Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 3 13
Rank change year-on-year -7 +10 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL 115 174 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 9.62% 17.63% 10.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.71% 45.67% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 130 107
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% - +20.44%
10th Percentile £250 £290 £281
90th Percentile £538 £531 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £394 £375
% change year-on-year +1.59% +5.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
West Sussex median hourly rate - £34.00 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +34.65% -36.88%
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £43.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year -47.67% +25.55% +24.55%

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 415 381 475
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 34.70% 38.60% 38.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 257 272
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% +13.79%
10th Percentile £306 £290 £263
90th Percentile £538 £543 £519
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 13
West Sussex median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £41.25 £36.90 £36.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £56.30 £49.20
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Crawley +1 35 £481 +48.08% 11
Worthing -16 31 £460 -8.00% 15
Gatwick -7 16 £350 -12.50% 2
Bognor Regis - 5 - -
Horsham -9 3 £295 -41.00% 2
East Grinstead -5 2 £313 -23.50%
Burgess Hill -6 2 - - 2
Steyning - 1 £400 -
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 37 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (26.96%) Finance
2 31 (26.96%) Java
3 30 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 30 (26.09%) REST
4 29 (25.22%) Oracle
5 28 (24.35%) Windows
6 25 (21.74%) Unix
6 25 (21.74%) XML
7 24 (20.87%) SharePoint
8 23 (20.00%) CRM
9 22 (19.13%) SOAP
9 22 (19.13%) Degree
10 21 (18.26%) HTML
11 20 (17.39%) C#
11 20 (17.39%) CSS
11 20 (17.39%) JSON
11 20 (17.39%) Spring
12 19 (16.52%) Git (software)
12 19 (16.52%) SQL Server
12 19 (16.52%) .NET
12 19 (16.52%) Windows Server
13 17 (14.78%) DevOps
13 17 (14.78%) PL/SQL
14 15 (13.04%) Web Services
14 15 (13.04%) MVC
14 15 (13.04%) Hibernate
14 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
15 14 (12.17%) Microservices

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 24 (20.87%) SharePoint
2 14 (12.17%) WebLogic
3 12 (10.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 11 (9.57%) Confluence
4 11 (9.57%) Oracle Workflow
5 10 (8.70%) JBoss
6 9 (7.83%) Apache
7 5 (4.35%) Oracle BPEL
8 4 (3.48%) nginx
8 4 (3.48%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (2.61%) CMS
9 3 (2.61%) Umbraco
10 2 (1.74%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.74%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.74%) IBM Domino
10 2 (1.74%) IIS
10 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.87%) Magnolia
Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.61%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.22%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (4.35%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (4.35%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.74%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.87%) Maximo
4 1 (0.87%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.87%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.87%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.87%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.35%) Azure Data Factory
2 5 (4.35%) PaaS
3 3 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.61%) GitHub
3 3 (2.61%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.74%) Data Lake Analytics
4 2 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.87%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.87%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.87%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.87%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (0.87%) iPaaS
5 1 (0.87%) Office 365
5 1 (0.87%) SaaS
5 1 (0.87%) Serverless
5 1 (0.87%) Slack
5 1 (0.87%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.09%) HTTP
1 7 (6.09%) SSL
1 7 (6.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.74%) Skype
3 1 (0.87%) Firewall
3 1 (0.87%) SAN
3 1 (0.87%) SMS
3 1 (0.87%) VPN
3 1 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.52%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.43%) MongoDB
2 12 (10.43%) Oracle Database
3 10 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 10 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 9 (7.83%) Azure SQL Database
4 9 (7.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.35%) Data Lake
5 5 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (4.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (4.35%) Oracle Discoverer
5 5 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.48%) QlikView
6 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (16.52%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.43%) JIRA
3 11 (9.57%) JUnit
3 11 (9.57%) Selenium
4 9 (7.83%) Cucumber
4 9 (7.83%) Eclipse
4 9 (7.83%) IntelliJ
5 8 (6.96%) Maven
6 7 (6.09%) Gatling
7 6 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (4.35%) JDeveloper
8 5 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (4.35%) Subversion
9 4 (3.48%) Jenkins
9 4 (3.48%) SoapUI
9 4 (3.48%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.61%) Grunt
10 3 (2.61%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (2.61%) Sublime Text
General
1 31 (26.96%) Finance
2 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.74%) Retail
2 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.87%) Advertising
3 1 (0.87%) Japanese Language
3 1 (0.87%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (40.00%) Developer
2 25 (21.74%) Analyst
3 19 (16.52%) SharePoint Support
4 15 (13.04%) Support Specialist
5 14 (12.17%) SharePoint Specialist
6 12 (10.43%) Systems Analyst
7 9 (7.83%) Architect
7 9 (7.83%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.83%) Scala Developer
8 8 (6.96%) Applications Support
8 8 (6.96%) Senior Developer
9 7 (6.09%) Oracle Analyst
9 7 (6.09%) Pensions Analyst
10 6 (5.22%) .NET Developer
11 5 (4.35%) Azure Architect
11 5 (4.35%) C# Developer
11 5 (4.35%) Data Engineer
11 5 (4.35%) SQL Developer
11 5 (4.35%) Technical Developer
11 5 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (26.09%) REST
2 25 (21.74%) XML
3 22 (19.13%) SOAP
4 21 (18.26%) HTML
5 20 (17.39%) CSS
5 20 (17.39%) JSON
5 20 (17.39%) Spring
6 19 (16.52%) .NET
7 15 (13.04%) Hibernate
7 15 (13.04%) Web Services
8 14 (12.17%) EJB
9 13 (11.30%) HTML5
10 12 (10.43%) AngularJS
11 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET
11 10 (8.70%) J2EE
12 9 (7.83%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (7.83%) J2SE
12 9 (7.83%) Play Framework
13 8 (6.96%) Node.js
14 7 (6.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.57%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.48%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.61%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.74%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.74%) Robotics
6 2 (1.74%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.87%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (24.35%) Windows
2 25 (21.74%) Unix
3 19 (16.52%) Windows Server
4 13 (11.30%) Linux
5 4 (3.48%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.74%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.74%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.87%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (20.00%) CRM
3 17 (14.78%) DevOps
4 15 (13.04%) MVC
5 14 (12.17%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (12.17%) Mentoring
5 14 (12.17%) Microservices
5 14 (12.17%) SOA
6 13 (11.30%) Data Analysis
6 13 (11.30%) Data Modelling
6 13 (11.30%) Scrum
6 13 (11.30%) SDLC
7 12 (10.43%) Business Analysis
7 12 (10.43%) Workflow
8 11 (9.57%) Test Automation
9 10 (8.70%) Analytics
9 10 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (7.83%) Coaching
10 9 (7.83%) Migration
10 9 (7.83%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 31 (26.96%) Java
2 30 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 20 (17.39%) C#
4 17 (14.78%) PL/SQL
5 11 (9.57%) Scala
6 8 (6.96%) Java 8
7 6 (5.22%) Python
8 4 (3.48%) Haskell
8 4 (3.48%) Ruby
8 4 (3.48%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.48%) VB
9 3 (2.61%) Groovy
9 3 (2.61%) Perl
9 3 (2.61%) VBA
10 2 (1.74%) F#
10 2 (1.74%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.74%) VB6
11 1 (0.87%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.87%) C
11 1 (0.87%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (19.13%) Degree
2 4 (3.48%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (3.48%) ISEB
3 3 (2.61%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.87%) CCNP
4 1 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.87%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.87%) MCSA
4 1 (0.87%) MCSE
4 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.61%) QA
2 2 (1.74%) GCP
2 2 (1.74%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (12.17%) Docker
2 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (8.70%) Puppet
2 5 (4.35%) Grafana
2 5 (4.35%) Kibana
3 1 (0.87%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.87%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (25.22%) Oracle
2 12 (10.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.83%) webMethods
4 8 (6.96%) Tableau
5 4 (3.48%) Adobe
5 4 (3.48%) Cognos
5 4 (3.48%) Google
6 3 (2.61%) SAP
7 2 (1.74%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.74%) Automation Anywhere
7 2 (1.74%) Blue Prism
7 2 (1.74%) HP
8 1 (0.87%) Cisco
8 1 (0.87%) EMC
8 1 (0.87%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.87%) Informatica
8 1 (0.87%) Meraki
8 1 (0.87%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.87%) Talend
8 1 (0.87%) VMware