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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England / London
Rank 227 193 195
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 173 266 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.91% 1.24% 1.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.69% 5.22% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 195 180
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £19.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-36.47% -

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
4685 5093 5120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 24.53% 23.75% 24.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3408 3681 3592
Median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 37
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +85.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.75 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 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
City of London -20 31 £425 -1.73% 22
Lewisham - 4 £300 -
Harrow - 3 £400 -
Barnet - 2 £400 -
Twickenham - 1 £425 -
Hackney - 1 £325 -
SQL Server 2012
England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 343 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 232 (67.64%) SQL
3 189 (55.10%) Microsoft
4 164 (47.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 135 (39.36%) C#
6 134 (39.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 131 (38.19%) .NET
8 130 (37.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 116 (33.82%) Business Intelligence
10 107 (31.20%) Windows
11 106 (30.90%) Data Warehouse
12 97 (28.28%) T-SQL
13 94 (27.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 87 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
15 84 (24.49%) Finance
16 76 (22.16%) ETL
17 71 (20.70%) SQL Server 2014
18 65 (18.95%) Microsoft Azure
19 63 (18.37%) JavaScript
20 57 (16.62%) .NET Framework
21 55 (16.03%) Team Foundation Server
22 54 (15.74%) HTML
23 53 (15.45%) ASP.NET
24 52 (15.16%) TDD
24 52 (15.16%) MVC
25 49 (14.29%) Windows Server
26 48 (13.99%) Visual Studio
26 48 (13.99%) PowerShell
27 47 (13.70%) WCF
28 46 (13.41%) MS Excel

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 32 (9.33%) IIS
2 31 (9.04%) SharePoint
3 21 (6.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 18 (5.25%) MS Exchange
5 12 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (3.50%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.17%) CMS
9 3 (0.87%) Apache
9 3 (0.87%) JBoss
9 3 (0.87%) MS Project Server
9 3 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.87%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.87%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.58%) SAS
10 2 (0.58%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.29%) Documentum
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 46 (13.41%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.92%) MS Office
3 3 (0.87%) MS Project
4 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (5.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.46%) FastStats
3 4 (1.17%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.87%) SystmOne
5 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.29%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.29%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 65 (18.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (5.54%) IaaS
3 17 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (4.66%) PaaS
5 10 (2.92%) Data Lake Analytics
5 10 (2.92%) Office 365
6 4 (1.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.58%) AWS OpsWorks
7 2 (0.58%) GitHub
7 2 (0.58%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.08%) DNS
2 12 (3.50%) Firewall
3 10 (2.92%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (2.04%) DHCP
6 6 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (1.75%) Internet
7 5 (1.46%) SAN
7 5 (1.46%) VPN
8 4 (1.17%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (1.17%) DMZ
8 4 (1.17%) Intranet
9 3 (0.87%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.87%) LAN
9 3 (0.87%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.87%) WAN
10 2 (0.58%) AMQP
10 2 (0.58%) Extranet
10 2 (0.58%) FTP
10 2 (0.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 343 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 164 (47.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 134 (39.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 130 (37.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 106 (30.90%) Data Warehouse
6 94 (27.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 71 (20.70%) SQL Server 2014
8 32 (9.33%) Power BI
9 29 (8.45%) SQL Server 2016
10 24 (7.00%) OLAP
10 24 (7.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 20 (5.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 15 (4.37%) NoSQL
13 14 (4.08%) Azure SQL Database
13 14 (4.08%) QlikView
13 14 (4.08%) Relational Database
14 13 (3.79%) OLAP Cube
15 10 (2.92%) Data Lake
16 9 (2.62%) Big Data
17 7 (2.04%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 55 (16.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (13.99%) Visual Studio
3 29 (8.45%) NUnit
4 15 (4.37%) TeamCity
5 14 (4.08%) MSTest
6 12 (3.50%) SpecFlow
7 9 (2.62%) Git (software)
7 9 (2.62%) Selenium
8 7 (2.04%) MSBuild
9 6 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (1.75%) Subversion
10 5 (1.46%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.17%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.58%) MSI
12 2 (0.58%) WiX
13 1 (0.29%) CruiseControl
13 1 (0.29%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.29%) Hudson
13 1 (0.29%) Moq
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 84 (24.49%) Finance
2 33 (9.62%) Banking
3 14 (4.08%) Back Office
4 13 (3.79%) Law
5 12 (3.50%) Legal
6 10 (2.92%) Retail
7 9 (2.62%) Investment Banking
8 8 (2.33%) Advertising
8 8 (2.33%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.75%) Marketing
10 5 (1.46%) Games
11 4 (1.17%) Front Office
12 3 (0.87%) Local Government
13 1 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 199 (58.02%) Developer
2 63 (18.37%) SQL Developer
3 55 (16.03%) C# Developer
4 54 (15.74%) .NET Developer
5 39 (11.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 34 (9.91%) DBA
7 33 (9.62%) SQL Server Developer
8 32 (9.33%) Analyst
9 31 (9.04%) SSIS Developer
10 30 (8.75%) C# .NET Developer
11 28 (8.16%) Architect
12 27 (7.87%) SQL DBA
13 20 (5.83%) Senior Developer
14 19 (5.54%) SQL Analyst
15 17 (4.96%) SQL BI Developer
16 16 (4.66%) Administrator
17 15 (4.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 15 (4.37%) Consultant
17 15 (4.37%) Data Warehouse Developer
17 15 (4.37%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (38.19%) .NET
2 57 (16.62%) .NET Framework
3 54 (15.74%) HTML
4 53 (15.45%) ASP.NET
5 47 (13.70%) WCF
6 37 (10.79%) CSS
6 37 (10.79%) Entity Framework
7 30 (8.75%) RESTful
8 27 (7.87%) MDX
9 26 (7.58%) AngularJS
10 25 (7.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (7.29%) Web Services
11 24 (7.00%) HTML5
11 24 (7.00%) jQuery
12 22 (6.41%) XML
13 21 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web API
14 19 (5.54%) WPF
15 12 (3.50%) Ajax
16 11 (3.21%) JSON
17 10 (2.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.12%) Clustering
2 16 (4.66%) Data Centre
2 16 (4.66%) Management Information System
2 16 (4.66%) Replication
3 13 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.62%) Blackberry
5 7 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (2.04%) NHS
6 6 (1.75%) Derivative
6 6 (1.75%) Fixed Income
7 5 (1.46%) Equities
8 4 (1.17%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.87%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.87%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.87%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.58%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (0.58%) PKI
10 2 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 107 (31.20%) Windows
2 49 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 44 (12.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (5.25%) Linux
6 8 (2.33%) Android
6 8 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.33%) Windows 7
7 7 (2.04%) CentOS
7 7 (2.04%) Windows Phone
7 7 (2.04%) Windows Phone 8
8 6 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.75%) Unix
9 4 (1.17%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (33.82%) Business Intelligence
2 87 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (22.16%) ETL
4 52 (15.16%) MVC
4 52 (15.16%) TDD
5 35 (10.20%) Scrum
6 34 (9.91%) Data Modelling
7 28 (8.16%) SOA
8 25 (7.29%) Kimball Methodology
8 25 (7.29%) OO
9 24 (7.00%) Analytics
9 24 (7.00%) Migration
10 23 (6.71%) Performance Tuning
10 23 (6.71%) Unit Testing
11 21 (6.12%) CRM
11 21 (6.12%) Multithreading
11 21 (6.12%) MVVM
12 20 (5.83%) ITIL
13 19 (5.54%) Configuration Management
13 19 (5.54%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 232 (67.64%) SQL
2 135 (39.36%) C#
3 97 (28.28%) T-SQL
4 63 (18.37%) JavaScript
5 48 (13.99%) PowerShell
6 10 (2.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 10 (2.92%) Python
6 10 (2.92%) VB.NET
7 6 (1.75%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.46%) Java
9 4 (1.17%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.29%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.29%) PHP
10 1 (0.29%) Ruby
10 1 (0.29%) Scala
10 1 (0.29%) VB
10 1 (0.29%) VB6
10 1 (0.29%) VBA
10 1 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (6.41%) Security Cleared
2 20 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (5.25%) SC Cleared
4 17 (4.96%) Degree
5 13 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (2.92%) MCSE
7 8 (2.33%) MCP
8 7 (2.04%) CCNA
8 7 (2.04%) MCTS
8 7 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (1.75%) MCSD
10 5 (1.46%) MCITP
11 4 (1.17%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.17%) PMI Certification
11 4 (1.17%) PMP
12 3 (0.87%) MCSA
13 2 (0.58%) CCA
13 2 (0.58%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.96%) QA
2 6 (1.75%) SLA
3 3 (0.87%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (0.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (9.62%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.37%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (3.79%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.04%) XenApp
6 4 (1.17%) Docker
7 3 (0.87%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.58%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.58%) UAG
8 2 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.58%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.29%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 13 (3.79%) SCCM
2 10 (2.92%) Nagios
3 7 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
3 7 (2.04%) Puppet
3 7 (2.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 6 (1.75%) PowerCLI
4 6 (1.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (1.17%) CA Single Sign-On
5 4 (1.17%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (1.17%) SCOM
6 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (0.87%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 2 (0.58%) Galera Cluster
7 2 (0.58%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.58%) WSUS
8 1 (0.29%) Control-M
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 189 (55.10%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.71%) VMware
3 20 (5.83%) Tableau
4 15 (4.37%) HP
4 15 (4.37%) Oracle
4 15 (4.37%) Symantec
5 12 (3.50%) Citrix
6 11 (3.21%) Cisco
6 11 (3.21%) SolarWinds
7 6 (1.75%) Lumension
7 6 (1.75%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.75%) Splunk
8 5 (1.46%) EMC
8 5 (1.46%) IBM
8 5 (1.46%) SAP
8 5 (1.46%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.17%) CA
9 4 (1.17%) RedGate
9 4 (1.17%) Telerik
10 3 (0.87%) Infragistics
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