Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 15 10
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 40 41 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 11.49% 11.11% 17.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 46.51% 36.61% 45.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 13 65
Brighton median daily rate £350 £425 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +37.10% -4.62%
10th Percentile £300 £353 £275
90th Percentile £443 £475 £438
East Sussex median daily rate £345 £405 £330
% change year-on-year -14.81% +22.73% +10.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Brighton median hourly rate £11.93 - £18.68
East Sussex median hourly rate £11.93 - £18.68

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Brighton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 86 112 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 24.71% 30.35% 37.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 60 127
Brighton median daily rate £375 £362 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.59% +7.26% +0.15%
10th Percentile £253 £268 £225
90th Percentile £575 £527 £543
East Sussex median daily rate £345 £374 £350
% change year-on-year -7.75% +6.86% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Brighton median hourly rate £11.93 - £18.68
East Sussex median hourly rate £11.93 - £18.68

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Brighton

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Brighton

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Brighton over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Brighton

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server in Brighton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 22 (55.00%) SQL
2 18 (45.00%) CSS
3 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (37.50%) HTML
5 13 (32.50%) C#
5 13 (32.50%) Oracle
6 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 11 (27.50%) Web Development
8 10 (25.00%) MVC
8 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (22.50%) jQuery
9 9 (22.50%) .NET
9 9 (22.50%) T-SQL
10 8 (20.00%) MySQL
10 8 (20.00%) Windows
10 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 8 (20.00%) Finance
11 7 (17.50%) XML
12 6 (15.00%) SOAP
12 6 (15.00%) IIS
12 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
12 6 (15.00%) Java
12 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
13 5 (12.50%) Power BI
13 5 (12.50%) Scrum
13 5 (12.50%) Migration

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.00%) Drupal
2 2 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
1 2 (5.00%) SAN
1 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) MySQL
2 6 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (12.50%) Power BI
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.00%) Text Mining
7 1 (2.50%) Big Data
7 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.50%) Lumira
7 1 (2.50%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) JIRA
3 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.50%) Subversion
4 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (7.50%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Business Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Data Scientist
6 2 (5.00%) Database Developer
6 2 (5.00%) DBA
6 2 (5.00%) Information Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Information Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) CSS
2 15 (37.50%) HTML
3 9 (22.50%) .NET
3 9 (22.50%) jQuery
4 7 (17.50%) XML
5 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (15.00%) SOAP
6 5 (12.50%) Ajax
7 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (10.00%) MDX
7 4 (10.00%) Web Services
8 3 (7.50%) JSON
8 3 (7.50%) XML Schema
9 2 (5.00%) LAMP
9 2 (5.00%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (5.00%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (5.00%) REST
9 2 (5.00%) Sass
9 2 (5.00%) SparkR
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Life Science
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.50%) Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) AIX
5 1 (2.50%) Unix
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Web Development
2 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) MVC
3 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (12.50%) Migration
4 5 (12.50%) OO
4 5 (12.50%) Scrum
5 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (10.00%) Email Migration
5 4 (10.00%) ETL
5 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.00%) Web Application Development
6 3 (7.50%) Analytics
6 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Data Architecture
6 3 (7.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 3 (7.50%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (7.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) SQL
2 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (32.50%) C#
4 9 (22.50%) T-SQL
5 6 (15.00%) Java
6 5 (12.50%) PHP
6 5 (12.50%) Python
7 3 (7.50%) Ruby
8 2 (5.00%) C++
8 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (5.00%) MATLAB
8 2 (5.00%) R
8 2 (5.00%) Scala
9 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.50%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.50%) MCSA
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (7.50%) XenApp
4 2 (5.00%) Docker
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Ansible
1 2 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.50%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.50%) NetCrunch
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Oracle
2 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.50%) Citrix
4 3 (7.50%) EMC
4 3 (7.50%) VMware
5 2 (5.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) HP
5 2 (5.00%) LANDesk
5 2 (5.00%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.50%) Conga
6 1 (2.50%) SAP
6 1 (2.50%) Splunk
6 1 (2.50%) Tableau
6 1 (2.50%) Zerto