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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 11 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 33 44 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.59% 10.95% 5.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.77% 61.97% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 20
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£315 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.26% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £160 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £425 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.14%
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
65 71 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.90% 17.66% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 36 59
Average daily rate £315 £370 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.86% +16.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £201 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.56 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+2.99% -1.39%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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
Gatwick +10 10 £315 -
Crawley -11 3 £500 +30.71% 3
Worthing -2 2 - - 1
East Grinstead - 2 £394 -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Chichester - - - - 3
Haywards Heath - - - - 2
Horsham - - - - 2
Lancing - - - - 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - - 1
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 37 (53.62%) .NET
2 35 (50.72%) C#
3 30 (43.48%) SQL
4 26 (37.68%) JavaScript
5 25 (36.23%) Microsoft
5 25 (36.23%) MVC
6 23 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (31.88%) ASP.NET
8 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (23.19%) MS Excel
9 15 (21.74%) WCF
9 15 (21.74%) SharePoint
10 14 (20.29%) HTML
10 14 (20.29%) jQuery
11 13 (18.84%) Windows
12 12 (17.39%) .NET Framework
12 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (17.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 12 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (15.94%) Oracle
13 11 (15.94%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (14.49%) CSS
14 10 (14.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (13.04%) VB.NET
15 9 (13.04%) T-SQL
15 9 (13.04%) Finance
15 9 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
16 8 (11.59%) IIS
16 8 (11.59%) Ajax

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 15 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (11.59%) IIS
4 6 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (5.80%) Node.js
6 3 (4.35%) CMS
6 3 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.45%) SAS
8 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (23.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (7.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.45%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Firewall
2 3 (4.35%) Intranet
2 3 (4.35%) MPLS
3 2 (2.90%) VPN
3 2 (2.90%) VLAN
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.45%) SSL
4 1 (1.45%) LAN
4 1 (1.45%) WAN
4 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (14.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (4.35%) DTS
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.90%) Ingres
8 1 (1.45%) MySQL
8 1 (1.45%) QlikView
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (1.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.80%) NUnit
4 2 (2.90%) Subversion
4 2 (2.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.45%) Toad
5 1 (1.45%) ERwin
5 1 (1.45%) Selenium
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (13.04%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Marketing
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 35 (50.72%) Developer
2 22 (31.88%) .NET Developer
3 17 (24.64%) C# Developer
4 16 (23.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (13.04%) Consultant
6 7 (10.14%) DBA
7 6 (8.70%) Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Architect
7 6 (8.70%) Administrator
8 5 (7.25%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (7.25%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Consultant
9 4 (5.80%) GIS Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.80%) Applications Support
10 3 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
10 3 (4.35%) Support Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (53.62%) .NET
2 22 (31.88%) ASP.NET
3 15 (21.74%) WCF
4 14 (20.29%) jQuery
4 14 (20.29%) HTML
5 12 (17.39%) .NET Framework
5 12 (17.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 12 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (14.49%) CSS
7 8 (11.59%) Ajax
8 7 (10.14%) Web Services
9 5 (7.25%) WSH
9 5 (7.25%) REST
10 4 (5.80%) HTML5
11 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (4.35%) XHTML
12 2 (2.90%) WinForms
12 2 (2.90%) SOAP
12 2 (2.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) GIS
1 6 (8.70%) Statistics
2 5 (7.25%) Replication
2 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.35%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.90%) Blog
5 2 (2.90%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.45%) User Experience
6 1 (1.45%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.45%) DataPower
6 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.45%) NHS
6 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.45%) Clustering
6 1 (1.45%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.84%) Windows
2 3 (4.35%) Linux
3 2 (2.90%) Android
3 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.90%) UNIX
4 1 (1.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.23%) MVC
2 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.94%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (11.59%) Mentoring
5 7 (10.14%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (10.14%) CRM
6 6 (8.70%) TDD
6 6 (8.70%) Database Security
7 5 (7.25%) Business Transformation
7 5 (7.25%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (5.80%) Migration
8 4 (5.80%) ITIL
9 3 (4.35%) Business Continuity
9 3 (4.35%) Workflow
9 3 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (4.35%) BDD
10 2 (2.90%) Network Management
10 2 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.90%) Android Development
10 2 (2.90%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.72%) C#
2 30 (43.48%) SQL
3 26 (37.68%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 9 (13.04%) VB.NET
5 7 (10.14%) VBScript
6 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
7 5 (7.25%) C
7 5 (7.25%) VB
8 4 (5.80%) VB6
9 2 (2.90%) VBA
10 1 (1.45%) PHP
10 1 (1.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (4.35%) Degree
1 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.90%) CCNP
3 1 (1.45%) CCNA
3 1 (1.45%) MCSE
3 1 (1.45%) MCSA
3 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.45%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.25%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.90%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 25 (36.23%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.94%) Oracle
3 7 (10.14%) Informatica
4 5 (7.25%) Red Gate
5 3 (4.35%) VMware
5 3 (4.35%) Cisco
6 2 (2.90%) IBM
6 2 (2.90%) Capita
7 1 (1.45%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.45%) SAP
7 1 (1.45%) BT
7 1 (1.45%) HP
7 1 (1.45%) Citrix
West Sussex
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 325 per day
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