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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 24 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 11 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 4.14% 2.05% 1.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.92% 8.22% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Median daily rate £453 - £438
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 - £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £37.04 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+18.79% +64.62%
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
65 73 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 24.44% 25.00% 25.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 53 50
Median daily rate £400 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £409 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +32.00%

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 August 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
Tonbridge - 3 £460 -
SQL Server 2012
South East

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
3 13 (72.22%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (61.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (61.11%) ETL
5 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
6 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
7 6 (33.33%) C#
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 6 (33.33%) Clustering
7 6 (33.33%) High Availability
8 5 (27.78%) Kimball Methodology
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (27.78%) Finance
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (16.67%) Degree
10 3 (16.67%) Investment Management
10 3 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
10 3 (16.67%) Replication
10 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
10 3 (16.67%) VB
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (16.67%) ETL Development
10 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (72.22%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (11.11%) DTS
7 2 (11.11%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (5.56%) PowerPivot
8 1 (5.56%) SAP BI
8 1 (5.56%) Sisense
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) DBA
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
1 8 (44.44%) SQL DBA
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Developer
3 5 (27.78%) SSIS Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior DBA
4 4 (22.22%) Senior SQL DBA
4 4 (22.22%) T-SQL Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 3 (16.67%) Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Project Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
6 2 (11.11%) SSAS Developer
6 2 (11.11%) SSRS Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Clustering
2 3 (16.67%) Replication
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.56%) iPad
4 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ETL
2 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (33.33%) High Availability
4 5 (27.78%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (16.67%) ETL Development
6 3 (16.67%) Investment Management
6 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
8 1 (5.56%) Change Management
8 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
8 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
8 1 (5.56%) Process Management
8 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
2 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
3 6 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Remedy
2 1 (5.56%) SAP