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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 113 109 107
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 31 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.00% 0.92% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.60% 3.81% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 7
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£350 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £292 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £137.50 - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.52 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.48% +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
674 735 500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 21.78% 24.02% 21.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 463 303
Average daily rate £350 £374 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.35% +6.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 29
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 £19.00 £22.20 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.00 £77.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -4 11 £355 +5.97% 3
Essex -6 8 £300 -14.28% 1
Bedfordshire +12 5 £356 +1.71% 7
Norfolk - 5 £188 -
Hertfordshire -14 4 £375 +19.04% 1
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 59 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (55.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (45.76%) Windows
4 24 (40.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 23 (38.98%) SQL
6 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
7 15 (25.42%) .NET
7 15 (25.42%) VMware
8 14 (23.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (20.34%) C#
9 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET
9 12 (20.34%) SharePoint
9 12 (20.34%) Active Directory
9 12 (20.34%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
11 10 (16.95%) T-SQL
11 10 (16.95%) HP
11 10 (16.95%) MS Exchange
11 10 (16.95%) MVC
12 9 (15.25%) Firewall
12 9 (15.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (15.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (15.25%) Citrix
12 9 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (13.56%) DNS
13 8 (13.56%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 12 (20.34%) SharePoint
2 10 (16.95%) MS Exchange
3 9 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (11.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (11.86%) IIS
5 6 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (8.47%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (8.47%) CMS
7 4 (6.78%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.69%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.69%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Tridion
2 2 (3.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.69%) PaaS
1 1 (1.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) Firewall
2 8 (13.56%) DNS
3 6 (10.17%) DHCP
4 5 (8.47%) IPv4
4 5 (8.47%) VLAN
5 4 (6.78%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (6.78%) SAN
5 4 (6.78%) Intranet
6 3 (5.08%) Internet
6 3 (5.08%) IP Telephony
6 3 (5.08%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.39%) PBX
8 1 (1.69%) WAN
8 1 (1.69%) FTP
8 1 (1.69%) LAN
8 1 (1.69%) Wireless
8 1 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (55.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (40.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (23.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (15.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (15.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (8.47%) DTS
8 4 (6.78%) EDRMS
8 4 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.69%) OLAP
10 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.47%) Subversion
3 4 (6.78%) JIRA
3 4 (6.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (6.78%) TeamCity
3 4 (6.78%) MSBuild
4 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Developer
2 12 (20.34%) DBA
2 12 (20.34%) SQL DBA
3 9 (15.25%) .NET Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Web Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Administrator
6 4 (6.78%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.78%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Applications Architect
6 4 (6.78%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Implementation Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.08%) BizTalk Developer
7 3 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Business Support Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.08%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) .NET
2 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET
3 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (11.86%) CSS
5 4 (6.78%) MDX
5 4 (6.78%) WCF
6 3 (5.08%) UDDI
6 3 (5.08%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.39%) HTML
7 2 (3.39%) XML
7 2 (3.39%) HTML5
7 2 (3.39%) jQuery
7 2 (3.39%) SAP PI
7 2 (3.39%) REST
7 2 (3.39%) LESS
7 2 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Replication
2 6 (10.17%) Clustering
3 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.08%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.39%) iPad
4 2 (3.39%) PKI
5 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.69%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.69%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.76%) Windows
2 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (10.17%) Linux
4 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.47%) Windows XP
5 5 (8.47%) Android
5 5 (8.47%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.08%) Fedora
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.95%) MVC
2 5 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (8.47%) ETL
2 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (8.47%) Network Design
2 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (8.47%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (8.47%) High Availability
2 5 (8.47%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (8.47%) Converged Infrastructure
3 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
3 4 (6.78%) Migration
4 3 (5.08%) Change Management
4 3 (5.08%) Workflow
4 3 (5.08%) ITIL
5 2 (3.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.39%) Data Protection
5 2 (3.39%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (3.39%) Database Security
5 2 (3.39%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.98%) SQL
2 12 (20.34%) C#
3 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
4 10 (16.95%) T-SQL
5 8 (13.56%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.69%) Python
7 1 (1.69%) VB6
7 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.69%) VBScript
7 1 (1.69%) VB
7 1 (1.69%) Perl
7 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) MCSE
2 2 (3.39%) MCSA
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.69%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.69%) VCAP
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) Active Directory
1 12 (20.34%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.17%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.47%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.39%) XenApp
5 2 (3.39%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.69%) vCloud
6 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) SCCM
1 2 (3.39%) SCOM
2 1 (1.69%) Puppet
2 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.42%) VMware
3 10 (16.95%) HP
4 9 (15.25%) Citrix
5 7 (11.86%) Oracle
6 5 (8.47%) Veeam
7 4 (6.78%) Cisco
8 3 (5.08%) IBM
8 3 (5.08%) Dell
8 3 (5.08%) Nintex
8 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.39%) Metastorm
9 2 (3.39%) SAP
10 1 (1.69%) NetApp
10 1 (1.69%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.69%) Exinda
10 1 (1.69%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.69%) Altiris
10 1 (1.69%) Sitecore
Essex
ComputAppoint
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Code Red Associates
Rate: £100-£120 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £350.00 - £387.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £325.00 - £387.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago