The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 66 81 83
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 5 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.62% 0.56% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.91% 2.58% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -40.00%

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
172 310 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.37% 21.75% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 159 139
Median daily rate £350 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -47.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
6 3 (33.33%) Migration
6 3 (33.33%) ETL
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (22.22%) C#
7 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
7 2 (22.22%) .NET
7 2 (22.22%) Data Management
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
8 1 (11.11%) Web Development
8 1 (11.11%) XPath
8 1 (11.11%) MDX
8 1 (11.11%) SCCM
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (11.11%) XenApp
8 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
8 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (11.11%) Big Data
6 1 (11.11%) OLAP
6 1 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (11.11%) Power BI
6 1 (11.11%) PowerPivot
6 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
6 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 3 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
4 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) ETL Developer
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) MDX
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) ETL Development
4 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) XPath
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
1 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Ab Initio
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau
2 1 (11.11%) VMware