Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 4 12
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL 84 94 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 12.69% 17.80% 11.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.16% 37.01% 20.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 70 36
East Sussex median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +20.30%
10th Percentile £281 £298 £280
90th Percentile £575 £613 £563
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £19.63 £34.69
% change year-on-year +103.82% -43.42% +23.32%

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 379 254 292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 57.25% 48.11% 56.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 168 173
East Sussex median daily rate £388 £350 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -0.14% +3.09%
10th Percentile £309 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
South East median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 7
East Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -7.74% +82.61%
10th Percentile £36.88 £33.38 £14.13
90th Percentile £44.10 £43.13 £46.55
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +9.33%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -13 46 £325 -13.33% 25
Hastings +10 19 £413 +19.57%
Eastbourne - 3 £455 -
Lewes 0 2 - - 3
Uckfield 0 2 £320 -
Hove -3 1 £550 -6.38% 8
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 33 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (35.71%) C#
2 30 (35.71%) .NET
3 23 (27.38%) Finance
3 23 (27.38%) .NET Framework
3 23 (27.38%) Entity Framework
4 20 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (22.62%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (21.43%) TDD
7 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
8 16 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (19.05%) Data Quality
9 15 (17.86%) JavaScript
9 15 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (16.67%) Web Services
10 14 (16.67%) Data Modelling
11 13 (15.48%) SAS
11 13 (15.48%) Toad
11 13 (15.48%) Python
11 13 (15.48%) Oracle
11 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
11 13 (15.48%) Banking
11 13 (15.48%) Data Management
11 13 (15.48%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (14.29%) Analytics
12 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET
12 12 (14.29%) ETL
13 11 (13.10%) Project Management
13 11 (13.10%) Windows

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 13 (15.48%) SAS
2 6 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.57%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.38%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.19%) Apache
6 1 (1.19%) Confluence
6 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.19%) JBoss
6 1 (1.19%) nginx
6 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (4.76%) Office 365
5 3 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.19%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.19%) GitHub
6 1 (1.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.38%) HTTP
2 2 (2.38%) SSL
3 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (11.90%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (8.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 7 (8.33%) Oracle Discoverer
4 7 (8.33%) QlikView
4 7 (8.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 5 (5.95%) Big Data
5 5 (5.95%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.57%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.57%) HBase
6 3 (3.57%) icCube
7 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.38%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 1 (1.19%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (15.48%) Toad
2 7 (8.33%) PowerBuilder
3 6 (7.14%) JUnit
3 6 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (7.14%) TeamCity
4 5 (5.95%) JIRA
5 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.38%) Selenium
6 1 (1.19%) Ant
6 1 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.19%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.19%) Grunt
6 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.19%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.19%) Sublime Text
6 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (27.38%) Finance
2 13 (15.48%) Banking
3 5 (5.95%) Aerospace
3 5 (5.95%) Automotive
4 2 (2.38%) Marketing
5 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (58.33%) Developer
2 27 (32.14%) .NET Developer
3 22 (26.19%) SQL Developer
4 21 (25.00%) Analyst
5 20 (23.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (23.81%) C# Developer
6 9 (10.71%) Data Analyst
7 8 (9.52%) Agile .NET Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Agile C# Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Agile Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Oracle Analyst
7 8 (9.52%) Oracle Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (8.33%) Senior Analyst Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Senior Oracle Analyst
9 6 (7.14%) Administrator
9 6 (7.14%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (35.71%) .NET
2 23 (27.38%) .NET Framework
2 23 (27.38%) Entity Framework
3 19 (22.62%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (16.67%) Web Services
5 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 11 (13.10%) AngularJS
6 11 (13.10%) REST
7 10 (11.90%) LINQ
8 9 (10.71%) .NET Core
8 9 (10.71%) LINQ to SQL
9 8 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (9.52%) RESTful
10 7 (8.33%) Spring
11 6 (7.14%) CSS
11 6 (7.14%) HTML
11 6 (7.14%) JSON
12 5 (5.95%) XML
13 4 (4.76%) OAuth
13 4 (4.76%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 5 (5.95%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.38%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.19%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.19%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.19%) NHS
6 1 (1.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.10%) Windows
2 8 (9.52%) Unix
3 7 (8.33%) AIX
4 6 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.95%) Linux
6 3 (3.57%) VMS
7 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (21.43%) TDD
3 16 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 13 (15.48%) Data Management
7 12 (14.29%) Analytics
7 12 (14.29%) ETL
8 11 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (13.10%) Multithreading
8 11 (13.10%) MVC
8 11 (13.10%) Project Management
9 10 (11.90%) Concurrent Programming
9 10 (11.90%) Multithreaded Programming
10 9 (10.71%) Risk Management
11 8 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (9.52%) Data Analysis
12 7 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (8.33%) Test Automation
13 6 (7.14%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (35.71%) C#
2 15 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 13 (15.48%) Python
4 10 (11.90%) Java
5 9 (10.71%) PL/SQL
6 8 (9.52%) Shell Script
7 7 (8.33%) T-SQL
8 6 (7.14%) R
9 3 (3.57%) C
9 3 (3.57%) Go
10 2 (2.38%) VBA
11 1 (1.19%) Groovy
11 1 (1.19%) Haskell
11 1 (1.19%) Perl
11 1 (1.19%) Ruby
11 1 (1.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (4.76%) Degree
2 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.05%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.57%) QA
4 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.76%) Apache Flume
4 3 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.19%) Docker
5 1 (1.19%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Grafana
1 1 (1.19%) Kibana
1 1 (1.19%) Oozie
1 1 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.48%) Oracle
3 8 (9.52%) MicroStrategy
3 8 (9.52%) Tableau
4 6 (7.14%) Citrix
4 6 (7.14%) Teradata
4 6 (7.14%) VMware
5 4 (4.76%) Google
6 3 (3.57%) Vertica
7 2 (2.38%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.38%) Virgin Media
8 1 (1.19%) Adobe
8 1 (1.19%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (1.19%) IBM
8 1 (1.19%) webMethods