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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 26 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 16 32 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.13% 10.96% 15.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.24% 39.51% 46.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 22
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£325 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £252 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.49 £21.33 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.92% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £29.50 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-14.40% +16.83%
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
37 81 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.86% 27.74% 33.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 31 52
Average daily rate £330 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £390 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -27.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -16 13 £363 +7.40% 17
Lewes 0 2 £298 -20.66%
Uckfield - - - -
Hove - - - -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 52 (72.22%) .NET
2 49 (68.06%) C#
3 38 (52.78%) SQL
4 27 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 25 (34.72%) MVC
6 24 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (29.17%) HTML
7 21 (29.17%) Windows
8 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
9 19 (26.39%) CSS
10 18 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 18 (25.00%) jQuery
10 18 (25.00%) Ajax
10 18 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 17 (23.61%) WinForms
11 17 (23.61%) Razor View Engine
12 16 (22.22%) LINQ
13 15 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (19.44%) T-SQL
15 13 (18.06%) SharePoint
16 12 (16.67%) TDD
17 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
18 10 (13.89%) SAS
19 9 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
19 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 9 (12.50%) Predictive Analytics
19 9 (12.50%) WCF
19 9 (12.50%) Analytics
19 9 (12.50%) Visualisation
19 9 (12.50%) Time Series Analysis

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (18.06%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.89%) SAS
3 5 (6.94%) IIS
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) DOC1
3 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (1.39%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.78%) QlikView
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.39%) MS Access
5 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (5.56%) Banking
2 3 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 50 (69.44%) Developer
2 26 (36.11%) C# Developer
3 23 (31.94%) .NET Developer
4 19 (26.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (23.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (22.22%) .NET Web Developer
6 16 (22.22%) C# Web Developer
6 16 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
6 16 (22.22%) Web Developer
7 15 (20.83%) Analyst
8 6 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Business Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) WinForms Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Data Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) Support Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) Business Data Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (72.22%) .NET
2 27 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 24 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (29.17%) HTML
5 19 (26.39%) CSS
6 18 (25.00%) Ajax
6 18 (25.00%) jQuery
7 17 (23.61%) Razor View Engine
7 17 (23.61%) WinForms
8 16 (22.22%) LINQ
9 9 (12.50%) WCF
10 6 (8.33%) WPF
10 6 (8.33%) .NET Framework
11 5 (6.94%) Web Services
11 5 (6.94%) XML
12 4 (5.56%) COM+
12 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (4.17%) HTML5
14 2 (2.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.17%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.72%) MVC
2 15 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.67%) TDD
4 9 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (12.50%) Predictive Analytics
4 9 (12.50%) Analytics
4 9 (12.50%) Time Series Analysis
5 4 (5.56%) Scrum
6 3 (4.17%) Data Management
7 2 (2.78%) Data Analysis
7 2 (2.78%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.78%) Workflow
7 2 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.78%) Unit Testing
7 2 (2.78%) Time Management
8 1 (1.39%) MVVM
8 1 (1.39%) Test Scripting
8 1 (1.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.39%) Web Development
8 1 (1.39%) EAM
Programming Languages
1 49 (68.06%) C#
2 38 (52.78%) SQL
3 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 14 (19.44%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.17%) VB
5 3 (4.17%) VB6
6 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.78%) VBScript
7 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.39%) VBA
7 1 (1.39%) XAML
7 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.39%) MCP
2 1 (1.39%) MCSE
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) NetCrunch
1 2 (2.78%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.39%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) EMC
2 4 (5.56%) Cisco
2 4 (5.56%) VMware
3 2 (2.78%) Teradata
3 2 (2.78%) Splunk
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle
4 1 (1.39%) Citrix
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