The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 1 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 8 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 34.78% 10.00% 6.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 88.89% 37.50% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Median daily rate £238 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.92% -12.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £30.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +36.66%
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 Sussex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
9 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 39.13% 26.67% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
Median daily rate £238 £325 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.92% -51.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sussex 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 Sussex

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Sussex

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) T-SQL
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
4 5 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (30.00%) ETL
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) SAP
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (20.00%) CRM
7 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 1 (10.00%) SOA
8 1 (10.00%) ERP
8 1 (10.00%) Finance
8 1 (10.00%) Migration
8 1 (10.00%) VMware
8 1 (10.00%) HTML
8 1 (10.00%) Java
8 1 (10.00%) MySQL

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) DBA
4 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ETL
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) RAD
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) T-SQL
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) VMware