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 3 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 51 31 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.41% 8.33% 11.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.66% 41.89% 62.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 21 28
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£328 £315 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.96% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £203 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £488 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £28.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+13.91% -4.16%
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
107 74 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.74% 19.89% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 52 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 £222 £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 £31.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% +1.63%

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 3 September 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 3 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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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 +8 21 £328 -15.48% 7
East Grinstead +5 6 £300 -4.00%
Horsham -2 4 £338 +66.66% 2
Gatwick -5 3 £338 +4.24%
Worthing -12 1 £400 - 2
Chichester - 1 £188 - 2
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 57 (55.34%) SQL
2 55 (53.40%) .NET
3 50 (48.54%) C#
4 37 (35.92%) HTML
4 37 (35.92%) CSS
5 36 (34.95%) ASP.NET
6 34 (33.01%) JavaScript
7 32 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (30.10%) Windows
9 29 (28.16%) MVC
10 25 (24.27%) jQuery
10 25 (24.27%) SQL Server 2012
11 24 (23.30%) Microsoft
12 23 (22.33%) T-SQL
12 23 (22.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 21 (20.39%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (19.42%) Visual Studio
14 20 (19.42%) SharePoint
15 19 (18.45%) IIS
15 19 (18.45%) Active Directory
15 19 (18.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 16 (15.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 15 (14.56%) PowerShell
17 15 (14.56%) ITIL
18 14 (13.59%) E-Commerce
18 14 (13.59%) Business Intelligence
18 14 (13.59%) HTML5
18 14 (13.59%) Windows Server 2012
19 13 (12.62%) AngularJS
19 13 (12.62%) CSS3

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (19.42%) SharePoint
2 19 (18.45%) IIS
3 6 (5.83%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (4.85%) Apache
4 5 (4.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (3.88%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.91%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.94%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.94%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.97%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.97%) JBoss
8 1 (0.97%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.97%) Mule
8 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.97%) Lync
8 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.97%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 12 (11.65%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.97%) MS Project
3 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Office 365
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.77%) DNS
2 7 (6.80%) Firewall
3 6 (5.83%) Intranet
4 4 (3.88%) VPN
5 3 (2.91%) SAN
6 2 (1.94%) DHCP
7 1 (0.97%) WAN
7 1 (0.97%) Internet
7 1 (0.97%) BT 21CN
7 1 (0.97%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 23 (22.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (18.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (15.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (12.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (8.74%) Big Data
7 8 (7.77%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (7.77%) Hadoop
8 7 (6.80%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.91%) DataStage
10 2 (1.94%) MySQL
10 2 (1.94%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.97%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (0.97%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.97%) OLAP
11 1 (0.97%) DTS
11 1 (0.97%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 20 (19.42%) Visual Studio
2 13 (12.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.77%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.77%) Subversion
4 7 (6.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (6.80%) Selenium
5 6 (5.83%) SoapUI
5 6 (5.83%) LoadUI
6 5 (4.85%) Fiddler
7 2 (1.94%) JUnit
7 2 (1.94%) Maven
7 2 (1.94%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.94%) JMeter
7 2 (1.94%) NetBeans
7 2 (1.94%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.97%) NeoLoad
8 1 (0.97%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.97%) Zephyr
8 1 (0.97%) NUnit
8 1 (0.97%) StarTeam
General
1 8 (7.77%) Finance
2 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (54.37%) Developer
2 23 (22.33%) .NET Developer
3 15 (14.56%) DBA
4 11 (10.68%) Administrator
5 10 (9.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 9 (8.74%) SQL Developer
6 9 (8.74%) SQL DBA
7 8 (7.77%) C# Developer
8 7 (6.80%) SQL Server DBA
9 6 (5.83%) Analyst
10 5 (4.85%) Architect
10 5 (4.85%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (3.88%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (3.88%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (3.88%) Support Engineer
11 4 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support
11 4 (3.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (53.40%) .NET
2 37 (35.92%) HTML
2 37 (35.92%) CSS
3 36 (34.95%) ASP.NET
4 25 (24.27%) jQuery
5 14 (13.59%) HTML5
6 13 (12.62%) CSS3
6 13 (12.62%) AngularJS
7 12 (11.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (11.65%) Web Services
8 11 (10.68%) XML
9 10 (9.71%) .NET Framework
10 9 (8.74%) MDX
11 7 (6.80%) Ajax
11 7 (6.80%) SOAP
12 6 (5.83%) RESTful
13 5 (4.85%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 4 (3.88%) Entity Framework
14 4 (3.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.74%) Data Structures
2 7 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.85%) Replication
4 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.91%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.91%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.94%) User Experience
5 2 (1.94%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.94%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.94%) GIS
5 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.97%) PMI
6 1 (0.97%) NHS
6 1 (0.97%) Clustering
6 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (30.10%) Windows
2 21 (20.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (13.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.91%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.91%) Linux
4 3 (2.91%) UNIX
5 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (28.16%) MVC
3 15 (14.56%) ITIL
4 14 (13.59%) E-Commerce
4 14 (13.59%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (11.65%) Scrum
6 9 (8.74%) ITIL V3
7 8 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (7.77%) MapReduce
7 8 (7.77%) TDD
7 8 (7.77%) SOA
7 8 (7.77%) UML
8 6 (5.83%) Software Engineering
8 6 (5.83%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (5.83%) SDLC
9 5 (4.85%) Load Balancing
9 5 (4.85%) Data Analysis
9 5 (4.85%) Incident Management
9 5 (4.85%) Data Modelling
10 4 (3.88%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 57 (55.34%) SQL
2 50 (48.54%) C#
3 34 (33.01%) JavaScript
4 23 (22.33%) T-SQL
5 15 (14.56%) PowerShell
6 9 (8.74%) X++
7 8 (7.77%) Java
8 7 (6.80%) VB.NET
9 5 (4.85%) C++
10 4 (3.88%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.91%) VB
11 3 (2.91%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.94%) VB6
12 2 (1.94%) Python
12 2 (1.94%) C
13 1 (0.97%) VBScript
13 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (6.80%) Degree
2 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.97%) MCTS
5 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.97%) ISEB
5 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) PMBOK
System Software
1 19 (18.45%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.88%) SCCM
2 2 (1.94%) SCOM
2 2 (1.94%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.97%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.97%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.97%) SCSM
Vendors
1 24 (23.30%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.71%) VMware
3 9 (8.74%) Tableau
4 8 (7.77%) Oracle
5 4 (3.88%) Cisco
6 3 (2.91%) Cognos
6 3 (2.91%) Informatica
6 3 (2.91%) Teradata
7 2 (1.94%) EMC
7 2 (1.94%) IBM
8 1 (0.97%) BMC
8 1 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.97%) BT
8 1 (0.97%) MuleSoft