Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 22 July 2018 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 121 155
Rank change year-on-year -18 +34 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 27 36 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.68% 0.95% 0.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.79% 5.52% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 17
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.44% -8.75% +23.08%
10th Percentile £271 £270 £152
90th Percentile £531 £508 £481
South East median daily rate £375 £370 £388
% change year-on-year +1.35% -4.52% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £49.75 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.56% - -
South East median hourly rate £44.50 £30.50 -
% change year-on-year +45.90% - -

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 Berkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 713 652 698
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.99% 17.13% 14.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 356 397
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £416 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.10% +0.30% +3.75%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £275
90th Percentile £598 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +6.06% +5.77% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 34 25
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.75 £9.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +371.05% - -56.82%
10th Percentile £11.05 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £57.00 £47.85 £14.55
South East median hourly rate £40.50 £19.66 £35.50
% change year-on-year +106.00% -44.62% +42.00%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Berkshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Berkshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Berkshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Berkshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Berkshire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. 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
Bracknell +9 7 - - 1
Maidenhead - 7 £475 -
Reading -29 5 £319 -5.56% 2
Slough -7 3 £425 -
SQL Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (81.48%) SQL
3 14 (51.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2014
5 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2016
6 10 (37.04%) Migration
7 9 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 8 (29.63%) SAP
8 8 (29.63%) ERP
8 8 (29.63%) SAP APO
8 8 (29.63%) SAP MM
8 8 (29.63%) Big Data
9 7 (25.93%) Database Security
9 7 (25.93%) Data Migration
9 7 (25.93%) Data Cleansing
9 7 (25.93%) Data Mapping
9 7 (25.93%) Validation
9 7 (25.93%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (25.93%) SAP BW
9 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
9 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
9 7 (25.93%) .NET
9 7 (25.93%) Performance Analysis
9 7 (25.93%) Data Lake
10 6 (22.22%) HP ALM
10 6 (22.22%) SAP Data Services
10 6 (22.22%) HP
10 6 (22.22%) SAP MDM
10 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (11.11%) Apache Solr
1 3 (11.11%) Apache Spark
1 3 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (29.63%) SAP APO
1 8 (29.63%) SAP MM
2 6 (22.22%) SAP MDM
3 4 (14.81%) SAP ERP
4 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (3.70%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) IaaS
2 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (51.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2014
4 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2016
5 8 (29.63%) Big Data
6 7 (25.93%) Data Lake
6 7 (25.93%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (25.93%) SAP BW
7 6 (22.22%) SAP Data Services
7 6 (22.22%) SAP HANA
7 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
8 3 (11.11%) Neo4j
8 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
8 3 (11.11%) Redis
8 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.41%) Back Office
1 2 (7.41%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.70%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) DBA
1 10 (37.04%) SQL DBA
2 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) SAP Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Data Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) SAP Data Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Data Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Field Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) SAP BW Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Senior DBA
8 1 (3.70%) Senior SAP BW Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Senior SQL DBA
8 1 (3.70%) Service Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
2 4 (14.81%) Ajax
2 4 (14.81%) CSS
2 4 (14.81%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) jQuery
3 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 3 (11.11%) Apache Avro
3 3 (11.11%) CSS3
3 3 (11.11%) D3.js
3 3 (11.11%) JSON
3 3 (11.11%) Kafka
3 3 (11.11%) LESS
3 3 (11.11%) Lucene
3 3 (11.11%) Memcached
3 3 (11.11%) Natural Language Processing
3 3 (11.11%) Node.js
3 3 (11.11%) Protocol Buffers
3 3 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (11.11%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) AS400
1 4 (14.81%) Data Structures
2 3 (11.11%) Clustering
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Ubuntu
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Migration
2 8 (29.63%) ERP
3 7 (25.93%) Data Cleansing
3 7 (25.93%) Data Mapping
3 7 (25.93%) Data Migration
3 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
3 7 (25.93%) Database Security
3 7 (25.93%) Performance Analysis
3 7 (25.93%) Validation
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Analytics
4 6 (22.22%) Big Data Analytics
4 6 (22.22%) Data Analytics
4 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.81%) Web Development
7 3 (11.11%) Market Research
7 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) VBA
5 3 (11.11%) C#
5 3 (11.11%) C++
5 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 3 (11.11%) TypeScript
5 3 (11.11%) VB
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) HP ALM
2 3 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) SAP
2 6 (22.22%) HP
3 5 (18.52%) Cloudera
3 5 (18.52%) JD Edwards
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.11%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.70%) Adobe
6 1 (3.70%) Tableau