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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 32 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 15 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.14% 0.80% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.27% 3.96% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 0
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£275 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -21.87%
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
113 101 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 23.69% 20.32% 25.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 58 80
Average daily rate £313 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £13.90 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.85% -44.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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 30 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 +5 5 £250 - 1
Abingdon -1 2 £350 +27.27% 2
Thame - - - - 1
Witney - - - - 1
SQL Server 2012
South East

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (74.07%) .NET
2 20 (74.07%) C#
3 18 (66.67%) SQL
3 18 (66.67%) Web Services
4 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET
5 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (40.74%) MVC
6 11 (40.74%) REST
7 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (37.04%) WCF
8 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 9 (33.33%) jQuery
8 9 (33.33%) N-Tier
8 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
10 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (22.22%) LINQ
11 6 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
12 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
12 5 (18.52%) HTML
12 5 (18.52%) CSS
12 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (18.52%) RESTful
12 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (18.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) FTP
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.70%) OLTP
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (3.70%) QlikView
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.70%) SSDT
7 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
2 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (14.81%) Subversion
4 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.70%) Advertising
1 1 (3.70%) Publishing
1 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 7 (25.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Developer
3 7 (25.93%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (14.81%) C# Programmer
4 4 (14.81%) Report Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Programmer
4 4 (14.81%) .NET Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) DBA
5 2 (7.41%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) .NET
2 18 (66.67%) Web Services
3 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET
4 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (40.74%) REST
6 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (37.04%) WCF
7 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 9 (33.33%) jQuery
7 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 6 (22.22%) LINQ
9 5 (18.52%) HTML
9 5 (18.52%) CSS
9 5 (18.52%) RESTful
9 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (18.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (14.81%) Kendo UI
10 4 (14.81%) NHibernate
10 4 (14.81%) OOXML
10 4 (14.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.41%) Social Media
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) MVC
2 6 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
4 4 (14.81%) OOP
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.70%) Scrum
7 1 (3.70%) ETL
7 1 (3.70%) TDD
7 1 (3.70%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (3.70%) BDD
7 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) C#
2 18 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Telerik
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Cognos
4 1 (3.70%) Facebook
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