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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
South West / Bristol
Rank 53 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 14 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.87% 1.89% 2.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.97% 7.39% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 16
Median daily rate £338 £340 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% -6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £322 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £368 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -40.00%

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
156 203 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 20.88% 25.53% 25.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 168 187
Median daily rate £410 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -72.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 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 22 January 2017.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
4 9 (39.13%) T-SQL
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (30.43%) C#
6 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
7 6 (26.09%) .NET
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (26.09%) TDD
7 6 (26.09%) MVC
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
8 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
9 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
9 4 (17.39%) DNS
9 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
9 4 (17.39%) Sun
9 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
9 4 (17.39%) Client/Server
9 4 (17.39%) Windows
9 4 (17.39%) Linux
9 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
9 4 (17.39%) Clustering
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
9 4 (17.39%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (17.39%) WCF

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) DNS
1 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (4.35%) MS Access
7 1 (4.35%) OLAP
7 1 (4.35%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.35%) InstallShield
4 1 (4.35%) NuGet
4 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.04%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Military
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
2 5 (21.74%) DBA
2 5 (21.74%) SQL DBA
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) SSIS Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Data Migration Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Database Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
2 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (17.39%) WCF
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
4 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
4 2 (8.70%) LINQ
5 1 (4.35%) Ajax
5 1 (4.35%) CSS
5 1 (4.35%) HTML
5 1 (4.35%) jQuery
5 1 (4.35%) MDX
5 1 (4.35%) WPF
5 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Client/Server
1 4 (17.39%) Clustering
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
1 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
1 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
1 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) MVC
1 6 (26.09%) TDD
2 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
2 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (13.04%) Data Management
3 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) ETL
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.35%) Requirements Management
5 1 (4.35%) Security Hardening
5 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) T-SQL
3 7 (30.43%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
1 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
2 4 (17.39%) Sun
3 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.35%) Telerik