The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 99 110 125
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 44 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.52% 1.11% 0.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.17% 4.71% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 30 19
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £299 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £390 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.62% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £37.04 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+18.79% +64.62%
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
614 786 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.21% 23.49% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 582 421
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 7
Median hourly rate £44.00 £43.22 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +44.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £25.40 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £100.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +32.00%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the South West region.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

SQL Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the South West region.

SQL Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Somerset +19 10 £375 -3.84% 7
Dorset +5 9 £350 - 3
Devon +12 6 £363 +31.81% 2
Wiltshire +8 6 £400 +33.33% 7
Gloucestershire +7 5 £325 -7.14% 7
Bristol -16 1 £350 +7.69% 6
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 West region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 94 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 62 (65.96%) SQL
3 42 (44.68%) Microsoft
4 39 (41.49%) .NET
5 37 (39.36%) C#
6 34 (36.17%) Windows
7 30 (31.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 28 (29.79%) Security Cleared
8 28 (29.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 27 (28.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 26 (27.66%) HTML
11 24 (25.53%) .NET Framework
11 24 (25.53%) Team Foundation Server
12 23 (24.47%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (22.34%) SharePoint
13 21 (22.34%) SC Cleared
13 21 (22.34%) SQL Server 2005
14 20 (21.28%) SQL Server 2014
14 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (20.21%) CSS
16 18 (19.15%) MVC
17 17 (18.09%) Data Warehouse
17 17 (18.09%) JavaScript
17 17 (18.09%) ASP.NET
18 16 (17.02%) IIS
18 16 (17.02%) LINQ
19 15 (15.96%) WCF
19 15 (15.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 15 (15.96%) T-SQL
19 15 (15.96%) Windows Server

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (22.34%) SharePoint
2 16 (17.02%) IIS
3 13 (13.83%) SharePoint 2013
4 12 (12.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (7.45%) NServiceBus
6 5 (5.32%) K2 blackpearl
7 3 (3.19%) CMS
8 2 (2.13%) JBoss
8 2 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (2.13%) Umbraco
9 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.70%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.38%) Office 365
3 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.45%) Kerberos
2 6 (6.38%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (3.19%) Intranet
3 3 (3.19%) VLAN
4 1 (1.06%) DNS
4 1 (1.06%) Internet
4 1 (1.06%) SAN
4 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (31.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (29.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (28.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (22.34%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (21.28%) SQL Server 2014
7 17 (18.09%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (15.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (12.77%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (8.51%) QlikView
11 7 (7.45%) Power BI
12 2 (2.13%) Biml
12 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (2.13%) MongoDB
12 2 (2.13%) MySQL
12 2 (2.13%) OLAP
13 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (1.06%) Ingres
13 1 (1.06%) OLTP
13 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 24 (25.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.13%) ERwin
3 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.06%) Selenium
4 1 (1.06%) tSQLt
4 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (8.51%) Finance
2 3 (3.19%) Military
3 1 (1.06%) Advertising
3 1 (1.06%) Back Office
3 1 (1.06%) Electronics
3 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.06%) Marketing
3 1 (1.06%) Retail
3 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (60.64%) Developer
2 22 (23.40%) .NET Developer
3 14 (14.89%) SharePoint Developer
4 12 (12.77%) C# Developer
5 11 (11.70%) DBA
5 11 (11.70%) SQL DBA
5 11 (11.70%) SQL Developer
6 10 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (9.57%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (9.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 9 (9.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (8.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (8.51%) Consultant
9 5 (5.32%) Administrator
9 5 (5.32%) Business Developer
9 5 (5.32%) QlikView Developer
10 4 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (4.26%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Senior QlikView Developer
10 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (41.49%) .NET
2 26 (27.66%) HTML
3 24 (25.53%) .NET Framework
4 19 (20.21%) CSS
5 17 (18.09%) ASP.NET
6 16 (17.02%) LINQ
7 15 (15.96%) WCF
8 12 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (12.77%) HTML5
9 11 (11.70%) Entity Framework
10 10 (10.64%) jQuery
11 9 (9.57%) AngularJS
11 9 (9.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (9.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (9.57%) Web Services
12 8 (8.51%) Dapper ORM
12 8 (8.51%) JSON
13 6 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 5 (5.32%) WF
15 3 (3.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.45%) Visualisation
3 5 (5.32%) Replication
4 4 (4.26%) Clustering
5 3 (3.19%) Blog
6 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.13%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.13%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 34 (36.17%) Windows
2 15 (15.96%) Windows Server
3 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.13%) Linux
4 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.06%) Unix
5 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.47%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (19.15%) MVC
4 12 (12.77%) ETL
5 11 (11.70%) Kimball Methodology
6 9 (9.57%) Scrum
6 9 (9.57%) TDD
7 8 (8.51%) ERP
7 8 (8.51%) ETL Development
8 7 (7.45%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (7.45%) Unit Testing
9 6 (6.38%) Automated Testing
9 6 (6.38%) Coaching
9 6 (6.38%) Kanban
9 6 (6.38%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.38%) Pair Programming
9 6 (6.38%) Problem Management
9 6 (6.38%) SDLC
9 6 (6.38%) SOA
9 6 (6.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 62 (65.96%) SQL
2 37 (39.36%) C#
3 17 (18.09%) JavaScript
4 15 (15.96%) T-SQL
5 11 (11.70%) PowerShell
6 10 (10.64%) Java
7 8 (8.51%) C++
8 4 (4.26%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (29.79%) Security Cleared
2 21 (22.34%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.38%) Degree
4 3 (3.19%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.13%) MCSE
5 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.06%) MCP
6 1 (1.06%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.51%) vSphere
3 6 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.13%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (8.51%) SCCM
2 4 (4.26%) WSUS
3 2 (2.13%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.13%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 42 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.64%) Nintex
3 8 (8.51%) Twitter
4 7 (7.45%) RedGate
5 6 (6.38%) IFS
5 6 (6.38%) VMware
6 2 (2.13%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.13%) IBM
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle
6 2 (2.13%) SAP
6 2 (2.13%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.06%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.06%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.06%) Remedy
7 1 (1.06%) Sun
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