The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 18 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 Bristol 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 66 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.43% 0.63% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.78% 2.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate £375 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
225 163 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 24.01% 25.51% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 99 113
Average daily rate £350 £325 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £410 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server 2012
South West

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
4 11 (64.71%) T-SQL
5 8 (47.06%) C#
5 8 (47.06%) ETL
5 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
6 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
9 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (11.76%) Data Mapping
9 2 (11.76%) QlikView
9 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
9 2 (11.76%) OLAP
9 2 (11.76%) .NET
10 1 (5.88%) Spring.NET
10 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
10 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
10 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
10 1 (5.88%) MVC
10 1 (5.88%) Finance
10 1 (5.88%) Scrum
10 1 (5.88%) TDD
10 1 (5.88%) NUnit
10 1 (5.88%) Banking

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (11.76%) QlikView
5 2 (11.76%) OLAP
6 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.88%) MySQL
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) NUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
2 1 (5.88%) MSTest
2 1 (5.88%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (5.88%) Moq
2 1 (5.88%) xUnit.net
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) C# Developer
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Developer
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Database Developer
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Data Modeller
6 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Database Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
1 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Spring.NET
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) XSLT
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.88%) StructureMap
2 1 (5.88%) Castle Windsor
2 1 (5.88%) Ninject
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
2 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (5.88%) YUI
2 1 (5.88%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ETL
1 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.76%) Data Mapping
3 1 (5.88%) MVC
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
3 1 (5.88%) TDD
3 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (5.88%) BDD
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum-ban
3 1 (5.88%) ATDD
3 1 (5.88%) CQRS
3 1 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (5.88%) Inmon Methodology
3 1 (5.88%) Campaign Management
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) T-SQL
3 8 (47.06%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle