Period
to 19 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 12 21
Rank change year-on-year -5 +9 -17
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 53 67 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 9.28% 12.52% 7.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 36.55% 49.63% 30.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 56 19
East Sussex median daily rate £406 £345 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.75% -18.82% +25.93%
10th Percentile £272 £305 £345
90th Percentile £504 £434 £513
South East median daily rate £410 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +10.81% -1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - £11.93 -
South East median hourly rate £41.25 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -8.33% +5.88% +77.08%

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 145 135 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 25.39% 25.23% 25.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 94 86
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £340 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -7.98% +5.57%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £438 £526
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - £11.93 -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% +22.45%

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 October 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 October 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 -3 39 £388 +10.71% 18
Hastings -8 6 £450 +32.35%
Hove +4 2 £430 +1.06% 10
Eastbourne -7 1 £338 -0.74% 1
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 (60.38%) C#
2 28 (52.83%) .NET
3 20 (37.74%) SQL
4 18 (33.96%) MVC
4 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET
7 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
8 14 (26.42%) AngularJS
9 13 (24.53%) Java
10 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
10 11 (20.75%) .NET Framework
10 11 (20.75%) Entity Framework
11 10 (18.87%) Windows
12 9 (16.98%) CSS
12 9 (16.98%) HTML
12 9 (16.98%) T-SQL
12 9 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (16.98%) ETL
13 8 (15.09%) Linux
13 8 (15.09%) TDD
13 8 (15.09%) Degree
13 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
14 7 (13.21%) Hyper-V
14 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (13.21%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (13.21%) JIRA
14 7 (13.21%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (13.21%) Google

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 7 (13.21%) OpenStack
2 5 (9.43%) Documentum
3 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.77%) JBoss
5 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.89%) IIS
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (13.21%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (5.66%) Office 365
4 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (13.21%) Big Data
1 7 (13.21%) HBase
1 7 (13.21%) icCube
1 7 (13.21%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.89%) DB2
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) JIRA
2 5 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.66%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (5.66%) Subversion
3 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.77%) MSTest
4 2 (3.77%) NUnit
4 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.89%) JUnit
5 1 (1.89%) Maven
5 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Electronics
2 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (88.68%) Developer
2 25 (47.17%) .NET Developer
3 14 (26.42%) C# Developer
4 13 (24.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (20.75%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (15.09%) SQL Developer
7 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (7.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Documentum Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Debt Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Lead .NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Lead Developer
8 3 (5.66%) SQL BI Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Angular Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Junior
9 2 (3.77%) Systems Analyst
10 1 (1.89%) C# VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (52.83%) .NET
2 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET Web API
3 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET
4 14 (26.42%) AngularJS
5 11 (20.75%) .NET Framework
5 11 (20.75%) Entity Framework
6 9 (16.98%) CSS
6 9 (16.98%) HTML
7 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (13.21%) Kafka
7 7 (13.21%) LAPP Stack
7 7 (13.21%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (11.32%) XML
9 5 (9.43%) J2EE
10 4 (7.55%) .NET Core
10 4 (7.55%) Ajax
10 4 (7.55%) jQuery
10 4 (7.55%) JSON
10 4 (7.55%) RESTful
10 4 (7.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.66%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.77%) Social Network
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Windows
2 8 (15.09%) Linux
3 7 (13.21%) VMS
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) MVC
2 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (16.98%) ETL
4 8 (15.09%) TDD
5 7 (13.21%) Analytics
6 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (9.43%) Test Strategy
7 4 (7.55%) Case Management
7 4 (7.55%) High Availability
7 4 (7.55%) Scrum
8 3 (5.66%) API Design
8 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement Process
8 3 (5.66%) Deployment Automation
8 3 (5.66%) Migration
8 3 (5.66%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (5.66%) Secure Coding
8 3 (5.66%) System Testing
8 3 (5.66%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (60.38%) C#
2 20 (37.74%) SQL
3 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
4 13 (24.53%) Java
5 9 (16.98%) T-SQL
6 7 (13.21%) C
6 7 (13.21%) Go
6 7 (13.21%) Python
7 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) GDPR
1 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) Apache Flume
1 7 (13.21%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.21%) Google
2 7 (13.21%) Vertica
3 2 (3.77%) Facebook
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle
3 2 (3.77%) SAP
3 2 (3.77%) Twitter
4 1 (1.89%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.89%) OutSystems