The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire 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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 109 98 115
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 16 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.61% 0.95% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.69% 6.89% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 5
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£325 £350 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £282 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £415 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.77 £21.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+89.38% -32.25%
SQL Server 2012
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
434 334 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.65% 13.76% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 175 185
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 15
Average hourly rate £21.25 - £30.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 - £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

SQL Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Berkshire region.

SQL Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough -2 4 £319 -8.92% 4
Reading -13 3 £350 -9.67% 6
SQL Server 2012
South East

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 21 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (51.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (48.57%) SQL
5 16 (45.71%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (37.14%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (37.14%) ETL
6 13 (37.14%) .NET
7 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
9 10 (28.57%) Windows
9 10 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
10 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (22.86%) VMware
10 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (20.00%) Data Integration
11 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
12 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (14.29%) vSphere
12 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (14.29%) C#
12 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
12 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (11.43%) Lync
13 4 (11.43%) MS Excel

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) Lync
3 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) DHCP
1 4 (11.43%) VPN
1 4 (11.43%) DNS
1 4 (11.43%) SAN
1 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) VLAN
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (8.57%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (8.57%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (8.57%) SNMP
2 3 (8.57%) LAN
2 3 (8.57%) WAN
3 2 (5.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 21 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (51.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (37.14%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (5.71%) MS Access
7 2 (5.71%) Star Schema
7 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.86%) Data Mart
8 1 (2.86%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Report Writer
3 4 (11.43%) DBA
3 4 (11.43%) SQL DBA
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.57%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Business Developer
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) MDX
3 2 (5.71%) WCF
3 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.71%) CSS
3 2 (5.71%) WinForms
3 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.71%) HTML
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
4 1 (2.86%) WPF
4 1 (2.86%) jQuery
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 4 (11.43%) Clustering
3 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.71%) Statistics
5 1 (2.86%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (11.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (37.14%) ETL
3 10 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
4 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.57%) Migration
6 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.57%) Change Management
7 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.71%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (5.71%) Physical Data Model
7 2 (5.71%) SDLC
7 2 (5.71%) ETL Development
8 1 (2.86%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (2.86%) Network Management
8 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.86%) Scrum
8 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (14.29%) C#
4 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) MCSE
1 2 (5.71%) MCSA
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.29%) vSphere
3 4 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (11.43%) XenDesktop
3 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (8.57%) Samba
4 3 (8.57%) XenApp
5 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.86%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) VMware
3 4 (11.43%) Brocade
3 4 (11.43%) ProCurve
3 4 (11.43%) HP
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle
3 4 (11.43%) 3PAR
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco
4 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.86%) Capita
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