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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 112 97 108
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 21 53 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.84% 1.72% 1.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.54% 7.75% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 38 30
Median daily rate £333 £305 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.01% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £188 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £37.27 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.05% +77.47%
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
593 684 786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 23.68% 22.16% 25.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 395 510
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 24
Median hourly rate £43.92 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.12% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.65 £17.30 £20.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £38.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 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 30 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +20 8 £325 -3.70% 2
Hertfordshire +10 8 £325 -7.14% 2
Bedfordshire -7 3 £380 +16.03%
Essex -16 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - - 1
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 East of England region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (62.79%) SQL
2 27 (62.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
3 23 (53.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (41.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (41.86%) .NET
5 17 (39.53%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (37.21%) T-SQL
6 16 (37.21%) C#
6 16 (37.21%) Windows
7 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
8 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (25.58%) .NET Framework
10 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2014
11 9 (20.93%) Finance
11 9 (20.93%) Oracle
12 8 (18.60%) Visual Studio
12 8 (18.60%) ETL
12 8 (18.60%) Degree
12 8 (18.60%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database
13 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (16.28%) Scrum
13 7 (16.28%) SOA
13 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
14 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (13.95%) PL/SQL

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (9.30%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.65%) Documentum
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.33%) CMS
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.65%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (2.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) GitHub
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) DHCP
1 1 (2.33%) DNS
1 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (62.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (53.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (41.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database
6 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (9.30%) Power BI
9 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (4.65%) QlikView
11 1 (2.33%) DTS
11 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Power View
11 1 (2.33%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.33%) Protractor
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) .NET Developer
3 10 (23.26%) SQL Developer
4 7 (16.28%) DBA
4 7 (16.28%) SQL DBA
5 5 (11.63%) Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Business Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Report Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (41.86%) .NET
2 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
3 11 (25.58%) .NET Framework
4 6 (13.95%) RESTful
5 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (9.30%) Entity Framework
7 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (6.98%) CSS
7 3 (6.98%) HTML
7 3 (6.98%) jQuery
7 3 (6.98%) XML
8 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.65%) SAML
8 2 (4.65%) SAP PI
9 1 (2.33%) Autofac
9 1 (2.33%) CSS3
9 1 (2.33%) Kendo UI
9 1 (2.33%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.33%) WCF
9 1 (2.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Clustering
3 2 (4.65%) iPad
3 2 (4.65%) PKI
3 2 (4.65%) Replication
3 2 (4.65%) Robotics
4 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) NHS
4 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.65%) Android
5 2 (4.65%) Linux
5 2 (4.65%) Unix
5 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.60%) ETL
4 7 (16.28%) Scrum
4 7 (16.28%) SOA
5 6 (13.95%) API Design
5 6 (13.95%) MVC
6 5 (11.63%) Migration
6 5 (11.63%) Project Management
7 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (9.30%) OO
7 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.98%) High Availability
8 3 (6.98%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Workflow
9 2 (4.65%) Matrix Management
9 2 (4.65%) Network Design
9 2 (4.65%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (4.65%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) SQL
2 16 (37.21%) C#
2 16 (37.21%) T-SQL
3 6 (13.95%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.65%) Perl
5 2 (4.65%) PHP
5 2 (4.65%) Python
5 2 (4.65%) Ruby
5 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.65%) VBA
6 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) MCSE
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.33%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.33%) MCP
3 1 (2.33%) MCSA
3 1 (2.33%) OCP
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) SCCM
1 4 (9.30%) SCOM
2 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.65%) Puppet
3 1 (2.33%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.33%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) HP
3 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) Cognos
4 3 (6.98%) Nintex
5 2 (4.65%) Blue Prism
5 2 (4.65%) Kofax
5 2 (4.65%) SAP
6 1 (2.33%) DevExpress
6 1 (2.33%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.33%) Telerik