The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 10 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 14.00% - 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 41.18% - 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.04 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+21.49% +70.29%
SQL Server 2012
Somerset

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 Taunton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
17 38 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 34.00% 44.71% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 35 16
Median daily rate £368 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £310 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £400 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton 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 Taunton

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Taunton region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 4 (57.14%) IIS
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) QA
5 3 (42.86%) WF
5 3 (42.86%) Workflow
5 3 (42.86%) Kanban
5 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 3 (42.86%) Pair Programming
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (42.86%) K2 blackpearl
5 3 (42.86%) NServiceBus
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (42.86%) Line Management
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
7 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 4 (57.14%) IIS
2 3 (42.86%) K2 blackpearl
2 3 (42.86%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Programmer
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Programmer
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (42.86%) WF
3 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) Kanban
4 3 (42.86%) Line Management
4 3 (42.86%) Pair Programming
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Workflow
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) BDD
6 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft