The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 52 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 17 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.17% 0.75% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.30% 2.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -21.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £30.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.22% -12.85%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
233 138 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.76% 26.04% 27.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 87 150
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Watford +1 4 £291 - 2
St Albans - 1 £300 - 3
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - -
SQL Server 2012
East of England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (74.07%) SQL
3 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 11 (40.74%) T-SQL
5 10 (37.04%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 9 (33.33%) Windows
7 7 (25.93%) Linux
7 7 (25.93%) MySQL
7 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
7 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (22.22%) .NET
8 6 (22.22%) C#
8 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (18.52%) Analytics
10 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (14.81%) Sybase ASE
10 4 (14.81%) Change Management
10 4 (14.81%) Replication
10 4 (14.81%) HTML
10 4 (14.81%) Sybase
10 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
11 3 (11.11%) ETL
11 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
11 3 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (11.11%) SAP
11 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (37.04%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (25.93%) MySQL
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (14.81%) Sybase ASE
7 3 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (11.11%) Snowflake Schema
8 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (7.41%) OLAP
9 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (3.70%) DTS
9 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (3.70%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (3.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Developer
3 4 (14.81%) DBA
4 3 (11.11%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Database Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) HTML
3 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (3.70%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) Kendo UI
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.70%) HTML5
4 1 (3.70%) jQuery
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 1 (3.70%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.70%) iPhone
2 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Analytics
2 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (14.81%) Change Management
2 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
3 3 (11.11%) ETL
3 3 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (11.11%) Database Security
3 3 (11.11%) Web Development
4 2 (7.41%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) ERP
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.70%) MVC
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.70%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) T-SQL
3 6 (22.22%) C#
4 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
3 4 (14.81%) Sybase
4 3 (11.11%) SAP
5 2 (7.41%) Red Gate
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) McAfee
6 1 (3.70%) Telerik
6 1 (3.70%) MobileIron
6 1 (3.70%) Tableau
6 1 (3.70%) Trend Micro
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