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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 38 35 49
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.63% 0.37% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.85% 2.22% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +3.63%
SQL Server 2012
Cambridgeshire

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
52 45 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.40% 16.73% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 62
Average daily rate £285 £348 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.98% +12.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £23.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -33.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) MDX
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) SCOM
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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Posted: 10 days ago
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Rate: competitive
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