Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 16 January 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 77 73
Rank change year-on-year -28 -4 +15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 10 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.53% 1.48% 1.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.58% 7.17% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 27
Bristol median daily rate £325 £338 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -0.74% -2.86%
10th Percentile £285 £297 £313
90th Percentile £508 £398 £400
South West median daily rate £350 £340 £340
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Bristol median hourly rate £52.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
South West median hourly rate £52.50 £46.50 -
% change year-on-year +12.90% - -

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 Bristol with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 388 321 438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 20.50% 20.67% 26.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 239 367
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £296 £275 £275
90th Percentile £507 £544 £488
South West median daily rate £415 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +12.16% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Bristol median hourly rate £29.13 £45.00 £13.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.28% +229.37% -71.24%
10th Percentile £11.06 £42.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £55.38 £47.50 £77.90
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -25.00% -3.61% +36.07%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Bristol

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Bristol

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Bristol over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (40.00%) SOA
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle
6 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) VMware
7 3 (30.00%) Migration
7 3 (30.00%) Windows
7 3 (30.00%) Predictive Analysis
7 3 (30.00%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (30.00%) R
7 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
7 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
7 3 (30.00%) Machine Learning
7 3 (30.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 2 (20.00%) MODAF

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) PuTTY
2 1 (10.00%) SMS
2 1 (10.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (30.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 3 (30.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (10.00%) Power BI
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (10.00%) TestNG
2 1 (10.00%) Toad
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Data Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (20.00%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Predictive Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) ArchiMate
4 2 (20.00%) MODAF
4 2 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
5 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
5 1 (10.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) R
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) F#
4 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) Xen
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) EMC
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) Software AG
5 1 (10.00%) webMethods