The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 46 45 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.33% 1.15% 2.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.08% 4.88% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £360 £398 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% +30.32%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
SQL Server 2012
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
93 82 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 30.69% 23.56% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 72 24
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £180.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +620.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

SQL Server 2012
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Master Data Management

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Database Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Database Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree