The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 136 105 150
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +45
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 28 98 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.83% 1.77% 0.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.44% 6.95% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 89 48
Median daily rate £425 £415 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £586
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
- +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £19.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+89.47% -52.50%
SQL Server 2012
London

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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
815 1410 1364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.09% 25.46% 22.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 1128 1031
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 7
Median hourly rate £19.00 £45.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.77% +63.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SQL Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the City of London region.

SQL Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 92 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 66 (71.74%) SQL
3 43 (46.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (44.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (44.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
6 32 (34.78%) T-SQL
6 32 (34.78%) C#
6 32 (34.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 27 (29.35%) .NET
8 26 (28.26%) Windows
9 25 (27.17%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (21.74%) Finance
12 19 (20.65%) .NET Framework
13 17 (18.48%) SQL Server 2005
13 17 (18.48%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
15 14 (15.22%) Scrum
15 14 (15.22%) MVC
16 13 (14.13%) Data Modelling
16 13 (14.13%) OO
16 13 (14.13%) Data Warehouse
16 13 (14.13%) HTML
16 13 (14.13%) Web Development
17 12 (13.04%) TDD
17 12 (13.04%) ASP.NET
17 12 (13.04%) MS Excel
17 12 (13.04%) Replication
17 12 (13.04%) Clustering

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.87%) IIS
2 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.17%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.26%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) MS Project
3 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.09%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.09%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) Office 365
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.17%) OneDrive
2 2 (2.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) DNS
1 2 (2.17%) Intranet
2 1 (1.09%) DHCP
2 1 (1.09%) Firewall
2 1 (1.09%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.09%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.09%) NAS
2 1 (1.09%) SAN
2 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (46.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 41 (44.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (44.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (34.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (18.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
7 13 (14.13%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (8.70%) PerformancePoint
9 7 (7.61%) MS Access
9 7 (7.61%) NoSQL
10 6 (6.52%) OLAP
11 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (4.35%) QlikView
12 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
13 2 (2.17%) Data Mart
13 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
13 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (2.17%) Power BI
13 2 (2.17%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) MSTest
1 8 (8.70%) NUnit
2 3 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.26%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.17%) ERwin
3 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.17%) Toad
3 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.09%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.09%) JUnit
4 1 (1.09%) Maven
4 1 (1.09%) Moq
4 1 (1.09%) NSubstitute
4 1 (1.09%) Ranorex
4 1 (1.09%) Selenium
4 1 (1.09%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.09%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (21.74%) Finance
2 6 (6.52%) Retail
3 5 (5.43%) Back Office
4 4 (4.35%) Banking
4 4 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.35%) Legal
5 3 (3.26%) Marketing
6 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.09%) Advertising
7 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (47.83%) Developer
2 24 (26.09%) DBA
2 24 (26.09%) SQL DBA
3 16 (17.39%) .NET Developer
4 14 (15.22%) Senior Developer
5 13 (14.13%) SQL Server DBA
6 12 (13.04%) C# Developer
6 12 (13.04%) SQL Developer
7 11 (11.96%) SSIS Developer
8 10 (10.87%) Administrator
8 10 (10.87%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (9.78%) Senior DBA
9 9 (9.78%) Senior SQL DBA
9 9 (9.78%) SSAS Developer
10 8 (8.70%) Analyst
10 8 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (8.70%) Senior SQL Server DBA
11 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 7 (7.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 5 (5.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (29.35%) .NET
2 19 (20.65%) .NET Framework
3 13 (14.13%) HTML
4 12 (13.04%) ASP.NET
5 11 (11.96%) MDX
6 10 (10.87%) jQuery
7 8 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (8.70%) Entity Framework
7 8 (8.70%) RESTful
8 7 (7.61%) CSS
8 7 (7.61%) HTML5
8 7 (7.61%) WCF
8 7 (7.61%) Web Services
8 7 (7.61%) XML
9 5 (5.43%) AngularJS
9 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (4.35%) CSS3
11 3 (3.26%) NHibernate
12 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.04%) Clustering
1 12 (13.04%) Replication
2 6 (6.52%) Hedge funds
3 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.17%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.17%) Equities
4 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.09%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.09%) Contactless
5 1 (1.09%) NHS
5 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (28.26%) Windows
2 10 (10.87%) Windows Server
3 7 (7.61%) Solaris
3 7 (7.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (7.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.35%) Linux
6 3 (3.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.17%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (18.48%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (15.22%) MVC
4 14 (15.22%) Scrum
5 13 (14.13%) Data Modelling
5 13 (14.13%) OO
5 13 (14.13%) Web Development
6 12 (13.04%) TDD
7 10 (10.87%) ETL
8 9 (9.78%) High Availability
9 8 (8.70%) Migration
9 8 (8.70%) OOP
9 8 (8.70%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.61%) Database Security
10 7 (7.61%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (7.61%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (7.61%) SOA
11 6 (6.52%) Multithreading
11 6 (6.52%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (71.74%) SQL
2 32 (34.78%) C#
2 32 (34.78%) T-SQL
3 9 (9.78%) PowerShell
4 7 (7.61%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.35%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.26%) VBA
7 2 (2.17%) C
7 2 (2.17%) Korn
7 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.17%) VBScript
8 1 (1.09%) Java
8 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.09%) ISEB
2 1 (1.09%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.09%) MCDBA
2 1 (1.09%) MCTS
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.09%) NFS
3 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) SCOM
2 2 (2.17%) Nagios
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.17%) SCCM
3 1 (1.09%) Kibana
3 1 (1.09%) Puppet
3 1 (1.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.70%) Oracle
3 6 (6.52%) Veritas
4 4 (4.35%) Siebel
4 4 (4.35%) Tableau
4 4 (4.35%) Telerik
5 3 (3.26%) Sybase
6 2 (2.17%) EMC
6 2 (2.17%) iManage
6 2 (2.17%) SAP
6 2 (2.17%) VMware
7 1 (1.09%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco
7 1 (1.09%) Compaq
7 1 (1.09%) HP
7 1 (1.09%) IBM
7 1 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.09%) RedGate
7 1 (1.09%) Terracotta
7 1 (1.09%) webMethods
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