Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 12 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 -7 +12
Contract jobs citing SQL 100 113 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 10.00% 10.11% 12.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.49% 26.97% 35.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 73 101
West Sussex median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% +1.45%
10th Percentile £252 £308 £263
90th Percentile £613 £513 £430
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 12
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 £40.00 £34.37 £33.50
% change year-on-year +16.38% +2.60% +28.85%

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 351 419 439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 35.10% 37.48% 36.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 234 291
West Sussex median daily rate £448 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.88% +8.11% +5.71%
10th Percentile £299 £263 £281
90th Percentile £538 £538 £520
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 17
West Sussex median hourly rate £48.00 £44.19 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.63% +17.83% -1.32%
10th Percentile £42.50 £34.00 £21.50
90th Percentile £51.90 £50.00 £44.25
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year +9.76% +7.19% +13.33%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -9 29 £523 +21.98% 9
Crawley -4 24 £334 +18.14% 11
Gatwick +7 18 £330 -7.69% 5
East Grinstead +3 11 £305 -18.67% 2
Horsham 0 4 £363 -30.95% 5
Burgess Hill +8 1 - - 2
Chichester +5 1 £350 - 7
Bognor Regis - 1 £375 -
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 41 (41.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (39.00%) Java
3 33 (33.00%) SQL Server
3 33 (33.00%) REST
4 32 (32.00%) Spring
5 29 (29.00%) JavaScript
6 27 (27.00%) HTML
6 27 (27.00%) CSS
6 27 (27.00%) XML
7 25 (25.00%) HTML5
7 25 (25.00%) Docker
8 24 (24.00%) MongoDB
8 24 (24.00%) SOAP
8 24 (24.00%) Hibernate
8 24 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (24.00%) JSON
9 23 (23.00%) Migration
9 23 (23.00%) Unix
9 23 (23.00%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (22.00%) Git (software)
11 21 (21.00%) WebLogic
11 21 (21.00%) Microservices
12 20 (20.00%) EJB
12 20 (20.00%) Linux
13 19 (19.00%) Eclipse
13 19 (19.00%) Degree
13 19 (19.00%) DevOps
14 18 (18.00%) Scala
15 17 (17.00%) JUnit
15 17 (17.00%) webMethods

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 21 (21.00%) WebLogic
2 16 (16.00%) Apache
2 16 (16.00%) JBoss
3 10 (10.00%) Confluence
4 7 (7.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (7.00%) CMS
4 7 (7.00%) IBM Domino
4 7 (7.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (7.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (6.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (4.00%) Documentum
6 4 (4.00%) nginx
6 4 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (3.00%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.00%) Apache Solr
8 2 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.00%) Apache Spark
9 1 (1.00%) Mule ESB
9 1 (1.00%) WildFly
Applications
1 12 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Maximo
1 4 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (4.00%) SAP CO
1 4 (4.00%) SAP FI
1 4 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (4.00%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.00%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (9.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (7.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (4.00%) GitHub
4 4 (4.00%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.00%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 14 (14.00%) HTTP
2 14 (14.00%) SSL
3 2 (2.00%) SAN
4 1 (1.00%) Firewall
4 1 (1.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.00%) LAN
4 1 (1.00%) VoIP
4 1 (1.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (33.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (24.00%) MongoDB
2 24 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (13.00%) NoSQL
4 10 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (9.00%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (7.00%) DB2
6 7 (7.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (7.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (6.00%) OLAP
7 6 (6.00%) OLAP Cube
8 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (3.00%) Data Mining
10 3 (3.00%) QlikView
10 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (22.00%) Git (software)
2 19 (19.00%) Eclipse
3 17 (17.00%) JUnit
4 16 (16.00%) IntelliJ
4 16 (16.00%) Selenium
5 13 (13.00%) JIRA
6 9 (9.00%) Maven
7 7 (7.00%) Cucumber
8 6 (6.00%) Subversion
9 5 (5.00%) Gatling
10 4 (4.00%) Ant
10 4 (4.00%) Grunt
10 4 (4.00%) gulp
10 4 (4.00%) Jenkins
10 4 (4.00%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (4.00%) Sublime Text
11 2 (2.00%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (1.00%) GitLab
12 1 (1.00%) RStudio
General
1 10 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.00%) Banking
2 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (56.00%) Developer
2 21 (21.00%) Analyst
3 18 (18.00%) Java Developer
4 17 (17.00%) Scala Developer
5 14 (14.00%) Test Analyst
6 10 (10.00%) SQL Developer
7 7 (7.00%) Architect
7 7 (7.00%) Tester
8 6 (6.00%) Consultant
9 5 (5.00%) .NET Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Active Directory Architect
9 5 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (5.00%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.00%) HTML Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Java Scala Developer
9 5 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (4.00%) Active Directory Consultant
10 4 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.00%) Data Analyst
10 4 (4.00%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (33.00%) REST
2 32 (32.00%) Spring
3 27 (27.00%) CSS
3 27 (27.00%) HTML
3 27 (27.00%) XML
4 25 (25.00%) HTML5
5 24 (24.00%) Hibernate
5 24 (24.00%) JSON
5 24 (24.00%) SOAP
6 20 (20.00%) EJB
7 16 (16.00%) J2EE
7 16 (16.00%) J2SE
7 16 (16.00%) Play Framework
7 16 (16.00%) Web Services
8 15 (15.00%) AngularJS
9 12 (12.00%) JPA
10 10 (10.00%) Spring Boot
11 9 (9.00%) .NET
11 9 (9.00%) RESTful
12 7 (7.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.00%) Public Cloud
3 6 (6.00%) Reference Data
4 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.00%) PMI
6 2 (2.00%) Reinsurance
7 1 (1.00%) Clustering
7 1 (1.00%) FMCG
7 1 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.00%) Unix
2 20 (20.00%) Linux
3 13 (13.00%) Windows
4 5 (5.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (41.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.00%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (23.00%) Migration
3 21 (21.00%) Microservices
4 19 (19.00%) DevOps
5 14 (14.00%) ETL
5 14 (14.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (13.00%) Analytics
6 13 (13.00%) Scrum
6 13 (13.00%) Test Automation
7 12 (12.00%) MVC
8 11 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (11.00%) Data Modelling
8 11 (11.00%) Manual Testing
8 11 (11.00%) Workflow
9 10 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
10 9 (9.00%) Coaching
10 9 (9.00%) Mentoring
11 8 (8.00%) Data Migration
11 8 (8.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (39.00%) Java
2 29 (29.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (18.00%) Scala
4 12 (12.00%) C#
5 9 (9.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (7.00%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.00%) Python
8 4 (4.00%) ABAP
8 4 (4.00%) Groovy
8 4 (4.00%) Haskell
8 4 (4.00%) Perl
8 4 (4.00%) Ruby
9 3 (3.00%) XPath
10 2 (2.00%) C
11 1 (1.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (19.00%) Degree
2 9 (9.00%) ISEB
3 8 (8.00%) ISTQB
4 6 (6.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.00%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.00%) CCNA
8 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.00%) GCP
2 4 (4.00%) QA
3 3 (3.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.00%) GAMP
5 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (25.00%) Docker
2 6 (6.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.00%) XenApp
4 1 (1.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (17.00%) Puppet
2 13 (13.00%) Grafana
2 13 (13.00%) Kibana
3 4 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.00%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.00%) Oozie
4 1 (1.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (17.00%) webMethods
2 14 (14.00%) Oracle
3 13 (13.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (10.00%) Tableau
5 9 (9.00%) HP
6 5 (5.00%) VMware
7 4 (4.00%) Google
7 4 (4.00%) SAP
8 3 (3.00%) Adobe
8 3 (3.00%) Cognos
8 3 (3.00%) Northgate
9 2 (2.00%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.00%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.00%) Citrix
10 1 (1.00%) Cloudera
10 1 (1.00%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (1.00%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.00%) Juniper