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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 38 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 44 77 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.87% 13.21% 10.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.59% 62.60% 62.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 61 27
Average daily rate £369 £395 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.64% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £495 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £346 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.10 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.33% +1.90%
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
131 123 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.49% 21.10% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 86 39
Average daily rate £388 £395 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.89% +23.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £48.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 26 £388 -6.62% 6
Gatwick -4 9 £428 -5.00% 1
Worthing -39 2 £310 -22.50% 2
Horsham -8 1 £250 -20.63% 2
Chichester - 1 £300 -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 34 (55.74%) .NET
2 33 (54.10%) SQL
3 27 (44.26%) JavaScript
4 24 (39.34%) C#
4 24 (39.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET
6 20 (32.79%) CSS
6 20 (32.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (31.15%) HTML
7 19 (31.15%) MVC
8 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
9 17 (27.87%) jQuery
10 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (21.31%) CRM
13 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
14 11 (18.03%) Finance
14 11 (18.03%) Visual Studio
14 11 (18.03%) Web Services
14 11 (18.03%) Ajax
15 10 (16.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (16.39%) XML
15 10 (16.39%) T-SQL
15 10 (16.39%) Workflow
15 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2014
16 9 (14.75%) Oracle
16 9 (14.75%) Windows
16 9 (14.75%) Apache
16 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (14.75%) ETL

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 9 (14.75%) Apache
2 5 (8.20%) Apache Spark
2 5 (8.20%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.56%) IIS
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (4.92%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.64%) CMS
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.64%) GitHub
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
1 1 (1.64%) Silverpop
1 1 (1.64%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Firewall
1 2 (3.28%) SAN
2 1 (1.64%) ADSL
2 1 (1.64%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.64%) DNS
2 1 (1.64%) IPsec
2 1 (1.64%) LAN
2 1 (1.64%) PBX
2 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.64%) VoIP
2 1 (1.64%) VPN
2 1 (1.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (39.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (32.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (16.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (14.75%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (11.48%) Big Data
6 6 (9.84%) Hadoop
6 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (8.20%) Apache Hive
7 5 (8.20%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (6.56%) MySQL
8 4 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (4.92%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (4.92%) DTS
9 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (3.28%) PowerPivot
10 2 (3.28%) QlikView
10 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.20%) NUnit
3 4 (6.56%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.64%) Subversion
5 1 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Law
3 2 (3.28%) Back Office
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (60.66%) Developer
2 17 (27.87%) .NET Developer
3 12 (19.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (19.67%) C# Developer
4 11 (18.03%) SQL Developer
5 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (14.75%) DBA
6 9 (14.75%) SQL DBA
7 8 (13.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (11.48%) SQL Server DBA
9 6 (9.84%) Analyst
9 6 (9.84%) CRM Developer
9 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Developer
9 6 (9.84%) Web Developer
10 5 (8.20%) Report Developer
11 4 (6.56%) Java Developer
11 4 (6.56%) Java Web Developer
11 4 (6.56%) Production DBA
11 4 (6.56%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (55.74%) .NET
2 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET
3 20 (32.79%) CSS
4 19 (31.15%) HTML
5 17 (27.87%) jQuery
6 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (18.03%) Ajax
7 11 (18.03%) Web Services
8 10 (16.39%) XML
9 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
9 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 8 (13.11%) Entity Framework
9 8 (13.11%) HTML5
10 7 (11.48%) Kendo UI
11 5 (8.20%) AngularJS
11 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 4 (6.56%) Apache Axis
12 4 (6.56%) JSON
12 4 (6.56%) REST
12 4 (6.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.48%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.92%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.28%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.28%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.64%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.28%) Linux
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) MVC
2 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (21.31%) CRM
4 10 (16.39%) Workflow
5 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (14.75%) ETL
5 9 (14.75%) Web Development
6 7 (11.48%) TDD
7 6 (9.84%) Case Management
7 6 (9.84%) Service Management
8 4 (6.56%) Data Migration
8 4 (6.56%) Migration
9 3 (4.92%) BDD
9 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.28%) Analytics
10 2 (3.28%) Data Transformation
10 2 (3.28%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (3.28%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 2 (3.28%) SDLC
10 2 (3.28%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 33 (54.10%) SQL
2 27 (44.26%) JavaScript
3 24 (39.34%) C#
4 10 (16.39%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.56%) Java
5 4 (6.56%) XPath
6 2 (3.28%) C
7 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.84%) MCP
3 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.28%) Degree
5 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) MCSE
5 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.28%) vSphere
3 1 (1.64%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.64%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.64%) vCloud
3 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.64%) MOM
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.75%) Oracle
3 8 (13.11%) Cognos
4 7 (11.48%) Telerik
5 5 (8.20%) Tableau
5 5 (8.20%) VMware
6 4 (6.56%) Blue Prism
7 3 (4.92%) Cisco
7 3 (4.92%) IBM
7 3 (4.92%) SAP
8 1 (1.64%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.64%) Adobe
8 1 (1.64%) Apple
8 1 (1.64%) Citrix
8 1 (1.64%) Dell
8 1 (1.64%) F5
8 1 (1.64%) HP
8 1 (1.64%) Panasonic
8 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.64%) Talend
Worthing, West Sussex
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