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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 50 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 6 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.09% 1.74% 2.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.48% 5.42% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 12
Median daily rate £450 £315 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -32.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £190 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £486 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
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
134 277 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 24.32% 32.10% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 193 140
Median daily rate £378 £350 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% -12.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.80 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -44.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.80 £18.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £55.00 £45.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

SQL Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

SQL Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +13 6 £450 +28.57% 2
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET Web API
3 12 (70.59%) Visual Studio
3 12 (70.59%) C#
3 12 (70.59%) .NET
3 12 (70.59%) MVC
3 12 (70.59%) TDD
3 12 (70.59%) WCF
3 12 (70.59%) Unit Testing
4 11 (64.71%) Selenium
4 11 (64.71%) jQuery
4 11 (64.71%) BDD
4 11 (64.71%) SpecFlow
5 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
6 9 (52.94%) .NET Framework
6 9 (52.94%) Scrum
6 9 (52.94%) Entity Framework
7 8 (47.06%) REST
7 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (47.06%) Ajax
8 7 (41.18%) SOA
8 7 (41.18%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (35.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (35.29%) Back Office
10 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
10 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
11 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (17.65%) Couchbase
4 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
4 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.88%) Power BI
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Visual Studio
2 11 (64.71%) Selenium
2 11 (64.71%) SpecFlow
3 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
4 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
5 3 (17.65%) MbUnit
5 3 (17.65%) Mercurial
5 3 (17.65%) MSTest
5 3 (17.65%) NUnit
5 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (35.29%) Back Office
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) .NET Developer
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) DBA
2 2 (11.76%) SQL DBA
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Power BI Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) .NET
1 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET Web API
1 12 (70.59%) WCF
2 11 (64.71%) jQuery
3 9 (52.94%) .NET Framework
3 9 (52.94%) Entity Framework
4 8 (47.06%) Ajax
4 8 (47.06%) REST
5 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (17.65%) CSS
5 3 (17.65%) CSS3
5 3 (17.65%) Gherkin
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) HTML5
5 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) MVC
1 12 (70.59%) TDD
1 12 (70.59%) Unit Testing
2 11 (64.71%) BDD
3 9 (52.94%) Scrum
4 7 (41.18%) SOA
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) ATDD
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) DevOps
5 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 3 (17.65%) Test-First Development
5 3 (17.65%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Database Security
6 1 (5.88%) High Availability
6 1 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) TypeScript
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle