The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 29 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 7 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.56% 2.35% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.00% 10.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £31.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-27.41% -11.42%
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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 Slough region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
50 57 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 18.32% 22.35% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 34 14
Average daily rate £350 £430 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £525 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) MySQL
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) Logistics
2 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (33.33%) WSUS
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) Windows

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) DBA
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL DBA
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Scrum
1 6 (66.67%) TDD
1 6 (66.67%) Logistics
1 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) HP