Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 144 130
Rank change year-on-year -11 -14 +13
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 20 26 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.46% 0.63% 0.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.52% 3.17% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 25
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £575 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.57% +35.29% +22.74%
10th Percentile £314 £368 £359
90th Percentile £531 £588 £606
South East median daily rate £375 £346 £400
% change year-on-year +8.30% -13.44% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Berkshire median hourly rate £49.75 - £45.00
South East median hourly rate £39.75 - £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 795 820 711
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.35% 19.94% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 508 394
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.34% +2.81%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £588 £588 £594
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.94% +6.19% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 32
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.65 £17.48 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.58% +84.00% -27.76%
10th Percentile £9.85 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £52.25 £53.00 £19.82
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -11.76% +107.32% -22.64%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -
Slough -8 4 £450 +26.76%
Reading -12 4 £438 -5.41% 4
Bracknell -10 1 £325 -27.78%
SQL Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) Data Modelling
4 8 (40.00%) HP
4 8 (40.00%) SAP APO
4 8 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 8 (40.00%) SAP
4 8 (40.00%) Migration
4 8 (40.00%) SAP MM
4 8 (40.00%) Analytics
5 7 (35.00%) Big Data
5 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (35.00%) Data Migration
5 7 (35.00%) Data Mapping
5 7 (35.00%) SAP BW
5 7 (35.00%) ERP
5 7 (35.00%) Data Lake
6 6 (30.00%) HP ALM
6 6 (30.00%) SAP MDM
6 6 (30.00%) Data Cleansing
6 6 (30.00%) JIRA
6 6 (30.00%) Big Data Analytics
6 6 (30.00%) Data Analytics
6 6 (30.00%) SAP Data Services
6 6 (30.00%) Data Quality
6 6 (30.00%) SAP HANA
7 5 (25.00%) Cloudera
7 5 (25.00%) Scrum
8 4 (20.00%) AS400

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%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
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
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
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%) MVNO
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 3 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (15.00%) Neo4j
4 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (15.00%) Redis
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) MSI
2 2 (10.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 10 (50.00%) Data Analyst
3 8 (40.00%) SAP Analyst
4 7 (35.00%) SAP Data Analyst
5 6 (30.00%) Developer
6 5 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (25.00%) Senior Data Analyst
7 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
8 2 (10.00%) Data Insight Analyst
8 2 (10.00%) Insight Analyst
8 2 (10.00%) Insight Data Analyst
9 1 (5.00%) DBA
9 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared DBA
9 1 (5.00%) SAP APO Analyst
9 1 (5.00%) SAP BI Analyst
9 1 (5.00%) SAP BW Analyst
9 1 (5.00%) SAP MDM Analyst
9 1 (5.00%) SAP MM Analyst
9 1 (5.00%) Senior SAP BW Analyst
9 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (15.00%) Ajax
2 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (15.00%) Apache Avro
2 3 (15.00%) CSS
2 3 (15.00%) CSS3
2 3 (15.00%) D3.js
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) jQuery
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
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Data Modelling
2 8 (40.00%) Analytics
2 8 (40.00%) Migration
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Data Mapping
3 7 (35.00%) Data Migration
3 7 (35.00%) ERP
3 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (30.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 6 (30.00%) Data Analytics
4 6 (30.00%) Data Cleansing
5 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (20.00%) MVC
7 3 (15.00%) B2B
7 3 (15.00%) Machine Learning
7 3 (15.00%) Market Research
7 3 (15.00%) OO
7 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) TypeScript
5 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (10.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) vSphere
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
3 4 (20.00%) 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%) Fujitsu
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat