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 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 47 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.60% 1.71% 1.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.90% 5.97% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
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£340 £175 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+94.28% -46.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £31.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-32.25% -11.42%
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
69 67 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 20.54% 28.63% 28.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 50 33
Average daily rate £325 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £181 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £29.65 -
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 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
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -1 1 £300 +84.61% 2
SQL Server 2012
South West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 27 (90.00%) SQL
3 24 (80.00%) Security Cleared
4 23 (76.67%) SC Cleared
4 23 (76.67%) Oracle
5 21 (70.00%) SLA
6 19 (63.33%) T-SQL
7 18 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (60.00%) Oracle Database
8 17 (56.67%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (56.67%) Data Guard
9 16 (53.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 16 (53.33%) Oracle RMAN
9 16 (53.33%) Oracle Database 10g
10 12 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (36.67%) Clustering
12 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (30.00%) Risk Analysis
14 6 (20.00%) Statistics
14 6 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
15 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
16 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
16 4 (13.33%) C#
16 4 (13.33%) .NET
17 3 (10.00%) SAP
17 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
17 3 (10.00%) Electronics
17 3 (10.00%) Telecoms

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.33%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 18 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (53.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (53.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 12 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.00%) Electronics
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
1 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) DBA
2 23 (76.67%) SQL DBA
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 6 (20.00%) Administrator
4 6 (20.00%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Server Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
1 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.67%) CSS
2 2 (6.67%) jQuery
2 2 (6.67%) Ext JS
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (6.67%) HTML5
2 2 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.67%) Sass
2 2 (6.67%) LESS
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (3.33%) WCF
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Clustering
2 6 (20.00%) Statistics
3 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (10.00%) DTV
5 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.33%) Grid Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (30.00%) Risk Analysis
3 6 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.67%) MVC
5 2 (6.67%) Data Mapping
6 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) SQL
2 19 (63.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (13.33%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (76.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (70.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 14001
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 17 (56.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) SAP
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