The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 53 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 8 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.66% 1.75% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.97% 7.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% -
SQL Server 2012
East of 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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
134 118 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 27.80% 22.96% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 57 58
Average daily rate £425 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 25
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.41 £27.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.79% -0.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.34 £32.03 £30.70
% change year-on-year
+4.09% +4.32%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 October 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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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
Basildon - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - -
Southend-on-Sea - - - - 2
SQL Server 2012
East of England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (81.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
5 9 (56.25%) Dimensional Modelling
5 9 (56.25%) Finance
5 9 (56.25%) TDD
6 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (43.75%) Data Mart
8 5 (31.25%) Data Structures
8 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (18.75%) .NET
10 3 (18.75%) C#
11 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
11 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
11 2 (12.50%) MVC
11 2 (12.50%) VMware
12 1 (6.25%) Clustering
12 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (6.25%) Data Management
12 1 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
12 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
12 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
12 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) CICS
2 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (81.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (43.75%) Data Mart
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (6.25%) IDMS
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
7 1 (6.25%) DB2
7 1 (6.25%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Architect
4 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
1 1 (6.25%) OpenVMS
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
2 9 (56.25%) Dimensional Modelling
2 9 (56.25%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
4 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) MCSA
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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