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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 68 70 61
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 10 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.11% 0.44% 1.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.49% 2.21% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 13
Median daily rate £463 £308 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.40% -5.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £19.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+89.47% -58.91%
SQL Server 2012
Berkshire

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
154 181 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.04% 20.11% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 120 115
Median daily rate £450 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Median hourly rate £9.50 - £11.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £23.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.65% -28.12%

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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) .NET
3 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (35.29%) Sitecore
5 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
5 6 (35.29%) Windows
6 5 (29.41%) MVC
6 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
6 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
6 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
7 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
7 4 (23.53%) Migration
7 4 (23.53%) Linux
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL
7 4 (23.53%) SLA
7 4 (23.53%) Remedy
8 3 (17.65%) Web Services
8 3 (17.65%) XML
8 3 (17.65%) T-SQL

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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.88%) MySQL
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) DBA
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Linux Support
2 2 (11.76%) Linux Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) SQL DBA
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
3 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.88%) SAML
6 1 (5.88%) SOAP
6 1 (5.88%) WCF
6 1 (5.88%) WebCenter
6 1 (5.88%) WPF
6 1 (5.88%) WSE
6 1 (5.88%) XSD
6 1 (5.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
1 5 (29.41%) MVC
2 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.88%) MSF
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.88%) SDLC
3 1 (5.88%) Software Optimisation
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) BitLocker
1 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Sitecore
3 4 (23.53%) Remedy
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Lumension
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle