The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 46 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 10 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.84% 3.55% 2.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.35% 18.06% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 6
Average daily rate
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£338 £295 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.40% -16.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £290 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -34.42%
SQL Server 2008
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
107 72 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.67% 19.67% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 51 46
Average daily rate £338 £315 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £221 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £625 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the West Sussex region.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the West Sussex region.

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 September 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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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
Crawley -3 7 £335 -33.00%
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (82.61%) SQL
3 17 (73.91%) C#
3 17 (73.91%) .NET
3 17 (73.91%) SharePoint
4 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
5 13 (56.52%) T-SQL
5 13 (56.52%) Windows
6 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
6 12 (52.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (52.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (52.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (43.48%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (43.48%) ITIL
9 9 (39.13%) Visual Studio
9 9 (39.13%) MDX
9 9 (39.13%) X++
9 9 (39.13%) Tableau
9 9 (39.13%) ITIL V3
9 9 (39.13%) Data Structures
10 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
11 7 (30.43%) CSS
11 7 (30.43%) HTML
11 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
11 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (26.09%) HTML5
12 6 (26.09%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (21.74%) Intranet

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (73.91%) SharePoint
2 6 (26.09%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (21.74%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (13.04%) IIS
5 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (4.35%) MS Project Server
5 1 (4.35%) Lync
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
2 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Intranet
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (52.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (52.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.35%) OLTP
6 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (39.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.35%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Developer
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) DBA
5 2 (8.70%) SQL DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Project Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
3 9 (39.13%) MDX
4 7 (30.43%) HTML
4 7 (30.43%) CSS
5 6 (26.09%) HTML5
6 5 (21.74%) CSS3
7 2 (8.70%) jQuery
7 2 (8.70%) COM+
8 1 (4.35%) DHTML
8 1 (4.35%) XML
8 1 (4.35%) XSLT
8 1 (4.35%) XHTML
8 1 (4.35%) Ajax
8 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.35%) WCF
8 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Data Structures
2 3 (13.04%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
1 10 (43.48%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (39.13%) ITIL V3
3 4 (17.39%) MVC
4 2 (8.70%) Web Development
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) TDD
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.35%) UML
5 1 (4.35%) CRM
5 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 17 (73.91%) C#
3 13 (56.52%) T-SQL
4 9 (39.13%) X++
5 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
6 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.35%) MCTS
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) Tableau
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) EMC
4 1 (4.35%) BMC