The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 52 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 15 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.98% 0.57% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.43% 2.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-52.50% +45.45%
SQL Server 2012
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
159 197 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.98% 28.26% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 72 50
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £236 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 1
Average hourly rate £23.00 £29.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% +5.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.69% +8.33%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 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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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
Cambridge +7 7 £364 +45.50% 1
Peterborough - 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
East of England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (65.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (50.00%) Windows
4 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (40.00%) VMware
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 5 (25.00%) C#
7 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (25.00%) .NET
7 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 5 (25.00%) CSS
7 5 (25.00%) CMS
7 5 (25.00%) Tridion
7 5 (25.00%) MVC
7 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (20.00%) High Availability
8 4 (20.00%) Apache Solr
8 4 (20.00%) TeamCity
8 4 (20.00%) Subversion
8 4 (20.00%) JIRA
8 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (20.00%) MSBuild
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (20.00%) Clustering
8 4 (20.00%) IIS

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 5 (25.00%) CMS
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 4 (20.00%) IIS
2 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) Intranet
3 1 (5.00%) IPv4
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
3 1 (5.00%) VLAN
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (65.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (10.00%) EDRMS
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (5.00%) DTS
6 1 (5.00%) OLAP
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (20.00%) Subversion
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
1 4 (20.00%) MSBuild
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (15.00%) SQL DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
6 1 (5.00%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Implementation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
1 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (25.00%) CSS
1 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (10.00%) WCF
2 2 (10.00%) UDDI
3 1 (5.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Fedora
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) MVC
2 4 (20.00%) High Availability
2 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) Database Security
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) MCSA
1 1 (5.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) HP
2 4 (20.00%) Citrix
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) Dell
3 3 (15.00%) IBM
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) Exinda
5 1 (5.00%) Altiris
5 1 (5.00%) Veeam
5 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.00%) Sitecore