The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 92 42 84
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +42
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 13 68 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.87% 4.40% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.80% 14.38% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 54 2
Median daily rate £338 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +12.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.09 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
SQL Server 2012
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
342 473 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.98% 30.60% 25.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 348 185
Median daily rate £400 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £16.09 £17.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.05% +18.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SQL Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (77.50%) SQL
3 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
4 13 (32.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (25.00%) .NET
7 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (22.50%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (22.50%) ETL
9 8 (20.00%) Windows
9 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 7 (17.50%) MS Access
10 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
10 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (17.50%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (15.00%) MVC
11 6 (15.00%) Validation
11 6 (15.00%) VMware
11 6 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (15.00%) QA
11 6 (15.00%) Data Validation
11 6 (15.00%) ITIL
11 6 (15.00%) MS Project

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.00%) CMS
2 4 (10.00%) JBoss
2 4 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.50%) IIS
3 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.00%) Confluence
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.00%) MS Office
2 6 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (15.00%) MS Project
2 6 (15.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.50%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) NAS
1 3 (7.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (32.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (22.50%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (17.50%) Azure SQL Database
7 7 (17.50%) MS Access
7 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (15.00%) Data Mining
8 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
11 1 (2.50%) Biml
11 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
11 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (2.50%) Power BI
11 1 (2.50%) PowerPivot
11 1 (2.50%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (12.50%) Legal
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 4 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Database Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 3 (7.50%) DBA
5 3 (7.50%) Development Specialist
5 3 (7.50%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Sitecore Developer
5 3 (7.50%) SQL BI Developer
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Database Developer
5 3 (7.50%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (10.00%) Spring
2 4 (10.00%) Spring Integration
3 3 (7.50%) Classic ASP
3 3 (7.50%) XML
4 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (5.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (5.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (5.00%) jQuery
4 2 (5.00%) Mustache
4 2 (5.00%) Ninject
4 2 (5.00%) NLog
4 2 (5.00%) SignalR
4 2 (5.00%) Underscore.js
5 1 (2.50%) HTML
5 1 (2.50%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.50%) NHS
3 3 (7.50%) Replication
4 2 (5.00%) Clustering
4 2 (5.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (22.50%) ETL
3 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.00%) Data Validation
3 6 (15.00%) ITIL
3 6 (15.00%) MVC
3 6 (15.00%) Validation
4 5 (12.50%) Analytics
5 4 (10.00%) Change Management
5 4 (10.00%) Project Management
5 4 (10.00%) Release Management
5 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Server Patching
7 2 (5.00%) Coaching
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.00%) Line Management
7 2 (5.00%) Software Delivery
7 2 (5.00%) Software Deployment
7 2 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (12.50%) C#
4 4 (10.00%) Java
5 3 (7.50%) VB
5 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.50%) VBA
6 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) MCSA
1 3 (7.50%) MCSE
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
1 3 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Citrix
2 6 (15.00%) HP
2 6 (15.00%) VMware
3 5 (12.50%) iManage
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle
4 4 (10.00%) Sitecore
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco
5 3 (7.50%) CommVault
5 3 (7.50%) NetApp
5 3 (7.50%) Reuters
5 3 (7.50%) ServiceNow
5 3 (7.50%) Zerto
6 2 (5.00%) Symantec
6 2 (5.00%) Veeam
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.50%) Tableau