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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 29 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 16 37 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.30% 7.96% 7.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.84% 43.53% 44.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 28 14
Average daily rate £338 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £307 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £347 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.72% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.57% -4.36%
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
95 85 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.59% 18.28% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 57 27
Average daily rate £375 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 10
Average hourly rate £21.25 £9.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.11% -60.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £9.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

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 5 February 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 5 February 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
Gatwick -8 3 £475 +39.70%
Crawley -11 3 £325 -18.75% 6
Worthing -1 2 £350 -16.66% 2
Chichester -7 1 £325 +8.33% 1
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 24 (52.17%) .NET
2 23 (50.00%) C#
3 22 (47.83%) MVC
4 21 (45.65%) CSS
5 20 (43.48%) HTML
6 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
7 15 (32.61%) SQL
7 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
8 13 (28.26%) jQuery
9 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (26.09%) Windows
10 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
10 11 (23.91%) TDD
10 11 (23.91%) HTML5
11 10 (21.74%) Web Services
12 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (17.39%) ITIL
12 8 (17.39%) IBM
12 8 (17.39%) Finance
12 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
13 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (15.22%) CMS
13 7 (15.22%) Sitecore
13 7 (15.22%) Entity Framework
13 7 (15.22%) CSS3
13 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
14 6 (13.04%) Sitecore CMS
14 6 (13.04%) Windows Server

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 7 (15.22%) CMS
2 6 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (13.04%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (6.52%) Documentum
3 3 (6.52%) IIS
4 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.87%) MS Office
3 3 (6.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) SAN
2 2 (4.35%) Intranet
3 1 (2.17%) ADSL
3 1 (2.17%) DNS
3 1 (2.17%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) IPsec
3 1 (2.17%) LAN
3 1 (2.17%) PBX
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) VPN
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.52%) EDRMS
5 1 (2.17%) MS Access
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Subversion
2 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.52%) NUnit
3 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Developer
2 16 (34.78%) C# Developer
3 12 (26.09%) .NET Developer
4 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 9 (19.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (17.39%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Analyst
6 7 (15.22%) DBA
6 7 (15.22%) HTML Developer
6 7 (15.22%) SQL DBA
6 7 (15.22%) SQL Server DBA
7 6 (13.04%) HTML CSS Developer
7 6 (13.04%) Sitecore Developer
8 5 (10.87%) Production DBA
8 5 (10.87%) Senior DBA
8 5 (10.87%) Senior SQL DBA
8 5 (10.87%) Senior SQL Server DBA
8 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Production DBA
9 4 (8.70%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (52.17%) .NET
2 21 (45.65%) CSS
3 20 (43.48%) HTML
4 13 (28.26%) jQuery
5 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
5 11 (23.91%) HTML5
6 10 (21.74%) Web Services
7 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
7 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (15.22%) CSS3
8 7 (15.22%) Entity Framework
9 6 (13.04%) Ajax
9 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (13.04%) WCF
10 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
11 4 (8.70%) Kendo UI
12 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (4.35%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.17%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.17%) Linux
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) MVC
2 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (23.91%) TDD
4 8 (17.39%) ITIL
5 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
6 5 (10.87%) CRM
6 5 (10.87%) Scrum
6 5 (10.87%) Server Building
7 4 (8.70%) BDD
7 4 (8.70%) Migration
8 3 (6.52%) Analytics
8 3 (6.52%) Campaign Management
8 3 (6.52%) Change Control
8 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.52%) RAD
8 3 (6.52%) Service Desk Management
9 1 (2.17%) DevOps
9 1 (2.17%) Front End Development
9 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (50.00%) C#
2 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 15 (32.61%) SQL
4 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.52%) VBA
5 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.17%) C
6 1 (2.17%) C++
6 1 (2.17%) Java
6 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.17%) MCSE
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (2.17%) vCloud
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) SCSM
2 2 (4.35%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.17%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) IBM
3 7 (15.22%) Sitecore
4 5 (10.87%) Cognos
5 3 (6.52%) Adobe
5 3 (6.52%) Oracle
5 3 (6.52%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (6.52%) Telerik
5 3 (6.52%) VMware
6 2 (4.35%) Dell
7 1 (2.17%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco
7 1 (2.17%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.17%) Panasonic