Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 22 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)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 12 7
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL 94 61 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 16.97% 11.60% 15.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.61% 21.03% 31.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 37 79
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +17.65%
10th Percentile £280 £285 £275
90th Percentile £613 £588 £479
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £16.34
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £37.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year -32.89% +14.62% +30.00%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 264 290 343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 47.65% 55.13% 49.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 178 225
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £368 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.96% +8.31% +7.94%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £225
90th Percentile £566 £538 £475
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 11
East Sussex median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.74% +82.61% +15.26%
10th Percentile £33.38 £19.70 £13.50
90th Percentile £43.13 £48.40 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in East Sussex

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in East Sussex

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in East Sussex over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in East Sussex

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in East Sussex

SQL
Contract Job Locations in East 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 East Sussex region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +7 72 £375 -6.25% 32
Hove -4 6 £588 +46.88% 1
Hastings - 5 £345 -
Lewes - 1 £350 -
Uckfield - 1 £320 - 1
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for SQL.

1 32 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.98%) REST
3 30 (31.91%) SQL Server
4 29 (30.85%) CSS
4 29 (30.85%) Java
5 28 (29.79%) SOAP
6 26 (27.66%) HTML
7 25 (26.60%) Web Services
8 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
9 23 (24.47%) T-SQL
9 23 (24.47%) .NET
9 23 (24.47%) Finance
10 19 (20.21%) Oracle
11 17 (18.09%) C#
11 17 (18.09%) PHP
12 16 (17.02%) Web Development
13 15 (15.96%) Data Analysis
14 14 (14.89%) Scrum
14 14 (14.89%) Data Modelling
14 14 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (13.83%) Hibernate
15 13 (13.83%) JSON
15 13 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (12.77%) Eclipse
16 12 (12.77%) J2EE
16 12 (12.77%) Linux
16 12 (12.77%) ASP.NET
17 11 (11.70%) OO
17 11 (11.70%) Drupal

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in East 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 11 (11.70%) Drupal
2 10 (10.64%) SAS
3 9 (9.57%) Apache
4 8 (8.51%) JBoss
4 8 (8.51%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.26%) IIS
5 4 (4.26%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.19%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.13%) CMS
7 2 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.06%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.06%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.06%) Jupyter
8 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.06%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.32%) Firebase
3 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.06%) npm
4 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.64%) HTTP
2 8 (8.51%) SSL
2 8 (8.51%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.06%) DSL
3 1 (1.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (31.91%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (9.57%) MongoDB
3 9 (9.57%) MySQL
3 9 (9.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (9.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (9.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (6.38%) MS Access
5 6 (6.38%) Power BI
5 6 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (6.38%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (5.32%) Hadoop
7 4 (4.26%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (4.26%) OLAP
7 4 (4.26%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.19%) Lumira
8 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (12.77%) Eclipse
2 9 (9.57%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.51%) IntelliJ
3 8 (8.51%) JUnit
3 8 (8.51%) Selenium
4 6 (6.38%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.13%) Grunt
6 2 (2.13%) gulp
7 1 (1.06%) Bower
7 1 (1.06%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.06%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.06%) Moq
7 1 (1.06%) NUnit
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.06%) SilkPerformer
7 1 (1.06%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (24.47%) Finance
2 9 (9.57%) Marketing
3 5 (5.32%) Banking
4 2 (2.13%) Electronics
4 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 63 (67.02%) Developer
2 15 (15.96%) Analyst
3 14 (14.89%) .NET Developer
4 12 (12.77%) Java Developer
5 10 (10.64%) SQL Developer
6 9 (9.57%) Web Developer
7 8 (8.51%) Database Developer
7 8 (8.51%) HTML Developer
7 8 (8.51%) Java Scala Developer
7 8 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (8.51%) Scala Developer
8 7 (7.45%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (6.38%) C# Developer
9 6 (6.38%) Data Analyst
10 5 (5.32%) Applications Developer
10 5 (5.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (5.32%) Information Analyst
11 4 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 4 (4.26%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (32.98%) REST
2 29 (30.85%) CSS
3 28 (29.79%) SOAP
4 26 (27.66%) HTML
5 25 (26.60%) Web Services
6 23 (24.47%) .NET
7 13 (13.83%) Hibernate
7 13 (13.83%) JSON
8 12 (12.77%) ASP.NET
8 12 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (12.77%) J2EE
9 9 (9.57%) HTML5
9 9 (9.57%) Spring
9 9 (9.57%) XML
10 8 (8.51%) EJB
10 8 (8.51%) J2SE
10 8 (8.51%) Play Framework
10 8 (8.51%) Sass
11 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (7.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.45%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.26%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.13%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.13%) Life Science
6 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.77%) Linux
2 10 (10.64%) Unix
3 4 (4.26%) Windows
4 2 (2.13%) AIX
5 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.02%) Web Development
3 15 (15.96%) Data Analysis
4 14 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (14.89%) Data Modelling
4 14 (14.89%) Scrum
5 11 (11.70%) Kanban
5 11 (11.70%) OO
6 10 (10.64%) ETL
6 10 (10.64%) RAD
7 9 (9.57%) Microservices
7 9 (9.57%) MVC
8 8 (8.51%) CRM
8 8 (8.51%) Data Visualisation
8 8 (8.51%) DevOps
8 8 (8.51%) Visualisation
9 6 (6.38%) Analytics
9 6 (6.38%) Statistics
9 6 (6.38%) Test Automation
10 5 (5.32%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (30.85%) Java
2 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
3 23 (24.47%) T-SQL
4 17 (18.09%) C#
4 17 (18.09%) PHP
5 11 (11.70%) Scala
6 8 (8.51%) Python
7 4 (4.26%) R
8 3 (3.19%) Ruby
8 3 (3.19%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.19%) VBA
9 2 (2.13%) C++
9 2 (2.13%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (8.51%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.13%) ISEB
3 2 (2.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.06%) MCSA
4 1 (1.06%) MCSE
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (8.51%) Docker
2 7 (7.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (8.51%) Grafana
1 8 (8.51%) Kibana
1 8 (8.51%) Puppet
2 2 (2.13%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 19 (20.21%) Oracle
2 9 (9.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.57%) webMethods
3 8 (8.51%) Tableau
4 5 (5.32%) Apple
4 5 (5.32%) Google
5 4 (4.26%) SAP
6 2 (2.13%) Birst
6 2 (2.13%) Cognos
6 2 (2.13%) HP
6 2 (2.13%) New Relic
6 2 (2.13%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.13%) Zend
7 1 (1.06%) Citrix
7 1 (1.06%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.06%) EMC
7 1 (1.06%) VMware