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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 82 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 9 24 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.77% 2.46% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.70% 9.60% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 1
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£400 £365 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -27.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.25 -
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
333 250 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.61% 25.59% 24.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 170 92
Average daily rate £363 £338 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +7.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +29.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (86.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 18 (47.37%) Windows
4 18 (47.37%) VMware
5 16 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (42.11%) NAS
6 13 (34.21%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
6 13 (34.21%) SQL
6 13 (34.21%) MS Exchange
7 11 (28.95%) .NET
7 11 (28.95%) EMC
7 11 (28.95%) Symantec
7 11 (28.95%) VMware ESX
7 11 (28.95%) NetBackup
7 11 (28.95%) IBM
7 11 (28.95%) SCCM
7 11 (28.95%) SCOM
7 11 (28.95%) vSphere
7 11 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
8 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
9 7 (18.42%) ITIL
9 7 (18.42%) IIS
9 7 (18.42%) CRM
9 7 (18.42%) Lotus Domino
9 7 (18.42%) MCSE

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 13 (34.21%) MS Exchange
2 11 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (18.42%) IIS
3 7 (18.42%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
5 3 (7.89%) WorkSite
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) NAS
2 7 (18.42%) SAN
2 7 (18.42%) Internet
3 2 (5.26%) DMVPN
3 2 (5.26%) HSRP
3 2 (5.26%) IPsec
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (5.26%) VPLS
3 2 (5.26%) SSL
3 2 (5.26%) LAN
3 2 (5.26%) WAN
3 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.26%) VPN
3 2 (5.26%) DNS
3 2 (5.26%) Firewall
3 2 (5.26%) MPLS
3 2 (5.26%) OSPF
3 2 (5.26%) BGP
3 2 (5.26%) EIGRP
3 2 (5.26%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (86.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (34.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (7.89%) OLAP
8 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.63%) OLTP
9 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
9 1 (2.63%) DB2
9 1 (2.63%) MySQL
9 1 (2.63%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (2.63%) QlikView
9 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (2.63%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (2.63%) Big Data
9 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
1 3 (7.89%) Legal
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Senior Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Administrator
2 7 (18.42%) Exchange Administrator
2 7 (18.42%) CRM Developer
3 5 (13.16%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Project Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) ETL Developer
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (5.26%) Database Developer
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.26%) SQL DBA
5 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) DBA
5 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.26%) MDX
4 1 (2.63%) WCF
4 1 (2.63%) WPF
4 1 (2.63%) jQuery
4 1 (2.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Replication
2 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.26%) Mac OS
3 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
3 7 (18.42%) ITIL
3 7 (18.42%) CRM
4 6 (15.79%) Kanban
5 5 (13.16%) ETL
5 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.53%) TOGAF
6 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.89%) Service Management
8 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (5.26%) Master Data Management
8 2 (5.26%) Data Management
8 2 (5.26%) Validation
8 2 (5.26%) Migration
8 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
8 2 (5.26%) Network Design
8 2 (5.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
3 5 (13.16%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (18.42%) MCSE
2 7 (18.42%) MCSA
2 7 (18.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.26%) VCP5
3 2 (5.26%) VCAP
3 2 (5.26%) CCSE
3 2 (5.26%) CCSA
3 2 (5.26%) CISSP
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.26%) CCNP
3 2 (5.26%) CCNA
3 2 (5.26%) CCDA
3 2 (5.26%) CCDP
4 1 (2.63%) MCTS
4 1 (2.63%) MCITP
4 1 (2.63%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Solvency II
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
3 11 (28.95%) VMware ESX
3 11 (28.95%) vSphere
4 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) NetBackup
1 11 (28.95%) SCCM
1 11 (28.95%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 18 (47.37%) VMware
3 11 (28.95%) EMC
3 11 (28.95%) Symantec
3 11 (28.95%) IBM
4 7 (18.42%) Lotus
5 4 (10.53%) Cisco
6 3 (7.89%) HP
6 3 (7.89%) CommVault
6 3 (7.89%) Citrix
6 3 (7.89%) Reuters
6 3 (7.89%) ServiceNow
7 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle
8 1 (2.63%) Tableau
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