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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 83 68 71
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 8 36 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.51% 2.19% 1.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.43% 9.35% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 29 12
Median daily rate £368 £300 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £19.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+89.47% -58.91%
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
329 385 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.01% 23.38% 24.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 241 174
Median daily rate £365 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 26
Median hourly rate £13.55 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.51 - £14.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.58 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.00% -23.07%

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 25 May 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
Northamptonshire -3 3 £360 -10.00% 1
Leicestershire -10 2 - - 2
Nottinghamshire -9 1 £338 -10.00% 2
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 7 (33.33%) .NET
4 7 (33.33%) Windows
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) MVC
5 6 (28.57%) C#
5 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 6 (28.57%) Web Services
5 6 (28.57%) jQuery
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
6 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (19.05%) Migration
7 4 (19.05%) Firewall
7 4 (19.05%) Wireless
7 4 (19.05%) DB2
7 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco
7 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (19.05%) iSeries
7 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.52%) IIS
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
1 4 (19.05%) Wireless
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) Intranet
4 1 (4.76%) IPv4
4 1 (4.76%) PBX
4 1 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) DB2
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.76%) OLAP
6 1 (4.76%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (4.76%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Advertising
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) DBA
4 3 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Database Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Support Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) jQuery
2 6 (28.57%) Web Services
3 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
3 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.52%) WCF
4 2 (9.52%) WPF
5 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) iSeries
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) HP Storage
3 1 (4.76%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) MVC
2 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) ETL
4 2 (9.52%) High Availability
4 2 (9.52%) MVVM
4 2 (9.52%) Server Building
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Data Management
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.76%) Master Data Management
5 1 (4.76%) Network Optimisation
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Software Licensing
5 1 (4.76%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) C#
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
4 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) MCITP
1 1 (4.76%) MCSE
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) Dell
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Altiris
5 1 (4.76%) Exinda
5 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
5 1 (4.76%) SAP
5 1 (4.76%) Sun
5 1 (4.76%) VMware