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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 27 42 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 10.76% 22.11% 17.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.10% 56.76% 53.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 31 29
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.03% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £375 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
- +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +16.59%
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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
49 74 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 19.52% 38.95% 31.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 46 45
Average daily rate £300 £363 £382
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -4.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £301 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £393 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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%) SQL
2 25 (56.82%) .NET
3 24 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 21 (47.73%) C#
5 19 (43.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (40.91%) MVC
7 16 (36.36%) HTML
7 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
8 15 (34.09%) CSS
9 13 (29.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (27.27%) jQuery
10 12 (27.27%) LINQ
10 12 (27.27%) SharePoint
10 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
11 11 (25.00%) Windows
11 11 (25.00%) T-SQL
12 10 (22.73%) Ajax
12 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (22.73%) Razor View Engine
13 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (20.45%) VMware
14 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
15 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 6 (13.64%) SAN
16 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
17 5 (11.36%) IIS
17 5 (11.36%) EMC
17 5 (11.36%) SAS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.36%) IIS
2 5 (11.36%) SAS
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.27%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (2.27%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) SAN
2 2 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) HTTP
3 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) MS Access
6 1 (2.27%) MySQL
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.27%) QlikView
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.55%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.27%) Selenium
4 1 (2.27%) NUnit
4 1 (2.27%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) Hudson
4 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.27%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (50.00%) Developer
2 18 (40.91%) .NET Developer
3 14 (31.82%) C# Developer
3 14 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (22.73%) .NET Web Developer
5 10 (22.73%) C# Web Developer
5 10 (22.73%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (22.73%) Analyst
5 10 (22.73%) Web Developer
6 6 (13.64%) DBA
7 5 (11.36%) Business Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) SQL DBA
8 4 (9.09%) Business Data Analyst
8 4 (9.09%) Data Analyst
8 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Architect
9 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (56.82%) .NET
2 24 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 19 (43.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (36.36%) HTML
5 15 (34.09%) CSS
6 12 (27.27%) jQuery
6 12 (27.27%) LINQ
7 10 (22.73%) Ajax
7 10 (22.73%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (11.36%) .NET Framework
8 5 (11.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (9.09%) WCF
9 4 (9.09%) COM+
10 3 (6.82%) WinForms
10 3 (6.82%) HTML5
11 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (4.55%) WPF
11 2 (4.55%) CSS3
11 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) MVC
2 5 (11.36%) TDD
3 4 (9.09%) Analytics
3 4 (9.09%) Time Series Analysis
3 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.09%) Predictive Analytics
3 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (6.82%) ETL
5 2 (4.55%) Load Testing
5 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.55%) BDD
5 2 (4.55%) Scrum
5 2 (4.55%) Data Management
5 2 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (4.55%) Web Development
5 2 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) CRM
5 2 (4.55%) ITIL
6 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.27%) OO
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) SQL
2 21 (47.73%) C#
3 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 11 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) VBScript
6 1 (2.27%) VB
6 1 (2.27%) VBA
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
6 1 (2.27%) Java
6 1 (2.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) MCSE
1 3 (6.82%) MCSA
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.55%) vSphere
3 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) NetCrunch
2 1 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) VMware
3 5 (11.36%) EMC
4 4 (9.09%) Citrix
5 3 (6.82%) Cisco
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle
6 2 (4.55%) Splunk
7 1 (2.27%) SAP
7 1 (2.27%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.27%) Kofax
7 1 (2.27%) Teradata
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