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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 115 98 79
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -19
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 13 23 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.53% 0.91% 1.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.88% 6.10% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 30
Median daily rate £456 £363 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.86% -4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £455 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £19.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+89.47% -52.50%
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
335 377 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.56% 14.90% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 229 239
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 10
Median hourly rate £11.25 £19.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.78% +46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £15.80 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £32.50 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 10 £463 +50.40% 3
Bracknell -6 1 £425 - 1
SQL Server 2012
South East

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (70.83%) SQL
3 14 (58.33%) C#
4 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 9 (37.50%) .NET
7 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 8 (33.33%) ITIL
8 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (25.00%) MVC
8 6 (25.00%) Windows
8 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (25.00%) Sitecore
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (20.83%) Data Protection
9 5 (20.83%) Migration
10 4 (16.67%) WinForms
10 4 (16.67%) Infragistics
10 4 (16.67%) Local Government
10 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
10 4 (16.67%) Linux
10 4 (16.67%) SLA

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.17%) MySQL
6 1 (4.17%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.67%) Local Government
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) C# Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 4 (16.67%) C# Application Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) DBA
4 3 (12.50%) SQL DBA
5 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Linux Support
5 2 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) .NET
2 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (16.67%) WinForms
5 3 (12.50%) CSS
5 3 (12.50%) HTML
5 3 (12.50%) Web Services
5 3 (12.50%) XML
6 2 (8.33%) jQuery
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.17%) MDX
7 1 (4.17%) WCF
7 1 (4.17%) WebCenter
7 1 (4.17%) WPF
7 1 (4.17%) WSE
7 1 (4.17%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (16.67%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) MVC
3 5 (20.83%) Data Protection
3 5 (20.83%) Migration
4 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.33%) CRM
5 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) ETL
6 1 (4.17%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (4.17%) MSF
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.17%) Software Optimisation
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 14 (58.33%) C#
3 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) BitLocker
1 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 4 (16.67%) Infragistics
3 4 (16.67%) Remedy
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) Lumension
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) SAP