The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 51 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 20 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.58% 0.37% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.47% 2.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 0
Average daily rate
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£434 £340 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £46.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-58.91% +68.18%
SQL Server 2012
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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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
236 148 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 30.49% 18.34% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 95 62
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £200 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £26.70 £30.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.73% -24.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Wales

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
South Wales +20 19 £400 +17.64% 2
SQL Server 2012
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SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (68.75%) SQL
3 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
4 20 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (50.00%) ETL
7 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (34.38%) Scrum
10 10 (31.25%) T-SQL
11 9 (28.13%) .NET
11 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
12 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
12 8 (25.00%) C#
12 8 (25.00%) HTML
12 8 (25.00%) CSS
13 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
13 7 (21.88%) XML
13 7 (21.88%) MCDBA
13 7 (21.88%) Migration
13 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (21.88%) Mainframe
13 7 (21.88%) Data Migration
13 7 (21.88%) HTML5
13 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 6 (18.75%) MCITP
14 6 (18.75%) Clustering
14 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (18.75%) Windows

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 3 (9.38%) FileNet
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) JBoss
2 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.13%) Sage 1000
2 1 (3.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.13%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (18.75%) MySQL
8 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) Subversion
2 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.13%) Toad
3 1 (3.13%) JMeter
3 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.13%) Gradle
3 1 (3.13%) Artifactory
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) SQL Developer
3 9 (28.13%) DBA
4 8 (25.00%) SQL DBA
5 4 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (12.50%) CRM Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Senior SQL Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Database Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Data Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) .NET
2 8 (25.00%) HTML
2 8 (25.00%) CSS
3 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
3 7 (21.88%) XML
3 7 (21.88%) HTML5
4 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
5 4 (12.50%) Silverlight
5 4 (12.50%) Web Services
6 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (9.38%) CSS3
6 3 (9.38%) JAX-RS
6 3 (9.38%) jQuery
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (6.25%) Entity Framework
7 2 (6.25%) Spring MVC
7 2 (6.25%) Java SE
7 2 (6.25%) WCF
7 2 (6.25%) Spring
7 2 (6.25%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Mainframe
2 6 (18.75%) Clustering
3 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) ETL
2 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (34.38%) Scrum
4 7 (21.88%) Migration
4 7 (21.88%) Data Migration
5 5 (15.63%) CRM
5 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 4 (12.50%) MVC
7 3 (9.38%) SOA
7 3 (9.38%) BPEL
7 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.25%) Change Control
8 2 (6.25%) BDD
8 2 (6.25%) BPMN
8 2 (6.25%) Workflow
8 2 (6.25%) Change Management
8 2 (6.25%) Project Management
9 1 (3.13%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) SQL
2 10 (31.25%) T-SQL
3 8 (25.00%) C#
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) Java
6 1 (3.13%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) MCDBA
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (18.75%) MCITP
4 2 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) vSphere
1 1 (3.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Nagios
1 1 (3.13%) SCOM
1 1 (3.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Cognos
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Sage
Brecon, Powys
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 11 days ago