The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Manchester region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 70 69 89
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 16 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.13% 0.41% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.63% 1.60% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate £344 £356 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
284 250 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.07% 25.91% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 118 174
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 22
Average hourly rate £20.35 £40.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.75% +86.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £17.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.75 £190.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - - - -
Bolton - - - - 1
Bury - - - - 1
Cheadle - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Rochdale - - - -
Salford - - - - 1
Stockport - - - - 2
Wigan - - - - 2
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (60.87%) SQL
3 10 (43.48%) C#
3 10 (43.48%) .NET
4 9 (39.13%) Oracle
4 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
4 9 (39.13%) Migration
5 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (34.78%) Database Tuning
5 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
5 8 (34.78%) Performance Analysis
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (26.09%) MVC
7 6 (26.09%) HTML
7 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
7 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (17.39%) XML
9 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
9 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
9 4 (17.39%) CSS
9 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
9 4 (17.39%) jQuery
9 4 (17.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (13.04%) LLBLGen Pro
10 3 (13.04%) HTML5
10 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (4.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (8.70%) QlikView
7 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
8 1 (4.35%) RavenDB
8 1 (4.35%) Couchbase
8 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.04%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) SQL DBA
2 7 (30.43%) DBA
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Developer
3 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
3 6 (26.09%) HTML
3 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
3 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (17.39%) XML
4 4 (17.39%) CSS
4 4 (17.39%) jQuery
4 4 (17.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (13.04%) HTML5
5 3 (13.04%) Web Services
6 2 (8.70%) WCF
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.35%) REST
7 1 (4.35%) CSS3
7 1 (4.35%) WPF
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 1 (4.35%) MDX
7 1 (4.35%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Data Conversion
1 1 (4.35%) Social Media
1 1 (4.35%) Replication
1 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Migration
2 8 (34.78%) Database Tuning
2 8 (34.78%) Performance Analysis
3 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (26.09%) MVC
5 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) ETL
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.70%) ERP
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
6 2 (8.70%) Document Management
6 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Release Management
7 1 (4.35%) Stress Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.35%) MVVM
7 1 (4.35%) Information Management
7 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
2 2 (8.70%) Google
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
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Rate: £100 - £325 per day
Posted: 24 days ago