Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 23 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 14 4
Rank change year-on-year +5 -10 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL 119 117 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 11.30% 9.21% 15.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.67% 25.38% 38.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 69 117
West Sussex median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +3.32%
10th Percentile £250 £291 £245
90th Percentile £575 £503 £434
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 10
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -9.33% +25.21%
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £37.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -32.43% +12.12% +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 West Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 388 461 496
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 36.85% 36.30% 41.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 253 319
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.84% +8.09%
10th Percentile £295 £261 £281
90th Percentile £566 £525 £520
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 21 17
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.47% +14.67% +25.21%
10th Percentile £42.48 £33.75 £30.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £50.00
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 West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in West Sussex

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL in West Sussex

SQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in West Sussex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL in West Sussex

SQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL in West Sussex

SQL
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 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
Crawley +3 25 £338 +7.14% 2
Worthing -17 25 £505 +13.48% 8
Gatwick +10 17 £330 -5.71%
East Grinstead +5 13 £313 -10.71% 1
Horsham +7 9 £329 -17.81% 4
Burgess Hill +10 1 - - 1
Chichester - 1 £350 - 7
Bognor Regis - 1 £375 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £365 - 2
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SQL.

1 39 (32.77%) SQL Server
2 37 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (26.89%) Migration
4 31 (26.05%) Java
5 28 (23.53%) REST
6 26 (21.85%) Linux
6 26 (21.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (21.01%) Spring
8 24 (20.17%) JavaScript
9 23 (19.33%) Oracle
10 22 (18.49%) XML
11 21 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (17.65%) CSS
11 21 (17.65%) HTML
12 19 (15.97%) SOAP
12 19 (15.97%) Hibernate
13 18 (15.13%) Web Services
13 18 (15.13%) Unix
13 18 (15.13%) Windows
13 18 (15.13%) HTML5
14 17 (14.29%) Git (software)
14 17 (14.29%) ETL
14 17 (14.29%) Microsoft
14 17 (14.29%) MVC
14 17 (14.29%) JSON
15 16 (13.45%) Scrum
15 16 (13.45%) EJB
16 15 (12.61%) WebLogic
16 15 (12.61%) JIRA
16 15 (12.61%) Degree

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 15 (12.61%) WebLogic
2 10 (8.40%) Confluence
3 9 (7.56%) CMS
4 8 (6.72%) Apache
4 8 (6.72%) JBoss
5 7 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (5.88%) SharePoint
6 6 (5.04%) Tomcat
7 5 (4.20%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (4.20%) IBM Domino
7 5 (4.20%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (3.36%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (3.36%) Documentum
9 2 (1.68%) Drupal
9 2 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.68%) IIS
9 2 (1.68%) Mule
9 2 (1.68%) Mule ESB
9 2 (1.68%) nginx
9 2 (1.68%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (10.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (3.36%) Maximo
2 4 (3.36%) SAP CO
2 4 (3.36%) SAP FI
2 4 (3.36%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (3.36%) SAP MM
3 2 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.84%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.84%) Primavera
4 1 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.84%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.20%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.36%) Data Lake Analytics
5 2 (1.68%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (1.68%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (1.68%) GitHub
5 2 (1.68%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.68%) Office 365
5 2 (1.68%) Serverless
6 1 (0.84%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.40%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.72%) HTTP
2 8 (6.72%) SSL
3 2 (1.68%) Firewall
3 2 (1.68%) SAN
3 2 (1.68%) WAN
4 1 (0.84%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.84%) IPv4
4 1 (0.84%) IPv6
4 1 (0.84%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.84%) LAN
4 1 (0.84%) MPLS
4 1 (0.84%) SMS
4 1 (0.84%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (32.77%) SQL Server
2 26 (21.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (11.76%) MongoDB
4 10 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (7.56%) NoSQL
6 8 (6.72%) Oracle Database
6 8 (6.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (5.04%) OLAP
8 6 (5.04%) OLAP Cube
8 6 (5.04%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (5.04%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (5.04%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (4.20%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (4.20%) DB2
9 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (3.36%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (3.36%) Data Lake
10 4 (3.36%) Data Mining
10 4 (3.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 15 (12.61%) JIRA
3 12 (10.08%) Eclipse
3 12 (10.08%) Maven
4 10 (8.40%) Subversion
5 8 (6.72%) IntelliJ
5 8 (6.72%) JUnit
5 8 (6.72%) Selenium
6 3 (2.52%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.52%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.68%) Ant
7 2 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.68%) Gatling
7 2 (1.68%) Grunt
7 2 (1.68%) gulp
7 2 (1.68%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (1.68%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.68%) Sublime Text
7 2 (1.68%) Toad
General
1 7 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (0.84%) Banking
2 1 (0.84%) Billing
2 1 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (50.42%) Developer
2 22 (18.49%) Analyst
3 18 (15.13%) Java Developer
4 13 (10.92%) Architect
4 13 (10.92%) Test Analyst
5 12 (10.08%) SQL Developer
6 9 (7.56%) Scala Developer
7 8 (6.72%) Consultant
8 7 (5.88%) Applications Support
8 7 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.88%) Tester
9 6 (5.04%) Active Directory Architect
9 6 (5.04%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.20%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (4.20%) Data Architect
10 5 (4.20%) HTML Developer
10 5 (4.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.20%) Java Scala Developer
10 5 (4.20%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (23.53%) REST
2 25 (21.01%) Spring
3 22 (18.49%) XML
4 21 (17.65%) CSS
4 21 (17.65%) HTML
5 19 (15.97%) Hibernate
5 19 (15.97%) SOAP
6 18 (15.13%) HTML5
6 18 (15.13%) Web Services
7 17 (14.29%) JSON
8 16 (13.45%) EJB
9 14 (11.76%) .NET
10 12 (10.08%) AngularJS
10 12 (10.08%) JPA
11 11 (9.24%) XSLT
12 9 (7.56%) J2EE
12 9 (7.56%) RESTful
13 8 (6.72%) EJB 3.0
13 8 (6.72%) J2SE
13 8 (6.72%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.04%) Reference Data
4 5 (4.20%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.36%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.36%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.52%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.68%) PMI
8 1 (0.84%) Clustering
8 1 (0.84%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 26 (21.85%) Linux
2 18 (15.13%) Unix
2 18 (15.13%) Windows
3 2 (1.68%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.84%) SUSE
4 1 (0.84%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (26.89%) Migration
3 21 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (14.29%) ETL
4 17 (14.29%) MVC
5 16 (13.45%) Scrum
6 15 (12.61%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (11.76%) Analytics
7 14 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (10.92%) DevOps
8 13 (10.92%) Workflow
9 11 (9.24%) Data Modelling
9 11 (9.24%) Manual Testing
9 11 (9.24%) Microservices
10 10 (8.40%) Test Automation
11 9 (7.56%) Data Migration
11 9 (7.56%) Scenario Testing
11 9 (7.56%) SOA
12 8 (6.72%) Asset Management
12 8 (6.72%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (26.05%) Java
2 24 (20.17%) JavaScript
3 14 (11.76%) C#
4 11 (9.24%) T-SQL
5 9 (7.56%) Scala
6 8 (6.72%) PL/SQL
7 7 (5.88%) Python
8 4 (3.36%) ABAP
8 4 (3.36%) XPath
9 3 (2.52%) Perl
9 3 (2.52%) Ruby
10 2 (1.68%) Groovy
10 2 (1.68%) Haskell
11 1 (0.84%) C
11 1 (0.84%) PHP
11 1 (0.84%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (12.61%) Degree
2 9 (7.56%) ISEB
3 8 (6.72%) ISTQB
3 8 (6.72%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.72%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.68%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.84%) CCNA
7 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.84%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) GCP
1 5 (4.20%) QA
2 4 (3.36%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.68%) GAMP
3 2 (1.68%) SLA
4 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (11.76%) Docker
2 10 (8.40%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.20%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.84%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.84%) vSphere
5 1 (0.84%) XenApp
5 1 (0.84%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (7.56%) Puppet
2 8 (6.72%) Grafana
2 8 (6.72%) Kibana
3 4 (3.36%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.68%) SCCM
5 1 (0.84%) Ansible
5 1 (0.84%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.84%) Oozie
5 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.84%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (19.33%) Oracle
2 17 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.08%) VMware
4 10 (8.40%) HP
5 9 (7.56%) webMethods
6 8 (6.72%) Tableau
7 6 (5.04%) SAP
8 4 (3.36%) Northgate
9 2 (1.68%) Cognos
9 2 (1.68%) Google
10 1 (0.84%) Adobe
10 1 (0.84%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.84%) Cisco
10 1 (0.84%) Citrix
10 1 (0.84%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.84%) Juniper
10 1 (0.84%) NetApp
10 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.84%) Sage
10 1 (0.84%) Sybase