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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 4 5
Contract jobs citing SQL 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sussex - 15.38% 11.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 50.00% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £238 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -32.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +23.07% +44.44%  

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Sussex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 9 8 4
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sussex 40.91% 30.77% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Median daily rate £463 £238 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +94.73% -32.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sussex citing SQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 27 June 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 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ETL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL BI Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SSIS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau