Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 20 October 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 West > Dorset
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 38 42
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 4 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.40% 2.16% 1.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.14% 9.43% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Dorset median daily rate £375 £350 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +15.70% -10.37%
10th Percentile £258 £350 £267
90th Percentile £388 £365 £348
South West median daily rate £366 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +4.57% +3.70% -1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £47.50 £48.00 -
% change year-on-year -1.04% - -

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 Dorset with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 56 106 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 19.65% 22.89% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 69 43
Dorset median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% - -7.14%
10th Percentile £211 £200 £164
90th Percentile £475 £450 £503
South West median daily rate £400 £351 £375
% change year-on-year +13.88% -6.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 10
Dorset median hourly rate £39.50 £17.50 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +125.71% -45.74% -
10th Percentile £37.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £43.25 £25.40 £44.03
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +14.75% -6.15% -1.52%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Dorset

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Dorset

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Dorset over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Dorset

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Bournemouth +16 4 £375 +7.14% 1
SQL Server 2012
South West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Dorset region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Replication
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DBA
2 3 (75.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Replication
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle