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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 81 62 69
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 7 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.54% 1.72% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.02% 8.41% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £28.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+30.43% +4.54%
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
232 214 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.83% 20.46% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 107 78
Average daily rate £325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Average hourly rate £175.00 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% +27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%

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 December 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
High Wycombe - 4 £338 -
Milton Keynes -16 1 £338 +3.84% 1
Iver - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - -
SQL Server 2012
South East

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (88.24%) .NET
3 13 (76.47%) C#
4 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
5 10 (58.82%) SQL
6 9 (52.94%) CSS
6 9 (52.94%) MVC
6 9 (52.94%) LINQ
6 9 (52.94%) jQuery
7 8 (47.06%) HTML
8 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
8 7 (41.18%) Ajax
9 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
9 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
9 6 (35.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (29.41%) Web Services
10 5 (29.41%) XML
10 5 (29.41%) TDD
10 5 (29.41%) WCF
10 5 (29.41%) WPF
10 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (29.41%) Razor View Engine
10 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
10 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
11 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
11 4 (23.53%) XHTML

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.88%) Node.js
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) IPsec
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.88%) QlikView
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.88%) SSDT
4 1 (5.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 4 (23.53%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) NUnit
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) WPF Developer
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Project Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 9 (52.94%) CSS
3 9 (52.94%) LINQ
3 9 (52.94%) jQuery
4 8 (47.06%) HTML
5 7 (41.18%) Ajax
6 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
6 6 (35.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (29.41%) WCF
7 5 (29.41%) WPF
7 5 (29.41%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
7 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (29.41%) Web Services
7 5 (29.41%) XML
8 4 (23.53%) XHTML
8 4 (23.53%) WinForms
8 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) EPoS
2 1 (5.88%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.88%) Change Management
7 1 (5.88%) Data Management
7 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.88%) MVVM
7 1 (5.88%) BDD
7 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) User Stories
7 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
5 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.88%) XAML
6 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.88%) VBScript
6 1 (5.88%) VB
6 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) XenApp
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.88%) Nintex
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco