) .NET
2 35 (19.34%) ASP.NET
3 30 (16.57%) HTML
4 29 (16.02%) XML
5 27 (14.92%) CSS
6 15 (8.29%) HTML5
7 13 (7.18%) J2EE
7 13 (7.18%) .NET Framework
8 12 (6.63%) Web Services
9 10 (5.52%) SOAP
9 10 (5.52%) AngularJS
9 10 (5.52%) jQuery
10 9 (4.97%) MDX
10 9 (4.97%) CSS3
11 7 (3.87%) WCF
12 6 (3.31%) Ajax
13 5 (2.76%) RESTful
13 5 (2.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (2.76%) Entity Framework
13 5 (2.76%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.73%) Client/Server
2 12 (6.63%) FlexPod
3 9 (4.97%) Data Structures
4 8 (4.42%) Visualisation
5 7 (3.87%) User Experience
5 7 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.87%) NHS
5 7 (3.87%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.66%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.66%) Replication
6 3 (1.66%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.66%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.66%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.55%) Handset
8 1 (0.55%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.55%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 48 (26.52%) UNIX
2 46 (25.41%) Windows
3 26 (14.36%) Linux
3 26 (14.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (8.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.66%) Android
6 3 (1.66%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (24.31%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (20.99%) Migration
3 25 (13.81%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (12.71%) Web Development
5 18 (9.94%) SDLC
6 17 (9.39%) Data Migration
6 17 (9.39%) Data Modelling
6 17 (9.39%) ITIL
6 17 (9.39%) MVC
7 15 (8.29%) Configuration Management
8 14 (7.73%) Waterfall
8 14 (7.73%) Test Strategy
9 13 (7.18%) ETL
10 12 (6.63%) Test Scripting
11 11 (6.08%) OO
11 11 (6.08%) Scrum
11 11 (6.08%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (4.97%) SOA
12 9 (4.97%) ITIL V3
13 8 (4.42%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 47 (25.97%) C#
2 35 (19.34%) JavaScript
3 27 (14.92%) Java
4 24 (13.26%) T-SQL
5 23 (12.71%) PL/SQL
6 17 (9.39%) PowerShell
7 16 (8.84%) Shell Script
8 9 (4.97%) X++
8 9 (4.97%) Perl
9 8 (4.42%) C++
10 6 (3.31%) VBScript
11 5 (2.76%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.76%) ABAP
12 4 (2.21%) VB
13 3 (1.66%) Python
14 1 (0.55%) VBA
14 1 (0.55%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.55%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (10.50%) Security Cleared
2 17 (9.39%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.97%) ISTQB
4 8 (4.42%) ISEB
5 7 (3.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.21%) Degree
9 2 (1.10%) MCSE
10 1 (0.55%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.21%) QA
2 3 (1.66%) SLA
3 2 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (10.50%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.97%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.10%) vSphere
4 2 (1.10%) vCloud
5 1 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.55%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (3.31%) SCVMM
2 4 (2.21%) SCCM
2 4 (2.21%) SCOM
3 3 (1.66%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (1.10%) vMotion
5 1 (0.55%) WSUS
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.55%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 65 (35.91%) Oracle
2 43 (23.76%) Microsoft
3 19 (10.50%) VMware
4 15 (8.29%) webMethods
5 13 (7.18%) SAP
6 11 (6.08%) Informatica
7 9 (4.97%) Tableau
8 8 (4.42%) Pega
9 7 (3.87%) BEA
9 7 (3.87%) Cisco
10 6 (3.31%) Adobe
11 3 (1.66%) Intel
11 3 (1.66%) Teradata
12 2 (1.10%) Symantec
12 2 (1.10%) Cerner
12 2 (1.10%) IBM
12 2 (1.10%) Cognos
12 2 (1.10%) Rackspace
13 1 (0.55%) MuleSoft
13 1 (0.55%) Citrix