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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 8 11
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3  
Contract jobs citing SQL 88 81 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 16.67% 13.06% 11.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.36% 33.06% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 52 39
Median daily rate £425 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £288 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -0.68% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £23.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +70.21% -21.66%  

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 194 245 188
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 36.74% 39.52% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 131 124
Median daily rate £468 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 8
Median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £37.50 £31.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.05 £46.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +23 27 £512 +6.01% 3
Gatwick +5 23 £400 +16.36% 2
East Grinstead +1 15 £409 +30.88%
Crawley -3 15 £325 -21.21% 7
Chichester - 3 - - 3
Burgess Hill - 1 - -
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 46 (33.09%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (32.37%) XML
3 44 (31.65%) SQL Server
4 42 (30.22%) Oracle
5 39 (28.06%) Web Services
6 36 (25.90%) Microsoft
7 33 (23.74%) JavaScript
8 32 (23.02%) C#
8 32 (23.02%) Python
9 31 (22.30%) SOAP
9 31 (22.30%) Finance
10 30 (21.58%) Java
10 30 (21.58%) REST
11 29 (20.86%) Unix
12 28 (20.14%) SDLC
13 27 (19.42%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (18.71%) .NET
14 26 (18.71%) CSS
15 25 (17.99%) MS Excel
15 25 (17.99%) AngularJS
16 24 (17.27%) Relational Database
16 24 (17.27%) Git (software)
16 24 (17.27%) HTML
16 24 (17.27%) Degree
17 23 (16.55%) Linux
17 23 (16.55%) SharePoint
17 23 (16.55%) NoSQL
17 23 (16.55%) Analytical Skills
18 22 (15.83%) Data Modelling
18 22 (15.83%) Windows

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 23 (16.55%) SharePoint
2 16 (11.51%) WebLogic
3 11 (7.91%) CMS
4 10 (7.19%) Confluence
5 9 (6.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (5.04%) Apache
6 7 (5.04%) Drupal
6 7 (5.04%) JBoss
7 5 (3.60%) IIS
8 4 (2.88%) nginx
8 4 (2.88%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.16%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.44%) EPiServer
10 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.44%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.44%) SAS
10 2 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 25 (17.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) FreeHand
2 1 (0.72%) MS Office
2 1 (0.72%) MS Project
2 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.04%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.72%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.72%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.72%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.72%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.88%) GitHub
2 4 (2.88%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.44%) IaaS
3 2 (1.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.88%) HTTP
1 4 (2.88%) SSL
1 4 (2.88%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.16%) Firewall
3 2 (1.44%) DHCP
3 2 (1.44%) Internet
3 2 (1.44%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.72%) IPv4
4 1 (0.72%) IPv6
4 1 (0.72%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (31.65%) SQL Server
2 24 (17.27%) Relational Database
3 23 (16.55%) NoSQL
4 15 (10.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (9.35%) Redis
5 13 (9.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (8.63%) MongoDB
6 12 (8.63%) Oracle Database
7 11 (7.91%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (7.91%) Oracle Database 12c
7 11 (7.91%) Power BI
8 9 (6.47%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (6.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (3.60%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (1.44%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.44%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 24 (17.27%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.91%) TeamCity
2 11 (7.91%) Visual Studio
3 10 (7.19%) JIRA
3 10 (7.19%) Octopus Deploy
4 9 (6.47%) Maven
4 9 (6.47%) Selenium
4 9 (6.47%) Subversion
5 7 (5.04%) Eclipse
5 7 (5.04%) IntelliJ
5 7 (5.04%) JUnit
6 6 (4.32%) Cucumber
6 6 (4.32%) Gatling
6 6 (4.32%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.32%) ReSharper
7 4 (2.88%) Grunt
7 4 (2.88%) gulp
7 4 (2.88%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (2.88%) Sublime Text
7 4 (2.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 31 (22.30%) Finance
2 9 (6.47%) Back Office
3 6 (4.32%) Japanese Language
4 2 (1.44%) Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Retail
5 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (54.68%) Developer
2 33 (23.74%) Analyst
3 22 (15.83%) Systems Analyst
4 18 (12.95%) .NET Developer
5 17 (12.23%) Java Developer
5 17 (12.23%) Pensions Analyst
6 16 (11.51%) Insurance Systems Analyst
6 16 (11.51%) Oracle Analyst
6 16 (11.51%) SQL Developer
7 12 (8.63%) Tableau Developer
8 11 (7.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 11 (7.91%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (7.91%) C# Developer
9 10 (7.19%) Applications Support
9 10 (7.19%) Senior Developer
10 9 (6.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 8 (5.76%) Architect
11 8 (5.76%) Data Architect
11 8 (5.76%) Report Developer
12 7 (5.04%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (32.37%) XML
2 39 (28.06%) Web Services
3 31 (22.30%) SOAP
4 30 (21.58%) REST
5 26 (18.71%) .NET
5 26 (18.71%) CSS
6 25 (17.99%) AngularJS
7 24 (17.27%) HTML
8 16 (11.51%) EJB
8 16 (11.51%) Hibernate
8 16 (11.51%) jQuery
8 16 (11.51%) Spring
9 15 (10.79%) XSD
10 14 (10.07%) HTML5
11 9 (6.47%) ASP.NET
11 9 (6.47%) EclipseLink
11 9 (6.47%) EJB 3.0
11 9 (6.47%) JPA
11 9 (6.47%) Sass
11 9 (6.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.55%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.04%) Data Structures
3 5 (3.60%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.88%) PMI
5 3 (2.16%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.16%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.44%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.44%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.44%) Clustering
6 2 (1.44%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.44%) PKI
6 2 (1.44%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.72%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.72%) iSeries
7 1 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.72%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.72%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (20.86%) Unix
2 23 (16.55%) Linux
3 22 (15.83%) Windows
4 10 (7.19%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.88%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.44%) Solaris
7 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (33.09%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (20.14%) SDLC
3 27 (19.42%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (15.83%) Data Modelling
5 21 (15.11%) ETL
6 20 (14.39%) Business Analysis
6 20 (14.39%) Data Analysis
7 19 (13.67%) MVC
8 16 (11.51%) CRM
8 16 (11.51%) OO
8 16 (11.51%) OOD
9 15 (10.79%) Analytics
9 15 (10.79%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (10.79%) DevOps
10 12 (8.63%) Scrum
11 11 (7.91%) Visualisation
12 10 (7.19%) Data Visualisation
12 10 (7.19%) SOA
12 10 (7.19%) Unit Testing
13 9 (6.47%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 33 (23.74%) JavaScript
2 32 (23.02%) C#
2 32 (23.02%) Python
3 30 (21.58%) Java
4 22 (15.83%) T-SQL
5 14 (10.07%) PL/SQL
6 10 (7.19%) R
7 7 (5.04%) Scala
8 6 (4.32%) C
9 5 (3.60%) Assembly Language
9 5 (3.60%) C++
10 4 (2.88%) Groovy
10 4 (2.88%) Haskell
10 4 (2.88%) Perl
10 4 (2.88%) Ruby
11 3 (2.16%) ABAP
12 2 (1.44%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.72%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (17.27%) Degree
2 7 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.32%) ISEB
3 6 (4.32%) ISTQB
3 6 (4.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (3.60%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.88%) BC Cleared
5 4 (2.88%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.16%) CCA
7 2 (1.44%) MCITP
7 2 (1.44%) MCP
7 2 (1.44%) MCSA
7 2 (1.44%) MCSE
8 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.32%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.16%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.16%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) GDPR
3 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.04%) Docker
2 4 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.16%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.44%) UAG
5 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.72%) XenApp
5 1 (0.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (6.47%) Puppet
2 4 (2.88%) Grafana
2 4 (2.88%) Kibana
3 2 (1.44%) SCCM
4 1 (0.72%) SCOM
4 1 (0.72%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 42 (30.22%) Oracle
2 36 (25.90%) Microsoft
3 15 (10.79%) Tableau
4 12 (8.63%) SAP
5 11 (7.91%) webMethods
6 10 (7.19%) Google
7 5 (3.60%) VMware
8 4 (2.88%) New Relic
8 4 (2.88%) Talend
9 3 (2.16%) Adobe
9 3 (2.16%) Informatica
10 2 (1.44%) CA
10 2 (1.44%) Citrix
10 2 (1.44%) Cognos
10 2 (1.44%) IBM
10 2 (1.44%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.72%) Hitachi
11 1 (0.72%) HP
11 1 (0.72%) NetApp
11 1 (0.72%) Trillium
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