The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 94 83 75
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 5 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.32% 1.08% 1.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.58% 4.61% 5.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 9
Median daily rate £325 £300 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £200 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £405 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £329 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.46% -6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-34.32% -4.28%
SQL Server 2012
England

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 East Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
317 369 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.09% 23.46% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 229 149
Median daily rate £400 £338 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £160 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 27
Median hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +14.00%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Nottinghamshire -9 2 £313 -16.66% 1
Lincolnshire -3 1 £325 +79.31%
Northamptonshire -6 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) Migration
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (18.75%) Firewall
7 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
7 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
7 3 (18.75%) .NET
8 2 (12.50%) DB2
8 2 (12.50%) Linux
8 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 2 (12.50%) Web Services
8 2 (12.50%) ITIL
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco
8 2 (12.50%) IBM
8 2 (12.50%) WAN
8 2 (12.50%) Dell
8 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) IPv4
3 1 (6.25%) PBX
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (12.50%) DB2
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (6.25%) OLAP
6 1 (6.25%) OLAP Cube
General
1 1 (6.25%) Automotive
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) DBA
2 5 (31.25%) SQL DBA
3 4 (25.00%) Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Database Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Support Specialist
5 2 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (12.50%) jQuery
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) iSeries
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Unix
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Server Building
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.25%) Logistics
4 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Software Licensing
4 1 (6.25%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
2 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCITP
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) Dell
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) VMware