The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 over the 3 months to 4 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 57 34 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.59% 9.19% 9.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.77% 45.33% 63.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 24 24
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£325 £314 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.58% -9.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £230 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £485 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
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 West Sussex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
106 75 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.54% 20.27% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 54 38
Average daily rate £330 £298 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.92% -20.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £458 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

SQL Server
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 across the West Sussex region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

SQL Server
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 across the West Sussex region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

SQL Server
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 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Crawley +13 21 £333 -14.19% 4
East Grinstead +3 5 £300 -23.80%
Horsham -2 5 £325 +60.49% 3
Gatwick -6 3 £338 +4.24%
Worthing -10 1 £313 +5.04% 1
Chichester - 1 £188 - 1
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 61 (52.14%) SQL
2 54 (46.15%) .NET
3 48 (41.03%) C#
4 42 (35.90%) Windows
5 37 (31.62%) ASP.NET
6 36 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 35 (29.91%) HTML
7 35 (29.91%) CSS
8 33 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (26.50%) Microsoft
10 29 (24.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 26 (22.22%) Active Directory
11 26 (22.22%) MVC
12 25 (21.37%) SQL Server 2012
13 24 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
14 23 (19.66%) Visual Studio
14 23 (19.66%) T-SQL
15 22 (18.80%) ITIL
15 22 (18.80%) jQuery
16 20 (17.09%) SharePoint
17 19 (16.24%) IIS
17 19 (16.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 16 (13.68%) VMware
18 16 (13.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 15 (12.82%) PowerShell
19 15 (12.82%) HTML5
19 15 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
20 14 (11.97%) CSS3
20 14 (11.97%) VMware Infrastructure
20 14 (11.97%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 20 (17.09%) SharePoint
2 19 (16.24%) IIS
3 9 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 7 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (5.13%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (4.27%) Apache
6 5 (4.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (3.42%) Apache Pig
7 4 (3.42%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (2.56%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.71%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.85%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.85%) Mule
10 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.85%) Lync
10 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.85%) JBoss
10 1 (0.85%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.98%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) MS Project
3 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.71%) Office 365
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.11%) DNS
2 8 (6.84%) SAN
3 7 (5.98%) Intranet
3 7 (5.98%) DHCP
3 7 (5.98%) Firewall
4 4 (3.42%) VPN
5 2 (1.71%) Internet
6 1 (0.85%) BT 21CN
6 1 (0.85%) Skype
6 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.37%) SQL Server 2012
2 24 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (16.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (13.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (11.11%) Big Data
6 12 (10.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (10.26%) Hadoop
7 7 (5.98%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.42%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.56%) DataStage
10 2 (1.71%) MySQL
10 2 (1.71%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.71%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.85%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.85%) OLAP
11 1 (0.85%) DTS
11 1 (0.85%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 23 (19.66%) Visual Studio
2 13 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (8.55%) Selenium
3 10 (8.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (7.69%) SoapUI
4 9 (7.69%) LoadUI
5 6 (5.13%) Git (software)
5 6 (5.13%) Subversion
6 5 (4.27%) Fiddler
7 2 (1.71%) JUnit
7 2 (1.71%) Maven
7 2 (1.71%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.71%) JMeter
7 2 (1.71%) NetBeans
7 2 (1.71%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.85%) NeoLoad
8 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.85%) Zephyr
8 1 (0.85%) NUnit
8 1 (0.85%) StarTeam
General
1 9 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (47.86%) Developer
2 23 (19.66%) .NET Developer
3 17 (14.53%) DBA
4 13 (11.11%) Administrator
5 11 (9.40%) SQL DBA
6 10 (8.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 9 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
7 9 (7.69%) SQL Developer
8 8 (6.84%) C# Developer
8 8 (6.84%) Architect
9 7 (5.98%) Server Engineer
10 6 (5.13%) Analyst
10 6 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (4.27%) Data Architect
11 5 (4.27%) Senior Developer
11 5 (4.27%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (4.27%) C# .NET Developer
12 4 (3.42%) Big Data Architect
12 4 (3.42%) C++ Software Developer
12 4 (3.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (46.15%) .NET
2 37 (31.62%) ASP.NET
3 35 (29.91%) CSS
3 35 (29.91%) HTML
4 22 (18.80%) jQuery
5 15 (12.82%) HTML5
6 14 (11.97%) CSS3
7 12 (10.26%) Web Services
7 12 (10.26%) XML
8 11 (9.40%) SOAP
8 11 (9.40%) AngularJS
8 11 (9.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (8.55%) .NET Framework
10 9 (7.69%) MDX
11 8 (6.84%) Ajax
12 5 (4.27%) RESTful
12 5 (4.27%) XSL
12 5 (4.27%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (3.42%) WCF
13 4 (3.42%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 5 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.27%) Replication
2 5 (4.27%) Clustering
3 4 (3.42%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.42%) Private Cloud
4 3 (2.56%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.56%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.71%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.71%) GIS
5 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.71%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
6 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.85%) PMI
6 1 (0.85%) NHS
6 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 42 (35.90%) Windows
2 29 (24.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (6.84%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.56%) UNIX
6 3 (2.56%) Linux
7 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (22.22%) MVC
3 22 (18.80%) ITIL
4 14 (11.97%) E-Commerce
4 14 (11.97%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (9.40%) SOA
5 11 (9.40%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (9.40%) MapReduce
6 10 (8.55%) ITIL V3
6 10 (8.55%) Scrum
7 9 (7.69%) UML
8 8 (6.84%) Data Modelling
8 8 (6.84%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (5.98%) TDD
9 7 (5.98%) Software Engineering
10 6 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (5.13%) SDLC
11 5 (4.27%) Load Balancing
11 5 (4.27%) Data Analysis
11 5 (4.27%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (52.14%) SQL
2 48 (41.03%) C#
3 36 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 23 (19.66%) T-SQL
5 15 (12.82%) PowerShell
6 12 (10.26%) Java
7 9 (7.69%) X++
8 7 (5.98%) VB.NET
8 7 (5.98%) C++
9 4 (3.42%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.56%) VB
10 3 (2.56%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.71%) VB6
11 2 (1.71%) Python
11 2 (1.71%) C
12 1 (0.85%) VBScript
12 1 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (6.84%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (6.84%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.42%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.42%) MCSE
4 3 (2.56%) MCP
4 3 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.85%) MCTS
6 1 (0.85%) MCITP
6 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.85%) ISEB
6 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) PMBOK
System Software
1 26 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (10.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) SCCM
2 2 (1.71%) SCOM
2 2 (1.71%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.85%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.85%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.85%) SCSM
Vendors
1 31 (26.50%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.68%) VMware
3 12 (10.26%) Oracle
4 9 (7.69%) Tableau
5 7 (5.98%) HP
6 4 (3.42%) Cisco
7 3 (2.56%) Cognos
7 3 (2.56%) Teradata
7 3 (2.56%) Informatica
8 2 (1.71%) IBM
8 2 (1.71%) EMC
9 1 (0.85%) BMC
9 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.85%) BT
9 1 (0.85%) MuleSoft
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