Period
to 17 October 2018

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 17 October 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 10 13
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL 166 117 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 15.02% 11.74% 8.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.23% 32.32% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 96 79
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% -1.25% +16.79%
10th Percentile £337 £260 £304
90th Percentile £525 £506 £503
South East median daily rate £425 £395 £380
% change year-on-year +7.59% +3.95% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 - £43.00
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £22.33 £40.00
% change year-on-year +67.94% -44.18% +55.25%

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 515 362 511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 46.61% 36.31% 37.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 228 287
West Sussex median daily rate £428 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £263
90th Percentile £543 £532 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 15
West Sussex median hourly rate £51.00 £47.50 £48.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.37% -1.04% +6.67%
10th Percentile £35.00 £41.25 £33.75
90th Percentile £52.93 £51.30 £52.25
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

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 17 October 2018.

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 17 October 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
Worthing +19 92 £425 -12.95% 12
Crawley +10 25 £413 +4.76% 9
Gatwick -8 7 £450 +32.35% 6
East Grinstead -4 6 £341 -18.26% 5
Horsham -9 4 £700 +112.93% 6
Steyning - 3 £400 -
Chichester -1 2 - - 8
Burgess Hill - 2 - - 1
Haywards Heath -2 1 £125 -65.75%
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SQL.

1 69 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (35.54%) SQL Server
3 56 (33.73%) XML
4 46 (27.71%) Java
4 46 (27.71%) Microsoft
5 44 (26.51%) Oracle
6 43 (25.90%) Windows
7 40 (24.10%) Unix
8 39 (23.49%) C#
8 39 (23.49%) .NET
9 38 (22.89%) REST
10 36 (21.69%) HTML
11 35 (21.08%) Test Automation
12 34 (20.48%) Scrum
13 33 (19.88%) JavaScript
14 30 (18.07%) Visual Studio
14 30 (18.07%) CSS
14 30 (18.07%) JSON
15 29 (17.47%) Team Foundation Server
16 27 (16.27%) HTML5
16 27 (16.27%) Selenium
16 27 (16.27%) T-SQL
17 26 (15.66%) WebLogic
18 25 (15.06%) ASP.NET
18 25 (15.06%) MVC
18 25 (15.06%) webMethods
18 25 (15.06%) Finance
18 25 (15.06%) NoSQL
19 24 (14.46%) Cucumber
20 23 (13.86%) JIRA

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 26 (15.66%) WebLogic
2 17 (10.24%) Confluence
3 14 (8.43%) CMS
3 14 (8.43%) SharePoint
4 11 (6.63%) Apache
4 11 (6.63%) IIS
4 11 (6.63%) JBoss
5 9 (5.42%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (5.42%) Umbraco
6 7 (4.22%) nginx
6 7 (4.22%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.81%) EPiServer
8 2 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.20%) SAS
8 2 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.20%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.60%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 15 (9.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (6.63%) MS Visio
3 10 (6.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.22%) GitHub
3 6 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.61%) Google Analytics
4 4 (2.41%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.81%) PaaS
5 3 (1.81%) SaaS
6 1 (0.60%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.42%) HTTP
1 9 (5.42%) SSL
2 8 (4.82%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.81%) DNS
3 3 (1.81%) Wireless
4 2 (1.20%) DHCP
4 2 (1.20%) Firewall
5 1 (0.60%) LAN
5 1 (0.60%) SAN
5 1 (0.60%) VLAN
5 1 (0.60%) VPN
5 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (35.54%) SQL Server
2 25 (15.06%) NoSQL
3 21 (12.65%) MongoDB
4 17 (10.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (9.04%) Oracle Database
6 11 (6.63%) SQL Server 2016
7 10 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (5.42%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (4.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (3.61%) DTS
10 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (3.01%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (3.01%) Big Data
11 5 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (3.01%) Redis
12 4 (2.41%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (2.41%) Cloud Spanner
12 4 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (18.07%) Visual Studio
2 29 (17.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (16.27%) Selenium
4 24 (14.46%) Cucumber
5 23 (13.86%) JIRA
6 21 (12.65%) Git (software)
7 18 (10.84%) SoapUI
8 13 (7.83%) JUnit
9 12 (7.23%) Toad
10 11 (6.63%) Eclipse
10 11 (6.63%) Gatling
11 10 (6.02%) IntelliJ
12 7 (4.22%) Jenkins
13 6 (3.61%) Ant
13 6 (3.61%) Grunt
13 6 (3.61%) gulp
13 6 (3.61%) Karma Test Runner
13 6 (3.61%) Sublime Text
14 5 (3.01%) ReSharper
15 4 (2.41%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 25 (15.06%) Finance
2 11 (6.63%) Back Office
3 1 (0.60%) Billing
3 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (45.18%) Developer
2 43 (25.90%) Analyst
3 24 (14.46%) Test Analyst
4 19 (11.45%) Java Developer
5 18 (10.84%) .NET Developer
6 15 (9.04%) SQL Analyst
7 13 (7.83%) SQL Developer
7 13 (7.83%) Systems Analyst
8 11 (6.63%) Automation Test Analyst
9 10 (6.02%) Architect
10 9 (5.42%) Full Stack Developer
10 9 (5.42%) Test Engineer
11 8 (4.82%) XML Analyst
12 7 (4.22%) DBA
12 7 (4.22%) Tester
13 6 (3.61%) C# Developer
13 6 (3.61%) Production DBA
13 6 (3.61%) SQL DBA
13 6 (3.61%) SQL Server DBA
13 6 (3.61%) SQL Server Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (33.73%) XML
2 39 (23.49%) .NET
3 38 (22.89%) REST
4 36 (21.69%) HTML
5 30 (18.07%) CSS
5 30 (18.07%) JSON
6 27 (16.27%) HTML5
7 25 (15.06%) ASP.NET
8 21 (12.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (12.05%) SOAP
10 19 (11.45%) jQuery
11 17 (10.24%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (9.04%) AngularJS
12 15 (9.04%) CSS3
12 15 (9.04%) Play Framework
12 15 (9.04%) Spring
13 14 (8.43%) J2EE
14 13 (7.83%) Ajax
14 13 (7.83%) EJB
15 12 (7.23%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.23%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (6.63%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.63%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (6.63%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (5.42%) Virtual Team
4 7 (4.22%) Reinsurance
5 6 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.20%) Robotics
7 1 (0.60%) Clustering
7 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.60%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.60%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.60%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.60%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 43 (25.90%) Windows
2 40 (24.10%) Unix
3 10 (6.02%) Windows Server
4 8 (4.82%) Linux
5 6 (3.61%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.60%) Solaris
7 1 (0.60%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (21.08%) Test Automation
3 34 (20.48%) Scrum
4 25 (15.06%) MVC
5 18 (10.84%) Data Transformation
6 17 (10.24%) DevOps
6 17 (10.24%) Software Delivery
7 16 (9.64%) Microservices
7 16 (9.64%) Test Scripting
8 14 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (8.43%) Customer Requirements
8 14 (8.43%) SOA
9 13 (7.83%) Kanban
10 12 (7.23%) Analytics
10 12 (7.23%) Configuration Management
10 12 (7.23%) Defect Management
10 12 (7.23%) Mentoring
10 12 (7.23%) Open Source
11 11 (6.63%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (6.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (27.71%) Java
2 39 (23.49%) C#
3 33 (19.88%) JavaScript
4 27 (16.27%) T-SQL
5 19 (11.45%) Scala
6 8 (4.82%) PL/SQL
6 8 (4.82%) Python
7 7 (4.22%) Haskell
8 6 (3.61%) Groovy
8 6 (3.61%) Java 8
8 6 (3.61%) Perl
8 6 (3.61%) Ruby
8 6 (3.61%) TypeScript
9 4 (2.41%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.81%) R
10 3 (1.81%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.81%) VB
11 2 (1.20%) C
11 2 (1.20%) PHP
11 2 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (10.84%) ISEB
1 18 (10.84%) ISTQB
1 18 (10.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (2.41%) Degree
3 1 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.60%) CCNP
3 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.60%) MCSA
3 1 (0.60%) MCSE
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.64%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (6.02%) Docker
2 4 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.81%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.20%) XenApp
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (6.02%) Puppet
2 6 (3.61%) Grafana
2 6 (3.61%) Kibana
3 5 (3.01%) Mesos
4 4 (2.41%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.60%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (27.71%) Microsoft
2 44 (26.51%) Oracle
3 25 (15.06%) webMethods
4 10 (6.02%) Google
5 7 (4.22%) Adobe
6 6 (3.61%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.41%) Kony
7 4 (2.41%) SAP
7 4 (2.41%) Tableau
7 4 (2.41%) VMware
8 3 (1.81%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.20%) Automation Anywhere
9 2 (1.20%) Blue Prism
9 2 (1.20%) Cisco
9 2 (1.20%) Citrix
9 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.20%) Serena
9 2 (1.20%) UiPath
10 1 (0.60%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.60%) IBM