Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 November 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 103 113
Rank change year-on-year -20 +10 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 15 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.63% 0.69% 0.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.99% 2.80% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 14
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £315 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.08% -7.14% +19.66%
10th Percentile £300 £225 £234
90th Percentile £453 £412 £438
South East median daily rate £349 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -12.81% +14.29% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £45.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +136.84% -59.36%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 502 428 652
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.15% 24.56% 24.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 210 281
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £500 £520 £513
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 11
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £26.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.30% +17.78% +9.76%
10th Percentile £14.30 £25.35 £14.00
90th Percentile £49.60 £47.45 £35.25
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £27.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year +55.25% -2.23% +12.00%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Milton Keynes -19 14 £315 -22.46%
Gerrards Cross - 1 £325 -
SQL Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) ETL
5 6 (40.00%) CRM
5 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle
6 5 (33.33%) ITIL
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (26.67%) Java
7 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
7 4 (26.67%) DevOps
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Vista
8 3 (20.00%) SCCM
8 3 (20.00%) SCOM
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (20.00%) NAS
8 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (20.00%) Waterfall

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) IIS
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) NAS
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Extranet
2 1 (6.67%) Intranet
2 1 (6.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) Big Data
6 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (6.67%) OLAP
7 1 (6.67%) OLTP
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Database Developer
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Database Developer
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ETL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) Ajax
2 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Solaris
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (46.67%) ETL
2 6 (40.00%) CRM
2 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) DevOps
5 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
6 2 (13.33%) MVC
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
7 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.67%) ETL Development
7 1 (6.67%) Open Source
7 1 (6.67%) SDLC
7 1 (6.67%) TDD
7 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
7 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCITP
1 3 (20.00%) MCSE
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.67%) CCSP
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
1 3 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) StorageTek
3 3 (20.00%) Sun
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Apple