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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 87 72 77
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 7 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.51% 0.84% 0.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.19% 5.03% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £289 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -26.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £271 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £340 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £21.75 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+70.29% -31.49%
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
320 199 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.39% 16.69% 18.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 130 116
Average daily rate £388 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £237 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £428 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +32.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 September 2015. 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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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 -6 5 £350 +9.80% 2
High Wycombe - 1 £413 - 1
Marlow - 1 £263 - 1
SQL Server 2012
South East

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (64.29%) SQL
3 17 (60.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (42.86%) .NET
5 11 (39.29%) C#
6 10 (35.71%) Finance
7 9 (32.14%) Visual Studio
7 9 (32.14%) Windows
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
9 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 7 (25.00%) jQuery
10 6 (21.43%) Ajax
10 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
10 6 (21.43%) HTML
10 6 (21.43%) Migration
10 6 (21.43%) MVC
11 5 (17.86%) Clustering
11 5 (17.86%) Web Services
11 5 (17.86%) OO
11 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (17.86%) ETL
11 5 (17.86%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
11 5 (17.86%) WCF
12 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) IIS
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) DWDM
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (60.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Visual Studio
2 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Automotive
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) DBA
2 5 (17.86%) SQL DBA
3 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Server Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (25.00%) jQuery
4 6 (21.43%) HTML
4 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
4 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (21.43%) Ajax
5 5 (17.86%) Web Services
5 5 (17.86%) WCF
5 5 (17.86%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (14.29%) Backbone.js
6 4 (14.29%) RESTful
6 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (14.29%) React
6 4 (14.29%) HTML5
7 3 (10.71%) Entity Framework
7 3 (10.71%) WPF
7 3 (10.71%) LINQ
8 2 (7.14%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Clustering
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.71%) Replication
3 3 (10.71%) Blog
4 1 (3.57%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.57%) Telematics
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) MVC
1 6 (21.43%) Migration
2 5 (17.86%) OO
2 5 (17.86%) ETL
3 4 (14.29%) Project Management
3 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.29%) OOP
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
4 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
4 3 (10.71%) Change Management
4 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
5 2 (7.14%) MVVM
5 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) C#
3 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (14.29%) C++
6 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.57%) Bourne shell
7 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.57%) VBScript
7 1 (3.57%) VB
7 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCTS
3 1 (3.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.29%) VMware
2 3 (10.71%) Brocade
2 3 (10.71%) Remedy
2 3 (10.71%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle