The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 106 110 111
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 33 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.11% 0.97% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.96% 3.90% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 6
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£350 £350 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £290 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £329 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.07% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £137.50 - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +27.27%
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 of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
665 718 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 22.47% 24.89% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 422 289
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 27 32
Average hourly rate £23.50 £31.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.19% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £22.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.00 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

SQL Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SQL Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
Cambridgeshire +6 12 £365 +23.72% 3
Hertfordshire -10 8 £438 +45.22% 5
Essex -12 6 £343 -5.51% 3
Norfolk +3 5 £188 -
Bedfordshire +7 4 £350 - 2
SQL Server 2012
England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 54 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (53.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (46.30%) Windows
4 22 (40.74%) SQL
5 20 (37.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
7 17 (31.48%) .NET
8 15 (27.78%) C#
8 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET
9 14 (25.93%) VMware
10 11 (20.37%) SharePoint
10 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
10 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
11 10 (18.52%) HP
11 10 (18.52%) MVC
12 9 (16.67%) T-SQL
12 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
13 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
13 8 (14.81%) Replication
14 7 (12.96%) Firewall
14 7 (12.96%) Finance
14 7 (12.96%) Citrix
14 7 (12.96%) Visual Studio
14 7 (12.96%) SharePoint 2010

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 11 (20.37%) SharePoint
2 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
3 7 (12.96%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (11.11%) IIS
5 5 (9.26%) CMS
6 4 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (7.41%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.85%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.85%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Tridion
2 2 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.85%) PaaS
1 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) Firewall
2 5 (9.26%) DHCP
2 5 (9.26%) DNS
2 5 (9.26%) IPv4
2 5 (9.26%) VLAN
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (7.41%) SAN
3 4 (7.41%) Intranet
4 3 (5.56%) Internet
4 3 (5.56%) IP Telephony
4 3 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (3.70%) PBX
6 1 (1.85%) Wireless
6 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (53.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (37.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (9.26%) DTS
6 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (3.70%) EDRMS
8 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.85%) OLAP
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Visual Studio
1 7 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.26%) Subversion
3 4 (7.41%) JIRA
3 4 (7.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (7.41%) MSBuild
3 4 (7.41%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Developer
2 13 (24.07%) .NET Developer
3 9 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 9 (16.67%) DBA
4 6 (11.11%) Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) Applications Architect
6 4 (7.41%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Implementation Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Business Support Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (5.56%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (31.48%) .NET
2 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (12.96%) .NET Framework
5 6 (11.11%) CSS
5 6 (11.11%) XML
6 4 (7.41%) MDX
7 3 (5.56%) WCF
7 3 (5.56%) WF
7 3 (5.56%) WinForms
7 3 (5.56%) Web Services
7 3 (5.56%) Entity Framework
7 3 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (3.70%) REST
8 2 (3.70%) AppFabric
8 2 (3.70%) UDDI
8 2 (3.70%) SAP PI
9 1 (1.85%) LINQ
9 1 (1.85%) jQuery
9 1 (1.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Replication
2 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.41%) Clustering
4 3 (5.56%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.70%) iPad
5 2 (3.70%) PKI
6 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.85%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.85%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 25 (46.30%) Windows
2 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.11%) Linux
4 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.26%) Windows XP
5 5 (9.26%) Android
5 5 (9.26%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.56%) Fedora
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) MVC
2 6 (11.11%) Workflow
3 5 (9.26%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (9.26%) Network Design
3 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (9.26%) Converged Infrastructure
4 4 (7.41%) High Availability
4 4 (7.41%) ETL
4 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
4 4 (7.41%) Migration
5 3 (5.56%) Time Management
5 3 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 3 (5.56%) Change Management
5 3 (5.56%) ITIL
5 3 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.70%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.70%) Product Management
6 2 (3.70%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) SQL
2 15 (27.78%) C#
3 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
6 5 (9.26%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.85%) Python
7 1 (1.85%) VB6
7 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.85%) VBScript
7 1 (1.85%) VB
7 1 (1.85%) Perl
7 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.70%) MCSE
3 2 (3.70%) MCSA
4 1 (1.85%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.85%) VCAP
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
1 10 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.70%) XenApp
5 2 (3.70%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.85%) vCloud
6 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) SCCM
1 2 (3.70%) SCOM
2 1 (1.85%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.93%) VMware
3 10 (18.52%) HP
4 7 (12.96%) Citrix
5 5 (9.26%) Oracle
5 5 (9.26%) Veeam
6 4 (7.41%) Cisco
7 3 (5.56%) IBM
7 3 (5.56%) Dell
7 3 (5.56%) Nintex
7 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.70%) Metastorm
8 2 (3.70%) SAP
9 1 (1.85%) NetApp
9 1 (1.85%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.85%) Exinda
9 1 (1.85%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.85%) Altiris
9 1 (1.85%) Sitecore
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