The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Essex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.06% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.88% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
206 81 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 27.21% 19.71% 17.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 39 31
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 16
Average hourly rate £35.20 £30.89 £26.89
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.95% +14.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £27.50 £22.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £37.91
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server 2012
East of England

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Essex

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford - 1 £315 - 1
Rayleigh - - - -
Basildon - - - - 1
Billericay - - - -
SQL Server 2012
East of England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (45.45%) Dimensional Modelling
6 4 (36.36%) TDD
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (36.36%) Migration
7 3 (27.27%) Clustering
7 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 2 (18.18%) UNIX
8 2 (18.18%) Windows
8 2 (18.18%) Linux
8 2 (18.18%) Finance
8 2 (18.18%) Data Mart
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (18.18%) High Availability
9 1 (9.09%) Change Control
9 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
9 1 (9.09%) WebLOAD

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (18.18%) Data Mart
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) WebLOAD
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) SQL DBA
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (36.36%) DBA
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (18.18%) Business Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Server Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Dimensional Modelling
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Foglight
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
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