Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 19 December 2018 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)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 12 14
Rank change year-on-year -10 +2 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 48 63 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 7.40% 11.69% 10.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.56% 48.46% 39.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 52 25
East Sussex median daily rate £413 £345 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.57% -14.29% +21.97%
10th Percentile £266 £313 £305
90th Percentile £506 £437 £498
South East median daily rate £413 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +10.00% -1.32% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £30.83 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -31.50% +5.88% +60.38%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 135 130 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 20.80% 24.12% 25.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 98 75
East Sussex median daily rate £438 £350 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.39% +12.86%
10th Percentile £294 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £450 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +7.66% +4.50% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - £11.44 -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £20.06
% change year-on-year -22.22% +124.30% -21.14%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in East Sussex

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in East Sussex

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in East Sussex over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in East Sussex

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in East Sussex

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -8 38 £400 +4.92% 16
Hastings -8 6 £450 +32.35%
Eastbourne -4 1 £338 -0.74%
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 32 (66.67%) .NET
2 29 (60.42%) C#
3 23 (47.92%) MVC
4 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (31.25%) AngularJS
5 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET
6 12 (25.00%) Entity Framework
6 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
8 10 (20.83%) SQL
9 9 (18.75%) HTML
9 9 (18.75%) CSS
10 8 (16.67%) T-SQL
10 8 (16.67%) Finance
10 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (14.58%) TDD
11 7 (14.58%) Java
11 7 (14.58%) XML
11 7 (14.58%) Windows
12 6 (12.50%) Scrum
12 6 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (10.42%) jQuery
13 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (10.42%) Ajax
13 5 (10.42%) Documentum
13 5 (10.42%) J2EE

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 5 (10.42%) Documentum
2 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.17%) IIS
3 2 (4.17%) JBoss
3 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) Office 365
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.08%) Azure Functions
3 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.08%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.08%) Big Data
4 1 (2.08%) DB2
4 1 (2.08%) HBase
4 1 (2.08%) icCube
4 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.08%) Redis
4 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.08%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.25%) MSTest
3 3 (6.25%) NUnit
3 3 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (6.25%) Subversion
3 3 (6.25%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.17%) Selenium
4 2 (4.17%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.08%) JIRA
5 1 (2.08%) JUnit
5 1 (2.08%) Maven
5 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (85.42%) Developer
2 25 (52.08%) .NET Developer
3 16 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 13 (27.08%) Full Stack Developer
5 12 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (12.50%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Angular Developer
7 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Documentum Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Lead Developer
8 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
8 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Technician
8 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technician
8 3 (6.25%) Lead .NET Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Support Technician
9 2 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Junior
9 2 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (66.67%) .NET
2 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 15 (31.25%) AngularJS
3 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET
4 12 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 12 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 9 (18.75%) CSS
5 9 (18.75%) HTML
6 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (14.58%) XML
8 5 (10.42%) .NET Core
8 5 (10.42%) Ajax
8 5 (10.42%) J2EE
8 5 (10.42%) jQuery
9 4 (8.33%) JSON
9 4 (8.33%) RESTful
9 4 (8.33%) Web Services
10 3 (6.25%) Ninject
10 3 (6.25%) Spring.NET
10 3 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (6.25%) EMC VNX
3 3 (6.25%) Social Network
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Fintech
4 1 (2.08%) Life Science
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.17%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.08%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) MVC
2 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.58%) TDD
4 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (12.50%) Scrum
5 5 (10.42%) High Availability
5 5 (10.42%) Test Strategy
6 4 (8.33%) Case Management
6 4 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (8.33%) Web Development
7 3 (6.25%) API Design
7 3 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (6.25%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (6.25%) ETL
7 3 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (6.25%) Kanban
7 3 (6.25%) Microservices
7 3 (6.25%) MVVM
7 3 (6.25%) System Testing
8 2 (4.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 29 (60.42%) C#
2 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
2 10 (20.83%) SQL
3 8 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 7 (14.58%) Java
5 1 (2.08%) C
5 1 (2.08%) Go
5 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.08%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Docker
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Flume
3 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.08%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) 3PAR
2 3 (6.25%) EMC
2 3 (6.25%) Facebook
2 3 (6.25%) HP
2 3 (6.25%) Twitter
2 3 (6.25%) VMware
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) Zerto
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco
4 1 (2.08%) Google
4 1 (2.08%) Guidewire
4 1 (2.08%) Ivanti
4 1 (2.08%) OutSystems
4 1 (2.08%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) Splunk
4 1 (2.08%) Vertica