The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 48 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.23% 3.58% 2.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.63% 10.26% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 4
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£275 £260 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -16.80%
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 £46.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-58.91% +68.18%
SQL Server 2012
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 South Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
159 117 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 36.05% 34.93% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 72 42
Average daily rate £325 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £13.46 £26.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.23% +73.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (25.00%) DTS
4 1 (25.00%) MDX
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (25.00%) BCP
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) DTS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (25.00%) DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) BCP
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft