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 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 25 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 11 42 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 5.91% 15.50% 8.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.64% 48.28% 41.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 33 5
Median daily rate £400 £330 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £298 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £280
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £18.68 £16.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -1.09%
SQL Server
East Sussex

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
59 87 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 31.72% 32.10% 19.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 61 16
Median daily rate £325 £360 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £620 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £18.68 £16.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+6.36% +10.00%

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 27 July 2016, 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 23 (71.88%) .NET
2 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 18 (56.25%) MVC
3 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (46.88%) C#
5 12 (37.50%) NoSQL
6 11 (34.38%) SQL
7 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
8 8 (25.00%) HTML
8 8 (25.00%) CSS
8 8 (25.00%) jQuery
9 7 (21.88%) TDD
10 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
11 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (15.63%) Windows
12 4 (12.50%) XML
12 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
12 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (12.50%) BDD
13 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (9.38%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
13 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
13 3 (9.38%) HTML5
13 3 (9.38%) Entity Framework
13 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
13 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
13 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
13 3 (9.38%) Active Directory

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 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) SAS
2 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Firewall
1 2 (6.25%) VoIP
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.13%) DB2
5 1 (3.13%) MySQL
5 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.13%) RavenDB
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) MSTest
3 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.13%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.13%) Moq
3 1 (3.13%) NUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Games
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) .NET Developer
3 10 (31.25%) SQL Developer
4 9 (28.13%) .NET Architect
4 9 (28.13%) Architect
4 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 9 (28.13%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Architect
4 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Developer
4 9 (28.13%) Web Architect
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Angular Developer
8 1 (3.13%) C# WPF Developer
8 1 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) ETL Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.13%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) .NET
2 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
3 8 (25.00%) CSS
3 8 (25.00%) HTML
3 8 (25.00%) jQuery
4 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (12.50%) XML
7 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
7 3 (9.38%) Entity Framework
7 3 (9.38%) HTML5
7 3 (9.38%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (6.25%) Ajax
8 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.25%) LINQ
8 2 (6.25%) React
8 2 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.25%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (6.25%) WCF
8 2 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
1 1 (3.13%) iPad
1 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
1 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) MVS
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) MVC
2 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.88%) TDD
4 4 (12.50%) BDD
5 3 (9.38%) Scrum
5 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
6 2 (6.25%) OO
6 2 (6.25%) SDLC
7 1 (3.13%) Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) CQRS
7 1 (3.13%) Data Transformation
7 1 (3.13%) Defect Management
7 1 (3.13%) DevOps
7 1 (3.13%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.13%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (3.13%) SOLID
7 1 (3.13%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.13%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 15 (46.88%) C#
3 11 (34.38%) SQL
4 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.25%) Java
5 2 (6.25%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) C
6 1 (3.13%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.13%) Perl
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) R
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby
6 1 (3.13%) VB6
6 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.13%) Teradata
3 1 (3.13%) Twitter