Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 26 May 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 24 46
Rank change year-on-year -24 +22 -31
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 48 84 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.99% 8.51% 5.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.83% 28.67% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 67 50
West Sussex median daily rate £438 £403 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +10.27% -5.81%
10th Percentile £109 £268 £256
90th Percentile £538 £512 £461
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Sussex median hourly rate - - £13.00
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £43.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -6.98% +45.76% -9.23%

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

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 242 293 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 20.10% 29.69% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 209 127
West Sussex median daily rate £475 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +9.38% +4.92%
10th Percentile £300 £290 £271
90th Percentile £588 £544 £517
South East median daily rate £438 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +9.24% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
West Sussex median hourly rate £190.00 £15.90 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1094.97% -57.60% +25.00%
10th Percentile £185.00 £15.90 £17.65
90th Percentile £195.00 £15.90 £49.55
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +135.29% -26.09% -23.33%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in West Sussex

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in West Sussex

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in West Sussex over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in West Sussex

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in West Sussex

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 26 May 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
Crawley +1 15 £480 +34.27% 15
Worthing -2 13 £475 +15.15% 4
Gatwick -7 4 £350 +16.67% 3
East Grinstead -3 2 £313 -23.59%
Haywards Heath - 2 £118 -
Chichester -1 1 - - 6
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 19 (39.58%) SQL
3 18 (37.50%) Finance
4 15 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (29.17%) C#
5 14 (29.17%) .NET
6 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
8 11 (22.92%) Power BI
9 10 (20.83%) Oracle
9 10 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (20.83%) Data Modelling
9 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (18.75%) CSS
10 9 (18.75%) Analytics
11 8 (16.67%) NoSQL
11 8 (16.67%) Azure Data Factory
11 8 (16.67%) Visual Studio
11 8 (16.67%) Data Management
12 7 (14.58%) MVC
12 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
12 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
12 7 (14.58%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (12.50%) REST
13 6 (12.50%) Tableau
13 6 (12.50%) Big Data
13 6 (12.50%) Business Analytics
13 6 (12.50%) Data Lake

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.33%) IIS
3 3 (6.25%) Apache Spark
3 3 (6.25%) CMS
3 3 (6.25%) Umbraco
4 2 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (4.17%) IBM Domino
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.08%) Apache
5 1 (2.08%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (16.67%) Azure Data Factory
3 4 (8.33%) Azure Machine Learning
3 4 (8.33%) Data Lake Analytics
4 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.25%) PaaS
5 2 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (4.17%) Slack
5 2 (4.17%) Trello
6 1 (2.08%) IaaS
6 1 (2.08%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Internet
1 2 (4.17%) Network Security
2 1 (2.08%) Intranet
2 1 (2.08%) SAN
2 1 (2.08%) Skype
2 1 (2.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (22.92%) Power BI
3 10 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 6 (12.50%) Big Data
5 6 (12.50%) Data Lake
6 5 (10.42%) MySQL
6 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database
6 5 (10.42%) QlikView
6 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
7 4 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
7 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (6.25%) DB2
8 3 (6.25%) Hadoop
8 3 (6.25%) HDInsight
8 3 (6.25%) OLAP
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (6.25%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.17%) MSBuild
5 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (4.17%) WiX
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Developer
2 9 (18.75%) Analyst
2 9 (18.75%) Architect
3 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Azure Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Power BI Developer
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.17%) Angular Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Azure Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Data Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) F# Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (4.17%) QlikView Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.17%) .NET
2 9 (18.75%) CSS
3 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
4 6 (12.50%) HTML
4 6 (12.50%) REST
5 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
5 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (10.42%) JSON
5 5 (10.42%) RESTful
5 5 (10.42%) WCF
5 5 (10.42%) XML
6 4 (8.33%) Ajax
6 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (8.33%) CSS3
6 4 (8.33%) HTML5
6 4 (8.33%) jQuery
6 4 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.25%) React
8 2 (4.17%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 4 (8.33%) Reinsurance
2 3 (6.25%) Clustering
2 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.17%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) Social Media
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.83%) Data Modelling
4 9 (18.75%) Analytics
5 8 (16.67%) Data Management
6 7 (14.58%) MVC
7 6 (12.50%) Business Analytics
7 6 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 6 (12.50%) Software Delivery
7 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.42%) ITIL
8 5 (10.42%) Service Management
9 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.33%) Data Security
9 4 (8.33%) ETL
9 4 (8.33%) High Availability
9 4 (8.33%) Machine Learning
9 4 (8.33%) Migration
9 4 (8.33%) Scrum
9 4 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) SQL
2 14 (29.17%) C#
3 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.42%) Java
5 4 (8.33%) Python
5 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.25%) R
6 3 (6.25%) U-SQL
7 2 (4.17%) F#
7 2 (4.17%) PHP
8 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.08%) CCNA
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.08%) ISEB
3 1 (2.08%) MCSE
3 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.17%) GCP
3 1 (2.08%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.83%) Oracle
3 6 (12.50%) Tableau
4 5 (10.42%) Cognos
5 2 (4.17%) Netezza
5 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.08%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.08%) Google
6 1 (2.08%) HP
6 1 (2.08%) Teradata