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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 30 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 14.42% 14.12% 9.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 69.77% 60.00% 44.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 6
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£315 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £525 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.10 £31.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.90% +14.54%
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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
43 40 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 20.67% 23.53% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 29 10
Average daily rate £325 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 May 2015, 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 20 (50.00%) C#
1 20 (50.00%) .NET
2 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
4 12 (30.00%) HTML
5 11 (27.50%) SQL
5 11 (27.50%) MVC
5 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 9 (22.50%) Finance
7 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (22.50%) jQuery
8 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (20.00%) CSS
8 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 7 (17.50%) ETL
9 7 (17.50%) Windows
9 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (17.50%) Ajax
10 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
10 6 (15.00%) Data Management
10 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (15.00%) VMware
11 5 (12.50%) EMC
11 5 (12.50%) OO
11 5 (12.50%) IIS
11 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.50%) IIS
3 3 (7.50%) SAS
4 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.50%) Apache
5 1 (2.50%) CMS
5 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) Network Security
2 1 (2.50%) VoIP
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) VPN
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.50%) QlikView
8 1 (2.50%) PowerCenter
8 1 (2.50%) MySQL
8 1 (2.50%) DB2
8 1 (2.50%) OLAP
8 1 (2.50%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (2.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Cognos Transformer
8 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (2.50%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (2.50%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.50%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (2.50%) Moq
3 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.50%) Toad
3 1 (2.50%) ERwin
3 1 (2.50%) NUnit
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Private Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) .NET Developer
3 9 (22.50%) C# Developer
4 8 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Architect
5 6 (15.00%) Data Architect
6 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Web Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.00%) ETL Developer
9 2 (5.00%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
9 2 (5.00%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) .NET
2 12 (30.00%) HTML
3 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (22.50%) jQuery
5 8 (20.00%) CSS
6 7 (17.50%) Ajax
6 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
8 5 (12.50%) WCF
9 4 (10.00%) LINQ
9 4 (10.00%) Web Services
9 4 (10.00%) HTML5
10 3 (7.50%) Entity Framework
10 3 (7.50%) CSS3
11 2 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
11 2 (5.00%) XML
11 2 (5.00%) NHibernate
11 2 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (2.50%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Reference Data
2 2 (5.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) MVC
2 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (17.50%) ETL
3 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.00%) Data Management
5 5 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 5 (12.50%) OO
5 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.00%) TDD
6 4 (10.00%) Data Architecture
6 4 (10.00%) Master Data Management
7 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.00%) Analytics
8 2 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (5.00%) Time Series Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Predictive Analytics
8 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Data Governance
8 2 (5.00%) Change Control
8 2 (5.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) C#
2 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (27.50%) SQL
4 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) Apex Code
5 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
2 4 (10.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.50%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) VMware
3 5 (12.50%) EMC
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle
5 2 (5.00%) IBM
5 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (5.00%) Capita
6 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.50%) Teradata
6 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.50%) Cognos
6 1 (2.50%) CA
6 1 (2.50%) Informatica
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat