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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East / East Sussex
Rank 11 15 18
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 27 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 13.04% 11.50% 8.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.25% 37.08% 57.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 30 17
Median daily rate £330 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% -3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £285 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year - +1.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £20.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year +79.51% -36.15%  

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next 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 and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 48 89 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 23.19% 31.01% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 69 29
Median daily rate £400 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% +6.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £287 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing SQL Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +2 21 £330 -22.35% 12
Hove - 3 £400 - 1
Uckfield - 1 £275 - 1
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 33 (58.93%) .NET
2 29 (51.79%) C#
2 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
3 27 (48.21%) SQL
4 21 (37.50%) MVC
5 18 (32.14%) AngularJS
5 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (30.36%) ASP.NET
7 14 (25.00%) Finance
8 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
9 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (17.86%) Java
11 8 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (12.50%) .NET Framework
12 7 (12.50%) MS Office
12 7 (12.50%) XML
12 7 (12.50%) XSLT
12 7 (12.50%) Windows
12 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
12 7 (12.50%) CSS
12 7 (12.50%) T-SQL
12 7 (12.50%) HTML
12 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (12.50%) NoSQL
13 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (10.71%) Advertising
13 6 (10.71%) C
13 6 (10.71%) VB.NET
13 6 (10.71%) MySQL

SQL Server
Top Related 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 (8.93%) SAS
2 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 7 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) iSCSI
1 1 (1.79%) LAN
1 1 (1.79%) MPLS
1 1 (1.79%) SAN
1 1 (1.79%) VPN
1 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 6 (10.71%) MySQL
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (8.93%) Big Data
3 5 (8.93%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.93%) Power BI
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.57%) QlikView
7 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Advertising
3 4 (7.14%) Banking
4 3 (5.36%) Games
5 2 (3.57%) Marketing
6 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 43 (76.79%) Developer
2 23 (41.07%) .NET Developer
3 12 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 10 (17.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (17.86%) Full Stack Developer
4 10 (17.86%) SQL Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Android Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Angular Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Applications Developer
7 5 (8.93%) PHP Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Architect
8 4 (7.14%) Database Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Data Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (58.93%) .NET
2 18 (32.14%) AngularJS
2 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 17 (30.36%) ASP.NET
4 7 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 7 (12.50%) CSS
4 7 (12.50%) HTML
4 7 (12.50%) XML
4 7 (12.50%) XSLT
5 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (7.14%) COM
7 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (5.36%) HTML5
7 3 (5.36%) jQuery
7 3 (5.36%) React
8 2 (3.57%) CSS3
8 2 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.79%) .NET Core
9 1 (1.79%) Angular 2
9 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.36%) User Experience
4 2 (3.57%) Fintech
5 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Android
2 5 (8.93%) MVS
3 4 (7.14%) Linux
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) MVC
2 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.71%) Visualisation
4 6 (10.71%) Web Development
5 5 (8.93%) Android Development
5 5 (8.93%) ETL
6 4 (7.14%) SOA
7 3 (5.36%) Analytics
7 3 (5.36%) Automated Testing
7 3 (5.36%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.36%) Data Security
7 3 (5.36%) Manual Testing
7 3 (5.36%) SOLID
7 3 (5.36%) TDD
8 2 (3.57%) Data Stewardship
8 2 (3.57%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (3.57%) IT Strategy
8 2 (3.57%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
8 2 (3.57%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 29 (51.79%) C#
2 27 (48.21%) SQL
3 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
4 10 (17.86%) Java
5 7 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 6 (10.71%) C
6 6 (10.71%) VB.NET
7 5 (8.93%) C++
7 5 (8.93%) MATLAB
7 5 (8.93%) PHP
7 5 (8.93%) R
7 5 (8.93%) VB
8 3 (5.36%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle
3 3 (5.36%) VMware
4 2 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco
5 1 (1.79%) EMC
5 1 (1.79%) HP
5 1 (1.79%) Meraki
5 1 (1.79%) Tableau
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