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 28 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 70 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 3 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.35% 1.79% 1.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.89% 7.10% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £315 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -21.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £273 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £418 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £306
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +27.27%
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
159 169 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.66% 25.19% 24.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 95 100
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £231 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Average hourly rate £50.00 £31.25 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +20.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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
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 28 July 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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Rank Change
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Last Year
Matching
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Stevenage -7 1 £375 -
SQL Server 2012
East of England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (57.14%) Windows
6 6 (42.86%) HP
6 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
7 5 (35.71%) .NET
7 5 (35.71%) Network Design
7 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
7 5 (35.71%) Converged Infrastructure
7 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (35.71%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
8 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (28.57%) Workflow
8 4 (28.57%) C#
8 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 4 (28.57%) XML
9 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
9 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
10 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (14.29%) MVC
10 2 (14.29%) Legal
10 2 (14.29%) Metastorm
10 2 (14.29%) WinForms
10 2 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (14.29%) SAP

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (7.14%) OLAP
5 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.14%) DTS
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Applications Architect
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 2 (14.29%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Server Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) VB6 Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Warehouse Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Data Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 4 (28.57%) XML
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (14.29%) SAP PI
3 2 (14.29%) WinForms
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) WF
4 1 (7.14%) LINQ
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) iPad
3 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Network Design
1 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (35.71%) Risk Analysis
1 5 (35.71%) Converged Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) Time Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 2 (14.29%) Product Management
3 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) OOP
4 1 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) VB6
5 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.14%) VBScript
5 1 (7.14%) VB
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) VCAP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) vCloud
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
1 2 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Metastorm
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) Nintex
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp