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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 29 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 178 141 221
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +80
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 82 97 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.84% 1.14% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.72% 5.31% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 46 8
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£350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £225 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £46.75 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £28.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+30.43% +4.54%
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
1739 1828 1561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.76% 21.43% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1035 934 870
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 57 39
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.41 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.18% -15.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.00 £20.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.60 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+22.39% -7.00%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
Hampshire 0 30 £340 -8.10% 9
Surrey -3 19 £400 +8.47% 4
Berkshire +5 15 £350 -5.40% 9
Buckinghamshire -31 7 £338 +22.72% 1
Oxfordshire -19 5 £325 -7.14% 1
East Sussex -5 2 - - 4
West Sussex -16 2 £375 -6.36%
Kent -16 1 £338 +5.46% 1
Sussex - 1 £425 -
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 177 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 106 (59.89%) SQL
3 102 (57.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 86 (48.59%) .NET
5 82 (46.33%) C#
6 66 (37.29%) ASP.NET
7 57 (32.20%) MVC
8 53 (29.94%) HTML
9 51 (28.81%) JavaScript
10 50 (28.25%) ASP.NET MVC
11 49 (27.68%) T-SQL
11 49 (27.68%) Microsoft
11 49 (27.68%) jQuery
12 48 (27.12%) CSS
13 43 (24.29%) Windows
14 39 (22.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 36 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
16 35 (19.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 34 (19.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 32 (18.08%) .NET Framework
19 30 (16.95%) Ajax
20 28 (15.82%) LINQ
21 27 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
22 25 (14.12%) Razor View Engine
22 25 (14.12%) Windows Server 2012
22 25 (14.12%) WCF
22 25 (14.12%) Web Services
23 23 (12.99%) Finance
23 23 (12.99%) XML
23 23 (12.99%) ITIL

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 21 (11.86%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.21%) MS Exchange
3 10 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (5.08%) IIS
5 8 (4.52%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.26%) CMS
8 3 (1.69%) Node.js
9 2 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.56%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.56%) JBoss
10 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.56%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.56%) Kentico
10 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.13%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.26%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.13%) Office 365
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.78%) LAN
2 10 (5.65%) SAN
3 9 (5.08%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.52%) PBX
5 7 (3.95%) VoIP
5 7 (3.95%) WAN
5 7 (3.95%) SMTP
5 7 (3.95%) IP Telephony
6 5 (2.82%) Firewall
7 3 (1.69%) Asterisk PBX
7 3 (1.69%) DHCP
7 3 (1.69%) ISDN
7 3 (1.69%) DNS
8 1 (0.56%) VPN
8 1 (0.56%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.56%) IPsec
8 1 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 102 (57.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (22.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (19.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (19.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (11.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (3.95%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (3.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (3.39%) MySQL
9 6 (3.39%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.82%) OLTP
11 3 (1.69%) Cognos Report Studio
11 3 (1.69%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 3 (1.69%) SSDT
11 3 (1.69%) Oracle ODI
12 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.13%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Power View
12 2 (1.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (10.73%) Visual Studio
2 15 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (6.21%) Subversion
4 4 (2.26%) JIRA
4 4 (2.26%) NUnit
4 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.69%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.13%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.56%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.56%) Ant
7 1 (0.56%) JUnit
7 1 (0.56%) Selenium
7 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.56%) Maven
General
1 23 (12.99%) Finance
2 7 (3.95%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.69%) Legal
4 2 (1.13%) Advertising
4 2 (1.13%) Marketing
4 2 (1.13%) Banking
5 1 (0.56%) Billing
5 1 (0.56%) Local Government
5 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 97 (54.80%) Developer
2 53 (29.94%) .NET Developer
3 39 (22.03%) C# Developer
4 37 (20.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (18.64%) DBA
6 28 (15.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 27 (15.25%) SQL DBA
8 25 (14.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (13.56%) Web Developer
10 18 (10.17%) SQL Server DBA
11 16 (9.04%) .NET Web Developer
11 16 (9.04%) C# Web Developer
11 16 (9.04%) JavaScript Developer
12 15 (8.47%) Analyst
13 12 (6.78%) SQL Developer
14 9 (5.08%) Programmer
15 8 (4.52%) Administrator
16 7 (3.95%) VoIP Engineer
16 7 (3.95%) C# Programmer
17 6 (3.39%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (48.59%) .NET
2 66 (37.29%) ASP.NET
3 53 (29.94%) HTML
4 50 (28.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 49 (27.68%) jQuery
6 48 (27.12%) CSS
7 32 (18.08%) .NET Framework
8 30 (16.95%) Ajax
9 28 (15.82%) LINQ
10 25 (14.12%) Razor View Engine
10 25 (14.12%) WCF
10 25 (14.12%) Web Services
11 23 (12.99%) XML
12 22 (12.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 16 (9.04%) REST
13 16 (9.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 15 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (7.91%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 14 (7.91%) WPF
16 11 (6.21%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.60%) Clustering
2 13 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.65%) Replication
4 8 (4.52%) N-Tier
5 7 (3.95%) IVR
6 6 (3.39%) Data Structures
6 6 (3.39%) Open Source
7 4 (2.26%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.69%) Social Media
8 3 (1.69%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.69%) GIS
9 2 (1.13%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.56%) EPoS
10 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 43 (24.29%) Windows
2 27 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (14.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (7.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (4.52%) Linux
6 2 (1.13%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (32.20%) MVC
2 36 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (12.99%) ITIL
4 22 (12.43%) Performance Tuning
5 21 (11.86%) TDD
6 18 (10.17%) Migration
7 14 (7.91%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (7.91%) Capacity Planning
8 12 (6.78%) Scrum
9 9 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (4.52%) Unit Testing
10 8 (4.52%) ETL
11 7 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (3.95%) CRM
11 7 (3.95%) Knowledge Management
11 7 (3.95%) Telemarketing
11 7 (3.95%) Data Migration
12 6 (3.39%) Dependency Injection
12 6 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (3.39%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 106 (59.89%) SQL
2 82 (46.33%) C#
3 51 (28.81%) JavaScript
4 49 (27.68%) T-SQL
5 16 (9.04%) PowerShell
6 6 (3.39%) Java
7 5 (2.82%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.13%) XAML
8 2 (1.13%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.56%) Ruby
9 1 (0.56%) XPath
9 1 (0.56%) Python
9 1 (0.56%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.56%) VBScript
9 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (7.34%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.21%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.95%) MCTS
4 7 (3.95%) CCNA
4 7 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.82%) Degree
6 3 (1.69%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.56%) MCSD
7 1 (0.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.95%) SLA
2 2 (1.13%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (9.04%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.39%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.69%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.56%) vSphere
5 1 (0.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (9.04%) SCOM
2 7 (3.95%) ARCserve
3 5 (2.82%) SCCM
4 4 (2.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (2.26%) Puppet
4 4 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.56%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 49 (27.68%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.91%) VMware
3 10 (5.65%) BMC
3 10 (5.65%) HP
4 9 (5.08%) Cisco
4 9 (5.08%) Oracle
5 7 (3.95%) Citrix
5 7 (3.95%) CA
5 7 (3.95%) 3PAR
6 6 (3.39%) Symantec
6 6 (3.39%) Altiris
6 6 (3.39%) Cognos
7 5 (2.82%) Telerik
8 3 (1.69%) SAP
8 3 (1.69%) Brocade
9 2 (1.13%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.13%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.13%) Dell
10 1 (0.56%) Endeca
10 1 (0.56%) Sophos
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