The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 18 April 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 West 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 89 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 55 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.66% 0.47% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.30% 2.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 31 4 0
Average daily rate £338 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
753 525 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.74% 22.57% 20.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 321 433
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.22% -5.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 40
Average hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £24.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server 2012
England

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Somerset +7 23 £333 -
Wiltshire - 12 £338 - 1
Gloucestershire - 7 - -
Bristol -12 4 £375 +15.38% 4
Devon - 2 £200 - 1
Dorset - 2 £475 - 4
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 83 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 67 (80.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (56.63%) SQL
4 33 (39.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (37.35%) T-SQL
5 31 (37.35%) C#
6 28 (33.73%) Security Cleared
7 27 (32.53%) .NET
8 26 (31.33%) SC Cleared
9 25 (30.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 24 (28.92%) Microsoft
11 21 (25.30%) Oracle
11 21 (25.30%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (24.10%) ASP.NET
13 18 (21.69%) .NET Framework
13 18 (21.69%) Performance Tuning
14 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
14 17 (20.48%) SLA
15 16 (19.28%) ETL
15 16 (19.28%) SQL Server 2005
15 16 (19.28%) Oracle Database
16 14 (16.87%) Oracle Database 11g
16 14 (16.87%) MVC
16 14 (16.87%) Data Guard
16 14 (16.87%) Team Foundation Server
17 13 (15.66%) Oracle Database 10g
17 13 (15.66%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (15.66%) Oracle RMAN
18 12 (14.46%) Windows
18 12 (14.46%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 10 (12.05%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.84%) SharePoint
3 7 (8.43%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (7.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (4.82%) Lync
7 3 (3.61%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (2.41%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.02%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) Network Security
2 5 (6.02%) Firewall
3 2 (2.41%) SAN
4 1 (1.20%) Internet
4 1 (1.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 67 (80.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (39.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (30.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (19.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (19.28%) Oracle Database
6 14 (16.87%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (15.66%) Oracle Database 10g
7 13 (15.66%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (12.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (6.02%) PerformancePoint
10 3 (3.61%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (3.61%) OLAP
10 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (2.41%) QlikView
11 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
11 2 (2.41%) SSDT
12 1 (1.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (16.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (14.46%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.82%) PhoneGap
4 3 (3.61%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.20%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.20%) MSTest
5 1 (1.20%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.20%) Moq
5 1 (1.20%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.20%) xUnit.net
5 1 (1.20%) NUnit
5 1 (1.20%) Subversion
5 1 (1.20%) Firebug
5 1 (1.20%) Fiddler
General
1 4 (4.82%) Banking
1 4 (4.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (44.58%) Developer
2 22 (26.51%) DBA
2 22 (26.51%) SQL DBA
3 15 (18.07%) SQL Developer
4 10 (12.05%) SQL Server Developer
4 10 (12.05%) SQL Server DBA
5 8 (9.64%) C# Developer
6 7 (8.43%) .NET Developer
6 7 (8.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (7.23%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (7.23%) Administrator
8 5 (6.02%) Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 4 (4.82%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Web Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.53%) .NET
2 20 (24.10%) ASP.NET
3 18 (21.69%) .NET Framework
4 12 (14.46%) HTML
5 11 (13.25%) jQuery
6 10 (12.05%) HTML5
6 10 (12.05%) Ext JS
7 9 (10.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (10.84%) CSS
8 8 (9.64%) XML
9 7 (8.43%) Sass
9 7 (8.43%) LESS
10 5 (6.02%) XSLT
10 5 (6.02%) WCF
10 5 (6.02%) MDX
11 3 (3.61%) REST
11 3 (3.61%) Web Services
11 3 (3.61%) LINQ
11 3 (3.61%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Clustering
2 10 (12.05%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.02%) iPhone
4 4 (4.82%) iPad
4 4 (4.82%) Augmented Reality
5 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.61%) Statistics
6 2 (2.41%) Replication
7 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.20%) Data Conversion
7 1 (1.20%) NHS
7 1 (1.20%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.46%) Windows
2 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.02%) Android
5 5 (6.02%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.20%) Linux
6 1 (1.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.30%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (21.69%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (19.28%) ETL
4 14 (16.87%) MVC
5 9 (10.84%) ITIL
6 7 (8.43%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (7.23%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.02%) Kimball Methodology
8 5 (6.02%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.02%) Web Development
9 4 (4.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.82%) Migration
9 4 (4.82%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (4.82%) Dimensional Modelling
9 4 (4.82%) Data Protection
9 4 (4.82%) Data Mapping
10 3 (3.61%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (3.61%) Workflow
10 3 (3.61%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (56.63%) SQL
2 31 (37.35%) T-SQL
2 31 (37.35%) C#
3 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.61%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
4 3 (3.61%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.20%) Groovy
6 1 (1.20%) C
6 1 (1.20%) Perl
6 1 (1.20%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (33.73%) Security Cleared
2 26 (31.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.02%) Degree
4 4 (4.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.48%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (15.66%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (4.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (16.87%) Data Guard
2 4 (4.82%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.41%) SCCM
3 2 (2.41%) SCOM
3 2 (2.41%) SCSM
3 2 (2.41%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 24 (28.92%) Microsoft
2 21 (25.30%) Oracle
3 4 (4.82%) HP
4 3 (3.61%) Talend
5 2 (2.41%) CA
5 2 (2.41%) Cisco
5 2 (2.41%) 3PAR
5 2 (2.41%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.20%) Serena
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Rate: £280 - £375 per day
Posted: 25 days ago