The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 6.67% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £353 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +31.57%
SQL Server 2012
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
6 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 20.00% 25.00% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
Average daily rate £425 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £268 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £610 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Bedford region.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2012.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) SSL
4 2 (28.57%) IIS
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) Selenium
5 1 (14.29%) WCF
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) TDD

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) DBA
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) ETL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OOD
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft