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 3 months to 27 June 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
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 109 95
Rank change year-on-year +29 -14  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 18 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.98% 0.55% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.14% 3.82% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 18
Median daily rate £356 £438 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.57% +37.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £269 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £463 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year - +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +31.94% +5.88%  

SQL Server 2012 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 350 340 366
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.04% 14.29% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 190 216
Median daily rate £409 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.18% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 3
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +24 13 £344 -25.67% 2
Wokingham - 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (56.76%) SQL
3 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
3 19 (51.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (43.24%) ETL
5 14 (37.84%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (35.14%) CRM
6 13 (35.14%) Migration
7 12 (32.43%) Data Migration
8 11 (29.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (29.73%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (27.03%) SharePoint
9 10 (27.03%) Windows
9 10 (27.03%) Finance
10 9 (24.32%) Dynamics CRM
10 9 (24.32%) ERP
11 8 (21.62%) Multithreading
12 7 (18.92%) .NET
12 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
13 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (16.22%) IaaS
13 6 (16.22%) Complex ETL
13 6 (16.22%) Power BI
13 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
13 6 (16.22%) PaaS
13 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
13 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Excel
13 6 (16.22%) C#

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 10 (27.03%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (8.11%) IIS
2 3 (8.11%) JBoss
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.41%) Changepoint
2 2 (5.41%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (5.41%) FRx
2 2 (5.41%) Scribe Insight
3 1 (2.70%) NetSuite
3 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.70%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (16.22%) IaaS
2 6 (16.22%) PaaS
3 3 (8.11%) Office 365
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.70%) CallidusCloud
4 1 (2.70%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Firewall
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
2 2 (5.41%) DHCP
2 2 (5.41%) DNS
3 1 (2.70%) Extranet
3 1 (2.70%) Intranet
3 1 (2.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (51.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (29.73%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (29.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
5 6 (16.22%) Power BI
6 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (5.41%) Big Data
7 2 (5.41%) Data Lake
7 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.41%) MS Access
7 2 (5.41%) OLAP
7 2 (5.41%) QlikView
8 1 (2.70%) GIS
8 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.70%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (2.70%) OLTP
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Moq
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Legal
3 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Data Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Data Migration Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Migration Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) SQL BI Developer
5 4 (10.81%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (10.81%) SSIS Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
6 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) ETL Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
2 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (8.11%) Java EE
2 3 (8.11%) Web Services
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (5.41%) MDX
4 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.70%) ActiveX
4 1 (2.70%) Ajax
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.70%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (2.70%) Velocity
4 1 (2.70%) WCF
4 1 (2.70%) WinForms
4 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.70%) AS400
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
2 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.11%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.70%) Android
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) ETL
2 14 (37.84%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (35.14%) CRM
3 13 (35.14%) Migration
4 12 (32.43%) Data Migration
5 9 (24.32%) ERP
6 8 (21.62%) Multithreading
7 6 (16.22%) Complex ETL
7 6 (16.22%) ITIL
8 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
8 5 (13.51%) Defect Management
9 4 (10.81%) Data Protection
9 4 (10.81%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (10.81%) Validation
10 3 (8.11%) Data Management
10 3 (8.11%) Dimensional Modelling
10 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
10 3 (8.11%) MVC
10 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) C#
2 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
3 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.11%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.41%) VB
5 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (2.70%) Delphi
6 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (5.41%) VCP6
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.70%) MCP
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) Data Quality
2 3 (8.11%) GDPR
3 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) VMware
3 4 (10.81%) Tableau
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix
4 2 (5.41%) Cognos
5 1 (2.70%) Apple
5 1 (2.70%) Avaya
5 1 (2.70%) Callidus
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) Dell
5 1 (2.70%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (2.70%) GENBAND
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) Marketo
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) Temenos
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