The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 76 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 28 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.57% 0.99% 0.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.39% 4.20% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 4
Average daily rate £325 £375 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +53.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £305 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £428 £297
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +29.31%
SQL Server 2012
North West

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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
379 333 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 21.20% 23.50% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 217 155
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
Average hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% -24.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 13 February 2016.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

SQL Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SQL Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend 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 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton -4 2 £340 -
Salford - 2 £338 -
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (53.19%) SQL
3 23 (48.94%) .NET
4 22 (46.81%) Microsoft
4 22 (46.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (44.68%) Visual Studio
5 21 (44.68%) Windows
6 20 (42.55%) ASP.NET
6 20 (42.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (42.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (36.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (27.66%) C#
8 13 (27.66%) MVC
9 12 (25.53%) Windows 7
9 12 (25.53%) Windows Server
10 11 (23.40%) DNS
10 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
11 10 (21.28%) Migration
11 10 (21.28%) jQuery
12 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (19.15%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (19.15%) Entity Framework
12 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
12 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (17.02%) T-SQL
13 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (14.89%) TDD
14 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (14.89%) Web Services

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (10.64%) IIS
2 3 (6.38%) CMS
2 3 (6.38%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.13%) Apache
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) GitHub
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) DNS
2 4 (8.51%) LAN
3 3 (6.38%) Firewall
3 3 (6.38%) NetScaler
3 3 (6.38%) SAN
4 1 (2.13%) DHCP
4 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (46.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (42.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (36.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (4.26%) Power BI
8 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
8 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.13%) Impala
9 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (2.13%) MySQL
9 1 (2.13%) OLAP
9 1 (2.13%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (2.13%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 21 (44.68%) Visual Studio
2 9 (19.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (10.64%) MSTest
4 4 (8.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 4 (8.51%) Xcode
5 3 (6.38%) NuGet
5 3 (6.38%) Subversion
6 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.13%) JIRA
6 1 (2.13%) Mocha
6 1 (2.13%) Selenium
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (2.13%) tSQLt
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Developer
2 16 (34.04%) DBA
3 11 (23.40%) SQL DBA
4 9 (19.15%) .NET Developer
5 8 (17.02%) Applications Developer
5 8 (17.02%) SQL Developer
6 6 (12.77%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (10.64%) C# Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Consultant
7 5 (10.64%) Senior DBA
8 4 (8.51%) Applications Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Mobile Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Senior Applications Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) .NET Applications Developer
9 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (48.94%) .NET
2 20 (42.55%) ASP.NET
3 10 (21.28%) jQuery
4 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
4 9 (19.15%) Entity Framework
5 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (14.89%) Web Services
6 6 (12.77%) HTML
7 5 (10.64%) Ajax
7 5 (10.64%) HTML5
8 4 (8.51%) Android SDK
8 4 (8.51%) iOS SDK
8 4 (8.51%) MDX
8 4 (8.51%) PhoneGap
8 4 (8.51%) WCF
8 4 (8.51%) XML
9 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 1 (2.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) NHS
2 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.51%) Replication
3 2 (4.26%) Clustering
3 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) CCTV
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (44.68%) Windows
2 20 (42.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (25.53%) Windows 7
3 12 (25.53%) Windows Server
4 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.51%) Android
6 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) MVC
2 10 (21.28%) Migration
3 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (14.89%) TDD
5 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.64%) ETL
6 5 (10.64%) Software Architecture
6 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.51%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (8.51%) OO
8 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.38%) Content Management
8 3 (6.38%) ITIL
8 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.38%) Service Management
9 2 (4.26%) Android Development
9 2 (4.26%) High Availability
9 2 (4.26%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) SQL
2 13 (27.66%) C#
3 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.02%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.51%) Java
5 4 (8.51%) Objective-C
5 4 (8.51%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.13%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (2.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (2.13%) PHP
6 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
1 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (46.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Appcelerator
2 4 (8.51%) Xamarin
3 3 (6.38%) 3PAR
3 3 (6.38%) Cisco
3 3 (6.38%) Citrix
3 3 (6.38%) EPiServer
3 3 (6.38%) HP
3 3 (6.38%) OpenText
3 3 (6.38%) Symantec
4 2 (4.26%) Tableau
5 1 (2.13%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.13%) Equitrac
5 1 (2.13%) Kaspersky
5 1 (2.13%) Mitel
5 1 (2.13%) NetApp
5 1 (2.13%) Red Gate
5 1 (2.13%) WatchGuard
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