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 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 66 57 69
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 8 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.88% 1.82% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.55% 7.21% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 5
Median daily rate £340 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £302 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.04 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+21.49% +70.29%
SQL Server 2012
South West

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
176 222 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.32% 25.28% 24.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 192 167
Median daily rate £375 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £100.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.50% +344.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (33.33%) .NET
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
6 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (20.00%) IIS
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (20.00%) MVC
7 2 (13.33%) Clustering
7 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (13.33%) InfoPath
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (13.33%) Web Development
7 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
7 2 (13.33%) LINQ
7 2 (13.33%) JavaScript

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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) IIS
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (13.33%) Umbraco
4 1 (6.67%) CMS
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) Kerberos
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (6.67%) MS Access
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) InstallShield
1 1 (6.67%) NuGet
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Database Developer
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (13.33%) LINQ
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (6.67%) CSS3
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (13.33%) Coaching
2 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (13.33%) SDLC
2 2 (13.33%) Web Development
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Document Management
3 1 (6.67%) ETL
3 1 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.67%) SOA
3 1 (6.67%) TDD
3 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Nintex
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) Sun
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Telerik