The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 54 68 56
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 9 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.25% 0.80% 1.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.20% 4.06% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 10
Median daily rate £438 £235 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.17% -34.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £145 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £360 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-36.47% -

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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
125 197 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.41% 19.60% 15.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 134 73
Median daily rate £475 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 3
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -82.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.18% -15.38%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

SQL Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Reading region.

SQL Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) ETL
4 9 (47.37%) SQL
4 9 (47.37%) T-SQL
4 9 (47.37%) Migration
4 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 6 (31.58%) Multithreading
7 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
7 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
7 5 (26.32%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (26.32%) Windows
7 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
7 5 (26.32%) CRM
7 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
8 4 (21.05%) IaaS
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (21.05%) PaaS
8 4 (21.05%) Complex ETL
8 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
8 4 (21.05%) ERP
8 4 (21.05%) OLAP
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) Scrum
9 3 (15.79%) Replication
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (15.79%) MCITP

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) IaaS
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (21.05%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
5 4 (21.05%) OLAP
6 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (15.79%) OLTP
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (10.53%) Power BI
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) DBA
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Developer
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Data Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Data Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Data Migration Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Migration Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) SQL DBA
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (10.53%) Business Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Data Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Data Migration Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) ETL
2 9 (47.37%) Migration
3 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (31.58%) Multithreading
5 5 (26.32%) CRM
5 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
5 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
6 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) Complex ETL
6 4 (21.05%) ERP
6 4 (21.05%) Scrum
7 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.79%) Database Security
7 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (15.79%) High Availability
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (10.53%) MVC
8 2 (10.53%) Project Management
9 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
9 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
1 9 (47.37%) T-SQL
2 3 (15.79%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
1 3 (15.79%) MCITP
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Sitecore
4 1 (5.26%) Tableau