The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 199 200 225
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +25
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 238 249 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.12% 1.17% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.80% 4.99% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 176 139
Average daily rate £425 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £310 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £19.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +29.31%
SQL Server 2012
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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4954 4994 5150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.39% 23.55% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3583 3522 3545
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 37 44
Average hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £12.10 £17.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.05 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in London

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in London

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in London

SQL Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the London region.

SQL Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in London

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +16 58 £433 +15.33% 38
Chessington - 2 - -
Edgware - 1 £415 -
Westminster - 1 £443 - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £480 -
Greenwich - 1 £450 -
Clapham - 1 £275 -
SQL Server 2012
England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 547 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 354 (64.72%) SQL
3 312 (57.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 231 (42.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 223 (40.77%) Microsoft
6 197 (36.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 195 (35.65%) .NET
8 183 (33.46%) C#
9 167 (30.53%) Finance
10 153 (27.97%) Business Intelligence
10 153 (27.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 145 (26.51%) T-SQL
12 144 (26.33%) Windows
13 114 (20.84%) Data Warehouse
14 113 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
15 105 (19.20%) SQL Server 2005
16 100 (18.28%) .NET Framework
17 95 (17.37%) ETL
17 95 (17.37%) SQL Server 2014
18 85 (15.54%) MS Excel
19 81 (14.81%) ASP.NET
20 80 (14.63%) Windows Server
21 79 (14.44%) Banking
22 73 (13.35%) Scrum
23 67 (12.25%) Performance Tuning
24 64 (11.70%) JavaScript
25 63 (11.52%) HTML
26 62 (11.33%) MVC
26 62 (11.33%) Windows Server 2012
27 61 (11.15%) PowerShell

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 51 (9.32%) SharePoint
2 50 (9.14%) IIS
3 26 (4.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 22 (4.02%) SharePoint 2010
5 18 (3.29%) MS Exchange
6 16 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (2.56%) Skype for Business
8 7 (1.28%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.73%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.73%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.73%) CMS
11 3 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.55%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.37%) DNN
12 2 (0.37%) GlassFish
Applications
1 85 (15.54%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.29%) MS Office
3 5 (0.91%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (2.19%) Unit4 Business World
2 7 (1.28%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Endur
4 1 (0.18%) FastStats
4 1 (0.18%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.74%) Office 365
3 11 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.10%) OneDrive
4 6 (1.10%) Yammer
5 3 (0.55%) SaaS
6 2 (0.37%) Sage Pay
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.18%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.39%) SAN
2 20 (3.66%) Internet
3 14 (2.56%) DNS
3 14 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.65%) Firewall
5 8 (1.46%) DHCP
5 8 (1.46%) Remote Desktop
5 8 (1.46%) Skype
5 8 (1.46%) VoIP
6 7 (1.28%) Ethernet
7 6 (1.10%) Intranet
8 5 (0.91%) Network Security
9 3 (0.55%) Extranet
9 3 (0.55%) HTTP
9 3 (0.55%) iSCSI
9 3 (0.55%) NAS
10 2 (0.37%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.37%) WAN
10 2 (0.37%) Wireless
11 1 (0.18%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 547 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 312 (57.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 231 (42.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 197 (36.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 153 (27.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 114 (20.84%) Data Warehouse
7 105 (19.20%) SQL Server 2005
8 95 (17.37%) SQL Server 2014
9 31 (5.67%) OLAP
10 25 (4.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 23 (4.20%) BusinessObjects
12 21 (3.84%) Oracle Database
13 17 (3.11%) SQL Server 2000
14 16 (2.93%) PerformancePoint
15 14 (2.56%) QlikView
16 13 (2.38%) MS Access
16 13 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
16 13 (2.38%) Relational Database
17 11 (2.01%) DTS
17 11 (2.01%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 43 (7.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (6.40%) Visual Studio
3 24 (4.39%) NUnit
4 18 (3.29%) Git (software)
5 15 (2.74%) TeamCity
6 11 (2.01%) MSTest
6 11 (2.01%) SpecFlow
7 10 (1.83%) Rhino Mocks
8 9 (1.65%) Moq
9 8 (1.46%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (1.28%) Cucumber
10 7 (1.28%) MSBuild
11 4 (0.73%) Bower
11 4 (0.73%) Grunt
11 4 (0.73%) gulp
11 4 (0.73%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (0.73%) Subversion
12 3 (0.55%) Maven
12 3 (0.55%) Selenium
General
1 167 (30.53%) Finance
2 79 (14.44%) Banking
3 41 (7.50%) Investment Banking
4 29 (5.30%) Front Office
5 23 (4.20%) Back Office
6 18 (3.29%) Retail
7 17 (3.11%) Law
8 13 (2.38%) Legal
9 10 (1.83%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.65%) Marketing
11 8 (1.46%) Advertising
12 5 (0.91%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.73%) Hungarian Language
14 1 (0.18%) Publishing
14 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 281 (51.37%) Developer
2 110 (20.11%) DBA
3 107 (19.56%) SQL Developer
4 97 (17.73%) SQL DBA
5 86 (15.72%) C# Developer
6 73 (13.35%) .NET Developer
7 67 (12.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 61 (11.15%) SQL Server DBA
9 47 (8.59%) Senior Developer
10 44 (8.04%) C# .NET Developer
11 40 (7.31%) SQL Server Developer
12 37 (6.76%) Business Developer
13 35 (6.40%) WPF Developer
14 34 (6.22%) C# WPF Developer
15 30 (5.48%) Administrator
15 30 (5.48%) C# Developer - Commodities
16 29 (5.30%) Analyst
17 27 (4.94%) Architect
17 27 (4.94%) ETL Developer
18 26 (4.75%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (35.65%) .NET
2 100 (18.28%) .NET Framework
3 81 (14.81%) ASP.NET
4 63 (11.52%) HTML
5 51 (9.32%) MDX
6 44 (8.04%) CSS
7 43 (7.86%) Web Services
8 42 (7.68%) Entity Framework
9 40 (7.31%) WPF
10 39 (7.13%) HTML5
11 38 (6.95%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (6.40%) jQuery
13 31 (5.67%) WCF
14 26 (4.75%) AngularJS
14 26 (4.75%) RESTful
15 23 (4.20%) XML
16 20 (3.66%) ASP.NET Web API
17 17 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 16 (2.93%) CSS3
19 14 (2.56%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.05%) Replication
2 46 (8.41%) Clustering
3 45 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (4.57%) Computer Science
5 22 (4.02%) Management Information System
6 17 (3.11%) Fixed Income
7 15 (2.74%) Client/Server
8 13 (2.38%) Derivative
9 12 (2.19%) Equities
10 9 (1.65%) NHS
11 8 (1.46%) EMC VNX
11 8 (1.46%) Hedge funds
11 8 (1.46%) Private Cloud
12 7 (1.28%) Market Risk
12 7 (1.28%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.28%) User Experience
13 5 (0.91%) Data Integration
13 5 (0.91%) Digital Media
13 5 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.91%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 144 (26.33%) Windows
2 80 (14.63%) Windows Server
3 62 (11.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 55 (10.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (4.39%) Solaris
5 24 (4.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (3.66%) Linux
7 13 (2.38%) Unix
8 11 (2.01%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.46%) AIX
10 4 (0.73%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.55%) Android
11 3 (0.55%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.55%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.55%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.55%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.18%) CentOS
12 1 (0.18%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (27.97%) Business Intelligence
2 113 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (17.37%) ETL
4 73 (13.35%) Scrum
5 67 (12.25%) Performance Tuning
6 62 (11.33%) MVC
7 52 (9.51%) TDD
8 46 (8.41%) Migration
9 43 (7.86%) Data Modelling
10 34 (6.22%) ITIL
11 31 (5.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 31 (5.67%) OO
12 30 (5.48%) Electronic Trading
12 30 (5.48%) Market Making
13 29 (5.30%) Kimball Methodology
14 28 (5.12%) Risk Analysis
15 27 (4.94%) SDLC
15 27 (4.94%) Unit Testing
16 26 (4.75%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (4.75%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 354 (64.72%) SQL
2 183 (33.46%) C#
3 145 (26.51%) T-SQL
4 64 (11.70%) JavaScript
5 61 (11.15%) PowerShell
6 32 (5.85%) VB.NET
7 14 (2.56%) VBA
8 13 (2.38%) C
8 13 (2.38%) Shell Script
9 11 (2.01%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 10 (1.83%) Python
10 10 (1.83%) VBScript
11 8 (1.46%) Ruby
12 5 (0.91%) Korn
12 5 (0.91%) VB
13 4 (0.73%) Perl
13 4 (0.73%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.37%) Java
14 2 (0.37%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.37%) XAML
Qualifications
1 60 (10.97%) Degree
2 16 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (1.28%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.10%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.91%) CCNA
6 5 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.55%) ISEB
7 3 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.55%) MCSA
8 2 (0.37%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.37%) MCSE
8 2 (0.37%) MCTS
8 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.37%) PMP
8 2 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.18%) MCITP
9 1 (0.18%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.19%) QA
2 9 (1.65%) Data Quality
2 9 (1.65%) SLA
3 4 (0.73%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.37%) Basel III
5 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.18%) COBIT
6 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.18%) EMIR
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.18%) MiFID
System Software
1 36 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.11%) Hyper-V
2 17 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.01%) vSphere
4 9 (1.65%) XenApp
5 6 (1.10%) ISA Server
5 6 (1.10%) Terminal Server
6 4 (0.73%) HDFS
7 3 (0.55%) Firmware
7 3 (0.55%) NFS
8 2 (0.37%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.18%) Docker
9 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.18%) SRDF
9 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (2.93%) Nagios
2 14 (2.56%) Puppet
3 12 (2.19%) SCOM
4 10 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (1.65%) Data Guard
5 9 (1.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (1.46%) Foglight
6 8 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (1.10%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.91%) Ansible
8 5 (0.91%) SCCM
9 3 (0.55%) Control-M
9 3 (0.55%) Simpana
10 2 (0.37%) Dollar Universe
10 2 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.37%) WSUS
11 1 (0.18%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 223 (40.77%) Microsoft
2 42 (7.68%) Oracle
3 33 (6.03%) VMware
4 22 (4.02%) Sybase
5 20 (3.66%) Cisco
6 19 (3.47%) Tableau
7 18 (3.29%) EMC
8 16 (2.93%) SAP
9 15 (2.74%) Veritas
10 13 (2.38%) HP
11 11 (2.01%) Citrix
11 11 (2.01%) Red Gate
11 11 (2.01%) Telerik
12 10 (1.83%) NetApp
13 8 (1.46%) Cognos
13 8 (1.46%) IBM
13 8 (1.46%) Imperva
14 7 (1.28%) Mitel
15 6 (1.10%) Informatica
16 5 (0.91%) iManage
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Venturi
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 52 minutes ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Contract-Permanent
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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The People Network
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £250 - £350 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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London
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Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
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South West London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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South West London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £425.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £430.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £430.00 - £450.00 per day
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Wembley, Middlesex
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Rate: £375 - £425 per day
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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City, London
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Nigel Frank International
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London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
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