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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 65 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 5 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.67% 0.88% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.96% 4.21% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Median daily rate £390 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £325 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £363 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £25.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+39.80% -32.23%
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
169 190 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.72% 20.95% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 107 95
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%

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 3 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) TDD
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) MVVM
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
5 4 (30.77%) WPF
5 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) OO
6 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 3 (23.08%) WCF
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
7 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 2 (15.38%) ISEB
7 2 (15.38%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 2 (15.38%) SOAP
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services

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 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) .NET Developer
2 8 (61.54%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (61.54%) C# Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior C# Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# WPF Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Senior WPF Developer
4 4 (30.77%) WPF Developer
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
6 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (30.77%) WPF
3 3 (23.08%) WCF
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
4 2 (15.38%) SOAP
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Biometrics
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) MVVM
4 4 (30.77%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
4 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Compaq
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Terracotta
2 1 (7.69%) webMethods