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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 123 94 124
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +30
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 17 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 0.63% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.85% 2.71% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 5
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£350 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £168 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £379 £337
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £31.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-32.25% -11.42%
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
597 517 701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.89% 23.36% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 346 401
Average daily rate £350 £360 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £428 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 31
Average hourly rate £20.00 £41.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.51% +37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 28 August 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
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 28 August 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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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
Bristol -14 6 £350 -9.67% 7
Dorset 0 3 £338 - 1
Somerset -14 2 £340 +94.28% 2
Gloucestershire -21 2 £388 +19.23%
Wiltshire -14 1 £275 -18.51% 1
Devon - - - - 2
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 70 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 53 (75.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (71.43%) SQL
4 32 (45.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (41.43%) Security Cleared
6 28 (40.00%) Oracle
7 26 (37.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (37.14%) T-SQL
8 25 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 25 (35.71%) SC Cleared
9 23 (32.86%) SLA
10 21 (30.00%) Oracle Database
10 21 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
11 19 (27.14%) Oracle Database 11g
11 19 (27.14%) Data Guard
12 18 (25.71%) Oracle Database 10g
12 18 (25.71%) Oracle RMAN
13 16 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (21.43%) .NET
15 14 (20.00%) C#
16 13 (18.57%) Clustering
17 12 (17.14%) Finance
17 12 (17.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET
19 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
19 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
19 9 (12.86%) Data Warehouse
19 9 (12.86%) .NET Framework
19 9 (12.86%) Risk Analysis
20 8 (11.43%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.86%) Lync
3 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.43%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.43%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Network Security
2 1 (1.43%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 53 (75.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (45.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (37.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 21 (30.00%) Oracle Database
7 19 (27.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 18 (25.71%) Oracle Database 10g
9 12 (17.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (12.86%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (4.29%) PerformancePoint
12 3 (4.29%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
13 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
14 1 (1.43%) OLTP
14 1 (1.43%) OLAP
14 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
14 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.43%) NUnit
3 1 (1.43%) Subversion
3 1 (1.43%) Firebug
3 1 (1.43%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.43%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.43%) MSTest
3 1 (1.43%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.43%) Moq
3 1 (1.43%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.43%) xUnit.net
General
1 12 (17.14%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Electronics
2 5 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.14%) Marketing
3 4 (5.71%) Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Military
5 1 (1.43%) Back Office
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (41.43%) DBA
2 28 (40.00%) Developer
2 28 (40.00%) SQL DBA
3 17 (24.29%) SQL Developer
4 11 (15.71%) Administrator
5 9 (12.86%) SQL Server DBA
6 8 (11.43%) Oracle DBA
7 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 6 (8.57%) .NET Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Architect
9 4 (5.71%) Server Administrator
10 3 (4.29%) Excel Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Report Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Data Architect
11 2 (2.86%) C# Developer
11 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 2 (2.86%) Database Developer
11 2 (2.86%) Consultant
11 2 (2.86%) Programmer
11 2 (2.86%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.43%) .NET
2 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET
3 9 (12.86%) .NET Framework
4 6 (8.57%) XML
4 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (5.71%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (5.71%) HTML
6 4 (5.71%) Web Services
7 3 (4.29%) CSS
7 3 (4.29%) HTML5
7 3 (4.29%) WCF
7 3 (4.29%) jQuery
7 3 (4.29%) REST
8 2 (2.86%) Backbone.js
8 2 (2.86%) Sass
8 2 (2.86%) LESS
8 2 (2.86%) Google Maps API
8 2 (2.86%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Clustering
2 6 (8.57%) Statistics
3 5 (7.14%) DTV
3 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.86%) GIS
6 1 (1.43%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Windows
2 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.43%) UNIX
4 1 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (12.86%) Risk Analysis
4 8 (11.43%) Migration
5 6 (8.57%) MVC
5 6 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (7.14%) ITIL
6 5 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 5 (7.14%) ETL
6 5 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 2 (2.86%) Data Protection
7 2 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.86%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.86%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.86%) Service Management
7 2 (2.86%) Risk Management
7 2 (2.86%) Scrum
7 2 (2.86%) Unit Testing
7 2 (2.86%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 50 (71.43%) SQL
2 26 (37.14%) T-SQL
3 14 (20.00%) C#
4 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.43%) VB
6 1 (1.43%) VBA
6 1 (1.43%) VB6
6 1 (1.43%) Groovy
6 1 (1.43%) Perl
6 1 (1.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (41.43%) Security Cleared
2 25 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.86%) MCSE
4 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (32.86%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.43%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (25.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (27.14%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (40.00%) Oracle
2 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.14%) SAP
4 2 (2.86%) Cognos
4 2 (2.86%) CA
4 2 (2.86%) Remedy
4 2 (2.86%) McAfee
5 1 (1.43%) Serena
5 1 (1.43%) Google
5 1 (1.43%) Nintex
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