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 3 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank - 62 67
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 0 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.87% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 5.33% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate
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- £383 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +27.27%
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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
158 150 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 18.83% 16.23% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 70 62
Average daily rate £400 £365 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £213 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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
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 3 July 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) C#
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) jQuery
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) CSS
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
6 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 2 (28.57%) Web Services
6 2 (28.57%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 2 (28.57%) Ajax
6 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (28.57%) WPF
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) CMS
6 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (28.57%) Office 365
6 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (28.57%) SDLC
6 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
5 1 (14.29%) LINQ
5 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) WCF
5 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
1 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
1 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) OWASP
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle