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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 48 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.28% 8.63% 6.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 51.61% 55.77% 48.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 18 23
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£395 £306 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.97% -11.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £257 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.88 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+13.36% +10.26%
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
93 52 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.99% 15.48% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 29 47
Average daily rate £400 £300 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Average hourly rate £48.00 £23.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.69% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +22.76%

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 27 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 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 -3 9 £410 +64.00% 7
Gatwick - 9 £338 - 1
Crawley -2 8 £400 -11.11% 5
Horsham +1 3 £315 +18.86% 9
East Grinstead 0 2 £475 - 1
Chichester - 1 £300 - 5
Arundel - - - -
Bognor Regis - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - - 2
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Steyning - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - - 3
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 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 43 (55.13%) Windows
1 43 (55.13%) Microsoft
2 35 (44.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (38.46%) .NET
4 28 (35.90%) SQL
5 27 (34.62%) ITIL
6 26 (33.33%) C#
6 26 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 26 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 20 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (25.64%) ASP.NET
7 20 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 20 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2007
8 19 (24.36%) HTML
9 18 (23.08%) JavaScript
10 17 (21.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (21.79%) Hyper-V
11 16 (20.51%) CSS
12 14 (17.95%) MCSE
12 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (17.95%) ITIL V3
13 13 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (16.67%) XML
14 12 (15.38%) MCP
14 12 (15.38%) Visual Studio
14 12 (15.38%) HTML5
15 11 (14.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2012

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 26 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 20 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2003
2 20 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (14.10%) SharePoint
4 6 (7.69%) IIS
5 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (5.13%) Lync
6 4 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (3.85%) Apache Pig
7 3 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.28%) Mule
8 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) DHCP
1 7 (8.97%) DNS
2 6 (7.69%) SAN
3 2 (2.56%) Intranet
3 2 (2.56%) Internet
4 1 (1.28%) BT 21CN
4 1 (1.28%) PBX
4 1 (1.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (14.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (6.41%) Big Data
6 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.41%) RDBMS
6 5 (6.41%) Hadoop
7 4 (5.13%) PowerCenter
7 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (3.85%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 10 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.85%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.85%) LoadUI
3 3 (3.85%) Selenium
3 3 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.28%) MorphX
General
1 6 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (38.46%) Developer
2 21 (26.92%) Server Engineer
3 9 (11.54%) .NET Developer
4 6 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 6 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 6 (7.69%) Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) Architect
4 6 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (6.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (6.41%) DBA
5 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (5.13%) Administrator
6 4 (5.13%) SQL DBA
6 4 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Consultant
6 4 (5.13%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (38.46%) .NET
2 20 (25.64%) ASP.NET
3 19 (24.36%) HTML
4 16 (20.51%) CSS
5 13 (16.67%) XML
6 12 (15.38%) HTML5
7 10 (12.82%) jQuery
8 7 (8.97%) CSS3
8 7 (8.97%) Ajax
9 6 (7.69%) MDX
9 6 (7.69%) XSL
10 5 (6.41%) WCF
10 5 (6.41%) Web Services
10 5 (6.41%) AngularJS
11 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (5.13%) REST
11 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (5.13%) SOAP
11 4 (5.13%) .NET Framework
12 3 (3.85%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Clustering
2 6 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.85%) Blog
4 3 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.28%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 43 (55.13%) Windows
2 35 (44.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) ITIL
2 14 (17.95%) ITIL V3
3 13 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.82%) MVC
5 9 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.41%) Workflow
7 4 (5.13%) Data Modelling
7 4 (5.13%) MapReduce
7 4 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.85%) Web Development
8 3 (3.85%) Business Development
8 3 (3.85%) SOA
8 3 (3.85%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.85%) Web Design
9 2 (2.56%) TDD
9 2 (2.56%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.56%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.90%) SQL
2 26 (33.33%) C#
3 18 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.54%) T-SQL
5 7 (8.97%) X++
6 5 (6.41%) Java
7 2 (2.56%) C++
8 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (17.95%) MCSE
1 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (15.38%) MCP
3 5 (6.41%) Degree
4 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.56%) MCITP
6 1 (1.28%) MCTS
6 1 (1.28%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) Solvency II
System Software
1 26 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 17 (21.79%) Hyper-V
3 9 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.28%) SCOM
2 1 (1.28%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.28%) SCSM
Vendors
1 43 (55.13%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle
3 9 (11.54%) HP
3 9 (11.54%) VMware
4 6 (7.69%) Tableau
5 4 (5.13%) Meraki
5 4 (5.13%) Riverbed
5 4 (5.13%) SolarWinds
5 4 (5.13%) Cisco
5 4 (5.13%) Informatica
6 1 (1.28%) Baan
6 1 (1.28%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.28%) Sophos
6 1 (1.28%) BT
6 1 (1.28%) Dell
6 1 (1.28%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.28%) SAP
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