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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 40 40 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.32% 1.32% 3.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.41% 4.04% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Average daily rate £238 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.92% +18.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +31.57%
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
71 99 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 22.54% 32.67% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 70 67
Average daily rate £375 £340 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £306 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 10
Average hourly rate - £38.25 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) ETL
5 2 (33.33%) Workflow
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) Data Management
5 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 2 (33.33%) ETL Development
6 1 (16.67%) DevOps
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (16.67%) High Availability
6 1 (16.67%) Database Security
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (16.67%) SLA
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Database Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Database Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Designer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) DBA
4 1 (16.67%) Report Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) ETL Development
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Database Security
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle