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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
London / City of London
Rank 114 94 119
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +25
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 32 61 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.10% 1.91% 1.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.96% 6.98% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 49 61
Median daily rate £425 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £335 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £525 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-36.47% -

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
808 874 1229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 27.72% 27.40% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 701 970
Median daily rate £475 £475 £432
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £22.34 £55.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.39% +52.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.18% -15.38%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017, 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 66 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 51 (77.27%) SQL
3 41 (62.12%) C#
4 40 (60.61%) .NET
5 32 (48.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (46.97%) T-SQL
7 28 (42.42%) Microsoft
7 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (34.85%) TDD
8 23 (34.85%) Windows
9 22 (33.33%) Finance
9 22 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 22 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 21 (31.82%) WCF
11 18 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (25.76%) HTML
12 17 (25.76%) Entity Framework
13 16 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (24.24%) NUnit
14 15 (22.73%) Scrum
14 15 (22.73%) ASP.NET
14 15 (22.73%) RESTful
15 14 (21.21%) MSTest
15 14 (21.21%) SQL Server 2014
16 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (19.70%) PowerShell
16 13 (19.70%) OOP
17 12 (18.18%) SOA
17 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 12 (18.18%) Multithreading

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 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) JBoss
2 1 (1.52%) SAS
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.03%) GitHub
2 2 (3.03%) IaaS
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.52%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) AMQP
1 2 (3.03%) LAN
1 2 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (48.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (21.21%) SQL Server 2014
6 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (15.15%) NoSQL
9 8 (12.12%) Relational Database
9 8 (12.12%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (10.61%) Power BI
11 4 (6.06%) SSDT
12 2 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (3.03%) DB2
12 2 (3.03%) MariaDB
12 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (3.03%) OLAP
12 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (1.52%) Data Mart
13 1 (1.52%) DTS
Development Applications
1 16 (24.24%) NUnit
2 14 (21.21%) MSTest
3 9 (13.64%) SpecFlow
3 9 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (6.06%) Selenium
4 4 (6.06%) TeamCity
4 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.06%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.03%) MSBuild
5 2 (3.03%) MSI
6 1 (1.52%) Calabash
6 1 (1.52%) Capybara
6 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.52%) Gradle
6 1 (1.52%) Moq
General
1 22 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (13.64%) Banking
3 5 (7.58%) Back Office
4 3 (4.55%) Front Office
4 3 (4.55%) Legal
5 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.03%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.03%) Law
6 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (69.70%) Developer
2 25 (37.88%) C# Developer
3 17 (25.76%) SQL Developer
4 12 (18.18%) Analyst
5 11 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 9 (13.64%) Senior C# Developer
6 9 (13.64%) SSIS Developer
7 8 (12.12%) Analyst Developer
7 8 (12.12%) SQL Analyst
8 6 (9.09%) .NET Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (7.58%) DBA
10 4 (6.06%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (6.06%) C# WPF Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Software Developer
10 4 (6.06%) SQL DBA
10 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Analyst
10 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Developer
10 4 (6.06%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (60.61%) .NET
2 22 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 21 (31.82%) WCF
4 17 (25.76%) Entity Framework
4 17 (25.76%) HTML
5 15 (22.73%) ASP.NET
5 15 (22.73%) RESTful
6 7 (10.61%) AngularJS
6 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (10.61%) LINQ
6 7 (10.61%) Task Parallel Library
6 7 (10.61%) WPF
7 6 (9.09%) CSS
7 6 (9.09%) REST
8 5 (7.58%) jQuery
9 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (6.06%) Caliburn.Micro
9 4 (6.06%) HTML5
10 3 (4.55%) Ajax
10 3 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) Derivative
2 4 (6.06%) Equities
2 4 (6.06%) Fixed Income
2 4 (6.06%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.06%) Replication
3 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.03%) Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.85%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.58%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.03%) Linux
5 1 (1.52%) Android
5 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.85%) TDD
3 16 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (22.73%) Scrum
5 13 (19.70%) OOP
6 12 (18.18%) Multithreading
6 12 (18.18%) SOA
7 11 (16.67%) MVC
8 10 (15.15%) Data Modelling
8 10 (15.15%) ETL
8 10 (15.15%) OO
9 7 (10.61%) MVVM
10 6 (9.09%) Asset Management
10 6 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (9.09%) System Testing
11 5 (7.58%) BDD
11 5 (7.58%) Unit Testing
12 4 (6.06%) ATDD
12 4 (6.06%) Dependency Injection
12 4 (6.06%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 51 (77.27%) SQL
2 41 (62.12%) C#
3 31 (46.97%) T-SQL
4 13 (19.70%) PowerShell
5 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.03%) Java
7 2 (3.03%) Python
8 1 (1.52%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.52%) Ruby
8 1 (1.52%) Scala
8 1 (1.52%) VB
8 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) SLA
2 5 (7.58%) QA
3 2 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) Docker
2 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Galera Cluster
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.52%) SCCM
2 1 (1.52%) SCOM
2 1 (1.52%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.52%) SCSM
2 1 (1.52%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 28 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.55%) Infragistics
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle
3 2 (3.03%) Sybase
3 2 (3.03%) Tableau
3 2 (3.03%) Telerik
3 2 (3.03%) Teradata
3 2 (3.03%) VMware
3 2 (3.03%) WorldPay
4 1 (1.52%) iManage
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