Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 132 143
Rank change year-on-year -12 +11 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 20 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.51% 0.75% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.72% 3.70% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 21
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +11.76% +26.39%
10th Percentile £337 £306 £338
90th Percentile £531 £588 £610
South East median daily rate £375 £345 £400
% change year-on-year +8.70% -13.75% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Berkshire median hourly rate £49.75 - £45.00
South East median hourly rate £44.50 - £45.00

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 734 811 738
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.61% 20.18% 16.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 495 404
Berkshire median daily rate £434 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.30% +0.13% +1.27%
10th Percentile £313 £289 £300
90th Percentile £579 £575 £595
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 24 33
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £14.75 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.71% +55.26% -45.71%
10th Percentile £10.78 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £51.38 £49.25 £15.55
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% +20.00%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Maidenhead - 7 £475 -
Reading -24 4 £475 +33.33% 1
Slough -8 3 £450 +26.76%
Bracknell +1 1 - - 3
SQL Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) HP
3 8 (40.00%) SAP APO
3 8 (40.00%) SAP MM
3 8 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (40.00%) ERP
3 8 (40.00%) SAP
4 7 (35.00%) Data Mapping
4 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Data Migration
4 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
4 7 (35.00%) SAP BW
4 7 (35.00%) Migration
4 7 (35.00%) Big Data
4 7 (35.00%) Data Lake
5 6 (30.00%) HP ALM
5 6 (30.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 6 (30.00%) Analytics
5 6 (30.00%) Data Analytics
5 6 (30.00%) Data Cleansing
5 6 (30.00%) SAP Data Services
5 6 (30.00%) Data Quality
5 6 (30.00%) SAP HANA
5 6 (30.00%) SAP MDM
5 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (30.00%) JIRA
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (25.00%) JD Edwards

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 (15.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (15.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (40.00%) SAP APO
1 8 (40.00%) SAP MM
2 6 (30.00%) SAP MDM
3 4 (20.00%) SAP ERP
4 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (5.00%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) HTTP
2 2 (10.00%) DHCP
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) Big Data
2 7 (35.00%) Data Lake
2 7 (35.00%) SAP BW
3 6 (30.00%) SAP Data Services
3 6 (30.00%) SAP HANA
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (15.00%) Neo4j
6 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (15.00%) Redis
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) MSI
2 2 (10.00%) Toad
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Data Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) SAP Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) SAP Data Analyst
4 6 (30.00%) Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (25.00%) Senior Data Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) DBA
6 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (10.00%) SQL DBA
8 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) ETL Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (5.00%) SAP BW Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Senior DBA
8 1 (5.00%) Senior SAP BW Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Senior SQL DBA
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
1 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (20.00%) Ajax
1 4 (20.00%) CSS
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
1 4 (20.00%) jQuery
2 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (15.00%) CSS3
2 3 (15.00%) D3.js
2 3 (15.00%) JSON
2 3 (15.00%) Kafka
2 3 (15.00%) LESS
2 3 (15.00%) Lucene
2 3 (15.00%) Memcached
2 3 (15.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (15.00%) Node.js
2 3 (15.00%) Protocol Buffers
2 3 (15.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (15.00%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) AS400
1 4 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) HP Storage
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.00%) Android
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ERP
2 7 (35.00%) Data Mapping
2 7 (35.00%) Data Migration
2 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
2 7 (35.00%) Migration
2 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Analytics
3 6 (30.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 6 (30.00%) Data Analytics
3 6 (30.00%) Data Cleansing
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Web Development
6 3 (15.00%) Anomaly Detection
6 3 (15.00%) B2B
6 3 (15.00%) Machine Learning
6 3 (15.00%) Market Research
6 3 (15.00%) MVC
6 3 (15.00%) OO
6 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) TypeScript
5 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) HP ALM
2 3 (15.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) HP
1 8 (40.00%) SAP
2 5 (25.00%) Cloudera
2 5 (25.00%) JD Edwards
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 3 (15.00%) Rackspace
4 3 (15.00%) VMware
5 2 (10.00%) Lumension
5 2 (10.00%) McAfee
6 1 (5.00%) Adobe
6 1 (5.00%) Fujitsu
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat