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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 49 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 15.31% 11.96% 11.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 69.01% 55.93% 53.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 22 7
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£320 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £523 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.10 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+0.31% +16.36%
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 59 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 22.19% 21.38% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 39 16
Average daily rate £325 £345 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £211 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £425 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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 -4 30 £315 -10.00% 19
Lewes - 5 £325 - 1
Hastings - 2 - -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 29 (46.03%) C#
1 29 (46.03%) .NET
2 25 (39.68%) JavaScript
3 23 (36.51%) SQL
4 17 (26.98%) HTML
5 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET
6 15 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 14 (22.22%) MVC
7 14 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (19.05%) Windows
9 11 (17.46%) jQuery
9 11 (17.46%) CSS
9 11 (17.46%) T-SQL
10 10 (15.87%) Visual Studio
10 10 (15.87%) ETL
10 10 (15.87%) VMware
10 10 (15.87%) Finance
10 10 (15.87%) Data Management
10 10 (15.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (14.29%) .NET Framework
11 9 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (12.70%) Data Quality
12 8 (12.70%) SharePoint
13 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
13 7 (11.11%) OO
13 7 (11.11%) Oracle
13 7 (11.11%) Ajax

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 8 (12.70%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.52%) IIS
3 4 (6.35%) SAS
4 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.59%) Apache
6 1 (1.59%) CMS
6 1 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.59%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.59%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) SaaS
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) SAN
2 2 (3.17%) Firewall
2 2 (3.17%) VoIP
2 2 (3.17%) VPN
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.59%) Network Security
3 1 (1.59%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (15.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (6.35%) QlikView
7 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (3.17%) MySQL
8 2 (3.17%) OLAP
9 1 (1.59%) MS Access
9 1 (1.59%) DB2
9 1 (1.59%) OLTP
9 1 (1.59%) PowerCenter
9 1 (1.59%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.59%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (15.87%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.59%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.59%) Moq
4 1 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.59%) Toad
4 1 (1.59%) ERwin
4 1 (1.59%) NUnit
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Private Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (52.38%) Developer
2 14 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 13 (20.63%) C# Developer
4 12 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Architect
6 8 (12.70%) Analyst
7 7 (11.11%) Data Architect
8 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (6.35%) Web Developer
11 3 (4.76%) Software Developer
11 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (3.17%) C# Software Developer
12 2 (3.17%) C# Programmer
12 2 (3.17%) .NET Software Developer
12 2 (3.17%) SQL Server BI Developer
12 2 (3.17%) .NET Programmer
12 2 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
12 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.03%) .NET
2 17 (26.98%) HTML
3 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET
4 11 (17.46%) CSS
4 11 (17.46%) jQuery
5 9 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 7 (11.11%) Ajax
6 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (7.94%) WCF
8 4 (6.35%) LINQ
8 4 (6.35%) HTML5
8 4 (6.35%) Web Services
9 3 (4.76%) Entity Framework
9 3 (4.76%) CSS3
9 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (3.17%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (3.17%) XML
10 2 (3.17%) NHibernate
10 2 (3.17%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.17%) Reference Data
2 2 (3.17%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Windows
2 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.35%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.59%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (22.22%) MVC
3 10 (15.87%) ETL
3 10 (15.87%) Data Management
4 7 (11.11%) OO
4 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.52%) Data Modelling
6 5 (7.94%) Data Analysis
6 5 (7.94%) Migration
6 5 (7.94%) Data Architecture
6 5 (7.94%) Web Design
7 4 (6.35%) TDD
7 4 (6.35%) Master Data Management
8 3 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.76%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.76%) Data Governance
8 3 (4.76%) CRM
9 2 (3.17%) OOP
9 2 (3.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.03%) C#
2 25 (39.68%) JavaScript
3 23 (36.51%) SQL
4 11 (17.46%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.17%) Python
6 1 (1.59%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.59%) CCIE
2 1 (1.59%) CCNP
2 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) Data Quality
2 5 (7.94%) QA
3 1 (1.59%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.59%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.87%) VMware
3 7 (11.11%) Oracle
4 5 (7.94%) EMC
4 5 (7.94%) Informatica
5 2 (3.17%) IBM
5 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.17%) Teradata
5 2 (3.17%) Capita
6 1 (1.59%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.59%) F5
6 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.59%) Citrix
6 1 (1.59%) Juniper
6 1 (1.59%) CA
6 1 (1.59%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.59%) Cognos
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco