The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 17 50 48
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 13 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 5.75% 1.61% 1.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 27.66% 5.62% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 4
Median daily rate £350 £306 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £339 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.04 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+21.49% +64.62%
SQL Server 2012
South West

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 Somerset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
47 89 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 20.80% 28.71% 26.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 57 73
Median daily rate £350 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £43.43 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.46% +20.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £30.00 £30.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £43.43 £41.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 7 £400 - 1
Bath +8 6 £325 +18.18% 3
SQL Server 2012
South West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
3 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (56.25%) SQL
5 7 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Windows
6 6 (37.50%) Scrum
7 5 (31.25%) TDD
7 5 (31.25%) Pair Programming
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 4 (25.00%) IIS
8 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (25.00%) NServiceBus
8 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (18.75%) Line Management
9 3 (18.75%) BDD
9 3 (18.75%) K2 blackpearl
9 3 (18.75%) WF
9 3 (18.75%) LINQ
9 3 (18.75%) Kanban
9 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
9 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
9 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (18.75%) Workflow

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (25.00%) IIS
1 4 (25.00%) NServiceBus
2 3 (18.75%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (12.50%) Biml
4 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (12.50%) OLAP
4 2 (12.50%) Power BI
5 1 (6.25%) OLTP
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
3 1 (6.25%) tSQLt
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Application Integration Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Integration Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) SSIS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (18.75%) LINQ
2 3 (18.75%) WF
3 2 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) Sass
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Scrum
2 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Pair Programming
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (18.75%) BDD
5 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) Kanban
5 3 (18.75%) Line Management
5 3 (18.75%) SOA
5 3 (18.75%) Workflow
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (12.50%) User Stories
7 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) AppDynamics
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle