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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England / West Midlands
Rank 86 96 75
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 33 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.40% 1.11% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.86% 4.57% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 20
Median daily rate £390 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -40.00%

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
420 591 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.82% 24.35% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 348 251
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £498 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 25 19
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -30.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £16.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £32.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +6 14 £280 -37.77% 3
Coventry -7 14 £424 +30.46% 1
Staffordshire 0 1 - - 1
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 54 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (77.78%) SQL
3 29 (53.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
4 26 (48.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (44.44%) T-SQL
6 19 (35.19%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (35.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 19 (35.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (31.48%) .NET
8 16 (29.63%) C#
9 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (25.93%) .NET Framework
10 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET
10 14 (25.93%) SQL Server 2014
11 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
12 11 (20.37%) Data Management
12 11 (20.37%) Visual Studio
12 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
12 11 (20.37%) Master Data Management
12 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 11 (20.37%) SDLC
13 10 (18.52%) Test Planning
13 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (18.52%) SharePoint
13 10 (18.52%) MVC
13 10 (18.52%) Migration
13 10 (18.52%) ETL
14 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

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 10 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Office
2 4 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.26%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (9.26%) Office 365
3 2 (3.70%) IaaS
3 2 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) DAB
1 1 (1.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (53.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (48.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (35.19%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (35.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (25.93%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (12.96%) Data Lake
9 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (3.70%) Power BI
12 1 (1.85%) Event Store
12 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Power View
12 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (1.85%) PerformancePoint
12 1 (1.85%) PowerPivot
12 1 (1.85%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 19 (35.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 11 (20.37%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.85%) MSTest
3 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Advertising
2 2 (3.70%) Billing
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (51.85%) Developer
2 15 (27.78%) .NET Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Analyst
4 10 (18.52%) SQL Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) C# Developer
6 5 (9.26%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Cognos Developer
7 4 (7.41%) DBA
7 4 (7.41%) SQL DBA
7 4 (7.41%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) Azure Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Digital User Researcher
8 3 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (5.56%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (31.48%) .NET
2 14 (25.93%) .NET Framework
2 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET
3 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (16.67%) WCF
5 8 (14.81%) Web Services
6 7 (12.96%) Entity Framework
6 7 (12.96%) HTML
6 7 (12.96%) XML
7 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 5 (9.26%) CSS
8 5 (9.26%) jQuery
8 5 (9.26%) OAuth
8 5 (9.26%) RESTful
8 5 (9.26%) SAML
8 5 (9.26%) SOAP
8 5 (9.26%) XSD
8 5 (9.26%) XSLT
9 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.56%) Clustering
1 3 (5.56%) Data Conversion
2 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.70%) User Experience
3 1 (1.85%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
1 4 (7.41%) Windows Server
2 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.37%) Data Management
2 11 (20.37%) Master Data Management
2 11 (20.37%) SDLC
2 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
3 10 (18.52%) ETL
3 10 (18.52%) Migration
3 10 (18.52%) MVC
3 10 (18.52%) Test Planning
4 9 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (16.67%) Defect Management
5 7 (12.96%) Business Process Mapping
5 7 (12.96%) Service Design
5 7 (12.96%) Use Case
6 6 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 5 (9.26%) API Integration
7 5 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (9.26%) Data Analysis
7 5 (9.26%) Data Transformation
7 5 (9.26%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 42 (77.78%) SQL
2 24 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 16 (29.63%) C#
4 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.41%) XAML
6 3 (5.56%) Java
7 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.85%) C++
8 1 (1.85%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) MCSA
3 1 (1.85%) MCSE
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.41%) VMware ESX
2 4 (7.41%) XenApp
3 2 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Cognos
3 4 (7.41%) Citrix
3 4 (7.41%) Veeam
3 4 (7.41%) VMware
4 2 (3.70%) IDERA
4 2 (3.70%) RedGate
4 2 (3.70%) Tableau
5 1 (1.85%) JDA
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle
5 1 (1.85%) Xamarin
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