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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 41 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.29% 0.52% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.47% 3.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.13 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+29.61% -7.14%
SQL Server 2012
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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 Oxford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
68 29 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 19.65% 15.10% 19.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 20 22
Average daily rate £450 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.75 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +1.65%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT
2 4 (80.00%) Telerik
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 4 (80.00%) Kendo UI
2 4 (80.00%) OOXML
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SSDT
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) XSLT
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (80.00%) OOXML
1 4 (80.00%) WCF
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (80.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 4 (80.00%) REST
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 4 (80.00%) Kendo UI
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Telerik
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle