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 3 months to 26 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 / West Sussex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 16 5
Rank change year-on-year +12 -11  
Contract jobs citing SQL 82 65 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 16.37% 8.88% 17.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.41% 23.30% 47.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 44 61
Median daily rate £410 £413 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% +21.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.50%  
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 West Sussex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 198 279 203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 39.52% 38.11% 36.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 165 138
Median daily rate £425 £434 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.07% +24.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 7
Median hourly rate £46.00 £43.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.97% -14.00%  
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 West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +30 30 £488 +57.50% 7
Crawley -1 18 £325 -21.21% 5
East Grinstead +1 9 £413 +16.19% 2
Gatwick 0 8 £311 -25.89%
Horsham - 3 £294 - 2
Burgess Hill +4 1 - - 1
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SQL.

1 63 (38.65%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (34.97%) Oracle
3 48 (29.45%) XML
4 45 (27.61%) CSS
4 45 (27.61%) Java
5 43 (26.38%) HTML
5 43 (26.38%) Python
6 42 (25.77%) JavaScript
7 40 (24.54%) SOAP
7 40 (24.54%) Unix
7 40 (24.54%) REST
8 39 (23.93%) Relational Database
8 39 (23.93%) Web Services
9 37 (22.70%) Linux
10 35 (21.47%) SQL Server
11 34 (20.86%) Git (software)
12 31 (19.02%) Business Intelligence
12 31 (19.02%) C#
13 30 (18.40%) SDLC
14 28 (17.18%) HTML5
14 28 (17.18%) AngularJS
14 28 (17.18%) WebLogic
14 28 (17.18%) EJB
14 28 (17.18%) Microsoft
14 28 (17.18%) Hibernate
14 28 (17.18%) Spring
15 27 (16.56%) ETL
16 26 (15.95%) Analytical Skills
17 25 (15.34%) DevOps
17 25 (15.34%) MVC

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 28 (17.18%) WebLogic
2 16 (9.82%) Apache
2 16 (9.82%) CMS
2 16 (9.82%) JBoss
3 15 (9.20%) Drupal
4 12 (7.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (6.13%) Confluence
6 8 (4.91%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.29%) nginx
7 7 (4.29%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (4.29%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.45%) EPiServer
8 4 (2.45%) SAS
9 2 (1.23%) IIS
9 2 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (7.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (5.52%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) Primavera
2 1 (0.61%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.61%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.61%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.61%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.29%) GitHub
2 7 (4.29%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.23%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.61%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (0.61%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.52%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.29%) HTTP
2 7 (4.29%) SSL
3 4 (2.45%) Firewall
4 2 (1.23%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.23%) IPv4
4 2 (1.23%) IPv6
4 2 (1.23%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (23.93%) Relational Database
2 35 (21.47%) SQL Server
3 24 (14.72%) NoSQL
4 17 (10.43%) MongoDB
4 17 (10.43%) Redis
5 15 (9.20%) Power BI
5 15 (9.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (8.59%) Oracle Database
6 14 (8.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (8.59%) Oracle Database 12c
7 12 (7.36%) Oracle Database 10g
8 11 (6.75%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (5.52%) MySQL
10 8 (4.91%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (4.91%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (3.07%) RDBMS
12 4 (2.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 34 (20.86%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.82%) Eclipse
2 16 (9.82%) IntelliJ
2 16 (9.82%) JUnit
2 16 (9.82%) Selenium
3 13 (7.98%) Visual Studio
4 12 (7.36%) Maven
4 12 (7.36%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (7.36%) Subversion
4 12 (7.36%) TeamCity
5 11 (6.75%) JIRA
6 9 (5.52%) ReSharper
7 7 (4.29%) Ant
7 7 (4.29%) Cucumber
7 7 (4.29%) Gatling
7 7 (4.29%) Grunt
7 7 (4.29%) gulp
7 7 (4.29%) Jenkins
7 7 (4.29%) Karma Test Runner
7 7 (4.29%) Sublime Text
General
1 25 (15.34%) Finance
2 10 (6.13%) Back Office
3 2 (1.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (63.19%) Developer
2 33 (20.25%) Analyst
2 33 (20.25%) Java Developer
3 23 (14.11%) SQL Developer
4 21 (12.88%) Insurance Systems Analyst
5 19 (11.66%) Systems Analyst
6 17 (10.43%) .NET Developer
7 16 (9.82%) Oracle Analyst
7 16 (9.82%) Pensions Analyst
7 16 (9.82%) Scala Developer
8 13 (7.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 13 (7.98%) Senior Developer
9 12 (7.36%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (7.36%) C# Developer
9 12 (7.36%) Drupal Developer
10 10 (6.13%) Power BI Developer
11 9 (5.52%) Business Analyst
11 9 (5.52%) Java Scala Developer
11 9 (5.52%) Python Developer
11 9 (5.52%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (29.45%) XML
2 45 (27.61%) CSS
3 43 (26.38%) HTML
4 40 (24.54%) REST
4 40 (24.54%) SOAP
5 39 (23.93%) Web Services
6 28 (17.18%) AngularJS
6 28 (17.18%) EJB
6 28 (17.18%) Hibernate
6 28 (17.18%) HTML5
6 28 (17.18%) Spring
7 24 (14.72%) .NET
7 24 (14.72%) jQuery
8 16 (9.82%) J2EE
8 16 (9.82%) J2SE
8 16 (9.82%) JSON
8 16 (9.82%) Play Framework
9 14 (8.59%) Sass
10 13 (7.98%) XSD
11 12 (7.36%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.95%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.75%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.68%) Data Structures
4 5 (3.07%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.07%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.45%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.84%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.84%) PMI
7 2 (1.23%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.61%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.61%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 40 (24.54%) Unix
2 37 (22.70%) Linux
3 20 (12.27%) Windows
4 7 (4.29%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.45%) SUSE
6 2 (1.23%) Solaris
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (38.65%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (19.02%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (18.40%) SDLC
4 27 (16.56%) ETL
5 25 (15.34%) DevOps
5 25 (15.34%) MVC
6 23 (14.11%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (14.11%) Data Modelling
7 22 (13.50%) Business Analysis
8 21 (12.88%) Data Analysis
9 19 (11.66%) Microservices
10 17 (10.43%) Scrum
10 17 (10.43%) Visualisation
11 16 (9.82%) Analytics
11 16 (9.82%) Automated Trading
11 16 (9.82%) OO
11 16 (9.82%) OOD
11 16 (9.82%) Open Source
12 14 (8.59%) Data Visualisation
13 13 (7.98%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 45 (27.61%) Java
2 43 (26.38%) Python
3 42 (25.77%) JavaScript
4 31 (19.02%) C#
5 17 (10.43%) PL/SQL
6 16 (9.82%) Scala
7 13 (7.98%) R
7 13 (7.98%) T-SQL
8 12 (7.36%) Assembly Language
8 12 (7.36%) C
8 12 (7.36%) C++
9 7 (4.29%) Groovy
9 7 (4.29%) Haskell
9 7 (4.29%) Perl
9 7 (4.29%) Ruby
10 6 (3.68%) PHP
11 3 (1.84%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.23%) ABAP
12 2 (1.23%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 24 (14.72%) Degree
2 9 (5.52%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.45%) BC Cleared
4 3 (1.84%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.84%) CCA
4 3 (1.84%) ISEB
4 3 (1.84%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.84%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.29%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.23%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.61%) GDPR
3 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (9.82%) Docker
2 4 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.84%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.84%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.23%) vSphere
5 1 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (9.82%) Puppet
2 7 (4.29%) Grafana
2 7 (4.29%) Kibana
3 2 (1.23%) SCCM
4 1 (0.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (34.97%) Oracle
2 28 (17.18%) Microsoft
3 19 (11.66%) webMethods
4 13 (7.98%) Google
5 12 (7.36%) SAP
6 11 (6.75%) Tableau
7 8 (4.91%) VMware
8 7 (4.29%) Adobe
9 4 (2.45%) New Relic
10 2 (1.23%) CA
10 2 (1.23%) Informatica
10 2 (1.23%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.61%) Cisco
11 1 (0.61%) IBM
11 1 (0.61%) NetApp
11 1 (0.61%) Sybase
11 1 (0.61%) Talend
11 1 (0.61%) Trillium
11 1 (0.61%) Zoho
Crawley, West Sussex
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