The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 Buckinghamshire 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 76 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 8 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.63% 0.41% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.77% 2.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£285 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
212 164 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.76% 16.63% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 89 79
Average daily rate £315 £360 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 3
Average hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £18.50 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £123.00 £18.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
SQL Server 2012
South East

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 22 July 2014. 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
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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
Beaconsfield +3 4 £280 - 1
Milton Keynes +1 1 - - 2
Gerrards Cross - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Marlow - - - -
SQL Server 2012
South East

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 10 (62.50%) MVC
3 10 (62.50%) jQuery
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (50.00%) LINQ
5 8 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 8 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
5 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 5 (31.25%) CSS
7 5 (31.25%) Ajax
8 4 (25.00%) JSON
8 4 (25.00%) HTML
8 4 (25.00%) Windows
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (12.50%) LINQ to SQL
10 2 (12.50%) CSS3
10 2 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (12.50%) Bourne shell
10 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (6.25%) OLAP
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) PhoneGap
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Web Developer
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 2 (12.50%) DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 10 (62.50%) jQuery
2 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (50.00%) LINQ
3 8 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 8 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) Ajax
6 4 (25.00%) JSON
6 4 (25.00%) HTML
7 2 (12.50%) LINQ to SQL
7 2 (12.50%) CSS3
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
8 1 (6.25%) XML
8 1 (6.25%) MDX
8 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Statistics
1 1 (6.25%) iPhone
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) MVC
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Data Security
4 1 (6.25%) OOP
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
4 1 (6.25%) Android Development
4 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) Bourne shell
4 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCP
1 1 (6.25%) MCDBA
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
1 1 (6.25%) Xamarin