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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 65 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.77% 0.35% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.93% 2.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £359 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.34% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-55.62% +45.45%
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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
178 141 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.54% 16.32% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 74 47
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £410 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 27 April 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
3 6 (75.00%) C#
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (37.50%) Ajax
6 3 (37.50%) WPF
6 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) MVVM
6 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
7 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (25.00%) HTML5
7 2 (25.00%) HTML
7 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (25.00%) CSS
7 2 (25.00%) MVC
7 2 (25.00%) Web Services
7 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (25.00%) jQuery
7 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (12.50%) Degree
8 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
8 1 (12.50%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (12.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) NUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Designer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) WPF Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Ajax
2 3 (37.50%) WPF
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (12.50%) React
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
2 3 (37.50%) MVVM
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VBScript
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco