Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for SQL Server 2012 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 52 42
Rank change year-on-year -13 -10 +21
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 4 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.58% 0.97% 2.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.13% 6.06% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 28
Bedfordshire median daily rate £315 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +16.67% -17.24%
East of England median daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year +10.29% +0.74% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £42.50
East of England median hourly rate - £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year - +3.03% -

SQL Server 2012 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 128 99 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 18.42% 16.02% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 66 76
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £330 £233 £219
90th Percentile £635 £588 £594
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £29.50 £36.82 £31.76
% change year-on-year -19.88% +15.93% +11.44%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing SQL Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Bedfordshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Bedfordshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Bedfordshire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +4 4 £315 -3.08%
SQL Server 2012
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (25.00%) Snagit
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) Acrobat
3 1 (25.00%) RoboHelp
3 1 (25.00%) PaintShop Pro
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (25.00%) InDesign
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Acrobat
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (25.00%) InDesign
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) PaintShop Pro
1 1 (25.00%) RoboHelp
1 1 (25.00%) Snagit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Database Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Database Developer
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Author
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Author
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft