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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 35 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 11 37 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.31% 17.29% 11.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 39.29% 48.05% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £363 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -4.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.49 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.06% +5.45%
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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
28 77 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 10.98% 35.98% 29.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 34 28
Average daily rate £325 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.49 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.61% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%

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
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 23 January 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 26 (66.67%) .NET
2 23 (58.97%) C#
3 19 (48.72%) MVC
4 17 (43.59%) SQL
5 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET
5 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
6 15 (38.46%) HTML
6 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (35.90%) jQuery
7 14 (35.90%) CSS
8 13 (33.33%) Ajax
9 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (28.21%) Razor View Engine
10 11 (28.21%) LINQ
11 9 (23.08%) Windows
11 9 (23.08%) T-SQL
12 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
12 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
14 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
14 6 (15.38%) TDD
14 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
15 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (12.82%) SAS
15 5 (12.82%) IIS
16 4 (10.26%) COM+

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (20.51%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.82%) SAS
2 5 (12.82%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) DOC1
3 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) SAN
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.56%) QlikView
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) NUnit
2 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (2.56%) Moq
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Developer
2 16 (41.03%) .NET Developer
3 12 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (30.77%) C# Developer
4 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (28.21%) .NET Web Developer
4 11 (28.21%) Analyst
4 11 (28.21%) Web Developer
4 11 (28.21%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (28.21%) C# Web Developer
4 11 (28.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) WinForms Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Business Data Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (66.67%) .NET
2 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET
3 15 (38.46%) HTML
3 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (35.90%) jQuery
4 14 (35.90%) CSS
5 13 (33.33%) Ajax
6 11 (28.21%) Razor View Engine
6 11 (28.21%) LINQ
7 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 4 (10.26%) COM+
8 4 (10.26%) WCF
9 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
9 3 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (7.69%) HTML5
10 2 (5.13%) XML
10 2 (5.13%) WinForms
11 1 (2.56%) WPF
11 1 (2.56%) NHibernate
11 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) MVC
2 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.38%) TDD
4 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.26%) Time Series Analysis
4 4 (10.26%) Analytics
4 4 (10.26%) Predictive Analytics
5 3 (7.69%) ETL
6 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.13%) Workflow
6 2 (5.13%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Data Management
7 1 (2.56%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.56%) MVVM
7 1 (2.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) C#
2 17 (43.59%) SQL
3 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
4 9 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) VBScript
5 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.56%) MCSE
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) NetCrunch
1 2 (5.13%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco
2 4 (10.26%) EMC
2 4 (10.26%) VMware
3 2 (5.13%) Splunk
4 1 (2.56%) Teradata
4 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix
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