The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Northamptonshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.55% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.86% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
70 21 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.39% 9.09% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 31
Average daily rate £300 £260 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £362 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server 2012
East Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 2 - - 2
Towcester - - - - 1
Brackley - - - -
Daventry - - - -
SQL Server 2012
East Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Moq
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) DNN
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (50.00%) DNN
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Moq
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft