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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 191 121 170
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +49
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 74 148 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.83% 1.57% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.01% 7.33% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 101 55
Median daily rate £391 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.78% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £266 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
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
1847 2020 1790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.73% 21.44% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1158 1237 1009
Median daily rate £393 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 27 41
Median hourly rate £34.00 £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £17.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -11 20 £350 -11.11% 6
Kent +13 13 £445 +29.45% 3
Berkshire -9 13 £438 +37.79% 8
Surrey -13 11 £356 +1.78% 3
West Sussex -13 10 £380 +12.59% 4
Oxfordshire -5 3 £375 -6.25% 1
East Sussex +1 2 £350 -17.64%
Buckinghamshire -14 2 £350 - 2
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 126 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 90 (71.43%) SQL
3 65 (51.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 50 (39.68%) Microsoft
5 45 (35.71%) C#
6 43 (34.13%) T-SQL
6 43 (34.13%) .NET
7 41 (32.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 39 (30.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 39 (30.95%) Windows
9 34 (26.98%) Data Warehouse
10 33 (26.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 31 (24.60%) ASP.NET
12 30 (23.81%) SQL Server 2014
13 28 (22.22%) Windows Server
13 28 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
14 27 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
15 26 (20.63%) Windows Server 2012
16 25 (19.84%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (19.84%) ETL
17 24 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
17 24 (19.05%) PowerShell
18 21 (16.67%) MS Excel
18 21 (16.67%) SharePoint
18 21 (16.67%) Web Services
19 19 (15.08%) Team Foundation Server
20 18 (14.29%) Finance
21 17 (13.49%) Clustering
21 17 (13.49%) VMware
22 16 (12.70%) CSS

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 21 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 16 (12.70%) IIS
3 13 (10.32%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (6.35%) CMS
4 8 (6.35%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (3.97%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.38%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.38%) InfoPath
2 3 (2.38%) MS Office
2 3 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.79%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.79%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.97%) Office 365
2 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.56%) DHCP
1 7 (5.56%) DNS
2 6 (4.76%) SAN
3 3 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (2.38%) FTP
3 3 (2.38%) HTTP
3 3 (2.38%) iSCSI
3 3 (2.38%) LDAP
3 3 (2.38%) MPLS
3 3 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.79%) Internet
4 1 (0.79%) Intranet
4 1 (0.79%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.79%) LAN
4 1 (0.79%) Network Security
4 1 (0.79%) VPN
4 1 (0.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 65 (51.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (32.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (30.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (26.98%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (26.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 30 (23.81%) SQL Server 2014
8 27 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (4.76%) InterSystems Cache
9 6 (4.76%) Oracle Database
9 6 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
10 5 (3.97%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (3.97%) MongoDB
11 4 (3.17%) DTS
11 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (3.17%) PowerPivot
11 4 (3.17%) Relational Database
11 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (15.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (11.90%) Visual Studio
3 8 (6.35%) Selenium
4 7 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.56%) Jasmine
5 6 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 6 (4.76%) SpecFlow
6 4 (3.17%) Subversion
7 3 (2.38%) NUnit
7 3 (2.38%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.59%) Bower
8 2 (1.59%) FxCop
8 2 (1.59%) Grunt
8 2 (1.59%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.59%) JSHint
8 2 (1.59%) Moq
8 2 (1.59%) NDepend
8 2 (1.59%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.59%) StyleCop
8 2 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (4.76%) Military
3 5 (3.97%) Back Office
4 4 (3.17%) Local Government
5 3 (2.38%) Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (56.35%) Developer
2 26 (20.63%) SQL Developer
3 25 (19.84%) DBA
4 24 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 24 (19.05%) SQL DBA
5 18 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
6 15 (11.90%) SQL Server DBA
7 13 (10.32%) C# Developer
7 13 (10.32%) SQL Server Developer
8 12 (9.52%) SSRS Developer
9 10 (7.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 9 (7.14%) Administrator
10 9 (7.14%) SSAS Developer
11 8 (6.35%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 8 (6.35%) Windows Engineer
12 6 (4.76%) Database Developer
12 6 (4.76%) Senior DBA
12 6 (4.76%) Senior SQL DBA
12 6 (4.76%) SQL Database Developer
12 6 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (34.13%) .NET
2 31 (24.60%) ASP.NET
3 21 (16.67%) Web Services
4 16 (12.70%) CSS
5 15 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (11.11%) jQuery
7 13 (10.32%) HTML
7 13 (10.32%) XML
8 12 (9.52%) .NET Framework
9 11 (8.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (7.94%) Entity Framework
10 10 (7.94%) HTML5
10 10 (7.94%) WCF
11 8 (6.35%) Ajax
12 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (5.56%) LINQ
12 7 (5.56%) MDX
13 6 (4.76%) Breeze.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.49%) Clustering
2 10 (7.94%) N-Tier
2 10 (7.94%) Replication
3 9 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.97%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.97%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.17%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.38%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.59%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.59%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.59%) Wiki
8 1 (0.79%) iPad
8 1 (0.79%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 39 (30.95%) Windows
2 28 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 28 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (20.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (9.52%) Linux
5 5 (3.97%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.17%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.59%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.79%) Android
9 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.84%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (19.84%) ETL
2 24 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (12.70%) ITIL
4 15 (11.90%) MVC
5 12 (9.52%) Data Modelling
5 12 (9.52%) High Availability
6 11 (8.73%) CRM
6 11 (8.73%) Unit Testing
7 10 (7.94%) Analytics
7 10 (7.94%) Kimball Methodology
7 10 (7.94%) Scrum
7 10 (7.94%) Web Development
8 8 (6.35%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (5.56%) Data Management
10 6 (4.76%) Content Management
10 6 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.76%) Integration Testing
10 6 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 90 (71.43%) SQL
2 45 (35.71%) C#
3 43 (34.13%) T-SQL
4 24 (19.05%) PowerShell
5 15 (11.90%) JavaScript
6 9 (7.14%) TypeScript
6 9 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.17%) VB
8 2 (1.59%) C
8 2 (1.59%) Java
8 2 (1.59%) PHP
8 2 (1.59%) Python
8 2 (1.59%) VBScript
9 1 (0.79%) C++
9 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (10.32%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.73%) Degree
4 9 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.38%) MCITP
6 2 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.59%) MCSD
6 2 (1.59%) MCTS
7 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.79%) MCSE
7 1 (0.79%) VCP4
7 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.17%) SLA
2 2 (1.59%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.79%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (8.73%) XenApp
3 9 (7.14%) vSphere
4 6 (4.76%) XenDesktop
5 5 (3.97%) XenServer
6 2 (1.59%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (3.97%) SCCM
3 3 (2.38%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.59%) SCOM
5 1 (0.79%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.79%) vMotion
Vendors
1 50 (39.68%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.49%) VMware
3 13 (10.32%) Sitecore
4 12 (9.52%) Citrix
5 10 (7.94%) Oracle
6 5 (3.97%) Remedy
7 4 (3.17%) Infragistics
7 4 (3.17%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.38%) EMC
8 3 (2.38%) NetApp
8 3 (2.38%) RedGate
8 3 (2.38%) Sophos
8 3 (2.38%) Symantec
9 2 (1.59%) Cognos
9 2 (1.59%) IBM
9 2 (1.59%) Progress
9 2 (1.59%) SAP
10 1 (0.79%) Cisco
10 1 (0.79%) CommVault
10 1 (0.79%) Sun
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