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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 58 60 73
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 21 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.94% 1.79% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.37% 6.32% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 5
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£323 £306 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.30% -23.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+43.84% -7.14%
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
251 253 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 23.24% 28.24% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 162 116
Average daily rate £325 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £243 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £14.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +202.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +3.27%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2012.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (82.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
4 12 (52.17%) Windows
5 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
5 11 (47.83%) EMC
5 11 (47.83%) IBM
5 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
5 11 (47.83%) Symantec
5 11 (47.83%) VMware
5 11 (47.83%) VMware ESX
5 11 (47.83%) NetBackup
5 11 (47.83%) SCCM
5 11 (47.83%) SCOM
5 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (47.83%) NAS
5 11 (47.83%) vSphere
5 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (43.48%) SQL
7 8 (34.78%) .NET
8 7 (30.43%) Lotus Domino
8 7 (30.43%) IIS
8 7 (30.43%) Internet
8 7 (30.43%) Lotus
9 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
9 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
9 6 (26.09%) C#
10 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
1 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (30.43%) IIS
2 7 (30.43%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) NAS
2 7 (30.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (82.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
7 1 (4.35%) OLTP
7 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (4.35%) MySQL
7 1 (4.35%) DB2
7 1 (4.35%) OLAP
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (4.35%) Big Data
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Administrator
2 7 (30.43%) Exchange Administrator
3 6 (26.09%) .NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Exchange Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Exchange Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.35%) DBA
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.70%) WCF
3 2 (8.70%) WPF
3 2 (8.70%) jQuery
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (4.35%) Ninject
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
4 1 (4.35%) Mustache
4 1 (4.35%) Underscore.js
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (4.35%) SignalR
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.35%) NLog
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Clustering
1 1 (4.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
3 3 (13.04%) Web Development
3 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.70%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) MVC
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) SOA
5 1 (4.35%) ETL
5 1 (4.35%) Kanban
5 1 (4.35%) MVVM
5 1 (4.35%) Machine Learning
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) Data Transformation
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
2 6 (26.09%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
1 11 (47.83%) VMware ESX
1 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (47.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) NetBackup
1 11 (47.83%) SCCM
1 11 (47.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) EMC
2 11 (47.83%) IBM
2 11 (47.83%) Symantec
2 11 (47.83%) VMware
3 7 (30.43%) Lotus
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
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