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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 18 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 29 42 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 7.88% 10.80% 10.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.28% 58.33% 45.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 33
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£340 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.62% +27.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £355 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £463 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £20.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +6.66%
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
72 72 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.57% 18.51% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 33 74
Average daily rate £350 £401 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.60% +24.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £20.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -9.83%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 0 10 £339 - 1
Worthing - 10 £375 - 1
Crawley -13 2 £275 -35.29% 5
East Grinstead -1 1 £475 +18.60%
Burgess Hill - - - -
Chichester - - - - 2
Haywards Heath - - - -
Horsham - - - - 6
Littlehampton - - - -
Pulborough - - - - 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 27 (44.26%) Microsoft
2 25 (40.98%) SQL
2 25 (40.98%) .NET
3 24 (39.34%) C#
4 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
4 19 (31.15%) Windows
5 17 (27.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (26.23%) MVC
7 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET
7 14 (22.95%) Active Directory
8 13 (21.31%) MS Exchange
8 13 (21.31%) ITIL
8 13 (21.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (18.03%) MCSE
10 11 (18.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (16.39%) Oracle
11 10 (16.39%) .NET Framework
11 10 (16.39%) jQuery
11 10 (16.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 9 (14.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (14.75%) HTML
12 9 (14.75%) CSS
12 9 (14.75%) Informatica
12 9 (14.75%) MCP
13 8 (13.11%) Clustering

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 13 (21.31%) MS Exchange
2 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.56%) IIS
4 4 (6.56%) Node.js
5 3 (4.92%) CMS
6 2 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.64%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) LAN
1 1 (1.64%) WAN
1 1 (1.64%) SSL
1 1 (1.64%) Intranet
1 1 (1.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.87%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (18.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (14.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.92%) PowerCenter
6 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.64%) QlikView
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.64%) Big Data
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.56%) NUnit
3 2 (3.28%) Subversion
3 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.64%) Selenium
4 1 (1.64%) ERwin
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (49.18%) Developer
2 15 (24.59%) .NET Developer
3 13 (21.31%) C# Developer
3 13 (21.31%) Server Engineer
4 12 (19.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Administrator
6 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (9.84%) DBA
6 6 (9.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Informatica Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Windows Server Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) GIS Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Architect
9 3 (4.92%) SQL Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Windows Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Consultant
10 2 (3.28%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Data Analyst
11 1 (1.64%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.98%) .NET
2 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET
3 10 (16.39%) .NET Framework
3 10 (16.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 10 (16.39%) jQuery
4 9 (14.75%) HTML
4 9 (14.75%) CSS
5 8 (13.11%) WCF
6 6 (9.84%) HTML5
7 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (8.20%) Ajax
7 5 (8.20%) WSH
7 5 (8.20%) Web Services
7 5 (8.20%) XML
8 3 (4.92%) REST
8 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (3.28%) SignalR
9 2 (3.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (3.28%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Clustering
2 6 (9.84%) GIS
2 6 (9.84%) Statistics
3 5 (8.20%) Replication
4 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.28%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.64%) User Experience
6 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.64%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.64%) NHS
6 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.64%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.64%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.15%) Windows
2 13 (21.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.64%) Android
5 1 (1.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) MVC
2 13 (21.31%) ITIL
3 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.48%) ITIL V3
4 7 (11.48%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (9.84%) TDD
6 5 (8.20%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (8.20%) Database Security
7 3 (4.92%) BDD
8 2 (3.28%) ETL
8 2 (3.28%) Line Management
8 2 (3.28%) Service Management
8 2 (3.28%) CRM
8 2 (3.28%) Scrum
8 2 (3.28%) Data Architecture
8 2 (3.28%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (3.28%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.98%) SQL
2 24 (39.34%) C#
3 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.84%) PowerShell
5 5 (8.20%) VBScript
5 5 (8.20%) C
6 4 (6.56%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.64%) VB
8 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.03%) MCSE
3 9 (14.75%) MCP
4 2 (3.28%) MCSA
4 2 (3.28%) MCITP
5 1 (1.64%) Degree
5 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) MCTS
5 1 (1.64%) CCNA
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.64%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (22.95%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 7 (11.48%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (44.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.39%) Oracle
3 9 (14.75%) Informatica
4 5 (8.20%) Red Gate
5 2 (3.28%) IBM
6 1 (1.64%) BT
6 1 (1.64%) VMware
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.64%) SAP
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco