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 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 114 115 113
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 32 37 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.02% 1.18% 0.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.79% 4.74% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 3
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£305 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £295 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £506 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £90.00 - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.77 £21.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+89.38% -32.25%
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
668 780 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 21.20% 24.86% 21.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 507 286
Average daily rate £350 £358 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 26
Average hourly rate £34.34 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.45% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £20.88 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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 31 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Hourly 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 31 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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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
Bedfordshire +22 10 £328 -6.42% 4
Essex -5 8 £350 -5.08% 1
Cambridgeshire -11 8 £338 +0.74% 3
Norfolk - 5 £188 - 1
Hertfordshire -10 3 £375 +22.95% 4
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 60 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (56.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (51.67%) Windows
4 28 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (36.67%) SQL
6 17 (28.33%) VMware
7 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 14 (23.33%) SharePoint
9 13 (21.67%) MS Exchange
9 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (18.33%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
11 11 (18.33%) .NET
12 10 (16.67%) HP
13 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
13 9 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (15.00%) Firewall
13 9 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (15.00%) SharePoint 2010
14 8 (13.33%) MVC
14 8 (13.33%) Replication
14 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (13.33%) C#
14 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET
14 8 (13.33%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 14 (23.33%) SharePoint
2 13 (21.67%) MS Exchange
3 9 (15.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (11.67%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (10.00%) IIS
6 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (3.33%) Apache Solr
7 2 (3.33%) CMS
7 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.67%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Office
2 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Tridion
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.67%) PaaS
1 1 (1.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.00%) Firewall
2 8 (13.33%) DNS
3 6 (10.00%) DHCP
4 5 (8.33%) IPv4
4 5 (8.33%) VLAN
5 4 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (6.67%) SAN
6 3 (5.00%) IP Telephony
6 3 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.33%) PBX
8 1 (1.67%) WAN
8 1 (1.67%) FTP
8 1 (1.67%) Intranet
8 1 (1.67%) Internet
8 1 (1.67%) LAN
8 1 (1.67%) Wireless
8 1 (1.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (56.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (8.33%) DTS
9 4 (6.67%) EDRMS
9 4 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.00%) Subversion
4 2 (3.33%) JIRA
4 2 (3.33%) MSBuild
4 2 (3.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (11.67%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Legal
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Developer
2 12 (20.00%) DBA
2 12 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 10 (16.67%) Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Administrator
5 6 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Architect
6 5 (8.33%) BizTalk Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Applications Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (5.00%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Systems Support
8 3 (5.00%) Support Technician
8 3 (5.00%) Business Support Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Implementation Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) .NET
2 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (10.00%) CSS
3 6 (10.00%) WCF
3 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (8.33%) UDDI
5 4 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (5.00%) MDX
7 2 (3.33%) HTML5
7 2 (3.33%) Entity Framework
7 2 (3.33%) REST
7 2 (3.33%) HTML
7 2 (3.33%) XML
7 2 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (3.33%) LESS
7 2 (3.33%) jQuery
7 2 (3.33%) SAP PI
7 2 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Replication
2 5 (8.33%) Clustering
2 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.33%) PKI
4 2 (3.33%) iPad
5 1 (1.67%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.67%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 31 (51.67%) Windows
2 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (10.00%) Linux
6 5 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 5 (8.33%) Android
6 5 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 3 (5.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.33%) MVC
2 7 (11.67%) High Availability
3 5 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (8.33%) Network Design
3 5 (8.33%) ITIL
3 5 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
4 4 (6.67%) ETL
4 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (6.67%) Migration
5 3 (5.00%) Change Management
5 3 (5.00%) Workflow
6 2 (3.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.33%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.33%) Product Management
6 2 (3.33%) Database Security
6 2 (3.33%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.67%) SQL
2 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
4 8 (13.33%) C#
5 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.67%) Python
7 1 (1.67%) VB6
7 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.67%) C
7 1 (1.67%) Java
7 1 (1.67%) Perl
7 1 (1.67%) VBScript
7 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.33%) MCSE
2 2 (3.33%) MCSA
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.67%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.67%) VCAP
3 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.33%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.33%) XenApp
5 4 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (5.00%) XenServer
7 2 (3.33%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.67%) vCloud
8 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) SCCM
1 2 (3.33%) SCOM
2 1 (1.67%) Puppet
2 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (28.33%) VMware
2 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.67%) HP
4 8 (13.33%) Citrix
5 7 (11.67%) Oracle
6 5 (8.33%) Veeam
7 4 (6.67%) Cisco
8 3 (5.00%) IBM
8 3 (5.00%) Dell
8 3 (5.00%) Nintex
8 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.33%) Metastorm
9 2 (3.33%) SAP
10 1 (1.67%) NetApp
10 1 (1.67%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.67%) Exinda
10 1 (1.67%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.67%) Altiris
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