The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 27 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 13 27 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 5.35% 12.86% 17.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.33% 39.71% 47.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 19
Average daily rate
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£363 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £378 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.49 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £29.50 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-14.40% +16.83%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
30 68 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 12.35% 32.38% 37.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 26 45
Average daily rate £345 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £390 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -34.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Brighton region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Brighton region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 29 (65.91%) .NET
2 26 (59.09%) C#
3 24 (54.55%) SQL
4 22 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 22 (50.00%) MVC
5 20 (45.45%) HTML
5 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 20 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (43.18%) CSS
7 18 (40.91%) Ajax
7 18 (40.91%) jQuery
8 17 (38.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (36.36%) Razor View Engine
9 16 (36.36%) LINQ
10 14 (31.82%) T-SQL
11 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
12 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
12 9 (20.45%) Windows
13 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
14 7 (15.91%) SAS
15 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (13.64%) Predictive Analytics
15 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (13.64%) Visualisation
15 6 (13.64%) Time Series Analysis
15 6 (13.64%) Analytics
16 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
16 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
16 5 (11.36%) QA

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 7 (15.91%) SAS
3 5 (11.36%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) DOC1
3 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (2.27%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.27%) QlikView
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.82%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.27%) Back Office
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (61.36%) Developer
2 20 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 17 (38.64%) C# Developer
3 17 (38.64%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (36.36%) .NET Web Developer
4 16 (36.36%) C# Web Developer
4 16 (36.36%) JavaScript Developer
4 16 (36.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (36.36%) Web Developer
5 13 (29.55%) Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Business Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Data Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Business Data Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Windows Support Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) WinForms Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
10 1 (2.27%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (65.91%) .NET
2 22 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 20 (45.45%) HTML
3 20 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (43.18%) CSS
5 18 (40.91%) Ajax
5 18 (40.91%) jQuery
6 16 (36.36%) Razor View Engine
6 16 (36.36%) LINQ
7 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 4 (9.09%) COM+
8 3 (6.82%) WinForms
8 3 (6.82%) HTML5
9 2 (4.55%) XML
9 2 (4.55%) WCF
9 2 (4.55%) WPF
9 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) MVC
2 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (13.64%) Predictive Analytics
2 6 (13.64%) Analytics
2 6 (13.64%) Time Series Analysis
3 5 (11.36%) TDD
4 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.55%) Data Management
5 2 (4.55%) Workflow
5 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.27%) Scrum
6 1 (2.27%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.27%) Project Management
6 1 (2.27%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (2.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.27%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.27%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.27%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) C#
2 24 (54.55%) SQL
3 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 14 (31.82%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.55%) VBScript
5 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.27%) MCP
2 1 (2.27%) MCSE
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) NetCrunch
1 2 (4.55%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) EMC
2 4 (9.09%) VMware
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (4.55%) Splunk
4 1 (2.27%) Teradata
4 1 (2.27%) Citrix
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