The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 31 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.04% 0.34% 1.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.25% 1.37% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.04 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+21.49% +70.29%
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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
69 73 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 28.16% 25.17% 24.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 60 40
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £13.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Kent

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Chatham - 1 £450 -
SQL Server 2012
South East

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Kent region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (81.25%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (62.50%) ETL
5 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
7 6 (37.50%) C#
7 6 (37.50%) High Availability
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
8 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) Clustering
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (18.75%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (18.75%) ETL Development
10 3 (18.75%) Degree
10 3 (18.75%) Investment Management
10 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (18.75%) VB
10 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
11 2 (12.50%) DTS
11 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
11 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
11 2 (12.50%) Replication
11 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (12.50%) Banking
11 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (12.50%) DTS
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (6.25%) PowerPivot
7 1 (6.25%) SAP BI
7 1 (6.25%) Sisense
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) DBA
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
1 7 (43.75%) SQL DBA
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (25.00%) Senior DBA
3 4 (25.00%) Senior SQL DBA
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 4 (25.00%) SSIS Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 3 (18.75%) Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Project Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) T-SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SAP BI Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 2 (12.50%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) iPad
3 1 (6.25%) IVR
3 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ETL
2 6 (37.50%) High Availability
3 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (18.75%) ETL Development
4 3 (18.75%) Investment Management
4 3 (18.75%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (6.25%) Process Management
6 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
3 6 (37.50%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
5 3 (18.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Remedy
2 1 (6.25%) SAP