The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 183 180 176
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 63 81 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.81% 0.86% 0.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.32% 3.96% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 51 54
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £540 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £30.00 £13.00 £46.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.76% -72.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £12.30 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+204.87% -67.20%
SQL Server 2012
England

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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1458 2046 1777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.82% 21.76% 17.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 834 1211 1064
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 60 33
Median hourly rate £20.46 £25.44 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.58% -32.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £45.00 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -20.50%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SQL Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the South East region.

SQL Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Hampshire +22 17 £390 +3.31% 4
Berkshire +7 17 £413 +10.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +11 9 £278 -23.44% 4
Surrey +5 6 £400 +3.89% 6
West Sussex +9 5 £425 +36.00% 1
Kent +1 3 £450 +60.14%
Middlesex 0 2 - -
Oxfordshire -1 2 £493 +9.44% 3
East Sussex - 2 - - 2
SQL Server 2012
England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 South East region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 169 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 109 (64.50%) SQL
3 72 (42.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 71 (42.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 61 (36.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 59 (34.91%) .NET
7 58 (34.32%) Microsoft
8 50 (29.59%) Business Intelligence
8 50 (29.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 47 (27.81%) C#
10 46 (27.22%) T-SQL
11 43 (25.44%) ASP.NET
12 41 (24.26%) Data Warehouse
13 40 (23.67%) Windows
14 39 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
15 38 (22.49%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (19.53%) ETL
17 29 (17.16%) Windows Server
17 29 (17.16%) PowerShell
17 29 (17.16%) Windows Server 2012
18 28 (16.57%) Windows Server 2008
19 27 (15.98%) CSS
19 27 (15.98%) VMware
20 26 (15.38%) MS Excel
21 25 (14.79%) Sitecore
21 25 (14.79%) Finance
22 24 (14.20%) HTML
22 24 (14.20%) Active Directory
23 23 (13.61%) Web Services
23 23 (13.61%) XML

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 22 (13.02%) CMS
1 22 (13.02%) Sitecore CMS
2 19 (11.24%) IIS
3 14 (8.28%) MS Exchange
3 14 (8.28%) SharePoint
4 13 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (7.69%) Skype for Business
5 10 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (4.73%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (4.14%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.59%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.59%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.59%) SAS
10 1 (0.59%) Tuxedo
10 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.33%) MS Office
3 3 (1.78%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.18%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.59%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.59%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.78%) Office 365
3 1 (0.59%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.59%) CallidusCloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.28%) DNS
2 13 (7.69%) DHCP
3 9 (5.33%) Cisco IOS
3 9 (5.33%) LAN
3 9 (5.33%) SAN
3 9 (5.33%) Skype
3 9 (5.33%) SMTP
3 9 (5.33%) WAN
4 4 (2.37%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (2.37%) iSCSI
4 4 (2.37%) MPLS
4 4 (2.37%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.59%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.59%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 72 (42.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 71 (42.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 61 (36.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 50 (29.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 41 (24.26%) Data Warehouse
7 39 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
8 21 (12.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 17 (10.06%) MongoDB
10 12 (7.10%) BusinessObjects
11 11 (6.51%) Oracle Database
11 11 (6.51%) Power BI
12 9 (5.33%) OLAP
13 7 (4.14%) NoSQL
14 6 (3.55%) MS Access
14 6 (3.55%) Relational Database
15 4 (2.37%) Big Data
15 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database 12c
16 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 3 (1.78%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 21 (12.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.55%) Selenium
4 4 (2.37%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.78%) Moq
5 3 (1.78%) NUnit
5 3 (1.78%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (1.18%) Bower
6 2 (1.18%) FxCop
6 2 (1.18%) Grunt
6 2 (1.18%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.18%) JSHint
6 2 (1.18%) NDepend
6 2 (1.18%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.18%) StyleCop
6 2 (1.18%) Subversion
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.59%) WiX
General
1 25 (14.79%) Finance
2 7 (4.14%) Banking
3 5 (2.96%) Electronics
4 4 (2.37%) Advertising
4 4 (2.37%) Back Office
4 4 (2.37%) Legal
4 4 (2.37%) Marketing
4 4 (2.37%) Retail
5 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 95 (56.21%) Developer
2 38 (22.49%) SQL Developer
3 26 (15.38%) SSIS Developer
4 25 (14.79%) DBA
5 22 (13.02%) Sitecore Developer
6 21 (12.43%) SQL DBA
7 19 (11.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 16 (9.47%) .NET Developer
9 15 (8.88%) Analyst
10 14 (8.28%) Consultant
11 13 (7.69%) CMS Developer
11 13 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
12 11 (6.51%) SQL Server Developer
12 11 (6.51%) SSRS Developer
13 10 (5.92%) SSAS Developer
13 10 (5.92%) T-SQL Developer
14 9 (5.33%) Full Stack Developer
14 9 (5.33%) SQL BI Developer
15 8 (4.73%) Angular Developer
16 7 (4.14%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (34.91%) .NET
2 43 (25.44%) ASP.NET
3 27 (15.98%) CSS
4 24 (14.20%) HTML
5 23 (13.61%) Web Services
5 23 (13.61%) XML
6 22 (13.02%) HTML5
7 15 (8.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 14 (8.28%) LINQ
8 14 (8.28%) LINQ to SQL
8 14 (8.28%) WCF
9 10 (5.92%) AngularJS
9 10 (5.92%) React
10 9 (5.33%) .NET Framework
10 9 (5.33%) Node.js
11 8 (4.73%) jQuery
12 7 (4.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (4.14%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (3.55%) MDX
14 5 (2.96%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.88%) Replication
2 14 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.28%) Clustering
3 13 (7.69%) N-Tier
4 11 (6.51%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.96%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.37%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.78%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.78%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.78%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.18%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.59%) EPoS
9 1 (0.59%) FMCG
9 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.59%) IVR
9 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.59%) Mashup
9 1 (0.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 40 (23.67%) Windows
2 29 (17.16%) Windows Server
2 29 (17.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (16.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (7.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (5.33%) Android
6 1 (0.59%) MVS
6 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (29.59%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (22.49%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (19.53%) ETL
4 23 (13.61%) Scrum
5 17 (10.06%) MVC
6 15 (8.88%) Data Modelling
7 14 (8.28%) Content Management
7 14 (8.28%) OOP
7 14 (8.28%) TDD
8 12 (7.10%) Kanban
8 12 (7.10%) Migration
9 11 (6.51%) OWASP
9 11 (6.51%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (6.51%) Secure Coding
10 10 (5.92%) BDD
11 9 (5.33%) Analytics
11 9 (5.33%) Data Centre Operations
11 9 (5.33%) High Availability
11 9 (5.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 9 (5.33%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (64.50%) SQL
2 47 (27.81%) C#
3 46 (27.22%) T-SQL
4 29 (17.16%) PowerShell
5 22 (13.02%) VB.NET
6 18 (10.65%) JavaScript
7 12 (7.10%) VB
8 4 (2.37%) TypeScript
8 4 (2.37%) VBA
9 3 (1.78%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.78%) Python
10 1 (0.59%) C
10 1 (0.59%) C++
10 1 (0.59%) Java
10 1 (0.59%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.59%) PHP
10 1 (0.59%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (7.10%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.51%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.14%) Degree
4 6 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.78%) MCITP
6 2 (1.18%) MCSD
7 1 (0.59%) ISEB
7 1 (0.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.18%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.59%) Solvency II
System Software
1 24 (14.20%) Active Directory
2 22 (13.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.10%) vSphere
4 11 (6.51%) XenApp
5 7 (4.14%) XenDesktop
6 6 (3.55%) XenServer
7 5 (2.96%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.18%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 13 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (5.33%) AirWatch
2 9 (5.33%) WSUS
3 8 (4.73%) SCCM
4 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.18%) SCOM
6 1 (0.59%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 58 (34.32%) Microsoft
2 27 (15.98%) VMware
3 25 (14.79%) Sitecore
4 16 (9.47%) Oracle
5 13 (7.69%) Symantec
6 12 (7.10%) HP
7 11 (6.51%) Citrix
8 10 (5.92%) Cisco
9 9 (5.33%) MobileIron
10 8 (4.73%) Cognos
11 4 (2.37%) EMC
11 4 (2.37%) SAP
11 4 (2.37%) Sophos
12 3 (1.78%) Remedy
12 3 (1.78%) Sun
13 2 (1.18%) IBM
13 2 (1.18%) NetApp
13 2 (1.18%) NetSuite
13 2 (1.18%) Sybase
13 2 (1.18%) Veeam
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