The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 Oxfordshire 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 37 42 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 13 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.67% 0.82% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.62% 3.88% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £306 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
103 103 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 21.19% 21.15% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 61 82
Average daily rate £320 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £542
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £12.95 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.05% -48.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%
SQL Server 2012
South East

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
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 23 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 +1 4 £250 - 3
Abingdon -1 2 £350 +27.27% 1
Thame - - - -
Witney - - - - 1
SQL Server 2012
South East

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (72.00%) .NET
2 18 (72.00%) C#
3 17 (68.00%) SQL
4 16 (64.00%) Web Services
5 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET
6 13 (52.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (40.00%) MVC
8 9 (36.00%) REST
9 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (32.00%) WCF
9 8 (32.00%) jQuery
10 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
10 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (28.00%) N-Tier
10 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
10 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 6 (24.00%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
11 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (24.00%) LINQ
12 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 5 (20.00%) RESTful
12 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (16.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (16.00%) T-SQL

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) FTP
1 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (52.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (4.00%) QlikView
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (4.00%) Big Data
7 1 (4.00%) SSDT
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (4.00%) OLTP
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (12.00%) Subversion
4 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
1 1 (4.00%) Publishing
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (28.00%) SQL Developer
4 6 (24.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (24.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (24.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Report Developer
6 3 (12.00%) .NET Programmer
6 3 (12.00%) C# Programmer
6 3 (12.00%) Programmer
7 2 (8.00%) DBA
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (8.00%) SQL DBA
8 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
8 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) .NET
2 16 (64.00%) Web Services
3 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (36.00%) REST
6 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (32.00%) jQuery
6 8 (32.00%) WCF
7 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
7 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 6 (24.00%) LINQ
9 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (20.00%) RESTful
10 4 (16.00%) HTML
10 4 (16.00%) NHibernate
10 4 (16.00%) CSS
10 4 (16.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (12.00%) Kendo UI
11 3 (12.00%) XML
11 3 (12.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (8.00%) Social Media
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) MVC
2 6 (24.00%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) OOP
5 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.00%) DevOps
7 1 (4.00%) BDD
7 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
7 1 (4.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (4.00%) TDD
7 1 (4.00%) ETL
7 1 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) C#
2 17 (68.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
1 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Telerik
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Cognos
4 1 (4.00%) Facebook
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