The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Slough region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 26 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 8 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.10% 2.93% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.02% 11.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
47 59 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 18.22% 24.69% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 32 12
Average daily rate £320 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £220 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
SQL Server 2012
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SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Slough

SQL Server 2012
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) Logistics
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) WSUS
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) .NET

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) DBA
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL DBA
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum
1 6 (60.00%) TDD
1 6 (60.00%) Logistics
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) HP