The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 68 64 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 3 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.35% 0.88% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.61% 3.87% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
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£310 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
186 181 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 21.48% 22.88% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 135 64
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £310 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £170.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.35 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.96% -5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 16 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (37.50%) MS Access
5 9 (37.50%) .NET
5 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 8 (33.33%) CSS
6 8 (33.33%) HTML
6 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (29.17%) TDD
7 7 (29.17%) Scrum
7 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
7 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (20.83%) V-Model
8 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (20.83%) Open Source
8 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
8 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 5 (20.83%) Office Automation
8 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
8 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
8 5 (20.83%) Java
8 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
8 5 (20.83%) VBA

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (37.50%) MS Access
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (8.33%) MySQL
7 2 (8.33%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (8.33%) OLAP
8 1 (4.17%) SSDT
8 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
1 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.17%) Electronics
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.17%) Advertising
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) DBA
2 8 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Administrator
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Data Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Database Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) .NET
1 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 8 (33.33%) CSS
2 8 (33.33%) HTML
3 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.33%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.17%) Silverlight
6 1 (4.17%) jQuery
6 1 (4.17%) HTML5
6 1 (4.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.17%) DTV
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) TDD
3 7 (29.17%) Scrum
4 5 (20.83%) V-Model
4 5 (20.83%) Open Source
4 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
4 5 (20.83%) Office Automation
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) MVC
5 3 (12.50%) ETL
6 2 (8.33%) OOD
6 2 (8.33%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 1 (4.17%) Database Mirroring
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
2 5 (20.83%) VBA
3 4 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) MCDBA
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCITP
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Red Gate
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
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