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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 77 57 34
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -23
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.16% 2.26% 3.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.55% 8.60% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 13
Median daily rate - £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £37.27 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.05% +77.47%
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
181 186 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.78% 26.27% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 147 84
Median daily rate £400 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £26.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (75.00%) Data Management
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) MDX
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Database Developer
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Database Developer
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) MDX
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Management
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 3 (75.00%) Master Data Management
1 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft