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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 54 70 47
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -23
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 4 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.63% 0.35% 1.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.76% 1.85% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Median daily rate £275 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £380 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £420 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £331 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-34.32% -4.28%
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
145 162 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.73% 19.06% 25.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 73 97
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £288 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £12.08 £50.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.84% +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage +8 1 £275 -26.66%
Watford - 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £425 -
SQL Server 2012
East of England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) SCOM
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Network Design
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) PKI
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (20.00%) SAML
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) MCSA
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SAP

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (20.00%) Power BI
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) SAML
1 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Data Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
1 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (20.00%) Product Management
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Optimisation
1 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Nintex
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) VMware