The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 43 38 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 12.84% 15.51% 10.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.56% 50.00% 32.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 19
Average daily rate
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£299 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.40% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.43% +6.00%
SQL Server
South East

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 East Sussex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
71 76 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 21.19% 31.02% 32.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 36 61
Average daily rate £298 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.80% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £208 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.92 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.73% -17.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -7.69%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the East Sussex region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the East Sussex region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -5 25 £338 +8.00% 17
Lewes -4 9 £298 -20.66% 1
Hove +6 1 £350 - 1
Uckfield - - - -
Bexhill-On-Sea - - - -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 55 (67.90%) .NET
2 52 (64.20%) C#
3 46 (56.79%) SQL
4 28 (34.57%) ASP.NET
5 26 (32.10%) Windows
6 22 (27.16%) MVC
6 22 (27.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (24.69%) WinForms
7 20 (24.69%) HTML
8 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 18 (22.22%) T-SQL
9 18 (22.22%) CSS
9 18 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (19.75%) MS Excel
11 15 (18.52%) TDD
11 15 (18.52%) Razor View Engine
12 14 (17.28%) LINQ
12 14 (17.28%) jQuery
12 14 (17.28%) Ajax
13 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
13 12 (14.81%) SharePoint
13 12 (14.81%) WCF
14 9 (11.11%) WPF
15 8 (9.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (9.88%) SAS
15 8 (9.88%) SAN
15 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2008
16 7 (8.64%) Visualisation
16 7 (8.64%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.88%) SAS
3 4 (4.94%) IIS
4 2 (2.47%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (19.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) DOC1
3 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) SAN
2 2 (2.47%) Firewall
3 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (9.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.47%) Pentaho
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.47%) QlikView
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.23%) MySQL
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.23%) MS Access
5 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (4.94%) Finance
1 4 (4.94%) Banking
2 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 55 (67.90%) Developer
2 27 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 25 (30.86%) .NET Developer
4 20 (24.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (20.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (20.99%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (18.52%) Analyst
7 14 (17.28%) Web Developer
7 14 (17.28%) .NET Web Developer
7 14 (17.28%) C# Web Developer
7 14 (17.28%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (8.64%) Software Developer
9 6 (7.41%) Business Analyst
10 5 (6.17%) WinForms Developer
11 4 (4.94%) ETL Developer
11 4 (4.94%) Database Developer
11 4 (4.94%) DBA
11 4 (4.94%) Data Analyst
11 4 (4.94%) Business Data Analyst
11 4 (4.94%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (67.90%) .NET
2 28 (34.57%) ASP.NET
3 22 (27.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (24.69%) WinForms
4 20 (24.69%) HTML
5 18 (22.22%) CSS
6 15 (18.52%) Razor View Engine
7 14 (17.28%) Ajax
7 14 (17.28%) LINQ
7 14 (17.28%) jQuery
8 12 (14.81%) WCF
9 9 (11.11%) WPF
10 7 (8.64%) .NET Framework
11 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 4 (4.94%) Web Services
12 4 (4.94%) XML
12 4 (4.94%) COM+
12 4 (4.94%) HTML5
12 4 (4.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Visualisation
2 2 (2.47%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.23%) Clustering
3 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.23%) User Experience
3 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.10%) Windows
2 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.94%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.16%) MVC
2 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.52%) TDD
4 7 (8.64%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (8.64%) Predictive Analytics
4 7 (8.64%) Analytics
4 7 (8.64%) Time Series Analysis
5 5 (6.17%) Data Analysis
6 4 (4.94%) ETL
6 4 (4.94%) Unit Testing
7 3 (3.70%) Time Management
7 3 (3.70%) Scrum
7 3 (3.70%) Data Management
8 2 (2.47%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.47%) Workflow
8 2 (2.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.47%) ITIL
9 1 (1.23%) OOD
9 1 (1.23%) EAM
9 1 (1.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (64.20%) C#
2 46 (56.79%) SQL
3 18 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 18 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.70%) VB
4 3 (3.70%) VB6
5 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.47%) VBScript
6 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.23%) VBA
6 1 (1.23%) XAML
6 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) MCSE
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (4.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (3.70%) MCSA
3 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.23%) Degree
3 1 (1.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) NetCrunch
1 2 (2.47%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.23%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.41%) EMC
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle
2 6 (7.41%) VMware
3 5 (6.17%) Teradata
4 4 (4.94%) Cisco
5 2 (2.47%) Citrix
5 2 (2.47%) Splunk
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