The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington 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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 43 36 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 10 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.59% 2.80% 3.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.15% 7.14% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate £325 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-22.33% -32.23%
SQL Server 2012
Cheshire

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 Warrington region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
66 84 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 17.10% 39.25% 22.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 61 10
Average daily rate £450 £590 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.72% +61.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +180.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Warrington region.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (89.47%) SQL
3 13 (68.42%) T-SQL
3 13 (68.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (63.16%) TDD
5 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (47.37%) jQuery
5 9 (47.37%) .NET
5 9 (47.37%) C#
5 9 (47.37%) MVC
6 8 (42.11%) Finance
6 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
6 8 (42.11%) Web Services
6 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
6 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (42.11%) Entity Framework
6 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
6 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
8 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (26.32%) Translating Business Requirements
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
9 5 (26.32%) Web Development
10 4 (21.05%) Banking
10 4 (21.05%) SCCM
10 4 (21.05%) SCOM
10 4 (21.05%) High Availability

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.79%) Moq
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 7 (36.84%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (36.84%) C# Developer
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Developer
4 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (21.05%) ETL Developer
5 4 (21.05%) SSIS Developer
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (15.79%) T-SQL Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Architect
8 1 (5.26%) Analyst
8 1 (5.26%) Business Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
8 1 (5.26%) Designer
8 1 (5.26%) Report Analyst
8 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Senior ETL Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
1 9 (47.37%) jQuery
2 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
2 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
2 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (42.11%) Entity Framework
2 8 (42.11%) Web Services
3 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (15.79%) WCF
5 1 (5.26%) Ajax
5 1 (5.26%) HTML
5 1 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) TDD
2 9 (47.37%) MVC
3 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
4 5 (26.32%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (26.32%) Web Development
5 4 (21.05%) Database Tuning
5 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (21.05%) ETL
5 4 (21.05%) High Availability
5 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) T-SQL
3 9 (47.37%) C#
4 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
1 4 (21.05%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) VMware