The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £369 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.42% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Azure SQL Database
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 West Sussex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
111 125 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.42% 24.65% 19.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 80 52
Median daily rate £365 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £281 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £438 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -