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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 258 189 196
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 178 292 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.80% 1.24% 1.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.55% 5.26% 4.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 245 183
Median daily rate £425 £420 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +6.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £548 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £20.50 £53.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -61.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -5.71%
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
5009 5556 5520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.59% 23.57% 23.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3622 3893 3756
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 55 36
Median hourly rate £29.88 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.52% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.12 £16.50 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.90 £53.59 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 28 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the London region over the 3 months to 28 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
City of London -43 28 £425 - 14
Ruislip - 2 £225 - 1
Canary Wharf 0 1 £475 -
Bromley -6 1 £525 +38.15%
Croydon -14 1 - - 2
SQL Server 2012
England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 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 London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 398 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 291 (73.12%) SQL
3 186 (46.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 179 (44.97%) Microsoft
5 158 (39.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 156 (39.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 144 (36.18%) T-SQL
8 135 (33.92%) Business Intelligence
9 130 (32.66%) .NET
10 126 (31.66%) C#
11 117 (29.40%) Finance
11 117 (29.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 111 (27.89%) SQL Server 2014
13 105 (26.38%) Data Warehouse
14 104 (26.13%) ETL
14 104 (26.13%) Agile Software Development
15 92 (23.12%) Windows
16 79 (19.85%) MS Excel
17 62 (15.58%) ASP.NET
17 62 (15.58%) .NET Framework
17 62 (15.58%) Performance Tuning
18 61 (15.33%) MVC
19 48 (12.06%) HTML
20 47 (11.81%) Banking
20 47 (11.81%) jQuery
21 45 (11.31%) Data Modelling
22 44 (11.06%) Visual Studio
23 43 (10.80%) Windows Server
24 42 (10.55%) SQL Server 2005
25 41 (10.30%) JavaScript

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 37 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 33 (8.29%) IIS
3 15 (3.77%) MS Exchange
4 11 (2.76%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (2.51%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (2.01%) SAS
6 8 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (1.76%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (1.76%) Skype for Business
8 6 (1.51%) Apache
8 6 (1.51%) JBoss
9 5 (1.26%) NServiceBus
10 4 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.75%) CMS
12 2 (0.50%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 79 (19.85%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.77%) MS Office
3 5 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.01%) SimCorp Dimension
3 3 (0.75%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.50%) Eagle PACE
4 2 (0.50%) LatentZero
4 2 (0.50%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.50%) SystmOne
4 2 (0.50%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.25%) Endur
5 1 (0.25%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.76%) Office 365
4 4 (1.01%) IBM PureFlex
5 3 (0.75%) OneDrive
5 3 (0.75%) Yammer
6 2 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.50%) GitHub
6 2 (0.50%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.25%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.25%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.25%) IaaS
7 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.51%) Firewall
2 9 (2.26%) DNS
3 7 (1.76%) SAN
4 4 (1.01%) DHCP
4 4 (1.01%) Intranet
4 4 (1.01%) NAS
4 4 (1.01%) SSL
4 4 (1.01%) VPN
5 2 (0.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (0.50%) HTTP
5 2 (0.50%) Internet
5 2 (0.50%) SMTP
5 2 (0.50%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.50%) VoIP
6 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.25%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.25%) LAN
6 1 (0.25%) LDAP
6 1 (0.25%) Network Security
6 1 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 398 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 186 (46.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 158 (39.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 156 (39.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 117 (29.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 111 (27.89%) SQL Server 2014
7 105 (26.38%) Data Warehouse
8 42 (10.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 27 (6.78%) Relational Database
10 26 (6.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 26 (6.53%) OLAP
11 20 (5.03%) Power BI
12 16 (4.02%) OLAP Cube
12 16 (4.02%) QlikView
13 12 (3.02%) NoSQL
13 12 (3.02%) PowerPivot
14 10 (2.51%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (2.51%) Data Mart
14 10 (2.51%) Oracle Database
15 8 (2.01%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 44 (11.06%) Visual Studio
2 34 (8.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (5.78%) NUnit
4 14 (3.52%) Git (software)
5 12 (3.02%) MSTest
6 9 (2.26%) Subversion
7 8 (2.01%) TeamCity
8 7 (1.76%) Moq
8 7 (1.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (1.51%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.26%) JIRA
10 5 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (1.26%) SpecFlow
11 4 (1.01%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 3 (0.75%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.75%) ERwin
12 3 (0.75%) Karma Test Runner
12 3 (0.75%) MSBuild
12 3 (0.75%) ReSharper
12 3 (0.75%) Selenium
General
1 117 (29.40%) Finance
2 47 (11.81%) Banking
3 21 (5.28%) Retail
4 17 (4.27%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.26%) Back Office
5 9 (2.26%) Front Office
6 8 (2.01%) Law
6 8 (2.01%) Legal
7 7 (1.76%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.76%) Marketing
8 4 (1.01%) Games
9 3 (0.75%) Advertising
9 3 (0.75%) Publishing
10 2 (0.50%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.25%) Billing
11 1 (0.25%) Hungarian Language
Job Titles
1 233 (58.54%) Developer
2 83 (20.85%) SQL Developer
3 62 (15.58%) DBA
4 61 (15.33%) .NET Developer
5 56 (14.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 55 (13.82%) SQL DBA
7 54 (13.57%) SSIS Developer
8 48 (12.06%) Senior Developer
9 42 (10.55%) C# Developer
10 35 (8.79%) SQL Server Developer
11 33 (8.29%) SSRS Developer
12 30 (7.54%) Administrator
12 30 (7.54%) SQL Server DBA
13 29 (7.29%) Architect
14 27 (6.78%) ETL Developer
15 26 (6.53%) SQL BI Developer
16 25 (6.28%) C# .NET Developer
16 25 (6.28%) Data Warehouse Developer
16 25 (6.28%) SSAS Developer
17 20 (5.03%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (32.66%) .NET
2 62 (15.58%) .NET Framework
2 62 (15.58%) ASP.NET
3 48 (12.06%) HTML
4 47 (11.81%) jQuery
5 40 (10.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (8.79%) HTML5
7 32 (8.04%) CSS
7 32 (8.04%) Web Services
8 28 (7.04%) MDX
8 28 (7.04%) WCF
9 27 (6.78%) Entity Framework
10 26 (6.53%) WPF
11 23 (5.78%) XML
12 21 (5.28%) AngularJS
13 18 (4.52%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (4.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 17 (4.27%) RESTful
15 12 (3.02%) Ajax
16 11 (2.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (9.30%) Clustering
3 35 (8.79%) Replication
4 16 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (4.02%) NHS
5 12 (3.02%) Data Integration
6 9 (2.26%) Market Risk
6 9 (2.26%) Visualisation
7 8 (2.01%) Credit Risk
7 8 (2.01%) N-Tier
8 7 (1.76%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.51%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.51%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (1.51%) Hedge funds
10 5 (1.26%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (1.26%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.01%) Informatics
11 4 (1.01%) User Experience
12 3 (0.75%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 92 (23.12%) Windows
2 43 (10.80%) Windows Server
3 33 (8.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (7.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (4.02%) Linux
6 13 (3.27%) Windows 7
7 10 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.51%) Solaris
9 5 (1.26%) Mac OS
9 5 (1.26%) Unix
10 4 (1.01%) Android
10 4 (1.01%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.01%) Windows 10
10 4 (1.01%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.75%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.50%) CentOS
12 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (33.92%) Business Intelligence
2 104 (26.13%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (26.13%) ETL
3 62 (15.58%) Performance Tuning
4 61 (15.33%) MVC
5 45 (11.31%) Data Modelling
6 38 (9.55%) Migration
7 36 (9.05%) Scrum
8 32 (8.04%) TDD
9 31 (7.79%) High Availability
10 30 (7.54%) Disaster Recovery
10 30 (7.54%) OO
11 25 (6.28%) Kimball Methodology
11 25 (6.28%) SOA
12 22 (5.53%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (5.03%) Analytics
14 18 (4.52%) E-Commerce
14 18 (4.52%) Web Development
15 16 (4.02%) Data Management
15 16 (4.02%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 291 (73.12%) SQL
2 144 (36.18%) T-SQL
3 126 (31.66%) C#
4 41 (10.30%) JavaScript
5 31 (7.79%) PowerShell
6 18 (4.52%) VB.NET
7 12 (3.02%) Python
8 11 (2.76%) VBA
9 9 (2.26%) Java
10 7 (1.76%) Shell Script
10 7 (1.76%) VBScript
11 5 (1.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 4 (1.01%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.01%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.75%) Korn
13 3 (0.75%) Perl
13 3 (0.75%) R
14 2 (0.50%) PHP
14 2 (0.50%) VB
14 2 (0.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (5.78%) Degree
2 7 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.51%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (1.01%) MCSE
5 3 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.75%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.50%) MCTS
7 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.25%) ISEB
7 1 (0.25%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.25%) MCITP
7 1 (0.25%) OCP
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.25%) RHCE
7 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.27%) QA
2 12 (3.02%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.75%) MiFID
4 2 (0.50%) DICOM
4 2 (0.50%) HL7
4 2 (0.50%) SLA
5 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (6.53%) Active Directory
2 22 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.01%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.01%) XenApp
5 3 (0.75%) Firmware
5 3 (0.75%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.75%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.25%) Samba
6 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (4.77%) Microsoft Clustering
2 10 (2.51%) SCCM
3 6 (1.51%) SCOM
4 4 (1.01%) Perfmon
5 3 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.75%) Simpana
5 3 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.50%) Control-M
6 2 (0.50%) Kibana
6 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.25%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 179 (44.97%) Microsoft
2 29 (7.29%) Oracle
3 27 (6.78%) VMware
4 16 (4.02%) Tableau
5 13 (3.27%) IBM
6 11 (2.76%) HP
7 10 (2.51%) SAP
8 8 (2.01%) EMC
8 8 (2.01%) Sybase
9 7 (1.76%) Cognos
10 6 (1.51%) Cisco
10 6 (1.51%) Citrix
10 6 (1.51%) F5
10 6 (1.51%) Informatica
10 6 (1.51%) Pega
11 5 (1.26%) Telerik
12 4 (1.01%) Charles River
12 4 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.01%) SimCorp
12 4 (1.01%) Symantec
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