The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset 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 30 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 23 22 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.52% 2.65% 0.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.78% 13.89% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
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£350 £406 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +27.27%
SQL Server 2012
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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 Dorset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
36 36 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 18.85% 19.05% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 38
Average daily rate £303 £350 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.57% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

SQL Server 2012
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
1 1 (100.00%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft