The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 115 88 91
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 29 37 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.90% 1.46% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.33% 7.12% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 33 23
Median daily rate £348 £336 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.49% +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £288 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.04 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+21.49% +70.29%
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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
669 520 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.85% 20.57% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 329 284
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 12
Median hourly rate £18.00 £28.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.80 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £33.55 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

SQL Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Coventry -2 13 £348 +13.63%
Birmingham -13 8 £375 +9.48% 3
Wolverhampton - 2 £340 -
Warwickshire -2 1 - - 1
Staffordshire -3 1 £325 - 3
Herefordshire -7 1 £450 +33.33% 2
SQL Server 2012
England

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

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

1 62 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 52 (83.87%) SQL
3 37 (59.68%) Microsoft
4 25 (40.32%) .NET
4 25 (40.32%) C#
5 23 (37.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (35.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (33.87%) Migration
7 21 (33.87%) ETL
8 20 (32.26%) Active Directory
9 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (30.65%) T-SQL
9 19 (30.65%) SQL Server 2014
10 18 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 18 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (29.03%) ASP.NET
10 18 (29.03%) SharePoint
10 18 (29.03%) WCF
11 17 (27.42%) Visual Studio
12 16 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
13 15 (24.19%) MS Excel
13 15 (24.19%) Web Services
14 14 (22.58%) XML
14 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (20.97%) XSD
15 13 (20.97%) XSLT
16 12 (19.35%) MVC
16 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
17 11 (17.74%) Windows Server

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 18 (29.03%) SharePoint
2 10 (16.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.84%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.84%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.84%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (24.19%) MS Excel
2 10 (16.13%) MS Office
2 10 (16.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.06%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.61%) IaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Office 365
3 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Firewall
1 4 (6.45%) Internet
1 4 (6.45%) LAN
1 4 (6.45%) WAN
1 4 (6.45%) Wireless
2 3 (4.84%) DHCP
2 3 (4.84%) DNS
2 3 (4.84%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (4.84%) iSCSI
2 3 (4.84%) MPLS
2 3 (4.84%) SAN
2 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (37.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (35.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (30.65%) SQL Server 2014
5 18 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (6.45%) PerformancePoint
10 3 (4.84%) QlikView
11 2 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Power View
12 1 (1.61%) OLAP
12 1 (1.61%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (1.61%) Power BI
12 1 (1.61%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 18 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (27.42%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.23%) MSTest
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Back Office
3 2 (3.23%) Billing
4 1 (1.61%) Advertising
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (61.29%) Developer
2 20 (32.26%) .NET Developer
2 20 (32.26%) SQL Developer
3 12 (19.35%) Administrator
4 10 (16.13%) DBA
4 10 (16.13%) SQL DBA
5 9 (14.52%) C# Developer
6 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Developer
6 8 (12.90%) SSIS Developer
7 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 7 (11.29%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (8.06%) SQL BI Developer
9 5 (8.06%) SSAS Developer
9 5 (8.06%) SSRS Developer
10 4 (6.45%) ETL Developer
10 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) SharePoint Administrator
11 3 (4.84%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.32%) .NET
2 18 (29.03%) ASP.NET
2 18 (29.03%) WCF
3 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
4 15 (24.19%) Web Services
5 14 (22.58%) XML
6 13 (20.97%) XSD
6 13 (20.97%) XSLT
7 10 (16.13%) SOAP
8 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (14.52%) RESTful
9 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 7 (11.29%) CSS
9 7 (11.29%) HTML
10 6 (9.68%) jQuery
11 5 (8.06%) Entity Framework
11 5 (8.06%) OAuth
11 5 (8.06%) SAML
12 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (6.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Clustering
1 7 (11.29%) Data Conversion
2 6 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.84%) Reference Data
4 3 (4.84%) Replication
5 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Windows
1 11 (17.74%) Windows Server
2 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) ETL
1 21 (33.87%) Migration
2 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (19.35%) MVC
5 10 (16.13%) Data Transformation
6 9 (14.52%) API Integration
6 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (14.52%) Data Modelling
6 9 (14.52%) Logical Data Model
7 8 (12.90%) Data Migration
7 8 (12.90%) ITIL
8 7 (11.29%) Data Validation
8 7 (11.29%) Regression Testing
8 7 (11.29%) Service Design
8 7 (11.29%) Validation
9 6 (9.68%) OO
9 6 (9.68%) OOD
10 5 (8.06%) Capacity Management
10 5 (8.06%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (83.87%) SQL
2 25 (40.32%) C#
3 19 (30.65%) T-SQL
4 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.90%) XAML
6 4 (6.45%) Java
7 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.61%) C++
8 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.61%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.61%) MCSA
5 1 (1.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) Data Quality
2 4 (6.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (4.84%) QA
System Software
1 20 (32.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.84%) vSphere
3 3 (4.84%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.84%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) SCCM
4 1 (1.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (59.68%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Cisco
2 4 (6.45%) Dell
2 4 (6.45%) IBM
2 4 (6.45%) VMware
3 3 (4.84%) Citrix
3 3 (4.84%) EMC
3 3 (4.84%) Sophos
3 3 (4.84%) Symantec
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (1.61%) CODA
5 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
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