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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 46 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 20 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.65% 0.18% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.31% 1.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £334 £320
% change year-on-year
-2.62% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -21.42%
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
194 91 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.66% 16.02% 25.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 52 118
Average daily rate £330 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £26.00 £34.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -9.83%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 - 7 £325 - 2
St Albans - 4 - - 2
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Hertford - - - - 1
SQL Server 2012
East of England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (78.38%) SQL
3 25 (67.57%) T-SQL
4 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
5 14 (37.84%) .NET
6 13 (35.14%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (29.73%) C#
8 10 (27.03%) Finance
8 10 (27.03%) Replication
8 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (24.32%) Sybase ASE
9 9 (24.32%) Data Modelling
9 9 (24.32%) Sybase
10 8 (21.62%) HTML
10 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (21.62%) Analytics
11 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
11 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
11 7 (18.92%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (16.22%) Change Management
13 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (13.51%) MVC
13 5 (13.51%) ETL
13 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (10.81%) Performance Monitoring
14 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (10.81%) Snowflake Schema
14 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1 (2.70%) IIS
1 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (35.14%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (24.32%) Sybase ASE
5 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (10.81%) Snowflake Schema
7 4 (10.81%) OLAP
7 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (8.11%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
9 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
9 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (5.41%) QlikView
10 1 (2.70%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (2.70%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) ReSharper
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.41%) Moq
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (78.38%) Developer
2 15 (40.54%) SQL Developer
3 8 (21.62%) DBA
3 8 (21.62%) C# Developer
4 7 (18.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (16.22%) SQL DBA
6 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Database Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Data Warehouse Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Data Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Business Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) .NET
2 8 (21.62%) HTML
3 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
4 4 (10.81%) CSS
4 4 (10.81%) ADO.NET
4 4 (10.81%) XML
4 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
4 4 (10.81%) LINQ
4 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (10.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (8.11%) HTML5
5 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (8.11%) jQuery
5 3 (8.11%) MDX
5 3 (8.11%) WCF
5 3 (8.11%) Ajax
5 3 (8.11%) SOAP
6 2 (5.41%) XSL
6 2 (5.41%) XSLT
6 2 (5.41%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Replication
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Statistics
3 3 (8.11%) Data Integration
4 2 (5.41%) EMV
4 2 (5.41%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.70%) iPhone
5 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) AIX
2 1 (2.70%) Solaris
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Data Modelling
2 8 (21.62%) Analytics
3 7 (18.92%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (16.22%) Change Management
5 5 (13.51%) MVC
5 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.51%) ETL
6 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.81%) TDD
6 4 (10.81%) Migration
6 4 (10.81%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (10.81%) Database Security
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (8.11%) Web Development
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 3 (8.11%) BDD
8 2 (5.41%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (5.41%) Coaching
8 2 (5.41%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (5.41%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) SQL
2 25 (67.57%) T-SQL
3 11 (29.73%) C#
4 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.41%) VBScript
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (5.41%) MCITP
2 2 (5.41%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) WSUS
1 1 (2.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) Sybase
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) Red Gate
5 2 (5.41%) SAP
6 1 (2.70%) Cognos
6 1 (2.70%) Tableau
6 1 (2.70%) MobileIron
6 1 (2.70%) McAfee
6 1 (2.70%) Telerik
6 1 (2.70%) Trend Micro
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