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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 157 154 214
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +60
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 100 86 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.07% 0.96% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.02% 5.10% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 63 12
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£350 £380 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +12.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £290 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £464 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
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 £19.00 £46.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-58.91% +68.18%
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
1661 1685 1540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.80% 18.82% 18.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1038 971 838
Average daily rate £375 £373 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +3.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 37 55
Average hourly rate £25.00 £42.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +54.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.40 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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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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
Buckinghamshire +20 23 £350 +32.07% 2
Berkshire -25 20 £375 -1.31% 6
Hampshire -3 19 £375 -3.22% 7
Surrey +14 15 £363 -12.38% 6
Oxfordshire -18 11 £450 +37.40%
West Sussex - 5 £350 - 5
Kent 0 2 £344 -19.11% 1
East Sussex -15 2 £325 +8.33% 5
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 22 May 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.

1 183 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 90 (49.18%) SQL
3 84 (45.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 81 (44.26%) .NET
5 73 (39.89%) C#
6 65 (35.52%) Windows
7 61 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 51 (27.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 47 (25.68%) T-SQL
9 47 (25.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 44 (24.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 44 (24.04%) ASP.NET
11 43 (23.50%) JavaScript
12 39 (21.31%) SQL Server 2005
13 38 (20.77%) Business Intelligence
14 35 (19.13%) jQuery
15 34 (18.58%) Windows Server 2012
16 33 (18.03%) MVC
16 33 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (18.03%) HTML
17 31 (16.94%) XML
17 31 (16.94%) .NET Framework
18 29 (15.85%) Windows Server 2008
19 26 (14.21%) Web Services
19 26 (14.21%) Finance
20 25 (13.66%) CSS
20 25 (13.66%) WCF
21 24 (13.11%) Visual Studio
22 23 (12.57%) VMware
23 22 (12.02%) ETL

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (11.48%) SharePoint
2 14 (7.65%) MS Exchange
3 13 (7.10%) IIS
4 10 (5.46%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (5.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (3.83%) CMS
6 7 (3.83%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (2.73%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.19%) Lync
9 3 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.64%) MediaWiki
10 2 (1.09%) Sitefinity
10 2 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.09%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.55%) Apache
11 1 (0.55%) JBoss
11 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.55%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 20 (10.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.64%) PowerPivot
3 2 (1.09%) MS Office
4 1 (0.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (6.56%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.55%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.19%) Office 365
1 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.55%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.10%) SAN
2 8 (4.37%) Firewall
3 6 (3.28%) VPN
3 6 (3.28%) DNS
3 6 (3.28%) LAN
4 5 (2.73%) WAN
5 4 (2.19%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (2.19%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.19%) DWDM
5 4 (2.19%) SMTP
5 4 (2.19%) DHCP
6 3 (1.64%) SNMP
6 3 (1.64%) PBX
6 3 (1.64%) Intranet
6 3 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.64%) VLAN
6 3 (1.64%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.09%) VoIP
7 2 (1.09%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 84 (45.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 51 (27.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 47 (25.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 44 (24.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 39 (21.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (8.20%) Oracle Database
9 12 (6.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 9 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (3.28%) NoSQL
11 6 (3.28%) InterSystems Cache
12 5 (2.73%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (2.73%) MongoDB
12 5 (2.73%) SSDT
13 4 (2.19%) Relational Database
13 4 (2.19%) RDBMS
14 3 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
15 2 (1.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 24 (13.11%) Visual Studio
2 18 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.83%) JIRA
4 5 (2.73%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.64%) NUnit
5 3 (1.64%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.09%) Selenium
6 2 (1.09%) Moq
6 2 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.55%) Maven
7 1 (0.55%) Subversion
7 1 (0.55%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.55%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (14.21%) Finance
2 6 (3.28%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.19%) Automotive
3 4 (2.19%) Banking
4 3 (1.64%) Legal
5 2 (1.09%) Marketing
5 2 (1.09%) Military
5 2 (1.09%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Retail
6 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.55%) Advertising
6 1 (0.55%) Publishing
6 1 (0.55%) Games
6 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 91 (49.73%) Developer
2 37 (20.22%) .NET Developer
3 22 (12.02%) DBA
4 19 (10.38%) Consultant
4 19 (10.38%) C# Developer
5 18 (9.84%) SQL DBA
5 18 (9.84%) Analyst
6 16 (8.74%) SQL Developer
7 15 (8.20%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (6.01%) Microsoft Developer
8 11 (6.01%) Architect
9 10 (5.46%) Web Developer
9 10 (5.46%) SQL Server DBA
9 10 (5.46%) Administrator
10 9 (4.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 8 (4.37%) Dynamics AX Developer
12 6 (3.28%) Systems Administrator
13 5 (2.73%) Data Analyst
13 5 (2.73%) ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (2.73%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (44.26%) .NET
2 44 (24.04%) ASP.NET
3 35 (19.13%) jQuery
4 33 (18.03%) HTML
5 31 (16.94%) XML
5 31 (16.94%) .NET Framework
6 26 (14.21%) Web Services
7 25 (13.66%) CSS
7 25 (13.66%) WCF
8 22 (12.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (11.48%) Ajax
10 19 (10.38%) WPF
11 17 (9.29%) AngularJS
12 14 (7.65%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (7.65%) LINQ
13 13 (7.10%) Entity Framework
14 12 (6.56%) HTML5
15 9 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 9 (4.92%) Razor View Engine
16 8 (4.37%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.10%) Clustering
2 11 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.46%) Replication
4 9 (4.92%) Data Integration
5 7 (3.83%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.73%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.73%) Open Source
7 4 (2.19%) Social Media
7 4 (2.19%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.64%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.64%) Blog
8 3 (1.64%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.09%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.09%) IVR
10 1 (0.55%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.55%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.55%) Telematics
10 1 (0.55%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 65 (35.52%) Windows
2 34 (18.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (15.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (8.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (4.92%) Linux
6 6 (3.28%) UNIX
7 3 (1.64%) AIX
7 3 (1.64%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (20.77%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (18.03%) MVC
2 33 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (12.02%) ETL
4 18 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (8.20%) Scrum
6 14 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (7.65%) ITIL
6 14 (7.65%) Migration
7 13 (7.10%) TDD
7 13 (7.10%) Web Development
8 11 (6.01%) Data Analysis
9 9 (4.92%) Unit Testing
10 8 (4.37%) Multithreading
10 8 (4.37%) MVVM
10 8 (4.37%) ERP
10 8 (4.37%) Software Engineering
10 8 (4.37%) Data Management
10 8 (4.37%) Change Management
11 7 (3.83%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 90 (49.18%) SQL
2 73 (39.89%) C#
3 47 (25.68%) T-SQL
4 43 (23.50%) JavaScript
5 14 (7.65%) PowerShell
6 9 (4.92%) VB.NET
7 8 (4.37%) VB
8 5 (2.73%) Java
9 4 (2.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 4 (2.19%) Bourne shell
9 4 (2.19%) C++
9 4 (2.19%) VBA
10 3 (1.64%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.64%) Korn
11 2 (1.09%) R
11 2 (1.09%) PHP
11 2 (1.09%) Python
11 2 (1.09%) Ruby
12 1 (0.55%) VB6
12 1 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (6.01%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (4.92%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.28%) Degree
4 4 (2.19%) MCSE
4 4 (2.19%) MCSA
5 3 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.09%) CCNA
6 2 (1.09%) MCP
6 2 (1.09%) MCTS
7 1 (0.55%) MCITP
7 1 (0.55%) MCSD
7 1 (0.55%) ISEB
7 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.28%) QA
2 5 (2.73%) SLA
3 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (9.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (7.65%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.37%) XenDesktop
3 8 (4.37%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (2.73%) vSphere
5 4 (2.19%) XenApp
6 3 (1.64%) Samba
7 2 (1.09%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.09%) LiteSpeed
8 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.55%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 7 (3.83%) SCCM
2 5 (2.73%) Puppet
2 5 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.19%) ARCserve
4 2 (1.09%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.55%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 61 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.57%) VMware
3 21 (11.48%) Oracle
4 13 (7.10%) HP
5 12 (6.56%) Cisco
6 9 (4.92%) Brocade
7 7 (3.83%) 3PAR
8 6 (3.28%) Citrix
9 4 (2.19%) Tableau
9 4 (2.19%) ProCurve
9 4 (2.19%) CA
9 4 (2.19%) Symantec
9 4 (2.19%) Altiris
10 3 (1.64%) Dell
10 3 (1.64%) SolarWinds
10 3 (1.64%) Sitecore
11 2 (1.09%) Sun
11 2 (1.09%) Remedy
11 2 (1.09%) Telerik
12 1 (0.55%) Capita
Crawley, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day for 6 months, rolling
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Forman Computer Staff
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £325 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £210 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Adamine
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago