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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 255 174 219
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +45
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 179 298 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.82% 1.30% 1.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.63% 5.43% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 247 178
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
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 £36.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
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
4928 5488 5441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.66% 23.88% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3642 3841 3755
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 50 30
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.78 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.98% +1.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £16.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £153.60 £55.00 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -41 26 £425 - 10
Croydon -15 2 - -
Ruislip - 2 £225 - 2
Canary Wharf 0 1 £475 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £525 -
SQL Server 2012
England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 423 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 299 (70.69%) SQL
3 191 (45.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 189 (44.68%) Microsoft
5 187 (44.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 161 (38.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 147 (34.75%) .NET
8 142 (33.57%) C#
9 140 (33.10%) T-SQL
10 134 (31.68%) Business Intelligence
11 124 (29.31%) Finance
12 114 (26.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 113 (26.71%) SQL Server 2014
14 112 (26.48%) Windows
15 105 (24.82%) Agile Software Development
16 102 (24.11%) ETL
17 101 (23.88%) Data Warehouse
18 91 (21.51%) MS Excel
19 73 (17.26%) .NET Framework
20 66 (15.60%) Performance Tuning
21 65 (15.37%) ASP.NET
21 65 (15.37%) SQL Server 2005
22 61 (14.42%) MVC
23 60 (14.18%) Banking
24 55 (13.00%) HTML
25 51 (12.06%) Windows Server
25 51 (12.06%) jQuery
26 49 (11.58%) Data Modelling
26 49 (11.58%) Migration
27 47 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

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 45 (10.64%) IIS
2 42 (9.93%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.31%) MS Exchange
4 13 (3.07%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (2.60%) Skype for Business
6 8 (1.89%) SAS
7 7 (1.65%) Apache
7 7 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (1.42%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.18%) NServiceBus
9 5 (1.18%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.71%) JBoss
12 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 91 (21.51%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.49%) MS Office
3 4 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.24%) MS Project
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.42%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (0.95%) SimCorp Dimension
4 3 (0.71%) SystmOne
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.24%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.24%) Endur
5 1 (0.24%) FastStats
5 1 (0.24%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.24%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.24%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.24%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.07%) Office 365
3 9 (2.13%) OneDrive
3 9 (2.13%) Yammer
4 4 (0.95%) IBM PureFlex
5 2 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.47%) GitHub
5 2 (0.47%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.24%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.24%) IaaS
6 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.36%) DNS
1 10 (2.36%) Firewall
2 9 (2.13%) SAN
3 8 (1.89%) Intranet
4 5 (1.18%) HTTP
5 4 (0.95%) DHCP
5 4 (0.95%) NAS
5 4 (0.95%) SSL
5 4 (0.95%) VPN
6 2 (0.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (0.47%) Internet
6 2 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.47%) VoIP
7 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.24%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.24%) LDAP
7 1 (0.24%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 423 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 191 (45.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 187 (44.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 161 (38.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 114 (26.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 113 (26.71%) SQL Server 2014
7 101 (23.88%) Data Warehouse
8 65 (15.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 29 (6.86%) Relational Database
10 27 (6.38%) OLAP
11 23 (5.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 18 (4.26%) Power BI
12 18 (4.26%) QlikView
13 17 (4.02%) OLAP Cube
14 13 (3.07%) SQL Server 2000
15 12 (2.84%) Data Mart
16 11 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
16 11 (2.60%) Oracle Database
16 11 (2.60%) PowerPivot
17 10 (2.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (8.04%) Visual Studio
2 33 (7.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (5.20%) NUnit
4 18 (4.26%) Git (software)
5 11 (2.60%) MSTest
6 10 (2.36%) TeamCity
7 9 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (1.42%) JIRA
9 6 (1.42%) Moq
9 6 (1.42%) MSBuild
9 6 (1.42%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.18%) Subversion
11 4 (0.95%) Bower
11 4 (0.95%) Grunt
11 4 (0.95%) gulp
11 4 (0.95%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 3 (0.71%) Jasmine
12 3 (0.71%) Karma Test Runner
12 3 (0.71%) Protractor
General
1 124 (29.31%) Finance
2 60 (14.18%) Banking
3 21 (4.96%) Investment Banking
4 18 (4.26%) Retail
5 13 (3.07%) Law
5 13 (3.07%) Legal
6 12 (2.84%) Back Office
7 10 (2.36%) Front Office
8 9 (2.13%) Marketing
9 6 (1.42%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.95%) Games
10 4 (0.95%) Hungarian Language
11 3 (0.71%) Advertising
12 2 (0.47%) Publishing
12 2 (0.47%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 242 (57.21%) Developer
2 87 (20.57%) SQL Developer
3 74 (17.49%) DBA
4 67 (15.84%) SQL DBA
5 64 (15.13%) .NET Developer
6 58 (13.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 55 (13.00%) SSIS Developer
8 47 (11.11%) C# Developer
9 45 (10.64%) Senior Developer
10 41 (9.69%) SQL Server DBA
11 37 (8.75%) SSRS Developer
12 33 (7.80%) SQL Server Developer
13 32 (7.57%) Architect
14 31 (7.33%) C# .NET Developer
15 26 (6.15%) SQL BI Developer
16 25 (5.91%) SSAS Developer
17 24 (5.67%) Administrator
17 24 (5.67%) ETL Developer
18 22 (5.20%) ASP.NET Developer
19 20 (4.73%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (34.75%) .NET
2 73 (17.26%) .NET Framework
3 65 (15.37%) ASP.NET
4 55 (13.00%) HTML
5 51 (12.06%) jQuery
6 42 (9.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 34 (8.04%) HTML5
8 33 (7.80%) CSS
8 33 (7.80%) Web Services
9 30 (7.09%) MDX
10 29 (6.86%) XML
11 26 (6.15%) Entity Framework
11 26 (6.15%) WPF
12 25 (5.91%) WCF
13 24 (5.67%) AngularJS
14 22 (5.20%) ASP.NET Web API
15 20 (4.73%) RESTful
16 18 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 17 (4.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 15 (3.55%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (9.93%) Clustering
2 42 (9.93%) Replication
3 18 (4.26%) NHS
4 14 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (3.07%) Data Integration
6 10 (2.36%) Market Risk
6 10 (2.36%) Visualisation
7 8 (1.89%) Credit Risk
7 8 (1.89%) Hedge funds
7 8 (1.89%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.65%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.42%) Equities
9 6 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
9 6 (1.42%) User Experience
10 5 (1.18%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.18%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.18%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.95%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 112 (26.48%) Windows
2 51 (12.06%) Windows Server
3 37 (8.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (8.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (4.26%) Linux
5 17 (4.02%) Windows 7
6 14 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (2.36%) Solaris
8 8 (1.89%) Unix
9 5 (1.18%) Android
9 5 (1.18%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.18%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.95%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.71%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.71%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.47%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.47%) Windows Phone 8
12 2 (0.47%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.24%) AIX
13 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (31.68%) Business Intelligence
2 105 (24.82%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (24.11%) ETL
4 66 (15.60%) Performance Tuning
5 61 (14.42%) MVC
6 49 (11.58%) Data Modelling
6 49 (11.58%) Migration
7 42 (9.93%) Scrum
8 38 (8.98%) TDD
9 36 (8.51%) High Availability
10 35 (8.27%) OO
11 33 (7.80%) Disaster Recovery
12 26 (6.15%) Web Development
13 25 (5.91%) SOA
14 24 (5.67%) Kimball Methodology
14 24 (5.67%) Unit Testing
15 21 (4.96%) Analytics
15 21 (4.96%) SDLC
16 20 (4.73%) Stakeholder Management
17 18 (4.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 299 (70.69%) SQL
2 142 (33.57%) C#
3 140 (33.10%) T-SQL
4 45 (10.64%) JavaScript
5 42 (9.93%) PowerShell
6 25 (5.91%) VB.NET
7 17 (4.02%) VBA
8 14 (3.31%) Python
9 12 (2.84%) VBScript
10 11 (2.60%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.65%) Java
12 6 (1.42%) C
12 6 (1.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 6 (1.42%) Korn
13 5 (1.18%) Perl
14 3 (0.71%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.71%) R
14 3 (0.71%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.47%) PHP
15 2 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (6.86%) Degree
2 7 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.95%) MCSE
5 3 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.47%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.47%) ISEB
6 2 (0.47%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.47%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.24%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.24%) MCTS
7 1 (0.24%) OCP
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.24%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.84%) QA
2 11 (2.60%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.71%) MiFID
4 2 (0.47%) DICOM
4 2 (0.47%) HL7
5 1 (0.24%) Basel III
5 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (7.33%) Active Directory
2 23 (5.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.65%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.95%) XenApp
5 3 (0.71%) Firmware
5 3 (0.71%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.71%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.24%) Samba
6 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (4.49%) Microsoft Clustering
2 13 (3.07%) SCCM
3 6 (1.42%) SCOM
4 5 (1.18%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (1.18%) Nagios
4 5 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.95%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.95%) Perfmon
5 4 (0.95%) Puppet
6 3 (0.71%) Ansible
6 3 (0.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (0.71%) Simpana
6 3 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.71%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.47%) Kibana
8 1 (0.24%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.24%) Foglight
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.24%) WSUS
Vendors
1 189 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 29 (6.86%) Oracle
3 26 (6.15%) VMware
4 18 (4.26%) Tableau
5 14 (3.31%) SAP
6 12 (2.84%) Sybase
7 11 (2.60%) HP
7 11 (2.60%) Telerik
8 10 (2.36%) IBM
9 8 (1.89%) EMC
9 8 (1.89%) F5
10 6 (1.42%) Citrix
10 6 (1.42%) Cognos
10 6 (1.42%) iManage
10 6 (1.42%) RedGate
10 6 (1.42%) Veritas
11 5 (1.18%) Cisco
11 5 (1.18%) Informatica
12 4 (0.95%) Charles River
12 4 (0.95%) Symantec
London
Real Staffing
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Adteq Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Robert Walters
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 27 days ago