Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 24 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 > Sussex
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 1 9
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL 4 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sussex 7.41% 26.83% 7.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.39% 61.11% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 4
Sussex median daily rate £275 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.43% +3.70% -8.78%
10th Percentile £263 £231 £313
90th Percentile £288 £387 £393
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £36.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year -31.03% +9.85% +32.00%

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 Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 23 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sussex 42.59% 43.90% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 14
Sussex median daily rate £463 £350 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -14.89% +11.15%
10th Percentile £309 £231 £313
90th Percentile £544 £413 £553
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33% +7.14%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Sussex

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in Sussex

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 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 Sussex region with a requirement for SQL.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Delphi
3 2 (50.00%) Intranet
3 2 (50.00%) Data Security
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) ReSharper
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) EPiServer
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Puppet
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) REST

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) Redis
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (25.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Scala Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) J2SE
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Security
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Delphi
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Grafana
1 1 (25.00%) Kibana
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) webMethods