The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 24 34 35
Rank change year-on-year +10 +1  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 20 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 7.72% 0.41% 1.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 26.32% 3.85% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 2
Median daily rate £150 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -4.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -36.47% +157.57%  

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 76 26 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 29.34% 10.57% 31.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 14 38
Median daily rate £216 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.28% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Derbyshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Derbyshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Derbyshire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

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 Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Derby +5 14 £154 - 2
Alfreton - 5 £145 -
SQL Server 2012
East Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 25 (100.00%) SQL
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (76.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 18 (72.00%) Unix
3 18 (72.00%) PL/SQL
3 18 (72.00%) Oracle
3 18 (72.00%) Oracle 11i
3 18 (72.00%) Oracle Reports
3 18 (72.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 18 (72.00%) Oracle Database
3 18 (72.00%) Relational Database
4 17 (68.00%) Windows
4 17 (68.00%) Linux
5 16 (64.00%) Manufacturing
6 15 (60.00%) Finance
7 12 (48.00%) HPUX
8 11 (44.00%) Oracle Forms
8 11 (44.00%) Crystal Reports
8 11 (44.00%) Publishing
8 11 (44.00%) Oracle Applications
8 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (44.00%) Retail
8 11 (44.00%) Business Analysis
8 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (44.00%) Windows 7
9 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
10 8 (32.00%) MS Office
10 8 (32.00%) QMS

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 7 (28.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (32.00%) MS Office
3 4 (16.00%) MS Project
3 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (72.00%) Oracle 11i
2 11 (44.00%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (28.00%) Demantra
3 7 (28.00%) SnowdropKCS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (76.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 18 (72.00%) Oracle Database
3 18 (72.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 18 (72.00%) Oracle Reports
3 18 (72.00%) Relational Database
4 11 (44.00%) Crystal Reports
4 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (16.00%) DTS
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (16.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (16.00%) JDeveloper
General
1 16 (64.00%) Manufacturing
2 15 (60.00%) Finance
3 11 (44.00%) Publishing
3 11 (44.00%) Retail
4 4 (16.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Analyst
1 15 (60.00%) Applications Support
1 15 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 14 (56.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Development Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Development Support Analyst
4 7 (28.00%) Developer
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Developer
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (16.00%) Senior SQL Developer
7 4 (16.00%) T-SQL Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) DBA
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle Applications Support
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) SQL DBA
8 1 (4.00%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) XML
2 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Unix
2 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 17 (68.00%) Windows
3 12 (48.00%) HPUX
4 11 (44.00%) Windows 7
4 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (32.00%) QMS
3 7 (28.00%) Change Control
3 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (28.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 7 (28.00%) Workflow
4 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.00%) Document Management
5 4 (16.00%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (72.00%) PL/SQL
3 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (24.00%) VBA
5 4 (16.00%) Java
5 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Oracle
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) HP