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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 65 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 15 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.78% 1.77% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.00% 7.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 0
Average daily rate
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£285 £470 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £329 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.07% +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
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
250 187 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 29.69% 23.67% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 134 79
Average daily rate £330 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £16.80 £30.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.46% -24.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 7 July 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 7 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
South Wales -2 10 £315 -32.97% 3
Mid Wales - 3 - -
West Wales - 1 £150 -
SQL Server 2012
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SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (67.65%) Microsoft
3 21 (61.76%) SQL
4 17 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (41.18%) Security Cleared
7 13 (38.24%) Scrum
8 12 (35.29%) .NET
9 11 (32.35%) ETL
10 10 (29.41%) C#
10 10 (29.41%) HTML
10 10 (29.41%) CSS
11 9 (26.47%) T-SQL
11 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
11 9 (26.47%) HTML5
12 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
13 7 (20.59%) Mainframe
13 7 (20.59%) MCDBA
13 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (17.65%) MCITP
14 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
14 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (17.65%) Windows
14 6 (17.65%) Web Services
14 6 (17.65%) MySQL
14 6 (17.65%) Oracle
14 6 (17.65%) Back Office
14 6 (17.65%) MVC

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 5 (14.71%) FileNet
1 5 (14.71%) ArcSDE
2 3 (8.82%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) JBoss
2 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.88%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.94%) Sage 1000
2 1 (2.94%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) SAN
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (17.65%) MySQL
6 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) JIRA
2 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.82%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.82%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.94%) Gradle
3 1 (2.94%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) Toad
3 1 (2.94%) JMeter
3 1 (2.94%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (17.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) SQL Developer
3 8 (23.53%) DBA
4 7 (20.59%) SQL DBA
5 5 (14.71%) Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 4 (11.76%) CRM Developer
7 3 (8.82%) GIS Data Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Senior SQL Developer
7 3 (8.82%) GIS Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Data Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.88%) GIS Developer
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Development DBA
9 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Development DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) .NET
2 10 (29.41%) CSS
2 10 (29.41%) HTML
3 9 (26.47%) HTML5
4 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
5 6 (17.65%) Web Services
6 5 (14.71%) jQuery
6 5 (14.71%) CSS3
6 5 (14.71%) JAX-RS
7 4 (11.76%) Silverlight
7 4 (11.76%) RESTful
7 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (11.76%) XML
8 3 (8.82%) Spring
8 3 (8.82%) Drools
8 3 (8.82%) Spring MVC
8 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (8.82%) Entity Framework
9 2 (5.88%) ArcObjects
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Mainframe
2 5 (14.71%) GIS
3 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.76%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) Scrum
3 11 (32.35%) ETL
4 6 (17.65%) MVC
5 5 (14.71%) SOA
5 5 (14.71%) BPEL
6 4 (11.76%) BDD
6 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (11.76%) CRM
7 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.82%) Workflow
7 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.82%) BPMN
8 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
8 2 (5.88%) SDLC
8 2 (5.88%) Change Control
8 2 (5.88%) Migration
8 2 (5.88%) Project Management
8 2 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) SQL
2 10 (29.41%) C#
3 9 (26.47%) T-SQL
4 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.82%) Java
6 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
3 7 (20.59%) MCDBA
3 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (17.65%) MCITP
5 4 (11.76%) Degree
5 4 (11.76%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) vSphere
1 1 (2.94%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Nagios
1 1 (2.94%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 5 (14.71%) ESRI
4 2 (5.88%) Cognos
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) Sage
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