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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 74 60 54
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 9 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.87% 0.81% 2.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.11% 4.55% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 16
Average daily rate £314 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.46% +1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £279 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £422 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-22.33% -32.23%
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
176 176 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.10% 17.90% 18.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 113 116
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Average hourly rate £9.50 - £9.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 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 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) C#
5 6 (42.86%) .NET
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
7 4 (28.57%) Linux
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL
7 4 (28.57%) Remedy
7 4 (28.57%) MVC
7 4 (28.57%) SLA
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
7 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
7 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (21.43%) Sitecore
8 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
8 3 (21.43%) Migration
8 3 (21.43%) Web Services
8 3 (21.43%) XML

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Support
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (7.14%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) SAML
4 2 (14.29%) SOAP
4 2 (14.29%) WSE
4 2 (14.29%) XSD
4 2 (14.29%) XSL
5 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Software Optimisation
4 1 (7.14%) MSF
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Remedy
3 3 (21.43%) Sitecore
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