Period
to 21 March 2019

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 21 March 2019 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
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 161 152 113
Rank change year-on-year -9 -39 +38
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 11 17 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.26% 0.43% 1.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.53% 2.31% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 36
Berkshire median daily rate £363 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.14% +2.94% +21.43%
10th Percentile £239 £252 £263
90th Percentile £443 £594 £526
South East median daily rate £413 £350 £390
% change year-on-year +17.86% -10.26% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £45.00
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +55.56% -25.00% +130.77%

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 719 737 586
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.13% 18.54% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 424 331
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £281
90th Percentile £600 £589 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 32
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +400.00% -18.86%
10th Percentile £21.00 £38.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.69 £53.75 £38.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £17.20
% change year-on-year - +161.63% -33.77%

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 21 March 2019.

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
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 21 March 2019. 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
Slough -8 4 £425 -
Bracknell -13 4 £344 -14.06%
Reading -11 2 £375 - 4
SQL Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) Spring Boot
5 2 (18.18%) Power BI
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (18.18%) GDPR
5 2 (18.18%) Scorecard
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
5 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (18.18%) SaaS

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 2 (18.18%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (9.09%) MVNO
2 1 (9.09%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) DB2
2 2 (18.18%) Power BI
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) QlikView
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) ReSharper
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Data Insight Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Insight Data Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) Spring Boot
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Core
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) LINQ
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (9.09%) WCF
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) IBM Storwize
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (18.18%) Scorecard
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
4 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) OOD
4 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Veeam