The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the South East region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 170 185 246
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +61
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 75 51 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.82% 0.60% 0.040%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.41% 3.09% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 23 1
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£339 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.27% -11.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £30.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1702 1650 1800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.50% 19.40% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 973 880 913
Average daily rate £350 £365 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 58 54
Average hourly rate £21.50 £26.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.09% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.22 £17.28 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +0.32%
SQL Server 2012
England

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 July 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 July 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 +20 26 £350 +6.46% 8
Oxfordshire +11 14 £288 -8.00% 8
East Sussex +7 9 £250 - 6
Buckinghamshire -2 8 £285 - 4
Hampshire -5 8 £350 +7.69% 4
Surrey -4 4 £414 +136.42% 8
West Sussex -7 2 £313 -16.66% 1
Kent -7 2 £438 +59.09% 11
Middlesex - 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 184 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 122 (66.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 113 (61.41%) .NET
4 108 (58.70%) C#
5 100 (54.35%) SQL
6 77 (41.85%) ASP.NET
7 60 (32.61%) Microsoft
8 53 (28.80%) MVC
9 52 (28.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 51 (27.72%) SQL Server 2005
11 50 (27.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 47 (25.54%) JavaScript
12 47 (25.54%) ASP.NET MVC
13 43 (23.37%) T-SQL
14 41 (22.28%) HTML
15 40 (21.74%) CSS
16 36 (19.57%) jQuery
16 36 (19.57%) XML
17 33 (17.93%) .NET Framework
18 32 (17.39%) Visual Studio
19 31 (16.85%) Windows
20 27 (14.67%) Web Services
20 27 (14.67%) Performance Tuning
21 25 (13.59%) ASP.NET MVC 3
21 25 (13.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 25 (13.59%) WCF
22 24 (13.04%) LINQ
22 24 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
23 22 (11.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 20 (10.87%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 14 (7.61%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.43%) IIS
3 8 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (2.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (2.72%) ArcGIS
5 4 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.17%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.09%) Node.js
7 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.54%) Apache
8 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 20 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.70%) MS Office
3 6 (3.26%) PowerPivot
4 3 (1.63%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.54%) MS Project
5 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (7.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.63%) Office 365
3 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.35%) SAN
2 5 (2.72%) Firewall
3 3 (1.63%) Network Security
3 3 (1.63%) DNS
3 3 (1.63%) DHCP
4 1 (0.54%) FTP
4 1 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 122 (66.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 52 (28.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 51 (27.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 50 (27.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (10.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (8.15%) Oracle Database
8 12 (6.52%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (5.43%) SQL Server 2000
9 10 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (3.80%) MySQL
11 7 (3.80%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (3.26%) PerformancePoint
13 4 (2.17%) Relational Database
13 4 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (2.17%) Oracle9i Database
14 2 (1.09%) OLAP
14 2 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (1.09%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 32 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 10 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.72%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.17%) Subversion
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.09%) NUnit
5 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.54%) Toad
6 1 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.54%) XMLSpy
6 1 (0.54%) Maven
6 1 (0.54%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.54%) Grunt
6 1 (0.54%) Ant
6 1 (0.54%) JUnit
6 1 (0.54%) Mocha
6 1 (0.54%) PhoneGap
6 1 (0.54%) MSBuild
General
1 11 (5.98%) Finance
2 5 (2.72%) Marketing
3 3 (1.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.63%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.63%) Military
3 3 (1.63%) Banking
4 2 (1.09%) Automotive
4 2 (1.09%) Electronics
4 2 (1.09%) Advertising
5 1 (0.54%) Publishing
5 1 (0.54%) Front Office
5 1 (0.54%) Retail
5 1 (0.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (55.98%) Developer
2 51 (27.72%) .NET Developer
3 39 (21.20%) C# Developer
4 30 (16.30%) DBA
5 24 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
5 24 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (11.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (10.87%) SQL DBA
8 18 (9.78%) Consultant
9 15 (8.15%) Web Developer
9 15 (8.15%) SQL Server DBA
10 14 (7.61%) SQL Developer
10 14 (7.61%) Administrator
11 13 (7.07%) CRM Consultant
11 13 (7.07%) Microsoft Consultant
11 13 (7.07%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
11 13 (7.07%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
12 10 (5.43%) Technical Leader
12 10 (5.43%) Support Engineer
13 7 (3.80%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (61.41%) .NET
2 77 (41.85%) ASP.NET
3 47 (25.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 41 (22.28%) HTML
5 40 (21.74%) CSS
6 36 (19.57%) XML
6 36 (19.57%) jQuery
7 33 (17.93%) .NET Framework
8 27 (14.67%) Web Services
9 25 (13.59%) WCF
9 25 (13.59%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 25 (13.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 24 (13.04%) LINQ
11 22 (11.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 18 (9.78%) Razor View Engine
13 14 (7.61%) REST
13 14 (7.61%) Ajax
14 13 (7.07%) WSDL
14 13 (7.07%) WPF
15 12 (6.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.35%) N-Tier
1 8 (4.35%) Clustering
2 7 (3.80%) Replication
3 6 (3.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.63%) Open Source
4 3 (1.63%) Social Media
5 2 (1.09%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.09%) iPhone
5 2 (1.09%) DTV
6 1 (0.54%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.54%) GIS
6 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.54%) Statistics
6 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.54%) iPad
6 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.85%) Windows
2 19 (10.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (4.89%) Linux
4 9 (4.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.72%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.17%) Windows 8
6 4 (2.17%) UNIX
7 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (28.80%) MVC
2 27 (14.67%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (7.61%) TDD
6 13 (7.07%) Validation
6 13 (7.07%) CRM
7 11 (5.98%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (4.89%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (4.89%) SOA
8 9 (4.89%) Scrum
9 7 (3.80%) OOP
10 6 (3.26%) ETL
10 6 (3.26%) Logistics
10 6 (3.26%) Software Engineering
11 5 (2.72%) Web Application Development
12 4 (2.17%) Unit Testing
12 4 (2.17%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (2.17%) BDD
12 4 (2.17%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (58.70%) C#
2 100 (54.35%) SQL
3 47 (25.54%) JavaScript
4 43 (23.37%) T-SQL
5 9 (4.89%) C
5 9 (4.89%) Java
6 6 (3.26%) C++
7 4 (2.17%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.17%) Bourne shell
8 2 (1.09%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.54%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.54%) XQuery
9 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.54%) Korn
9 1 (0.54%) XPath
9 1 (0.54%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (0.54%) Perl
9 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.54%) VBScript
9 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (6.52%) SC Cleared
2 12 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.89%) MCSE
4 8 (4.35%) Degree
5 4 (2.17%) MCTS
5 4 (2.17%) MCSD
6 2 (1.09%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.54%) MCP
7 1 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.54%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.54%) CCNA
7 1 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.54%) SLA
2 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.72%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.54%) vSphere
4 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (2.72%) Puppet
1 5 (2.72%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.17%) WSUS
2 4 (2.17%) SCCM
3 3 (1.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.54%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.54%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.54%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 60 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.24%) Oracle
3 10 (5.43%) Telerik
4 5 (2.72%) ESRI
4 5 (2.72%) Cisco
5 3 (1.63%) HP
6 2 (1.09%) SAP
7 1 (0.54%) JBoss
7 1 (0.54%) Cognos
7 1 (0.54%) Sybase
7 1 (0.54%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.54%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.54%) Facebook
7 1 (0.54%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.54%) Dell
7 1 (0.54%) EMC
7 1 (0.54%) Citrix
7 1 (0.54%) CommVault
7 1 (0.54%) Informatica
7 1 (0.54%) NetApp
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £261 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Hove, Brighton, East Sussex
Brighton & Hove City Council
Rate: £24,892 - £28,922
Posted: 13 days ago
Hove, Brighton, East Sussex
Brighton & Hove City Council
Rate: £24,892 - £28,922
Posted: 13 days ago
Kent
DP Connect
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 17 days ago