The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 65 61 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 3 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.43% 1.23% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.82% 5.52% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Median daily rate £350 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £19.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+89.47% -58.91%
SQL Server 2012
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
165 181 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.71% 22.24% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 95 113
Median daily rate £420 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £292 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.00% -23.07%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) .NET
4 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
4 6 (54.55%) C#
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
6 4 (36.36%) OO
6 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
6 4 (36.36%) WPF
6 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 4 (36.36%) TDD
6 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
6 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 4 (36.36%) MVVM
7 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
8 2 (18.18%) SOAP
8 2 (18.18%) Web Services
8 2 (18.18%) ITIL
8 2 (18.18%) Unix
8 2 (18.18%) MVC
8 2 (18.18%) ISEB
8 2 (18.18%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (18.18%) WCF
8 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
8 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
8 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# WPF Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior WPF Developer
3 4 (36.36%) WPF Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Database Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) DBA
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) WPF
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (18.18%) SOAP
3 2 (18.18%) WCF
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Biometrics
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
3 4 (36.36%) MVVM
3 4 (36.36%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
5 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Compaq
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Terracotta
2 1 (9.09%) webMethods