The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 36 26 44
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 3 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.08% 4.57% 1.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.61% 19.51% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 1
Average daily rate £250 £300 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +13.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-22.33% -32.23%
SQL Server 2012
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
83 82 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 29.75% 23.43% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 45 51
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £380 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 26
Average hourly rate - £37.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SQL Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SQL Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -8 3 £250 -16.66% 1
SQL Server 2012
East Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (30.00%) MVVM
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Dell
4 3 (30.00%) ETL
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) CSS

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) ResourceLink
2 1 (10.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) IPv4
3 1 (10.00%) PBX
3 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) ReportNet
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) Cognos BI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Field Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Migration Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (30.00%) jQuery
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) WCF
2 2 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ETL
1 3 (30.00%) MVC
1 3 (30.00%) MVVM
1 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Server Building
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (10.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) Cognos
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) Sun
4 1 (10.00%) VMware