The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 139 113 108
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 10 44 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 1.17% 0.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.11% 5.25% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 26 14
Median daily rate £278 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £329 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.46% -6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £24.00 £33.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +69.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-28.35% -4.28%
SQL Server 2012
England

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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
897 838 679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.44% 22.19% 22.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 533 381
Median daily rate £375 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 18 14
Median hourly rate £24.00 £33.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +76.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £19.00 £9.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £57.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.28% +14.00%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

SQL Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

SQL Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -28 6 £288 -11.53% 17
Merseyside +1 3 £275 -27.63% 1
Cumbria - 1 £250 - 2
SQL Server 2012
England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 North West region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (72.97%) SQL
3 17 (45.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (40.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (35.14%) Windows
6 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
6 12 (32.43%) T-SQL
7 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
8 9 (24.32%) .NET
9 8 (21.62%) SharePoint
9 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (21.62%) Finance
10 7 (18.92%) MVC
10 7 (18.92%) C#
10 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (18.92%) TDD
11 6 (16.22%) VMware
11 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
11 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
11 6 (16.22%) ETL
11 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (13.51%) High Availability
12 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (13.51%) Web Services
12 5 (13.51%) ITIL

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (21.62%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.11%) IIS
3 3 (8.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (8.11%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.70%) CMS
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Skype
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (45.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (40.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (5.41%) Power BI
6 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.70%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (2.70%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) Moq
3 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) SQL Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (16.22%) SSIS Developer
5 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
6 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Business Developer
7 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Data Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) DBA
7 3 (8.11%) ETL Developer
7 3 (8.11%) SQL BI Developer
7 3 (8.11%) SQL Data Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) SQL DBA
7 3 (8.11%) SSAS Developer
7 3 (8.11%) SSRS Developer
7 3 (8.11%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
2 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
2 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
3 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (13.51%) Web Services
4 4 (10.81%) Entity Framework
4 4 (10.81%) jQuery
5 3 (8.11%) WCF
6 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.41%) CSS
6 2 (5.41%) HTML
7 1 (2.70%) .NET Remoting
7 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (2.70%) JSON
7 1 (2.70%) MDX
7 1 (2.70%) NHibernate
7 1 (2.70%) SOAP
7 1 (2.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Replication
2 2 (5.41%) Clustering
2 2 (5.41%) Data Extraction
2 2 (5.41%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.70%) iPad
3 1 (2.70%) PKI
3 1 (2.70%) Social Network
3 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Windows
2 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
2 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (10.81%) Windows 10
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.41%) Solaris
5 2 (5.41%) Unix
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (18.92%) MVC
2 7 (18.92%) TDD
3 6 (16.22%) ETL
3 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (13.51%) High Availability
4 5 (13.51%) ITIL
4 5 (13.51%) Migration
4 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
6 3 (8.11%) Change Management
6 3 (8.11%) Database Tuning
6 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (8.11%) System Testing
6 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.41%) CRM
7 2 (5.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) SQL
2 12 (32.43%) T-SQL
3 7 (18.92%) C#
4 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
5 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (2.70%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) Ruby
7 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) SCCM
1 5 (13.51%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.70%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.70%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.70%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) VMware
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco
4 2 (5.41%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.70%) AppSense
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) EMC
5 1 (2.70%) Facebook
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) Kaspersky
5 1 (2.70%) OpenText
5 1 (2.70%) SimCorp
5 1 (2.70%) Symantec
5 1 (2.70%) Tableau
5 1 (2.70%) Twitter
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