Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 11 23
Rank change year-on-year -9 +12 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 42 61 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 7.78% 11.55% 6.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 32.56% 43.57% 23.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 51 33
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £345 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.45% -18.82% +28.79%
10th Percentile £300 £200 £340
90th Percentile £444 £455 £475
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - £11.93 -
South East median hourly rate £40.25 £42.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year -5.29% +12.58% +25.83%

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 129 140 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 23.89% 26.52% 28.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 89 129
East Sussex median daily rate £427 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.47% -5.71% -
10th Percentile £300 £249 £262
90th Percentile £523 £475 £483
South East median daily rate £438 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +8.63% +0.69% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
East Sussex median hourly rate £14.50 £11.93 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.54% - -
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £19.48 £35.50
% change year-on-year +105.37% -45.13% +42.00%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 35 £350 +6.06% 21
Hove +3 2 £430 +4.76% 3
Hastings -7 1 - -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 28 (66.67%) SQL
2 25 (59.52%) C#
3 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
4 17 (40.48%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (40.48%) ETL
5 14 (33.33%) Windows
5 14 (33.33%) Linux
5 14 (33.33%) .NET
6 13 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (28.57%) Hyper-V
7 12 (28.57%) HBase
7 12 (28.57%) OpenStack
7 12 (28.57%) Vertica
7 12 (28.57%) Kafka
7 12 (28.57%) Analytics
7 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 12 (28.57%) VMS
7 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 12 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (28.57%) icCube
8 11 (26.19%) Degree
9 10 (23.81%) JIRA
9 10 (23.81%) Google
9 10 (23.81%) Go
9 10 (23.81%) Google Cloud Platform
9 10 (23.81%) Apache Flume
9 10 (23.81%) Big Data
9 10 (23.81%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development

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 12 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (23.81%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (7.14%) Office 365
5 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
1 12 (28.57%) HBase
1 12 (28.57%) icCube
1 12 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (23.81%) Big Data
3 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (7.14%) Data Lake
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) JIRA
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
1 4 (9.52%) Marketing
2 2 (4.76%) Electronics
2 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (73.81%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 11 (26.19%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (26.19%) C# Developer
4 7 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (9.52%) DBA
6 4 (9.52%) SQL DBA
7 3 (7.14%) Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Data Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Debt Manager
7 3 (7.14%) SQL BI Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL DBA
8 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Database Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) .NET
2 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 12 (28.57%) Kafka
3 10 (23.81%) LAPP Stack
3 10 (23.81%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (14.29%) Ajax
5 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 6 (14.29%) jQuery
6 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (9.52%) CSS
7 4 (9.52%) HTML
7 4 (9.52%) REST
8 3 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (7.14%) LESS
8 3 (7.14%) React
8 3 (7.14%) Sass
9 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.76%) Entity Framework
10 1 (2.38%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Linux
1 14 (33.33%) Windows
2 12 (28.57%) VMS
3 1 (2.38%) AIX
3 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) ETL
2 12 (28.57%) Analytics
3 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.81%) MVC
4 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement Process
4 3 (7.14%) Migration
4 3 (7.14%) Secure Coding
4 3 (7.14%) TDD
5 2 (4.76%) Data Transformation
5 2 (4.76%) Defect Management
5 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.76%) Information Security
5 2 (4.76%) Information Security Management
5 2 (4.76%) Integrated Marketing
5 2 (4.76%) ISMS
5 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
5 2 (4.76%) Security Management
6 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 28 (66.67%) SQL
2 25 (59.52%) C#
3 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
4 10 (23.81%) C
4 10 (23.81%) Go
4 10 (23.81%) Java
4 10 (23.81%) Python
5 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) GCP
2 2 (4.76%) GDPR
2 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 10 (23.81%) Apache Flume
3 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 12 (28.57%) Vertica
2 10 (23.81%) Google
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) OutSystems