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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 12 16 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 12 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 8.28% 11.26% 5.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 34.29% 33.33% 48.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 7
Median daily rate £325 £293 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -22.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £214 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £360 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.75 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+26.43% -19.44%

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
35 51 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 24.14% 33.77% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 18
Median daily rate £425 £356 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.29% +3.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £217 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 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 Brighton region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 33 (82.50%) .NET
2 28 (70.00%) C#
3 23 (57.50%) MVC
4 21 (52.50%) AngularJS
5 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
6 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 16 (40.00%) SQL
6 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (30.00%) NoSQL
8 9 (22.50%) Windows
8 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
9 8 (20.00%) SOA
9 8 (20.00%) TDD
9 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 8 (20.00%) Manual Testing
9 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (17.50%) React
10 7 (17.50%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (17.50%) BDD
10 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (17.50%) Node.js
10 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
10 7 (17.50%) XML
11 6 (15.00%) XSLT
11 6 (15.00%) HTML
12 5 (12.50%) Android
12 5 (12.50%) CSS
12 5 (12.50%) PHP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 7 (17.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) LAN
1 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 3 (7.50%) Games
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (72.50%) Developer
2 16 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 16 (40.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Angular Developer
4 9 (22.50%) C# Developer
5 8 (20.00%) Analyst
5 8 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (20.00%) Test Analyst
6 7 (17.50%) SQL Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Support Analyst
7 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (12.50%) Android Developer
8 5 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (12.50%) PHP Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Applications Developer
10 3 (7.50%) NoSQL Developer
11 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Manager
11 1 (2.50%) IT Project Manager
11 1 (2.50%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (82.50%) .NET
2 21 (52.50%) AngularJS
3 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
3 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
4 7 (17.50%) Node.js
4 7 (17.50%) React
4 7 (17.50%) XML
5 6 (15.00%) HTML
5 6 (15.00%) XSLT
6 5 (12.50%) CSS
7 4 (10.00%) HTML5
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (5.00%) CSS3
8 2 (5.00%) jQuery
9 1 (2.50%) Angular 2
9 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.50%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Android
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) MVC
2 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 8 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 8 (20.00%) SOA
3 8 (20.00%) TDD
4 7 (17.50%) BDD
4 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.50%) Android Development
6 2 (5.00%) SDLC
7 1 (2.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.50%) Migration
7 1 (2.50%) Project Management
7 1 (2.50%) Scrum
7 1 (2.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) C#
2 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (12.50%) PHP
4 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco
2 1 (2.50%) Citrix
2 1 (2.50%) EMC
2 1 (2.50%) HP
2 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.50%) VMware