The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 Glasgow 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 66 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 6 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.74% 1.02% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.91% 3.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
206 229 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.34% 29.06% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 114 85
Average daily rate £325 £338 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +7.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +0.32%
SQL Server 2012
Scotland

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 29 July 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (53.33%) C#
3 8 (53.33%) .NET
4 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (26.67%) HTML
6 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (26.67%) HTML5
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (20.00%) MVC
7 3 (20.00%) Clustering
7 3 (20.00%) JSON
7 3 (20.00%) C++
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (20.00%) XML
8 2 (13.33%) IBM
8 2 (13.33%) CSS
8 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (13.33%) SOA
8 2 (13.33%) ETL

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
1 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
1 1 (6.67%) ReSharper
1 1 (6.67%) CppUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) CodeRush
1 1 (6.67%) GoogleTest
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
1 8 (53.33%) DBA
2 6 (40.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Development DBA
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Development DBA
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Database Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Database Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) HTML5
3 3 (20.00%) JSON
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) XML
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (13.33%) Apache Camel
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) WinForms
4 2 (13.33%) CSS3
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (6.67%) STL
5 1 (6.67%) OLE DB
5 1 (6.67%) ATL
5 1 (6.67%) COM+
5 1 (6.67%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) Sitecore