The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Berkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 90 117 135
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +18
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 41 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.43% 0.082% 0.032%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.11% 0.49% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
450 405 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.66% 16.52% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 155 134
Average daily rate £380 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 32 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £34.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.52% -24.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server 2012
South East

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 23 £325 - 15
Bracknell - 5 £365 - 1
Slough - 2 £385 - 1
Maidenhead -6 1 - - 2
Newbury - - - - 2
Thatcham - - - -
Wokingham - - - - 1
SQL Server 2012
South East

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (82.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (74.00%) .NET
4 33 (66.00%) C#
5 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
6 27 (54.00%) SQL
7 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET
8 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (32.00%) MVC
10 14 (28.00%) Visual Studio
10 14 (28.00%) T-SQL
10 14 (28.00%) XML
11 13 (26.00%) Windows
12 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
14 10 (20.00%) IIS
14 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (18.00%) CSS
15 9 (18.00%) HTML
15 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (18.00%) WCF
16 8 (16.00%) jQuery
16 8 (16.00%) C
17 7 (14.00%) BizTalk Server
17 7 (14.00%) C++
17 7 (14.00%) XSD

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 10 (20.00%) IIS
2 7 (14.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (6.00%) Apache
3 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) LAN
1 3 (6.00%) HTTP
1 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.00%) SAN
2 2 (4.00%) Firewall
2 2 (4.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (82.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Military
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (24.00%) C# Developer
3 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Consultant
4 8 (16.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (14.00%) DBA
6 6 (12.00%) Administrator
6 6 (12.00%) Senior Support Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
7 5 (10.00%) CRM Consultant
7 5 (10.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Technical Leader
9 3 (6.00%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Integration Specialist
10 2 (4.00%) Data Integration Specialist
10 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (74.00%) .NET
2 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (28.00%) XML
4 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 9 (18.00%) HTML
5 9 (18.00%) WCF
5 9 (18.00%) CSS
6 8 (16.00%) jQuery
7 7 (14.00%) .NET Framework
7 7 (14.00%) XSD
8 5 (10.00%) WSDL
9 4 (8.00%) HTML5
9 4 (8.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (8.00%) CSS3
10 3 (6.00%) Web Services
10 3 (6.00%) NHibernate
11 2 (4.00%) XSLT
11 2 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.00%) Replication
2 2 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Windows
2 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.00%) UNIX
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) MVC
2 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.00%) CRM
4 4 (8.00%) ITIL
4 4 (8.00%) ETL
4 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (8.00%) TDD
4 4 (8.00%) Validation
4 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (8.00%) Web Application Development
4 4 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.00%) BDD
6 2 (4.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.00%) Migration
6 2 (4.00%) Master Data Management
6 2 (4.00%) Database Tuning
6 2 (4.00%) Data Management
6 2 (4.00%) SOA
7 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 33 (66.00%) C#
2 27 (54.00%) SQL
3 14 (28.00%) T-SQL
4 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (16.00%) C
6 7 (14.00%) C++
7 2 (4.00%) Java
8 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.00%) MCSE
3 3 (6.00%) MCSD
3 3 (6.00%) MCTS
3 3 (6.00%) Degree
4 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) MCDBA
5 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Foglight
1 2 (4.00%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.00%) WSUS
2 1 (2.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) HP
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) IBM
3 2 (4.00%) VMware
3 2 (4.00%) Remedy
4 1 (2.00%) ESRI
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix
4 1 (2.00%) Informatica
4 1 (2.00%) NetApp
4 1 (2.00%) Fujitsu
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