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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
South East / Kent
Rank 35 23 37
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 3 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.20% 6.13% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.56% 25.00% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 2
Median daily rate £375 £306 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.54% -18.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £250 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £313 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -40.00%

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
54 52 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 21.51% 24.53% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 45 30
Median daily rate £350 £313 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+41.50% -17.18%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 January 2017. 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 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
Dartford - 1 £450 -
SQL Server 2012
South East

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Advertising
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Replication
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) IVR
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) DTS
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Data Structures

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) DTS
5 1 (16.67%) Power BI
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (16.67%) IVR
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) ETL Development
4 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft