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 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 77 69 69
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 21 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.59% 1.20% 0.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.56% 4.62% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 4
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£325 £345 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +16.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £308 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £380 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-52.50% +45.45%
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
378 303 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.66% 25.94% 26.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 208 120
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Average hourly rate £19.75 £29.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.89% +141.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £26.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (61.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (61.29%) SQL
4 15 (48.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (32.26%) PowerShell
5 10 (32.26%) Data Mapping
5 10 (32.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (32.26%) .NET
5 10 (32.26%) Oracle
5 10 (32.26%) PL/SQL
5 10 (32.26%) Oracle Database
6 9 (29.03%) T-SQL
7 8 (25.81%) Data Modelling
7 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (25.81%) NUnit
8 7 (22.58%) TDD
8 7 (22.58%) Toad
9 6 (19.35%) ETL
9 6 (19.35%) CRM
9 6 (19.35%) C#
9 6 (19.35%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (16.13%) SpecFlow
10 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (16.13%) jQuery
10 5 (16.13%) Kanban
10 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (16.13%) MVC
11 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
11 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) SAN
2 2 (6.45%) SSL
2 2 (6.45%) IPsec
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) MPLS
2 2 (6.45%) OSPF
2 2 (6.45%) BGP
2 2 (6.45%) EIGRP
2 2 (6.45%) VRRP
2 2 (6.45%) LAN
2 2 (6.45%) WAN
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.45%) VPN
2 2 (6.45%) DNS
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.45%) VPLS
2 2 (6.45%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (6.45%) DMVPN
2 2 (6.45%) HSRP
3 1 (3.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (61.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (48.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (32.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (32.26%) Oracle Database
5 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (6.45%) OLAP
8 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (3.23%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (3.23%) QlikView
8 1 (3.23%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) NUnit
2 7 (22.58%) Toad
3 5 (16.13%) SpecFlow
4 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.23%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (3.23%) Moq
5 1 (3.23%) NSubstitute
5 1 (3.23%) ReSharper
5 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Developer
3 6 (19.35%) CRM Developer
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Developer
5 3 (9.68%) ETL Developer
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Database Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Mobile Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Project Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Business Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) jQuery
3 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
4 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (9.68%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (9.68%) MDX
4 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.23%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (3.23%) NHibernate
6 1 (3.23%) WCF
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.23%) RESTful
6 1 (3.23%) HTML
6 1 (3.23%) CSS
6 1 (3.23%) SOAP
6 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Data Mapping
3 8 (25.81%) Data Modelling
3 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (22.58%) TDD
5 6 (19.35%) ETL
5 6 (19.35%) CRM
6 5 (16.13%) Kanban
6 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (16.13%) MVC
7 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
8 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
8 3 (9.68%) ITIL
8 3 (9.68%) Validation
8 3 (9.68%) Migration
9 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (6.45%) BCP
9 2 (6.45%) Project Management
9 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) PowerShell
2 10 (32.26%) PL/SQL
3 9 (29.03%) T-SQL
4 6 (19.35%) C#
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) MCSE
2 3 (9.68%) MCSA
3 2 (6.45%) CCNP
3 2 (6.45%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) CCDA
3 2 (6.45%) CCDP
3 2 (6.45%) CISSP
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) CCSE
3 2 (6.45%) CCSA
3 2 (6.45%) VCAP
3 2 (6.45%) VCP5
4 1 (3.23%) MCTS
4 1 (3.23%) MCITP
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
1 2 (6.45%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Sitecore
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.23%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per week
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago