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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 24 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 24 31 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.83% 9.84% 8.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 36.36% 50.82% 48.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 29
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£381 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £233 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £494 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £29.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +6.36%
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
66 61 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.02% 19.37% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 29 58
Average daily rate £340 £313 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £200 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 1
Average hourly rate - £23.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+24.07% -10.00%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
(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 +7 7 £340 -
Crawley -8 7 £400 -15.78% 6
East Grinstead 0 2 £475 +52.00% 1
Worthing -10 1 - - 3
Burgess Hill - 1 - - 1
Chichester - 1 £300 - 1
Horsham - 1 £260 - 7
Littlehampton - - - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Steyning - - - - 3
Haywards Heath - - - - 1
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 34 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 29 (46.77%) .NET
3 26 (41.94%) C#
4 24 (38.71%) Windows
5 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
6 18 (29.03%) MVC
6 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (27.42%) MS Exchange
8 16 (25.81%) HTML
8 16 (25.81%) SQL
9 14 (22.58%) ASP.NET
9 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (20.97%) CSS
10 13 (20.97%) ITIL
10 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
11 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (17.74%) jQuery
12 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (17.74%) HTML5
12 11 (17.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (16.13%) MCSE
13 10 (16.13%) XML
13 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (14.52%) MCP
15 8 (12.90%) .NET Framework
15 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (12.90%) Oracle

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 17 (27.42%) MS Exchange
2 12 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (11.29%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (6.45%) Lync
5 4 (6.45%) IIS
5 4 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.84%) CMS
6 3 (4.84%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (4.84%) Node.js
7 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.61%) SAS
8 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.61%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) PBX
1 1 (1.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (17.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.45%) RDBMS
5 4 (6.45%) PowerCenter
5 4 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.61%) MySQL
6 1 (1.61%) QlikView
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
1 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.23%) NUnit
3 1 (1.61%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) MorphX
3 1 (1.61%) Selenium
3 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (45.16%) Developer
2 13 (20.97%) Server Engineer
3 12 (19.35%) .NET Developer
4 10 (16.13%) C# Developer
5 9 (14.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Informatica Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Windows Server Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Consultant
8 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) GIS Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Architect
9 3 (4.84%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) SharePoint Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
10 2 (3.23%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.77%) .NET
2 16 (25.81%) HTML
3 14 (22.58%) ASP.NET
4 13 (20.97%) CSS
5 11 (17.74%) jQuery
5 11 (17.74%) HTML5
6 10 (16.13%) XML
7 8 (12.90%) .NET Framework
8 7 (11.29%) WCF
8 7 (11.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (9.68%) Ajax
9 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (8.06%) REST
11 4 (6.45%) CSS3
12 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
12 3 (4.84%) XSL
12 3 (4.84%) XSD
12 3 (4.84%) Web Services
13 2 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Clustering
2 5 (8.06%) GIS
3 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (3.23%) Blog
4 2 (3.23%) Statistics
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Replication
5 1 (1.61%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.61%) NHS
5 1 (1.61%) DataPower
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.71%) Windows
2 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) AIX
5 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) MVC
2 13 (20.97%) ITIL
3 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (11.29%) ITIL V3
5 6 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (9.68%) TDD
6 4 (6.45%) Workflow
7 3 (4.84%) Web Design
7 3 (4.84%) Web Development
8 2 (3.23%) Business Development
8 2 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.23%) Data Architecture
8 2 (3.23%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (3.23%) Scrum
8 2 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (3.23%) CRM
8 2 (3.23%) ERP
8 2 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.23%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.94%) C#
2 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
3 16 (25.81%) SQL
4 4 (6.45%) C
5 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.61%) VBScript
6 1 (1.61%) VB
6 1 (1.61%) X++
6 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (16.13%) MCSE
3 9 (14.52%) MCP
4 4 (6.45%) Degree
5 2 (3.23%) MCITP
5 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) MCSA
6 1 (1.61%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 7 (11.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.90%) Oracle
3 7 (11.29%) Informatica
4 4 (6.45%) Cisco
4 4 (6.45%) Riverbed
4 4 (6.45%) SolarWinds
4 4 (6.45%) Meraki
5 2 (3.23%) SAP
5 2 (3.23%) VMware
5 2 (3.23%) IBM
6 1 (1.61%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.61%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.61%) Baan
6 1 (1.61%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.61%) Sophos
6 1 (1.61%) HP
6 1 (1.61%) Dell
6 1 (1.61%) Red Gate
Chichester, West Sussex
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