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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England / East Midlands
Rank 61 83 77
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 35 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.42% 0.88% 1.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.54% 4.15% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 8 13
Median daily rate £161 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £388 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
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 East Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
332 337 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.94% 21.29% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 191 188
Median daily rate £315 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £496 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Median hourly rate £18.75 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -37.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.95 £24.40 £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 February 2017. 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 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
Derbyshire +16 20 £145 - 1
Leicestershire +4 6 £253 -10.61% 2
Nottinghamshire +4 4 £340 -4.56%
Northamptonshire -7 2 £204 -46.55%
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (64.29%) SQL
3 32 (57.14%) Windows
4 31 (55.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
6 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (33.93%) Relational Database
8 18 (32.14%) Oracle Database
8 18 (32.14%) Oracle Database 10g
8 18 (32.14%) Oracle 11i
8 18 (32.14%) Unix
8 18 (32.14%) Oracle Reports
8 18 (32.14%) Oracle
8 18 (32.14%) PL/SQL
9 17 (30.36%) Linux
9 17 (30.36%) Retail
10 16 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (28.57%) Manufacturing
10 16 (28.57%) .NET
10 16 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
11 15 (26.79%) XML
11 15 (26.79%) Finance
12 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 14 (25.00%) T-SQL
13 13 (23.21%) C#
13 13 (23.21%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (21.43%) HPUX
14 12 (21.43%) Publishing
15 11 (19.64%) Business Analysis

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 9 (16.07%) IIS
2 7 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.36%) SAS
4 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Office
2 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.14%) MS Project
3 4 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (32.14%) Oracle 11i
2 11 (19.64%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (12.50%) Demantra
3 7 (12.50%) SnowdropKCS
4 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
2 8 (14.29%) DHCP
2 8 (14.29%) DNS
2 8 (14.29%) LAN
2 8 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
2 8 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (55.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 19 (33.93%) Relational Database
4 18 (32.14%) Oracle Database
4 18 (32.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 18 (32.14%) Oracle Reports
5 16 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (19.64%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (7.14%) DTS
9 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (7.14%) Star Schema
10 3 (5.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 3 (5.36%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (3.57%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (7.14%) JDeveloper
3 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (30.36%) Retail
2 16 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 15 (26.79%) Finance
4 12 (21.43%) Publishing
5 1 (1.79%) Advertising
5 1 (1.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Developer
2 15 (26.79%) Analyst
2 15 (26.79%) Applications Support
2 15 (26.79%) Support Analyst
3 14 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 12 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 12 (21.43%) SQL Developer
5 11 (19.64%) .NET Developer
5 11 (19.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (16.07%) Senior Developer
6 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Developer
7 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
7 8 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.57%) .NET
2 15 (26.79%) XML
3 9 (16.07%) .NET Framework
3 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
3 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (16.07%) CSS
3 9 (16.07%) HTML
4 8 (14.29%) jQuery
4 8 (14.29%) Web Services
4 8 (14.29%) XSLT
5 7 (12.50%) Ajax
5 7 (12.50%) SOAP
5 7 (12.50%) XHTML
5 7 (12.50%) XSD
6 4 (7.14%) Software Packaging
7 2 (3.57%) MDX
7 2 (3.57%) WPF
8 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) EPoS
2 3 (5.36%) User Experience
3 2 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 32 (57.14%) Windows
2 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (32.14%) Unix
4 17 (30.36%) Linux
5 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (21.43%) HPUX
7 11 (19.64%) Windows 7
7 11 (19.64%) Windows Server
7 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (19.64%) Business Analysis
3 10 (17.86%) MVC
4 9 (16.07%) Change Control
5 8 (14.29%) QMS
6 7 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 7 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 7 (12.50%) Workflow
7 6 (10.71%) ETL
8 4 (7.14%) Document Management
8 4 (7.14%) Migration
8 4 (7.14%) Quality Management
9 3 (5.36%) Analytics
9 3 (5.36%) ITIL
9 3 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.36%) Visual Analytics
10 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.57%) High Availability
10 2 (3.57%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.57%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 36 (64.29%) SQL
2 18 (32.14%) PL/SQL
3 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 13 (23.21%) C#
5 10 (17.86%) PowerShell
6 8 (14.29%) VBScript
7 4 (7.14%) Java
8 3 (5.36%) VBA
9 2 (3.57%) VB
10 1 (1.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.79%) VB6
10 1 (1.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) CCNA
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.57%) MCSE
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (17.86%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.57%) Terminal Server
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) XenApp
2 2 (3.57%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
2 18 (32.14%) Oracle
3 9 (16.07%) HP
4 8 (14.29%) Dell
5 5 (8.93%) Sun
6 2 (3.57%) Cisco
6 2 (3.57%) Citrix
6 2 (3.57%) VMware
7 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow