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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank - 39 42
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.70% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.27% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £450 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +176.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -40.00%

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
104 88 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 32.10% 30.88% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 72 60
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £554
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.43 - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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