The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 66 75 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 8 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.82% 0.95% 1.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.07% 4.82% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 10
Average daily rate £395 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.03% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +29.31%
SQL Server 2012
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
261 228 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 26.77% 19.67% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 125 110
Average daily rate £390 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +10 8 £395 +19.24% 2
SQL Server 2012
South East

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 11 (64.71%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) .NET
3 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) Scrum
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
6 6 (35.29%) MVC
7 5 (29.41%) TDD
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
8 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
8 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (17.65%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
9 3 (17.65%) Tableau
9 3 (17.65%) WPF
9 3 (17.65%) MVVM
9 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
9 3 (17.65%) XML
9 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
9 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
9 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.76%) Power BI
5 2 (11.76%) QlikView
5 2 (11.76%) Star Schema
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) NUnit
2 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) .NET Developer
2 8 (47.06%) C# Developer
3 7 (41.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (17.65%) C# WPF Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Senior WPF Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
6 3 (17.65%) WPF Developer
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
7 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
8 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
4 3 (17.65%) WPF
4 3 (17.65%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) LINQ
5 2 (11.76%) SOAP
5 2 (11.76%) WCF
6 1 (5.88%) Ajax
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (5.88%) CSS
6 1 (5.88%) REST
6 1 (5.88%) RESTful
6 1 (5.88%) Web Services
6 1 (5.88%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Biometrics
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Scrum
3 6 (35.29%) MVC
3 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
4 5 (29.41%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
5 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (17.65%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (17.65%) MVVM
6 3 (17.65%) OO
7 2 (11.76%) BDD
7 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
7 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) Bourne shell
5 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (11.76%) MCSE
1 2 (11.76%) MCT
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Tableau
3 1 (5.88%) BT
3 1 (5.88%) Compaq
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Terracotta
3 1 (5.88%) webMethods
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