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 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
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire - - 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
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 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 29 27 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 10.21% 13.64% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 27
Median daily rate £425 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £146 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £525 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

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

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

1 20 (100.00%) SQL
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (70.00%) PL/SQL
2 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 14 (70.00%) Unix
2 14 (70.00%) Oracle Reports
2 14 (70.00%) Oracle 11i
2 14 (70.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 14 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (70.00%) Oracle Database
2 14 (70.00%) Relational Database
3 13 (65.00%) Windows
3 13 (65.00%) Linux
4 12 (60.00%) Manufacturing
5 11 (55.00%) Finance
6 8 (40.00%) HPUX
7 7 (35.00%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (35.00%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (35.00%) Publishing
7 7 (35.00%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (35.00%) Retail
7 7 (35.00%) Business Analysis
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
8 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (30.00%) QMS
8 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring 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 3 (15.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (15.00%) Demantra
3 3 (15.00%) SnowdropKCS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (70.00%) Oracle Database
2 14 (70.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 14 (70.00%) Oracle Reports
2 14 (70.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (35.00%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 11 (55.00%) Finance
3 7 (35.00%) Publishing
3 7 (35.00%) Retail
4 4 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
1 11 (55.00%) Applications Support
1 11 (55.00%) Support Analyst
2 10 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Developer
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 4 (20.00%) Development Analyst
6 4 (20.00%) Development Support Analyst
6 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (20.00%) Senior SQL Developer
6 4 (20.00%) T-SQL Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications Support
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) XML
2 2 (10.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Unix
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) HPUX
4 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (30.00%) QMS
3 5 (25.00%) Change Control
3 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Quality Management
4 3 (15.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (70.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (30.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) HP