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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 61 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.36% 0.40% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.05% 2.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£319 £393 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -21.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £30.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.22% -12.85%
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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
146 145 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.42% 19.13% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 87 80
Average daily rate £330 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SSDT
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SSDT
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Project Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix