The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham 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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 48 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 10 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.38% 1.12% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.75% 6.40% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 2
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£345 £361 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% -13.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £425 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.52 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.48% +27.27%
SQL Server 2012
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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 Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
129 125 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.79% 17.56% 23.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 79 89
Average daily rate £363 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (52.38%) .NET
3 10 (47.62%) C#
3 10 (47.62%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) WCF
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 7 (33.33%) HTML
5 7 (33.33%) CSS
5 7 (33.33%) XML
5 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (28.57%) Web Services
6 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 6 (28.57%) HTML5
7 5 (23.81%) jQuery
7 5 (23.81%) JSON
7 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) Finance
8 4 (19.05%) MVC
8 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (19.05%) OO
8 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (19.05%) Entity Framework
8 4 (19.05%) REST

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) PowerPivot
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) MySQL
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (4.76%) HOLAP
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.76%) MOLAP
5 1 (4.76%) ROLAP
5 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) ReSharper
3 1 (4.76%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (4.76%) Moq
3 1 (4.76%) NUnit
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) DBA
4 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) CRM Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 8 (38.10%) WCF
3 7 (33.33%) HTML
3 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 7 (33.33%) CSS
3 7 (33.33%) XML
4 6 (28.57%) Web Services
4 6 (28.57%) HTML5
5 5 (23.81%) JSON
5 5 (23.81%) jQuery
6 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
6 4 (19.05%) Entity Framework
6 4 (19.05%) REST
6 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
7 2 (9.52%) LINQ
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (9.52%) CSS3
7 2 (9.52%) SOAP
7 2 (9.52%) OAuth
8 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (19.05%) OO
2 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
2 4 (19.05%) MVC
3 3 (14.29%) Workflow
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) Scrum
3 3 (14.29%) OOD
3 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 3 (14.29%) ETL
4 2 (9.52%) Time Management
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) SOA
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) C#
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) MCSE
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Telerik
2 3 (14.29%) Nintex
3 2 (9.52%) Tableau
3 2 (9.52%) Cognos
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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