The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 14 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 6.06% 2.15% 1.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 26.09% 8.33% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £475 £301 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.67% -7.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-36.47% -

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 Bradford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
23 48 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 23.23% 25.81% 31.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 32 42
Median daily rate £375 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £151 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £545 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £34.24 £19.38 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.72% +6.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford 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 Bradford

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
3 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) IIS
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (42.86%) DevOps
5 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
5 3 (42.86%) Telnet
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) SMTP
5 3 (42.86%) DHCP
5 3 (42.86%) FTP
5 3 (42.86%) HTTP
5 3 (42.86%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) HTTPS
5 3 (42.86%) SSL
5 3 (42.86%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 5 (71.43%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) FTP
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
1 3 (42.86%) HTTPS
1 3 (42.86%) SMTP
1 3 (42.86%) SSL
1 3 (42.86%) Telnet
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (42.86%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Implementation Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Avaya
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
1 1 (14.29%) Lotus
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) NetApp
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 1 (14.29%) Veritas
1 1 (14.29%) VMware