Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 12 7
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL 71 50 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 20.40% 13.62% 17.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.04% 20.49% 32.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 28 65
Brighton median daily rate £375 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +19.40% +48.89%
10th Percentile £276 £243 £275
90th Percentile £613 £588 £476
East Sussex median daily rate £363 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -9.38% +14.29% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Brighton median hourly rate - - £18.68
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £16.34

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Brighton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 173 244 276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 49.71% 66.49% 53.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 142 176
Brighton median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.64% +1.54%
10th Percentile £271 £263 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £482
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £375 £340
% change year-on-year -6.54% +10.15% +7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Brighton median hourly rate £38.75 £28.63 £24.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.37% +15.42% +24.56%
10th Percentile £33.38 £16.91 £17.13
90th Percentile £43.13 £39.44 £40.00
East Sussex median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -7.74% +82.61% +15.26%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Brighton

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Brighton

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Brighton over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in Brighton

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for SQL.

1 25 (35.21%) CSS
1 25 (35.21%) SOAP
2 24 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (33.80%) REST
3 23 (32.39%) Java
4 22 (30.99%) JavaScript
4 22 (30.99%) .NET
4 22 (30.99%) HTML
5 21 (29.58%) SQL Server
6 19 (26.76%) Oracle
7 17 (23.94%) Finance
8 16 (22.54%) C#
8 16 (22.54%) Web Services
9 15 (21.13%) T-SQL
10 14 (19.72%) PHP
11 13 (18.31%) Web Development
12 11 (15.49%) Scala
12 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (15.49%) Scrum
12 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET
12 11 (15.49%) Linux
13 10 (14.08%) Unix
13 10 (14.08%) OO
14 9 (12.68%) Hibernate
14 9 (12.68%) Spring
14 9 (12.68%) XML
14 9 (12.68%) Apache
14 9 (12.68%) HTTP
14 9 (12.68%) webMethods
14 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 9 (12.68%) Apache
1 9 (12.68%) Drupal
2 8 (11.27%) JBoss
2 8 (11.27%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.63%) IIS
3 4 (5.63%) SAS
4 3 (4.23%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.82%) CMS
5 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.41%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.41%) Jupyter
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.04%) Firebase
3 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.68%) HTTP
2 8 (11.27%) SSL
2 8 (11.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.68%) MongoDB
3 8 (11.27%) MySQL
4 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (7.04%) Hadoop
6 4 (5.63%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (5.63%) Power BI
6 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (4.23%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.23%) Lumira
7 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.82%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (2.82%) Big Data
8 2 (2.82%) MariaDB
8 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Eclipse
1 8 (11.27%) Git (software)
1 8 (11.27%) IntelliJ
1 8 (11.27%) JUnit
1 8 (11.27%) Selenium
2 6 (8.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.41%) SilkPerformer
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (23.94%) Finance
2 9 (12.68%) Marketing
3 3 (4.23%) Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Electronics
4 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (66.20%) Developer
2 13 (18.31%) .NET Developer
3 10 (14.08%) Analyst
4 9 (12.68%) Java Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Web Developer
5 8 (11.27%) Database Developer
5 8 (11.27%) HTML Developer
5 8 (11.27%) Java Scala Developer
5 8 (11.27%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (11.27%) Scala Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Data Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.04%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Business Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Consultant
9 3 (4.23%) Applications Consultant
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Web Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.21%) CSS
1 25 (35.21%) SOAP
2 24 (33.80%) REST
3 22 (30.99%) .NET
3 22 (30.99%) HTML
4 16 (22.54%) Web Services
5 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET
5 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (12.68%) Hibernate
6 9 (12.68%) JSON
6 9 (12.68%) Spring
6 9 (12.68%) XML
7 8 (11.27%) EJB
7 8 (11.27%) HTML5
7 8 (11.27%) J2EE
7 8 (11.27%) J2SE
7 8 (11.27%) Play Framework
8 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (8.45%) WCF
9 5 (7.04%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.23%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.82%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.49%) Linux
2 10 (14.08%) Unix
3 2 (2.82%) AIX
3 2 (2.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.31%) Web Development
3 11 (15.49%) Scrum
4 10 (14.08%) OO
5 9 (12.68%) Kanban
6 8 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (11.27%) Data Analysis
6 8 (11.27%) Data Modelling
6 8 (11.27%) Data Visualisation
6 8 (11.27%) DevOps
6 8 (11.27%) Microservices
6 8 (11.27%) MVC
6 8 (11.27%) Visualisation
7 7 (9.86%) CRM
8 6 (8.45%) Analytics
8 6 (8.45%) RAD
9 5 (7.04%) Business Development
9 5 (7.04%) OOD
9 5 (7.04%) Process Improvement
9 5 (7.04%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 23 (32.39%) Java
2 22 (30.99%) JavaScript
3 16 (22.54%) C#
4 15 (21.13%) T-SQL
5 14 (19.72%) PHP
6 11 (15.49%) Scala
7 8 (11.27%) Python
8 4 (5.63%) R
9 3 (4.23%) Ruby
9 3 (4.23%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.82%) C++
10 2 (2.82%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (2.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) ISEB
2 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.41%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (11.27%) Docker
2 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (11.27%) Grafana
1 8 (11.27%) Kibana
1 8 (11.27%) Puppet
2 2 (2.82%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (26.76%) Oracle
2 9 (12.68%) webMethods
3 5 (7.04%) Apple
3 5 (7.04%) Google
4 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.63%) SAP
5 2 (2.82%) Birst
5 2 (2.82%) New Relic
5 2 (2.82%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.82%) Tableau
5 2 (2.82%) Zend
6 1 (1.41%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.41%) HP