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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 87 31 75
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +44
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 21 86 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.45% 5.20% 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.56% 17.52% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 61 3
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £380 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £37.04 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £37.27 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.05% +77.47%
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
378 491 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.02% 29.70% 24.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 340 153
Median daily rate £375 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £37.04 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.55% -25.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (84.21%) SQL
3 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
4 14 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (28.95%) T-SQL
5 11 (28.95%) Windows
5 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
6 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
6 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (21.05%) Visual Studio
8 7 (18.42%) CRM
8 7 (18.42%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (18.42%) VMware
8 7 (18.42%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.79%) ETL
9 6 (15.79%) HP
9 6 (15.79%) Citrix
9 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
9 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (13.16%) iManage
10 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (13.16%) Legal
11 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
11 4 (10.53%) IIS
11 4 (10.53%) JBoss
11 4 (10.53%) .NET
11 4 (10.53%) Oracle

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 4 (10.53%) IIS
1 4 (10.53%) JBoss
1 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) Confluence
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) NAS
1 3 (7.89%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (18.42%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
7 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (5.26%) Power BI
8 2 (5.26%) PowerPivot
8 2 (5.26%) SSDT
9 1 (2.63%) EDRMS
9 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.63%) ProC
General
1 5 (13.16%) Legal
2 3 (7.89%) Law
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Games
4 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) SQL Developer
3 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (10.53%) Database Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
3 4 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) DBA
4 3 (7.89%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) SQL DBA
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (7.89%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Applications Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Development Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Java Development Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
1 4 (10.53%) Spring
1 4 (10.53%) Spring Integration
2 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (5.26%) Backbone.js
2 2 (5.26%) CSS
2 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
2 2 (5.26%) HTML
2 2 (5.26%) jQuery
2 2 (5.26%) Mustache
2 2 (5.26%) Ninject
2 2 (5.26%) NLog
2 2 (5.26%) SignalR
2 2 (5.26%) Underscore.js
3 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.63%) CSS3
3 1 (2.63%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Replication
3 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.26%) Online Games
4 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
1 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) CRM
2 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.79%) ETL
3 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (7.89%) ITIL
4 3 (7.89%) Migration
4 3 (7.89%) Server Patching
4 3 (7.89%) Software Delivery
5 2 (5.26%) Coaching
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.26%) Line Management
5 2 (5.26%) MVC
5 2 (5.26%) Service Management
5 2 (5.26%) Software Deployment
5 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (84.21%) SQL
2 11 (28.95%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.53%) Java
4 3 (7.89%) C#
4 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) MCSA
1 3 (7.89%) MCSE
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
1 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) VMware
3 6 (15.79%) Citrix
3 6 (15.79%) HP
4 5 (13.16%) iManage
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco
6 3 (7.89%) CommVault
6 3 (7.89%) NetApp
6 3 (7.89%) Reuters
6 3 (7.89%) ServiceNow
6 3 (7.89%) Zerto
7 2 (5.26%) Symantec
7 2 (5.26%) Veeam
8 1 (2.63%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (2.63%) Nintex
8 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds