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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 156 177 244
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +67
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 91 63 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.98% 0.72% 0.079%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.52% 3.47% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 28 2
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£313 £344 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -14.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £237 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £425 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
- -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-35.38% -7.14%
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
1650 1816 1868
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.80% 20.77% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 946 987 889
Average daily rate £350 £370 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +1.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 39 49
Average hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.65 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.58 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
Berkshire +18 21 £350 +7.69% 5
East Sussex 0 17 £250 - 2
Buckinghamshire +2 12 £293 -22.00% 6
Oxfordshire +2 12 £275 -8.33% 3
Hampshire +4 11 £300 -12.40% 7
Surrey +10 10 £425 +36.00% 8
West Sussex -9 3 £313 -16.66% 2
Kent -14 3 £475 +80.95% 2
Isle of Wight - - - - 1
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 169 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 101 (59.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 99 (58.58%) .NET
4 94 (55.62%) C#
5 91 (53.85%) SQL
6 74 (43.79%) ASP.NET
7 62 (36.69%) MVC
8 56 (33.14%) JavaScript
9 55 (32.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 51 (30.18%) CSS
11 50 (29.59%) HTML
12 48 (28.40%) jQuery
13 47 (27.81%) Microsoft
14 41 (24.26%) T-SQL
14 41 (24.26%) SQL Server 2005
15 35 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
15 35 (20.71%) .NET Framework
16 34 (20.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 33 (19.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 33 (19.53%) XML
18 29 (17.16%) Razor View Engine
18 29 (17.16%) LINQ
19 28 (16.57%) Windows
20 25 (14.79%) Ajax
20 25 (14.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 24 (14.20%) Web Services
22 23 (13.61%) Visual Studio
22 23 (13.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
23 22 (13.02%) ASP.NET MVC 3
23 22 (13.02%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 15 (8.88%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.51%) MS Exchange
3 10 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (4.14%) IIS
5 6 (3.55%) ArcGIS
6 5 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (2.96%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (2.37%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (2.37%) Node.js
8 3 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.59%) Apache
10 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (10.06%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.51%) MS Office
3 3 (1.78%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.59%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (5.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.37%) Office 365
3 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.69%) SAN
2 6 (3.55%) DHCP
2 6 (3.55%) Firewall
2 6 (3.55%) DNS
3 4 (2.37%) SMTP
4 3 (1.78%) LAN
4 3 (1.78%) Network Security
5 1 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.59%) IPsec
5 1 (0.59%) Internet
5 1 (0.59%) FTP
5 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 101 (59.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (24.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 34 (20.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (19.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (9.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
8 12 (7.10%) Oracle Database 10g
8 12 (7.10%) Oracle Database
9 9 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (4.14%) MySQL
11 6 (3.55%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (2.96%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (2.37%) Oracle9i Database
13 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (1.78%) OLTP
14 3 (1.78%) Relational Database
15 2 (1.18%) Hadoop
15 2 (1.18%) SSDT
15 2 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (13.61%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.33%) Subversion
3 7 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.37%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.78%) NUnit
5 3 (1.78%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.59%) Ant
6 1 (0.59%) JUnit
6 1 (0.59%) Grunt
6 1 (0.59%) Mocha
6 1 (0.59%) Maven
6 1 (0.59%) JIRA
6 1 (0.59%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.59%) Toad
6 1 (0.59%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (5.92%) Finance
2 4 (2.37%) Marketing
3 3 (1.78%) Military
4 2 (1.18%) Banking
4 2 (1.18%) Electronics
4 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.18%) Advertising
5 1 (0.59%) Publishing
5 1 (0.59%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 90 (53.25%) Developer
2 52 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 39 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 32 (18.93%) DBA
4 32 (18.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 25 (14.79%) Web Developer
6 25 (14.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (13.61%) SQL DBA
8 16 (9.47%) Consultant
8 16 (9.47%) SQL Server DBA
9 15 (8.88%) .NET Web Developer
10 14 (8.28%) C# Web Developer
10 14 (8.28%) JavaScript Developer
11 12 (7.10%) SQL Developer
12 11 (6.51%) Administrator
13 10 (5.92%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
13 10 (5.92%) CRM Consultant
13 10 (5.92%) Microsoft Consultant
13 10 (5.92%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (58.58%) .NET
2 74 (43.79%) ASP.NET
3 55 (32.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 51 (30.18%) CSS
5 50 (29.59%) HTML
6 48 (28.40%) jQuery
7 35 (20.71%) .NET Framework
8 33 (19.53%) XML
9 29 (17.16%) LINQ
9 29 (17.16%) Razor View Engine
10 25 (14.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 25 (14.79%) Ajax
11 24 (14.20%) Web Services
12 23 (13.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 22 (13.02%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 20 (11.83%) WCF
15 13 (7.69%) REST
16 11 (6.51%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (6.51%) XSLT
17 10 (5.92%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.10%) Clustering
2 11 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.33%) Replication
4 8 (4.73%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.96%) Open Source
6 4 (2.37%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.78%) GIS
8 2 (1.18%) DTV
8 2 (1.18%) Social Media
8 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.59%) iPad
9 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.59%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.59%) iPhone
9 1 (0.59%) Statistics
9 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.57%) Windows
2 18 (10.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (8.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (4.73%) Linux
6 6 (3.55%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.96%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.78%) UNIX
9 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (36.69%) MVC
2 35 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (11.83%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (9.47%) TDD
5 12 (7.10%) Dependency Injection
6 10 (5.92%) Validation
6 10 (5.92%) Migration
6 10 (5.92%) CRM
7 9 (5.33%) Scrum
8 8 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (4.14%) SOA
9 7 (4.14%) ITIL
9 7 (4.14%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (4.14%) Network Management
10 6 (3.55%) Unit Testing
10 6 (3.55%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (3.55%) OOP
10 6 (3.55%) Logistics
10 6 (3.55%) Software Engineering
11 5 (2.96%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 94 (55.62%) C#
2 91 (53.85%) SQL
3 56 (33.14%) JavaScript
4 41 (24.26%) T-SQL
5 9 (5.33%) Java
5 9 (5.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.37%) Bourne shell
6 4 (2.37%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.37%) C
7 2 (1.18%) C++
7 2 (1.18%) VBScript
8 1 (0.59%) VB
8 1 (0.59%) XQuery
8 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.59%) XAML
8 1 (0.59%) Korn
8 1 (0.59%) XPath
8 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.59%) Perl
8 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (13.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (10.65%) Security Cleared
3 17 (10.06%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.55%) MCSE
5 5 (2.96%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.96%) MCTS
5 5 (2.96%) Degree
6 1 (0.59%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.59%) CCNA
6 1 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.59%) MCP
6 1 (0.59%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.55%) SLA
2 5 (2.96%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 16 (9.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.96%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (2.96%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (2.37%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.37%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.18%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.18%) vSphere
7 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (5.33%) SCCM
2 6 (3.55%) SCOM
3 4 (2.37%) ARCserve
3 4 (2.37%) WSUS
4 3 (1.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.18%) Puppet
5 2 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.59%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.59%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.59%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 47 (27.81%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.88%) Oracle
3 8 (4.73%) HP
3 8 (4.73%) VMware
4 6 (3.55%) Cisco
4 6 (3.55%) ESRI
5 5 (2.96%) Citrix
6 4 (2.37%) CA
6 4 (2.37%) Telerik
6 4 (2.37%) 3PAR
7 3 (1.78%) Altiris
7 3 (1.78%) BMC
7 3 (1.78%) Symantec
8 2 (1.18%) SAP
8 2 (1.18%) Brocade
9 1 (0.59%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.59%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.59%) Facebook
9 1 (0.59%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.59%) Nintex
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