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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 22 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 35 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.89% 7.58% 6.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.30% 44.83% 49.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 21
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£400 £313 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £228 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +12.72%
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
74 58 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 14.57% 16.91% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 29 43
Average daily rate £400 £300 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £200 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Average hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.52%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Worthing -4 8 £420 +110.00% 4
Crawley -10 7 £400 -15.78% 7
Gatwick - 6 £406 - 1
East Grinstead +1 3 £475 +52.00%
Horsham +1 3 £275 +3.77% 6
Burgess Hill - 1 - - 1
Chichester - 1 £300 - 4
Arundel - - - -
Bognor Regis - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - - 1
Littlehampton - - - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Steyning - - - -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 38 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 35 (53.03%) Windows
3 27 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (37.88%) .NET
4 25 (37.88%) MS Exchange
5 21 (31.82%) Active Directory
5 21 (31.82%) C#
5 21 (31.82%) ITIL
6 20 (30.30%) JavaScript
6 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2003
6 20 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2007
7 18 (27.27%) SQL
8 17 (25.76%) HTML
9 16 (24.24%) Hyper-V
10 15 (22.73%) MVC
11 14 (21.21%) CSS
11 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (19.70%) MCSE
12 13 (19.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (18.18%) MCP
13 12 (18.18%) XML
14 11 (16.67%) ASP.NET
14 11 (16.67%) Clustering
14 11 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (15.15%) jQuery
15 10 (15.15%) HTML5
15 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (13.64%) VMware
16 9 (13.64%) Oracle

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 25 (37.88%) MS Exchange
2 20 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2003
2 20 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.58%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.58%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (7.58%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (7.58%) IIS
5 4 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (6.06%) Lync
5 4 (6.06%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (3.03%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) DHCP
1 6 (9.09%) DNS
1 6 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (1.52%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.06%) RDBMS
5 4 (6.06%) PowerCenter
6 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.03%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.03%) Big Data
7 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.55%) Selenium
4 2 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.03%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.03%) LoadUI
5 1 (1.52%) NUnit
5 1 (1.52%) MorphX
General
1 6 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Developer
2 20 (30.30%) Server Engineer
3 11 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 9 (13.64%) C# Developer
4 9 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Informatica Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.06%) SharePoint Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) Server Administrator
8 3 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (4.55%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (37.88%) .NET
2 17 (25.76%) HTML
3 14 (21.21%) CSS
4 12 (18.18%) XML
5 11 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 10 (15.15%) jQuery
6 10 (15.15%) HTML5
7 7 (10.61%) Ajax
8 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 6 (9.09%) WCF
9 5 (7.58%) CSS3
10 4 (6.06%) Web Services
10 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (6.06%) XSL
10 4 (6.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (6.06%) REST
10 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (4.55%) XSD
11 3 (4.55%) SOAP
11 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Clustering
2 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.06%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.55%) Blog
4 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.52%) User Experience
5 1 (1.52%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 35 (53.03%) Windows
2 27 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) ITIL
2 15 (22.73%) MVC
3 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.12%) ITIL V3
5 6 (9.09%) Workflow
6 4 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (4.55%) Web Development
7 3 (4.55%) Business Development
7 3 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.55%) TDD
7 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.55%) Web Design
7 3 (4.55%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.03%) CRM
8 2 (3.03%) ERP
8 2 (3.03%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (3.03%) MapReduce
8 2 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.82%) C#
2 20 (30.30%) JavaScript
3 18 (27.27%) SQL
4 4 (6.06%) C
5 3 (4.55%) Java
6 2 (3.03%) C++
6 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.52%) X++
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (19.70%) MCSE
3 12 (18.18%) MCP
4 6 (9.09%) Degree
5 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.03%) MCITP
7 1 (1.52%) MCSA
7 1 (1.52%) MCTS
7 1 (1.52%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 16 (24.24%) Hyper-V
3 9 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.64%) HP
2 9 (13.64%) Oracle
2 9 (13.64%) VMware
3 4 (6.06%) Riverbed
3 4 (6.06%) SolarWinds
3 4 (6.06%) Meraki
3 4 (6.06%) Cisco
3 4 (6.06%) Informatica
4 1 (1.52%) Baan
4 1 (1.52%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.52%) Sophos
4 1 (1.52%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.52%) SAP
4 1 (1.52%) Dell
Gatwick, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Gold Group
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago