Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 2018 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 5 17
Rank change year-on-year +1 +12 -12
Contract jobs citing SQL 78 106 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 14.50% 19.67% 8.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.12% 36.30% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 64 45
East Sussex median daily rate £369 £330 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.74% -28.65% +32.14%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £318
90th Percentile £471 £446 £588
South East median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £19.83 £40.00
% change year-on-year +13.46% -50.43% +60.00%

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 259 292 352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 48.14% 54.17% 57.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 183 228
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -8.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £229 £263
90th Percentile £531 £475 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - £42.50 -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -0.58% +6.88% +3.23%

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 14 August 2018.

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 14 August 2018. 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 -1 53 £300 -9.09% 20
Hastings +5 9 £413 +19.57% 1
Eastbourne - 7 £445 - 1
Hove -2 2 £406 -1.04% 2
Uckfield - 2 £320 - 3
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for SQL.

1 35 (44.87%) C#
2 29 (37.18%) SQL Server
3 26 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 25 (32.05%) .NET
5 24 (30.77%) ETL
6 22 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (28.21%) Analytics
7 21 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (26.92%) Linux
8 18 (23.08%) Java
9 17 (21.79%) Python
10 16 (20.51%) Windows
11 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET
11 15 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (16.67%) TDD
13 13 (16.67%) Google
13 13 (16.67%) Oracle
13 13 (16.67%) .NET Framework
13 13 (16.67%) Kafka
14 12 (15.38%) OpenStack
14 12 (15.38%) Vertica
14 12 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (15.38%) Entity Framework
14 12 (15.38%) REST
14 12 (15.38%) HBase
14 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (15.38%) Degree
14 12 (15.38%) Hyper-V
14 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure

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 12 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.85%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.56%) Apache
4 2 (2.56%) JBoss
4 2 (2.56%) SAS
5 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.28%) IIS
5 1 (1.28%) nginx
5 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (12.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (5.13%) Office 365
5 3 (3.85%) Google Analytics
6 2 (2.56%) GitHub
7 1 (1.28%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) HTTP
1 2 (2.56%) SSL
2 1 (1.28%) Firewall
2 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (37.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (15.38%) HBase
3 12 (15.38%) icCube
4 11 (14.10%) Big Data
4 11 (14.10%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (8.97%) Oracle Database
6 5 (6.41%) NoSQL
6 5 (6.41%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.85%) Data Lake
7 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.28%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (14.10%) JIRA
2 8 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.97%) JUnit
4 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.85%) Selenium
6 2 (2.56%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.56%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.28%) Ant
7 1 (1.28%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.28%) Gatling
7 1 (1.28%) Grunt
7 1 (1.28%) gulp
7 1 (1.28%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.28%) Sublime Text
General
1 7 (8.97%) Marketing
2 5 (6.41%) Finance
3 4 (5.13%) Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.28%) Electronics
5 1 (1.28%) Games
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (66.67%) Developer
2 22 (28.21%) .NET Developer
2 22 (28.21%) C# .NET Developer
2 22 (28.21%) C# Developer
3 18 (23.08%) SQL Developer
4 12 (15.38%) Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) Agile .NET Developer
5 8 (10.26%) Agile C# Developer
5 8 (10.26%) Agile Developer
6 7 (8.97%) ETL Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Data Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Architect
9 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (5.13%) DBA
9 4 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.13%) SQL Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) SQL DBA
10 3 (3.85%) Data Architect
10 3 (3.85%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.05%) .NET
2 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET
3 13 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 13 (16.67%) Kafka
4 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (15.38%) Entity Framework
4 12 (15.38%) REST
5 11 (14.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (14.10%) Web Services
6 10 (12.82%) LAPP Stack
6 10 (12.82%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (10.26%) LINQ
7 8 (10.26%) LINQ to SQL
8 7 (8.97%) AngularJS
8 7 (8.97%) jQuery
8 7 (8.97%) Spring
9 6 (7.69%) Ajax
9 6 (7.69%) CSS
9 6 (7.69%) HTML
10 4 (5.13%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.97%) Data Structures
3 5 (6.41%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.28%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.28%) NHS
5 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.92%) Linux
2 16 (20.51%) Windows
3 12 (15.38%) VMS
4 11 (14.10%) Unix
5 6 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (1.28%) AIX
6 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.77%) ETL
2 22 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.21%) Analytics
3 21 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (16.67%) TDD
5 11 (14.10%) MVC
6 9 (11.54%) Multithreading
7 8 (10.26%) Concurrent Programming
7 8 (10.26%) Multithreaded Programming
8 7 (8.97%) Information Security
8 7 (8.97%) Test Automation
9 6 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 6 (7.69%) Data Governance
10 5 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (6.41%) Data Analytics
10 5 (6.41%) DevOps
10 5 (6.41%) OOP
10 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.13%) Information Security Management
11 4 (5.13%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.87%) C#
2 26 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 18 (23.08%) Java
4 17 (21.79%) Python
5 10 (12.82%) C
5 10 (12.82%) Go
6 3 (3.85%) R
7 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.56%) Scala
7 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.56%) VBA
8 1 (1.28%) Groovy
8 1 (1.28%) Haskell
8 1 (1.28%) Perl
8 1 (1.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.28%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.28%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) GCP
2 9 (11.54%) Data Quality
3 4 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (3.85%) QA
5 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 11 (14.10%) Apache Flume
3 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.56%) Docker
4 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.28%) HDFS
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Puppet
2 1 (1.28%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (1.28%) Grafana
2 1 (1.28%) Kibana
2 1 (1.28%) Oozie
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.28%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (16.67%) Google
1 13 (16.67%) Oracle
2 12 (15.38%) Vertica
3 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.85%) Citrix
5 2 (2.56%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (2.56%) Capita
5 2 (2.56%) DoubleClick
5 2 (2.56%) VMware
5 2 (2.56%) webMethods
6 1 (1.28%) Adobe
6 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.28%) IBM
6 1 (1.28%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.28%) SAP
6 1 (1.28%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.28%) Tableau