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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 48 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 17 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.46% 0.20% 0.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.52% 1.05% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
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£274 £325 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.76% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £325 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+33.92% +1.81%
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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
226 95 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 32.75% 19.27% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 59 81
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 £255 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £14.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+24.07% -10.00%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +2 14 £285 -12.30% 13
West Wales - 1 £263 - 1
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SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 60 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (63.33%) SQL
4 32 (53.33%) ETL
5 25 (41.67%) T-SQL
6 24 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 19 (31.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 18 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 17 (28.33%) SC Cleared
12 16 (26.67%) Mainframe
13 15 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (25.00%) Data Modelling
13 15 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
14 13 (21.67%) Open Source
14 13 (21.67%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
14 13 (21.67%) Migration
14 13 (21.67%) Data Migration
15 11 (18.33%) Scrum
16 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
16 10 (16.67%) C#
17 9 (15.00%) .NET
17 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET
17 9 (15.00%) MVC
17 9 (15.00%) .NET Framework
17 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
18 8 (13.33%) UNIX
19 7 (11.67%) Windows

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 6 (10.00%) JBoss
1 6 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.67%) Lync
3 1 (1.67%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (31.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (21.67%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (11.67%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (11.67%) MongoDB
8 7 (11.67%) RDBMS
8 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
9 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database
9 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (1.67%) Cognos Powerplay
12 1 (1.67%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Selenium
2 6 (10.00%) JMeter
2 6 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 6 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 5 (8.33%) Gradle
3 5 (8.33%) Artifactory
3 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.33%) Subversion
3 5 (8.33%) JIRA
3 5 (8.33%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.67%) TestNG
4 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.67%) Toad
General
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) Database Specialist
3 8 (13.33%) DBA
3 8 (13.33%) SQL Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) ETL Specialist
6 4 (6.67%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) Administrator
6 4 (6.67%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.00%) SQL DBA
8 2 (3.33%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (3.33%) Software Tester
8 2 (3.33%) Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) .NET
1 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (15.00%) .NET Framework
1 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (11.67%) CSS
2 7 (11.67%) HTML
3 6 (10.00%) Java SE
3 6 (10.00%) Spring
3 6 (10.00%) Spring MVC
3 6 (10.00%) HTML5
3 6 (10.00%) jQuery
3 6 (10.00%) RESTful
3 6 (10.00%) CSS3
4 4 (6.67%) SAP Basis
4 4 (6.67%) XML
5 3 (5.00%) WCF
5 3 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (3.33%) NHibernate
6 2 (3.33%) SOAP
6 2 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Mainframe
2 13 (21.67%) Open Source
3 7 (11.67%) Replication
4 2 (3.33%) Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) iSeries
5 1 (1.67%) AS400
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) UNIX
2 7 (11.67%) Windows
2 7 (11.67%) CentOS
2 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) ETL
2 22 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 15 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
4 13 (21.67%) Migration
4 13 (21.67%) Data Migration
5 11 (18.33%) Scrum
6 9 (15.00%) MVC
7 7 (11.67%) Database Tuning
8 6 (10.00%) Change Control
8 6 (10.00%) SOA
9 4 (6.67%) CRM
10 3 (5.00%) BDD
11 2 (3.33%) TDD
12 1 (1.67%) Data Analysis
12 1 (1.67%) Automated Testing
12 1 (1.67%) Unit Testing
12 1 (1.67%) Kanban
12 1 (1.67%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 38 (63.33%) SQL
2 25 (41.67%) T-SQL
3 10 (16.67%) C#
4 7 (11.67%) Java
5 4 (6.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 17 (28.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) vCloud
2 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.67%) Oracle
3 6 (10.00%) Cognos
4 4 (6.67%) SAP
5 3 (5.00%) VMware
6 1 (1.67%) Informatica
6 1 (1.67%) IBM
6 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
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