The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 57 60 66
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 15 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.67% 1.42% 1.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.52% 4.83% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £313 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-52.50% +45.45%
SQL Server 2012
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
230 207 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.58% 29.40% 28.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 117 148
Average daily rate £375 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £411 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (96.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (80.77%) Finance
4 18 (69.23%) SQL
4 18 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (34.62%) ETL
7 8 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (26.92%) Subversion
8 7 (26.92%) Database Tuning
9 6 (23.08%) Financial Institution
10 5 (19.23%) IBM
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
11 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
12 3 (11.54%) SOA
12 3 (11.54%) Data Mining
12 3 (11.54%) Windows
12 3 (11.54%) .NET
12 3 (11.54%) Oracle
12 3 (11.54%) Business Objects
12 3 (11.54%) C#
12 3 (11.54%) Java
12 3 (11.54%) Migration
12 3 (11.54%) Apache Camel
12 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
12 3 (11.54%) Kimball Methodology
12 3 (11.54%) JSON
12 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (96.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (11.54%) Data Mining
7 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
8 2 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
9 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (3.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Subversion
General
1 21 (80.77%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (69.23%) SQL Developer
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Developer
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (3.85%) MI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) JSON
1 3 (11.54%) Apache Camel
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) HTML5
2 2 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) SAP XI
3 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
1 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ETL
2 7 (26.92%) Database Tuning
3 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
4 3 (11.54%) SOA
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
4 3 (11.54%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) Coaching
6 1 (3.85%) MVVM
6 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) C#
2 3 (11.54%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) IBM
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Business Objects
3 2 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (3.85%) SAP