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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 53 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 20 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.59% 0.69% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.89% 3.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £340 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-55.62% +45.45%
SQL Server 2012
UK

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
225 133 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 29.18% 18.32% 24.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 84 70
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 £201 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £26.70 £28.88 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% +69.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +13 19 £400 +17.64% 5
SQL Server 2012
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SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (72.97%) SQL
3 26 (70.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (67.57%) ETL
5 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
6 17 (45.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (45.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (40.54%) Data Migration
7 15 (40.54%) Migration
7 15 (40.54%) T-SQL
8 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (27.03%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (24.32%) Scrum
12 8 (21.62%) Mainframe
12 8 (21.62%) CRM
13 7 (18.92%) Data Modelling
13 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (18.92%) .NET
13 7 (18.92%) XML
13 7 (18.92%) MCDBA
13 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
13 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
13 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
14 6 (16.22%) MCITP
14 6 (16.22%) Clustering
14 6 (16.22%) MySQL
14 6 (16.22%) Oracle
14 6 (16.22%) C#

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
1 4 (10.81%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (70.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (45.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (45.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (16.22%) MySQL
6 6 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (2.70%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) Toad
General
1 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Developer
2 18 (48.65%) SQL Developer
3 9 (24.32%) DBA
4 8 (21.62%) SQL DBA
5 5 (13.51%) Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Data Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 4 (10.81%) CRM Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior SQL Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.70%) AWS Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Architect
9 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
1 7 (18.92%) XML
2 5 (13.51%) HTML
2 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
2 5 (13.51%) CSS
3 4 (10.81%) Silverlight
3 4 (10.81%) HTML5
4 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.41%) WCF
6 1 (2.70%) NHibernate
6 1 (2.70%) LINQ
6 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.70%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.70%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (2.70%) SOAP
6 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Mainframe
2 6 (16.22%) Clustering
3 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) ETL
2 15 (40.54%) Data Migration
2 15 (40.54%) Migration
3 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (27.03%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (24.32%) Scrum
6 8 (21.62%) CRM
7 7 (18.92%) Data Modelling
8 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (5.41%) Change Management
9 2 (5.41%) Project Management
9 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.41%) Change Control
10 1 (2.70%) Kanban
10 1 (2.70%) UX Design
10 1 (2.70%) ERP
10 1 (2.70%) OOD
10 1 (2.70%) OO
10 1 (2.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) SQL
2 15 (40.54%) T-SQL
3 6 (16.22%) C#
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.81%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (18.92%) MCDBA
1 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) MCITP
3 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Cognos
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