The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 93 106 104
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 31 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.41% 0.49% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.98% 2.51% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 2
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£345 £343 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £298 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £369
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 £39.77 £21.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+89.38% -32.25%
SQL Server 2012
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
518 398 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.58% 19.31% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 229 233
Average daily rate £395 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.96% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 17
Average hourly rate £24.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £21.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £45.00
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 Hampshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 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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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
Farnborough - 10 £345 -
Southampton +6 8 £310 -4.39% 2
Winchester - 2 £450 - 2
Basingstoke - 1 £413 -
SQL Server 2012
South East

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (65.38%) SQL
3 30 (57.69%) Windows
4 24 (46.15%) T-SQL
5 23 (44.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
7 21 (40.38%) Oracle
7 21 (40.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (32.69%) .NET
9 17 (32.69%) C#
9 17 (32.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET
10 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (28.85%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (28.85%) Oracle Database
12 13 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (25.00%) IIS
13 12 (23.08%) N-Tier
14 11 (21.15%) VB
14 11 (21.15%) Finance
14 11 (21.15%) VMware
14 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
15 10 (19.23%) SC Cleared
15 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
16 9 (17.31%) ITIL
16 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 8 (15.38%) MS Excel

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 13 (25.00%) IIS
2 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (5.77%) MediaWiki
5 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.92%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) LAN
1 3 (5.77%) WAN
2 2 (3.85%) PBX
2 2 (3.85%) VoIP
2 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.85%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.92%) VPN
3 1 (1.92%) DNS
3 1 (1.92%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (44.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (40.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (32.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (28.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (28.85%) Oracle Database
6 13 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (11.54%) InterSystems Cache
10 4 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (5.77%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (3.85%) Cognos Impromptu
12 2 (3.85%) DB2
12 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (3.85%) Data Mining
12 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 8 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.69%) ERwin
4 1 (1.92%) NUnit
4 1 (1.92%) Selenium
4 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Legal
3 2 (3.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Developer
2 10 (19.23%) DBA
3 9 (17.31%) .NET Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) Architect
5 7 (13.46%) SQL DBA
6 6 (11.54%) Consultant
6 6 (11.54%) Analyst Programmer
6 6 (11.54%) Programmer
7 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Storage Architect
8 3 (5.77%) IBM Storage Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Server Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Server Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Applications Specialist
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Developer
9 2 (3.85%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.69%) .NET
2 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 8 (15.38%) jQuery
4 6 (11.54%) Ajax
4 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
4 6 (11.54%) Web Services
4 6 (11.54%) FusionCharts
5 5 (9.62%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 4 (7.69%) XML
6 4 (7.69%) Middleware
7 3 (5.77%) HTML
7 3 (5.77%) XML-RPC
8 2 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.92%) Breeze.js
9 1 (1.92%) Durandal
9 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) N-Tier
2 7 (13.46%) Clustering
2 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.85%) IVR
4 2 (3.85%) NHS
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 30 (57.69%) Windows
2 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.54%) UNIX
5 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.69%) Linux
6 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.77%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) ITIL
1 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (13.46%) SDLC
3 6 (11.54%) Web Development
3 6 (11.54%) Data Security
3 6 (11.54%) Migration
3 6 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.77%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (5.77%) MVC
6 3 (5.77%) CRM
6 3 (5.77%) Data Modelling
6 3 (5.77%) Content Management
6 3 (5.77%) Scrum
7 2 (3.85%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 34 (65.38%) SQL
2 24 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 17 (32.69%) C#
4 11 (21.15%) VB
5 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.77%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.77%) Korn
7 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.85%) VBScript
7 2 (3.85%) C
8 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) SC Cleared
1 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.85%) MCSE
3 2 (3.85%) CCNA
3 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.85%) VCP4
4 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) vSphere
2 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.62%) XenApp
3 5 (9.62%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (1.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) SCCM
2 5 (9.62%) SCOM
2 5 (9.62%) SCOrch
2 5 (9.62%) SCSM
3 3 (5.77%) LiteSpeed
4 2 (3.85%) vMotion
4 2 (3.85%) Data Guard
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (3.85%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.92%) MOM
Vendors
1 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 21 (40.38%) Oracle
3 11 (21.15%) VMware
4 6 (11.54%) Telerik
5 5 (9.62%) IBM
5 5 (9.62%) Citrix
6 4 (7.69%) Cognos
6 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.77%) Cisco
8 2 (3.85%) CommVault
8 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.92%) Serena