The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 71 87 76
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 17 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.35% 0.40% 0.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.01% 1.71% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 6
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£350 £403 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +130.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +27.27%
SQL Server 2012
South East

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 Surrey region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
283 292 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 22.50% 23.17% 15.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 192 103
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 9
Average hourly rate £31.25 £47.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.21% +120.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £29.55 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.52 £48.55 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.35 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.96% -5.00%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SQL Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SQL Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
Redhill - 3 £350 -
Woking +16 2 - -
Staines +3 2 £363 -
Caterham - 2 - -
Guildford -1 1 - - 1
SQL Server 2012
South East

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (66.67%) SQL
3 17 (56.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (43.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (43.33%) Windows
6 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 11 (36.67%) T-SQL
7 11 (36.67%) .NET
8 10 (33.33%) C#
9 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
10 8 (26.67%) CSS
10 8 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (23.33%) Scrum
12 6 (20.00%) Clustering
12 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
12 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
13 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (16.67%) Analytics
13 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
13 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
13 5 (16.67%) ITIL
13 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 5 (16.67%) Java
13 5 (16.67%) MVC

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (6.67%) IIS
1 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) JBoss
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) PowerPivot
3 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (56.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (43.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (13.33%) OLTP
9 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
10 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
10 2 (6.67%) SSDT
10 2 (6.67%) Data Mart
10 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
11 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (3.33%) PowerCenter
11 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Moq
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (6.67%) Banking
1 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) DBA
3 9 (30.00%) SQL DBA
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Server DBA
5 5 (16.67%) Database Developer
6 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Administrator
7 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Report Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Database Architect
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Database Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Server Specialist
9 1 (3.33%) ScrumMaster
9 1 (3.33%) Web Consultant
9 1 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) .NET
2 8 (26.67%) CSS
3 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (13.33%) REST
4 4 (13.33%) HTML
4 4 (13.33%) XML
5 3 (10.00%) Web Services
6 2 (6.67%) jQuery
6 2 (6.67%) WPF
6 2 (6.67%) MDX
6 2 (6.67%) J2EE
7 1 (3.33%) XSLT
7 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.33%) SAP BC
7 1 (3.33%) WCF
7 1 (3.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Clustering
2 4 (13.33%) Replication
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.33%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Scrum
3 5 (16.67%) MVC
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) Analytics
4 4 (13.33%) Database Mirroring
4 4 (13.33%) TDD
4 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 4 (13.33%) CRM
4 4 (13.33%) ETL
4 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Complex ETL
6 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.67%) MVVM
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) T-SQL
3 10 (33.33%) C#
4 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 5 (16.67%) Java
7 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (6.67%) PHP
8 2 (6.67%) Groovy
8 2 (6.67%) R
8 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (3.33%) C++
9 1 (3.33%) VB6
9 1 (3.33%) Ruby
9 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.67%) QA
3 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (3.33%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) BMC
4 2 (6.67%) Sun
4 2 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) Altiris
5 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) CA
5 1 (3.33%) Informatica
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec
5 1 (3.33%) Radware