The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 88 88 111
Rank change year-on-year
0 +23
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 36 27 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.36% 1.19% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.46% 4.27% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 5
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£320 £339 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.53% -10.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £28.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+30.43% +4.54%
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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
659 632 594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.83% 27.87% 24.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 350 331
Average daily rate £363 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.07% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 24 11
Average hourly rate £16.00 £26.50 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.62% +16.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £13.76 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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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
West Yorkshire +5 31 £315 -3.07% 9
North Yorkshire -10 3 £325 -16.12% 5
South Yorkshire 0 1 - - 2
East Yorkshire - - - -
SQL Server 2012
England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 53 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (66.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (49.06%) SQL
3 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
4 23 (43.40%) Windows
5 19 (35.85%) VMware
6 18 (33.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (30.19%) NAS
8 16 (30.19%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (28.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (28.30%) .NET
9 15 (28.30%) MS Exchange
10 14 (26.42%) Active Directory
10 14 (26.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (24.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (24.53%) SCOM
11 13 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2013
11 13 (24.53%) EMC
11 13 (24.53%) ETL
12 12 (22.64%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (22.64%) VMware ESX
12 12 (22.64%) NetBackup
12 12 (22.64%) IBM
12 12 (22.64%) Symantec
12 12 (22.64%) SCCM
12 12 (22.64%) vSphere
13 11 (20.75%) Finance
13 11 (20.75%) C#
13 11 (20.75%) IIS

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (28.30%) MS Exchange
2 13 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (20.75%) IIS
4 8 (15.09%) Lotus Domino
5 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.66%) WorkSite
7 1 (1.89%) SAS
7 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.19%) NAS
2 8 (15.09%) Internet
3 7 (13.21%) SAN
4 2 (3.77%) VPLS
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (3.77%) HSRP
4 2 (3.77%) DMVPN
4 2 (3.77%) EIGRP
4 2 (3.77%) VRRP
4 2 (3.77%) MPLS
4 2 (3.77%) OSPF
4 2 (3.77%) BGP
4 2 (3.77%) IPsec
4 2 (3.77%) Firewall
4 2 (3.77%) SSL
4 2 (3.77%) LAN
4 2 (3.77%) WAN
4 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.77%) VPN
4 2 (3.77%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (66.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (33.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (28.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (26.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (24.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (20.75%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (16.98%) OLAP
9 7 (13.21%) OLAP Cube
10 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
11 2 (3.77%) QlikView
11 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (3.77%) MS Access
12 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
12 1 (1.89%) OLTP
12 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
12 1 (1.89%) DTS
12 1 (1.89%) DB2
12 1 (1.89%) MySQL
12 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Law
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Developer
2 10 (18.87%) .NET Developer
3 9 (16.98%) SQL Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Exchange Administrator
4 8 (15.09%) Administrator
5 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (9.43%) SQL DBA
6 5 (9.43%) DBA
7 4 (7.55%) Exchange Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Exchange Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Database Developer
7 4 (7.55%) SQL Database Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Project Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) CRM Developer
9 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) .NET
2 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
3 6 (11.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework
5 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (5.66%) MDX
6 3 (5.66%) WCF
6 3 (5.66%) WPF
7 2 (3.77%) jQuery
8 1 (1.89%) Web Services
8 1 (1.89%) Mustache
8 1 (1.89%) Underscore.js
8 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (1.89%) SignalR
8 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.89%) NLog
8 1 (1.89%) Ninject
8 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (1.89%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Clustering
2 4 (7.55%) Replication
3 1 (1.89%) NHS
3 1 (1.89%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.89%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (43.40%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.66%) Linux
4 3 (5.66%) Android
4 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.77%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.53%) ETL
3 12 (22.64%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (13.21%) Scrum
4 7 (13.21%) PRINCE2
4 7 (13.21%) Unit Testing
5 6 (11.32%) ITIL
6 4 (7.55%) Test Strategy
6 4 (7.55%) Kanban
6 4 (7.55%) CRM
6 4 (7.55%) RUP
6 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.66%) TDD
7 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.66%) MVC
7 3 (5.66%) Migration
7 3 (5.66%) Android Development
7 3 (5.66%) iOS Development
7 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.66%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) SQL
2 11 (20.75%) C#
3 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.77%) VBA
5 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.89%) Java
5 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (11.32%) MCSE
2 6 (11.32%) MCSA
3 2 (3.77%) Degree
3 2 (3.77%) CCSE
3 2 (3.77%) VCAP
3 2 (3.77%) VCP5
3 2 (3.77%) CCSA
3 2 (3.77%) CISSP
3 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.77%) CCNP
3 2 (3.77%) CCNA
3 2 (3.77%) CCDA
3 2 (3.77%) CCDP
4 1 (1.89%) MCTS
4 1 (1.89%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (30.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (26.42%) Active Directory
3 12 (22.64%) VMware ESX
3 12 (22.64%) vSphere
4 2 (3.77%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (24.53%) SCOM
2 12 (22.64%) NetBackup
2 12 (22.64%) SCCM
3 1 (1.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 19 (35.85%) VMware
3 13 (24.53%) EMC
4 12 (22.64%) IBM
4 12 (22.64%) Symantec
5 8 (15.09%) Lotus
6 4 (7.55%) HP
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco
7 3 (5.66%) CommVault
7 3 (5.66%) Citrix
7 3 (5.66%) Oracle
7 3 (5.66%) Reuters
7 3 (5.66%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.89%) Dell
9 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.89%) Tableau
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