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 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 103 101 105
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 28 36 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.01% 1.20% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.68% 4.92% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 6
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£370 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
598 731 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 21.65% 24.27% 20.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 390 251
Average daily rate £400 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 29 33
Average hourly rate £32.10 £35.20 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.80% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £21.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 6 May 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 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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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 +8 14 £365 +39.04% 4
Hertfordshire -7 8 £475 +12.42% 3
Essex -2 3 £335 -10.66% 1
Bedfordshire - 3 £400 - 10
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (60.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (52.17%) SQL
4 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
5 18 (39.13%) .NET
5 18 (39.13%) Windows
6 16 (34.78%) C#
6 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET
7 14 (30.43%) T-SQL
8 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
8 11 (23.91%) MVC
8 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (21.74%) HP
10 9 (19.57%) CSS
10 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
11 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (15.22%) XML
12 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
13 6 (13.04%) Entity Framework
13 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
13 6 (13.04%) OLAP
13 6 (13.04%) Workflow
13 6 (13.04%) Network Design
13 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
13 6 (13.04%) MDX

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 5 (10.87%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (10.87%) CMS
1 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.70%) Apache Solr
2 4 (8.70%) IIS
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.17%) Lync
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.17%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Tridion
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Intranet
2 3 (6.52%) Internet
3 2 (4.35%) Firewall
4 1 (2.17%) Wireless
4 1 (2.17%) Network Security
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (60.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (13.04%) OLAP
6 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.35%) DTS
8 1 (2.17%) ROLAP
8 1 (2.17%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (2.17%) EDRMS
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.17%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
1 6 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.70%) TeamCity
2 4 (8.70%) Subversion
2 4 (8.70%) JIRA
2 4 (8.70%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.17%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) Moq
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Legal
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Developer
2 15 (32.61%) .NET Developer
3 7 (15.22%) C# Developer
3 7 (15.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (13.04%) DBA
4 6 (13.04%) Architect
4 6 (13.04%) SQL DBA
5 5 (10.87%) Applications Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Web Developer
6 4 (8.70%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (6.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Business Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.52%) Administrator
8 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (39.13%) .NET
2 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET
3 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (19.57%) CSS
4 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
5 7 (15.22%) XML
6 6 (13.04%) MDX
6 6 (13.04%) Entity Framework
7 5 (10.87%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (8.70%) LINQ
8 4 (8.70%) HTML
8 4 (8.70%) ADO.NET
9 3 (6.52%) Web Services
9 3 (6.52%) jQuery
9 3 (6.52%) SAP PI
9 3 (6.52%) WinForms
9 3 (6.52%) WCF
9 3 (6.52%) WF
9 3 (6.52%) CSS3
9 3 (6.52%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Clustering
3 3 (6.52%) PKI
3 3 (6.52%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (4.35%) iPad
4 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.35%) Replication
5 1 (2.17%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.52%) Fedora
4 2 (4.35%) Android
5 1 (2.17%) Linux
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) MVC
2 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (13.04%) Workflow
3 6 (13.04%) Network Design
3 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (10.87%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
5 4 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (8.70%) Data Modelling
5 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.52%) ETL
6 3 (6.52%) Migration
6 3 (6.52%) Time Management
7 2 (4.35%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.35%) Product Management
7 2 (4.35%) High Availability
7 2 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (4.35%) Analytics
7 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) SQL
2 16 (34.78%) C#
3 14 (30.43%) T-SQL
4 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.52%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.17%) VBScript
7 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) SCOM
2 3 (6.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) HP
3 5 (10.87%) VMware
4 4 (8.70%) Citrix
4 4 (8.70%) SAP
5 3 (6.52%) Oracle
5 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.52%) Dell
5 3 (6.52%) IBM
5 3 (6.52%) Metastorm
5 3 (6.52%) Nintex
6 1 (2.17%) Altiris
6 1 (2.17%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.17%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.17%) Exinda
6 1 (2.17%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.17%) Sybase
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco
Cambridge
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago