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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 80 80 71
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 16 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.99% 0.65% 0.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.52% 3.08% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 5
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£323 £275 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.27% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £268 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £325 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.52 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.48% +27.27%
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
354 260 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 21.89% 21.12% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 172 129
Average daily rate £375 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £9.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £33.70 £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Bury +2 1 £220 -32.30%
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (81.82%) SQL
3 19 (57.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (48.48%) T-SQL
4 16 (48.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (27.27%) ETL
7 8 (24.24%) QA
8 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
8 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (21.21%) .NET
9 6 (18.18%) Finance
9 6 (18.18%) C#
9 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
9 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (12.12%) Migration
11 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (12.12%) CSS
11 4 (12.12%) Windows
11 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
11 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
11 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (9.09%) MVC
12 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
12 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
12 3 (9.09%) SharePoint

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) SAS
3 1 (3.03%) CMS
3 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) VPN
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) NAS
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (57.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (48.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (6.06%) QlikView
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (3.03%) OLAP
8 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (3.03%) MySQL
8 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.03%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 7 (21.21%) SQL DBA
3 7 (21.21%) DBA
4 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) Project Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.12%) CSS
4 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 3 (9.09%) HTML
4 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.06%) Entity Framework
5 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.06%) jQuery
6 1 (3.03%) JSON
6 1 (3.03%) WCF
6 1 (3.03%) SOAP
6 1 (3.03%) XML
6 1 (3.03%) NHibernate
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.03%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Clustering
1 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.03%) NHS
2 1 (3.03%) Replication
2 1 (3.03%) Social Network
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
1 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) ETL
2 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
3 4 (12.12%) Migration
3 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) MVC
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.06%) Service Management
5 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.03%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (3.03%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Web Development
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) SQL
2 16 (48.48%) T-SQL
3 6 (18.18%) C#
4 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) MCSE
2 2 (6.06%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) VMware
2 2 (6.06%) Veeam
2 2 (6.06%) Twitter
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) Facebook
3 1 (3.03%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix
3 1 (3.03%) Symantec
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