The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 49 38 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 20 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.73% 2.38% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.26% 12.24% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 2
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£400 £305 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £363 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £329 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.07% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +27.27%
SQL Server 2012
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
195 98 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.60% 19.41% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 57 52
Average daily rate £400 £344 £322
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% +6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £180.00 £25.00 £13.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+620.00% +79.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -17 7 £400 +31.14% 4
Banbury - 5 £450 -
Abingdon 0 1 £400 +14.28%
Witney - 1 £325 - 1
SQL Server 2012
South East

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (81.25%) SQL
3 15 (46.88%) T-SQL
4 14 (43.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (37.50%) .NET
7 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
7 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (28.13%) MDX
10 8 (25.00%) jQuery
10 8 (25.00%) Web Development
10 8 (25.00%) Scrum
10 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (18.75%) C#
11 6 (18.75%) Automated Testing
11 6 (18.75%) Requirements Management
12 5 (15.63%) Migration
12 5 (15.63%) Windows
12 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
12 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
12 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (15.63%) Relational Database

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (43.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
7 3 (9.38%) OLAP
7 3 (9.38%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (3.13%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Web Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Report Developer
5 3 (9.38%) DBA
5 3 (9.38%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.25%) ETL Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) MI Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Junior
7 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Database Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Junior Data Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) .NET
2 9 (28.13%) MDX
3 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (25.00%) jQuery
4 4 (12.50%) REST
4 4 (12.50%) Web Services
4 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 4 (12.50%) WCF
4 4 (12.50%) WPF
4 4 (12.50%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 4 (12.50%) Social Media
2 3 (9.38%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
1 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (25.00%) Scrum
3 8 (25.00%) Web Development
4 6 (18.75%) Automated Testing
4 6 (18.75%) Requirements Management
5 5 (15.63%) Migration
5 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (15.63%) SDLC
6 4 (12.50%) Bug Management
6 4 (12.50%) Open Source
6 4 (12.50%) TDD
6 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 4 (12.50%) ETL
6 4 (12.50%) Project Management
7 3 (9.38%) Data Security
7 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (6.25%) Test Management
8 2 (6.25%) Metadata Management
8 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) SQL
2 15 (46.88%) T-SQL
3 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.75%) C#
5 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 3 (9.38%) VBA
7 1 (3.13%) Groovy
7 1 (3.13%) Java
7 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Puppet
1 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Dell
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
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