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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 155 142 211
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +69
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 103 111 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.03% 1.17% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.17% 6.28% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 76 11
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£363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £289 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £24.50 £52.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-55.62% +45.45%
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
1670 1768 1624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.68% 18.69% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1031 1011 857
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 33 64
Average hourly rate £37.50 £52.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +81.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £70.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 24 April 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 April 2015. 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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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 -11 28 £406 -4.41% 4
Buckinghamshire +17 25 £325 +22.64%
Berkshire -29 19 £400 +6.66% 4
Surrey +2 10 £375 -7.40% 7
Oxfordshire -23 9 £413 +35.24% 3
West Sussex -15 5 £350 - 7
Kent -8 2 £338 -20.58% 5
East Sussex -11 2 £325 +8.33% 1
Middlesex - 1 £388 -
Isle of Wight - 1 £500 -
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 82 (48.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 80 (47.34%) .NET
4 79 (46.75%) SQL
5 72 (42.60%) C#
6 62 (36.69%) Windows
7 60 (35.50%) Microsoft
8 46 (27.22%) ASP.NET
9 44 (26.04%) JavaScript
9 44 (26.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 42 (24.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 42 (24.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 40 (23.67%) T-SQL
12 35 (20.71%) jQuery
13 34 (20.12%) Windows Server 2012
13 34 (20.12%) MVC
13 34 (20.12%) Business Intelligence
14 33 (19.53%) HTML
14 33 (19.53%) SQL Server 2005
15 32 (18.93%) XML
16 29 (17.16%) .NET Framework
17 28 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
18 27 (15.98%) CSS
18 27 (15.98%) WCF
18 27 (15.98%) Windows Server 2008
19 24 (14.20%) Web Services
19 24 (14.20%) Finance
20 23 (13.61%) Visual Studio
21 22 (13.02%) VMware
21 22 (13.02%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (12.43%) SharePoint
2 15 (8.88%) MS Exchange
3 13 (7.69%) IIS
4 10 (5.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (4.73%) CMS
5 8 (4.73%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (2.96%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.37%) Lync
8 3 (1.78%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (1.78%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.18%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.59%) Kentico
10 1 (0.59%) MediaWiki
10 1 (0.59%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (10.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.78%) PowerPivot
3 2 (1.18%) MS Office
4 1 (0.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (5.92%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.37%) Office 365
2 3 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.28%) SAN
2 9 (5.33%) LAN
3 8 (4.73%) Firewall
4 6 (3.55%) WAN
4 6 (3.55%) VPN
4 6 (3.55%) DNS
5 5 (2.96%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.96%) SMTP
6 4 (2.37%) DHCP
6 4 (2.37%) PBX
6 4 (2.37%) DWDM
6 4 (2.37%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.78%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (1.78%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.78%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (1.78%) VLAN
7 3 (1.78%) IP Telephony
7 3 (1.78%) Intranet
7 3 (1.78%) VoIP
7 3 (1.78%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 82 (48.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (26.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (24.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (24.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 33 (19.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (8.28%) Oracle Database
7 13 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (5.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (4.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (4.14%) NoSQL
10 6 (3.55%) InterSystems Cache
10 6 (3.55%) MongoDB
11 5 (2.96%) Relational Database
11 5 (2.96%) SSDT
11 5 (2.96%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (1.18%) MySQL
13 2 (1.18%) DB2
13 2 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (13.61%) Visual Studio
2 19 (11.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.14%) JIRA
4 3 (1.78%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.78%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.18%) NUnit
5 2 (1.18%) Moq
6 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.59%) Selenium
6 1 (0.59%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.59%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.59%) Subversion
6 1 (0.59%) Maven
General
1 24 (14.20%) Finance
2 7 (4.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.37%) Automotive
3 4 (2.37%) Banking
4 3 (1.78%) Legal
5 2 (1.18%) Advertising
5 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.18%) Marketing
6 1 (0.59%) Retail
6 1 (0.59%) Billing
6 1 (0.59%) Publishing
6 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 89 (52.66%) Developer
2 35 (20.71%) .NET Developer
3 22 (13.02%) C# Developer
4 20 (11.83%) DBA
5 19 (11.24%) Analyst
6 17 (10.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (9.47%) SQL DBA
8 15 (8.88%) SQL Developer
8 15 (8.88%) Consultant
9 11 (6.51%) Web Developer
9 11 (6.51%) Architect
9 11 (6.51%) Microsoft Developer
10 10 (5.92%) Administrator
11 8 (4.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 8 (4.73%) Dynamics AX Developer
12 7 (4.14%) SQL Server DBA
12 7 (4.14%) Systems Administrator
13 6 (3.55%) Senior Developer
13 6 (3.55%) ASP.NET Developer
14 5 (2.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (47.34%) .NET
2 46 (27.22%) ASP.NET
3 35 (20.71%) jQuery
4 33 (19.53%) HTML
5 32 (18.93%) XML
6 29 (17.16%) .NET Framework
7 27 (15.98%) CSS
7 27 (15.98%) WCF
8 24 (14.20%) Web Services
9 22 (13.02%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (11.83%) WPF
11 19 (11.24%) Ajax
12 16 (9.47%) AngularJS
13 15 (8.88%) LINQ
14 14 (8.28%) Entity Framework
14 14 (8.28%) ASP.NET Web API
15 11 (6.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 10 (5.92%) HTML5
17 9 (5.33%) Razor View Engine
18 7 (4.14%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.51%) Replication
3 10 (5.92%) Clustering
4 6 (3.55%) N-Tier
4 6 (3.55%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.96%) Open Source
5 5 (2.96%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.37%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.37%) Social Media
6 4 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.78%) Blog
7 3 (1.78%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.78%) IVR
8 2 (1.18%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.59%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.59%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 62 (36.69%) Windows
2 34 (20.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (15.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (8.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (5.92%) Linux
6 4 (2.37%) UNIX
7 3 (1.78%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.59%) AIX
8 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.12%) MVC
1 34 (20.12%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (9.47%) ITIL
3 16 (9.47%) ETL
4 15 (8.88%) TDD
4 15 (8.88%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (8.28%) Scrum
6 12 (7.10%) Web Development
7 10 (5.92%) Data Analysis
8 9 (5.33%) E-Commerce
9 8 (4.73%) ERP
9 8 (4.73%) Change Management
9 8 (4.73%) MVVM
10 7 (4.14%) Unit Testing
10 7 (4.14%) Multithreading
10 7 (4.14%) Software Engineering
10 7 (4.14%) Migration
10 7 (4.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 79 (46.75%) SQL
2 72 (42.60%) C#
3 44 (26.04%) JavaScript
4 40 (23.67%) T-SQL
5 13 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 9 (5.33%) VB
6 9 (5.33%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.96%) Java
8 4 (2.37%) Bourne shell
9 3 (1.78%) VBA
10 2 (1.18%) C++
10 2 (1.18%) PHP
10 2 (1.18%) Python
10 2 (1.18%) Ruby
10 2 (1.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.59%) R
11 1 (0.59%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.59%) Korn
11 1 (0.59%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (5.92%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (4.73%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.96%) Degree
4 4 (2.37%) MCSE
4 4 (2.37%) MCSA
4 4 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.78%) CCNA
6 2 (1.18%) MCP
7 1 (0.59%) MCITP
7 1 (0.59%) MCTS
7 1 (0.59%) ISEB
7 1 (0.59%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.55%) SLA
2 5 (2.96%) QA
3 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (9.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (9.47%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.33%) XenDesktop
3 8 (4.73%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (2.96%) vSphere
5 4 (2.37%) XenApp
6 3 (1.78%) Samba
7 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.59%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (4.14%) SCCM
2 5 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.96%) Puppet
2 5 (2.96%) ARCserve
3 3 (1.78%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.18%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.59%) SCOM
5 1 (0.59%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 60 (35.50%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.02%) VMware
3 20 (11.83%) Oracle
4 14 (8.28%) HP
5 13 (7.69%) Cisco
6 10 (5.92%) Brocade
7 8 (4.73%) 3PAR
8 6 (3.55%) Citrix
9 5 (2.96%) Altiris
9 5 (2.96%) CA
9 5 (2.96%) Symantec
10 4 (2.37%) ProCurve
10 4 (2.37%) Tableau
11 3 (1.78%) Sitecore
11 3 (1.78%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.18%) Sun
12 2 (1.18%) Dell
12 2 (1.18%) Telerik
13 1 (0.59%) Greenplum
13 1 (0.59%) Capita
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