The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 70 68 81
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 33 22 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.97% 1.48% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.68% 6.30% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 12 0
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£300 £260 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
- +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-52.50% +45.45%
SQL Server 2012
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 East Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
380 349 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.69% 23.41% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 161 110
Average daily rate £325 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 26 23
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +10.00%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Leicestershire +10 13 £295 +11.32% 2
Nottinghamshire 0 11 £381 +21.03% 5
Northamptonshire -1 6 £400 - 6
Lincolnshire - 3 £188 - 2
SQL Server 2012
England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (54.17%) SQL
4 25 (52.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (39.58%) C#
6 18 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (33.33%) .NET
8 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET
8 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
9 12 (25.00%) ETL
10 11 (22.92%) HTML
10 11 (22.92%) T-SQL
10 11 (22.92%) CSS
11 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
11 9 (18.75%) Visual Studio
11 9 (18.75%) VB.NET
11 9 (18.75%) MVC
11 9 (18.75%) Finance
12 8 (16.67%) WinForms
12 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 8 (16.67%) Windows
12 8 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (16.67%) WCF
13 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (12.50%) Migration
14 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (12.50%) Entity Framework
15 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (10.42%) Apache Pig

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (10.42%) Apache Pig
2 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (6.25%) Lync
2 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.08%) SAS
3 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Intranet
1 3 (6.25%) Internet
1 3 (6.25%) Firewall
1 3 (6.25%) Wireless
1 3 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (4.17%) Unified Communications
2 2 (4.17%) DHCP
2 2 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (52.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (10.42%) Hadoop
7 5 (10.42%) Apache Hive
7 5 (10.42%) MongoDB
7 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (8.33%) OLAP
8 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (6.25%) Big Data
9 3 (6.25%) DTS
9 3 (6.25%) Data Mining
10 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (2.08%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.17%) NUnit
3 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) DBA
3 10 (20.83%) SQL DBA
4 9 (18.75%) .NET Developer
5 6 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.42%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Database Developer
7 4 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (8.33%) Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Applications Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Applications Support
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Administrator
9 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Server Administrator
9 2 (4.17%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (33.33%) .NET
2 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 11 (22.92%) CSS
3 11 (22.92%) HTML
4 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
5 8 (16.67%) WinForms
5 8 (16.67%) WCF
6 6 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 5 (10.42%) WPF
7 5 (10.42%) jQuery
7 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (6.25%) Web Services
10 2 (4.17%) XML
10 2 (4.17%) MDX
10 2 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.08%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (10.42%) Windows 7
2 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) ETL
2 9 (18.75%) MVC
3 6 (12.50%) Migration
3 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.25%) CRM
4 3 (6.25%) ITIL
4 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 2 (4.17%) Data Governance
5 2 (4.17%) Database Security
5 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.17%) UML
5 2 (4.17%) OOP
5 2 (4.17%) OO
5 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.17%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 26 (54.17%) SQL
2 19 (39.58%) C#
3 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 11 (22.92%) T-SQL
5 9 (18.75%) VB.NET
6 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.25%) Perl
8 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.25%) HDFS
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) HP
2 3 (6.25%) Altiris
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco
2 3 (6.25%) Riverbed
2 3 (6.25%) Exinda
2 3 (6.25%) Cloudera
3 2 (4.17%) LANDesk
3 2 (4.17%) Sun
4 1 (2.08%) Telerik
4 1 (2.08%) DataFlux
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