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 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 47 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 32 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.12% - 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.35% - 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 0 1
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£385 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
- -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-33.07% -7.14%
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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
223 145 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 28.74% 26.08% 21.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 106 72
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £243 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Average hourly rate £21.80 £11.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.56% -42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £11.15 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £97.00 £15.79 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.09 £30.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -5.51%

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 September 2014.

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 September 2014. 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 - 21 £388 - 4
West Wales - 6 £388 - 3
North Wales - - - -
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SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (74.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (68.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (65.96%) SQL
5 26 (55.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (46.81%) Security Cleared
7 20 (42.55%) Windows
8 18 (38.30%) Oracle
8 18 (38.30%) SC Cleared
9 17 (36.17%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
11 14 (29.79%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (25.53%) Red Gate
13 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (19.15%) Data Modelling
13 9 (19.15%) ETL
13 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (19.15%) C#
13 9 (19.15%) MySQL
14 8 (17.02%) .NET
14 8 (17.02%) Visual Studio
14 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET
14 8 (17.02%) UNIX
14 8 (17.02%) MCDBA
14 8 (17.02%) Replication
14 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (17.02%) MCITP
14 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 8 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (17.02%) Database Tuning

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 1 (2.13%) IIS
1 1 (2.13%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (74.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (68.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (55.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (36.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (29.79%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (19.15%) MySQL
7 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (14.89%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (14.89%) MongoDB
8 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
8 7 (14.89%) RDBMS
9 6 (12.77%) Oracle9i Database
9 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database
10 4 (8.51%) Star Schema
11 2 (4.26%) OLAP
11 2 (4.26%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Visual Studio
1 8 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.13%) Selenium
2 1 (2.13%) TestNG
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Banking
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) DBA
2 14 (29.79%) Developer
2 14 (29.79%) SQL DBA
3 6 (12.77%) Administrator
4 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (8.51%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Data Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.13%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (2.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Database Specialist
8 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.13%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) .NET
1 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET
1 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 7 (14.89%) WCF
2 7 (14.89%) REST
2 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
2 7 (14.89%) SOAP
2 7 (14.89%) Web Services
2 7 (14.89%) XML
3 6 (12.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (8.51%) SAP Basis
5 2 (4.26%) MDX
6 1 (2.13%) SAP BC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Replication
2 7 (14.89%) Open Source
3 5 (10.64%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.13%) AS400
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) UNIX
3 7 (14.89%) CentOS
3 7 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Data Modelling
1 9 (19.15%) ETL
1 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (17.02%) Database Tuning
3 7 (14.89%) Unit Testing
3 7 (14.89%) MVC
3 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.77%) TDD
4 6 (12.77%) BDD
4 6 (12.77%) Change Data Capture
5 5 (10.64%) Change Control
6 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.26%) Coaching
7 2 (4.26%) Data Governance
7 2 (4.26%) Data Architecture
8 1 (2.13%) ITIL
8 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.13%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.13%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.13%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) SQL
2 9 (19.15%) C#
3 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.13%) VB
4 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (46.81%) Security Cleared
2 18 (38.30%) SC Cleared
3 8 (17.02%) MCDBA
3 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (17.02%) MCITP
4 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Oracle
2 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
3 12 (25.53%) Red Gate
4 5 (10.64%) Cognos
5 4 (8.51%) SAP
6 3 (6.38%) IBM
7 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.13%) Informatica
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