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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 257 154 220
Rank change year-on-year
-103 +66
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 164 337 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.75% 1.47% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.25% 6.19% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 267 174
Median daily rate £425 £413 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +2.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
- +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -18.75%
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
5047 5448 5319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.20% 23.72% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3691 3797 3766
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median 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 £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 48 26
Median hourly rate £24.00 £22.83 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% -16.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £15.81 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £80.00 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+28.84% -17.46%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -26 28 £425 +2.40% 11
Canary Wharf +3 2 £480 +1.05%
Croydon -9 2 - -
Chessington 0 1 - - 1
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £525 -
SQL Server 2012
England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 433 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 303 (69.98%) SQL
3 205 (47.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 184 (42.49%) Microsoft
5 183 (42.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 164 (37.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 154 (35.57%) .NET
8 152 (35.10%) C#
9 136 (31.41%) T-SQL
10 119 (27.48%) Finance
11 118 (27.25%) Business Intelligence
12 117 (27.02%) Windows
13 103 (23.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 95 (21.94%) SQL Server 2014
15 93 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
16 84 (19.40%) .NET Framework
17 83 (19.17%) Data Warehouse
18 79 (18.24%) SQL Server 2005
19 78 (18.01%) MS Excel
19 78 (18.01%) ETL
20 73 (16.86%) Performance Tuning
21 70 (16.17%) ASP.NET
22 61 (14.09%) Banking
23 58 (13.39%) MVC
24 57 (13.16%) Migration
25 54 (12.47%) Windows Server
26 52 (12.01%) Data Modelling
27 51 (11.78%) HTML
28 50 (11.55%) Replication
29 47 (10.85%) 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 44 (10.16%) IIS
2 38 (8.78%) SharePoint
3 22 (5.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 17 (3.93%) SharePoint 2013
5 12 (2.77%) MS Exchange
6 8 (1.85%) SAS
7 7 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (1.62%) Skype for Business
8 6 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (1.15%) NServiceBus
10 4 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.92%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.46%) Confluence
12 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.46%) Node.js
12 2 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.23%) Apache
13 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 78 (18.01%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.31%) MS Office
3 4 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.46%) MS Project
4 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (1.39%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (0.69%) SimCorp Dimension
3 2 (0.46%) SystmOne
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.23%) Endur
4 1 (0.23%) FastStats
4 1 (0.23%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.46%) Office 365
3 9 (2.08%) OneDrive
3 9 (2.08%) Yammer
4 4 (0.92%) IBM PureFlex
5 2 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.46%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.23%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.00%) SAN
2 9 (2.08%) DNS
3 8 (1.85%) Intranet
4 7 (1.62%) Firewall
4 7 (1.62%) Internet
5 5 (1.15%) HTTP
5 5 (1.15%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.69%) DHCP
6 3 (0.69%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.69%) Extranet
6 3 (0.69%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.69%) VoIP
7 1 (0.23%) H.323
7 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.23%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.23%) ISDN
7 1 (0.23%) LDAP
7 1 (0.23%) NAS
7 1 (0.23%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 433 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 205 (47.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 183 (42.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 164 (37.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 103 (23.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 95 (21.94%) SQL Server 2014
7 83 (19.17%) Data Warehouse
8 79 (18.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 21 (4.85%) OLAP
10 18 (4.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 17 (3.93%) Relational Database
12 16 (3.70%) QlikView
13 14 (3.23%) NoSQL
14 13 (3.00%) SQL Server 2000
15 12 (2.77%) Data Mart
15 12 (2.77%) Oracle Database
15 12 (2.77%) Power BI
16 11 (2.54%) OLAP Cube
17 9 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
17 9 (2.08%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 28 (6.47%) Visual Studio
2 24 (5.54%) NUnit
2 24 (5.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (3.93%) Git (software)
4 16 (3.70%) MSTest
5 10 (2.31%) TeamCity
6 9 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (1.62%) SpecFlow
8 6 (1.39%) MSBuild
8 6 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (1.15%) Moq
10 4 (0.92%) Bower
10 4 (0.92%) ERwin
10 4 (0.92%) Grunt
10 4 (0.92%) gulp
10 4 (0.92%) Subversion
11 3 (0.69%) Jasmine
11 3 (0.69%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (0.69%) NSubstitute
11 3 (0.69%) Protractor
General
1 119 (27.48%) Finance
2 61 (14.09%) Banking
3 22 (5.08%) Investment Banking
4 16 (3.70%) Back Office
4 16 (3.70%) Law
4 16 (3.70%) Retail
5 14 (3.23%) Legal
6 12 (2.77%) Front Office
7 9 (2.08%) Financial Institution
7 9 (2.08%) Marketing
8 4 (0.92%) Games
8 4 (0.92%) Hungarian Language
9 3 (0.69%) Advertising
10 2 (0.46%) Publishing
10 2 (0.46%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 242 (55.89%) Developer
2 87 (20.09%) DBA
2 87 (20.09%) SQL Developer
3 76 (17.55%) SQL DBA
4 66 (15.24%) .NET Developer
5 59 (13.63%) SSIS Developer
6 50 (11.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 49 (11.32%) C# Developer
8 48 (11.09%) SQL Server DBA
9 46 (10.62%) Senior Developer
10 36 (8.31%) SSRS Developer
11 33 (7.62%) SQL Server Developer
12 32 (7.39%) C# .NET Developer
13 28 (6.47%) Architect
14 27 (6.24%) Administrator
14 27 (6.24%) SSAS Developer
15 22 (5.08%) ETL Developer
16 20 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 20 (4.62%) Business Developer
16 20 (4.62%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (35.57%) .NET
2 84 (19.40%) .NET Framework
3 70 (16.17%) ASP.NET
4 51 (11.78%) HTML
5 43 (9.93%) jQuery
6 39 (9.01%) ASP.NET MVC
7 33 (7.62%) CSS
7 33 (7.62%) Web Services
7 33 (7.62%) XML
8 31 (7.16%) MDX
9 29 (6.70%) WCF
10 28 (6.47%) Entity Framework
10 28 (6.47%) HTML5
10 28 (6.47%) WPF
11 25 (5.77%) RESTful
12 21 (4.85%) AngularJS
12 21 (4.85%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (4.16%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 16 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (3.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.55%) Replication
2 47 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (10.39%) Clustering
4 12 (2.77%) Data Integration
4 12 (2.77%) Hedge funds
5 11 (2.54%) Market Risk
5 11 (2.54%) NHS
6 10 (2.31%) Visualisation
7 9 (2.08%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.62%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.62%) Equities
9 7 (1.62%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.39%) Credit Risk
10 6 (1.39%) Fixed Income
10 6 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
10 6 (1.39%) User Experience
11 5 (1.15%) Digital Media
11 5 (1.15%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 117 (27.02%) Windows
2 54 (12.47%) Windows Server
3 36 (8.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (8.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (4.39%) Linux
6 17 (3.93%) Solaris
6 17 (3.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (3.00%) Windows 7
8 9 (2.08%) Unix
9 4 (0.92%) AIX
10 3 (0.69%) Android
10 3 (0.69%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.69%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.69%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.69%) Windows Phone 8
10 3 (0.69%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.46%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (27.25%) Business Intelligence
2 93 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (18.01%) ETL
4 73 (16.86%) Performance Tuning
5 58 (13.39%) MVC
6 57 (13.16%) Migration
7 52 (12.01%) Data Modelling
8 43 (9.93%) TDD
9 41 (9.47%) Scrum
10 38 (8.78%) OO
11 35 (8.08%) Disaster Recovery
12 34 (7.85%) High Availability
13 28 (6.47%) SOA
13 28 (6.47%) Web Development
14 25 (5.77%) Unit Testing
15 22 (5.08%) SDLC
16 21 (4.85%) ITIL
16 21 (4.85%) Kimball Methodology
17 20 (4.62%) Performance Monitoring
18 19 (4.39%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 303 (69.98%) SQL
2 152 (35.10%) C#
3 136 (31.41%) T-SQL
4 46 (10.62%) PowerShell
5 44 (10.16%) JavaScript
6 33 (7.62%) VB.NET
7 15 (3.46%) VBA
8 14 (3.23%) Python
9 13 (3.00%) Shell Script
10 12 (2.77%) VBScript
11 11 (2.54%) C
12 6 (1.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 6 (1.39%) Korn
13 5 (1.15%) Perl
14 4 (0.92%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.69%) Java
15 3 (0.69%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.46%) PHP
16 2 (0.46%) R
16 2 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (8.31%) Degree
2 14 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.62%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.15%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.46%) CCNA
6 2 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.46%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.46%) ISEB
6 2 (0.46%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.46%) MCSE
6 2 (0.46%) MCTS
6 2 (0.46%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.08%) QA
2 8 (1.85%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.92%) SLA
4 3 (0.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.46%) DICOM
5 2 (0.46%) HL7
5 2 (0.46%) MiFID
6 1 (0.23%) Basel III
6 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (7.39%) Active Directory
2 21 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.62%) XenApp
4 6 (1.39%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.69%) Firmware
5 3 (0.69%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.69%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.46%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.46%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.46%) vSphere
7 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.23%) NFS
7 1 (0.23%) Samba
7 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (2.54%) SCCM
2 6 (1.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (1.39%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.15%) Nagios
3 5 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.15%) SCOM
4 4 (0.92%) Data Guard
4 4 (0.92%) Foglight
4 4 (0.92%) Perfmon
4 4 (0.92%) Puppet
5 3 (0.69%) Ansible
5 3 (0.69%) Simpana
5 3 (0.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (0.69%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.46%) Kibana
6 2 (0.46%) WSUS
7 1 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 184 (42.49%) Microsoft
2 34 (7.85%) Oracle
3 26 (6.00%) VMware
4 16 (3.70%) Sybase
5 14 (3.23%) SAP
5 14 (3.23%) Tableau
6 12 (2.77%) HP
7 11 (2.54%) EMC
8 10 (2.31%) Telerik
8 10 (2.31%) Veritas
9 9 (2.08%) Citrix
10 8 (1.85%) Cisco
10 8 (1.85%) IBM
11 7 (1.62%) F5
12 6 (1.39%) Cognos
12 6 (1.39%) iManage
12 6 (1.39%) RedGate
13 4 (0.92%) Imperva
13 4 (0.92%) Siebel
13 4 (0.92%) Symantec
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