The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank - 24 23
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - 3.13% 3.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 10.64% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
- +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -18.75%
SQL Server 2012
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
25 47 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 19.69% 29.38% 22.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 10
Median daily rate £381 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.61% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+28.84% -17.46%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford 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 Watford

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Watford