The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 46 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.44% 0.27% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.25% 2.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£348 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.86% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
- -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-35.38% -7.14%
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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 Cambridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
89 46 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.73% 12.57% 21.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 12 49
Average daily rate £350 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £395 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.03 £32.05
% change year-on-year
-3.20% -0.07%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (28.57%) Kendo UI
4 2 (28.57%) AutoMapper
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) MySQL
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Red Gate
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) MCDBA
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
1 6 (85.71%) C# Developer
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 6 (85.71%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (28.57%) Kendo UI
2 2 (28.57%) AutoMapper
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCDBA
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Red Gate