Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 18 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 131 114
Rank change year-on-year +11 -17 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 29 24 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.91% 0.73% 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.60% 3.20% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 31
East Midlands median daily rate £315 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.10% +11.54% -7.14%
10th Percentile £232 £268 £263
90th Percentile £428 £444 £413
England median daily rate £413 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +106.90% - -
England median hourly rate £31.15 £45.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -30.78% +100.00% -35.71%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 630 750 743
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.86% 22.68% 23.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 466 465
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% +11.54%
10th Percentile £270 £248 £225
90th Percentile £538 £556 £513
England median daily rate £455 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 7 16
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £16.09 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +156.37% -3.94% -52.14%
10th Percentile £14.38 £12.35 £12.75
90th Percentile £58.56 £41.00 £38.75
England median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +16.67%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2012 in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 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
Leicestershire -3 11 £320 -11.72% 2
Nottinghamshire +5 9 £438 +48.94%
Derbyshire -5 6 £215 -54.16%
Northamptonshire - 3 £315 - 1
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
3 14 (48.28%) SQL
4 13 (44.83%) .NET
5 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
6 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (37.93%) PowerShell
7 10 (34.48%) Retail
8 9 (31.03%) Oracle
9 8 (27.59%) LAN
9 8 (27.59%) DHCP
9 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
9 8 (27.59%) DNS
9 8 (27.59%) SCCM
9 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
10 7 (24.14%) SCOrch
10 7 (24.14%) Web Application Development
10 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
10 7 (24.14%) Runbook
10 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
10 7 (24.14%) Entity Framework
10 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (24.14%) MVC
10 7 (24.14%) LDAP
10 7 (24.14%) HP
11 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (20.69%) Oracle 11i
11 6 (20.69%) Linux

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (17.24%) IIS
1 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) DHCP
1 8 (27.59%) DNS
1 8 (27.59%) LAN
1 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
2 7 (24.14%) LDAP
3 5 (17.24%) NAS
3 5 (17.24%) SAN
4 4 (13.79%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (13.79%) VLAN
4 4 (13.79%) WAN
4 4 (13.79%) Wireless
5 3 (10.34%) Firewall
6 2 (6.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
4 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (20.69%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
5 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (20.69%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
9 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (3.45%) VLDB
General
1 10 (34.48%) Retail
2 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing
2 6 (20.69%) Publishing
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) EPoS Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Technician
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Applications Support
4 3 (10.34%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Database Developer
4 3 (10.34%) DBA
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Database Developer
4 3 (10.34%) SQL DBA
4 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.90%) EPoS Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Support
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) .NET
2 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
2 7 (24.14%) Entity Framework
3 6 (20.69%) REST
4 1 (3.45%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Clustering
2 4 (13.79%) EPoS
3 3 (10.34%) Replication
4 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.90%) Fat Client
4 2 (6.90%) NHS
4 2 (6.90%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
4 6 (20.69%) Linux
4 6 (20.69%) Unix
5 5 (17.24%) HPUX
6 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.45%) Solaris
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) MVC
1 7 (24.14%) Runbook
1 7 (24.14%) Web Application Development
2 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
2 6 (20.69%) Proactive Management
2 6 (20.69%) Problem Management
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) ETL
3 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (13.79%) QMS
4 3 (10.34%) Change Control
4 3 (10.34%) CRM
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Quality Management
4 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.90%) Data Management
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) System Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) PowerShell
3 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL
4 4 (13.79%) VBScript
5 3 (10.34%) Java
6 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) C#
7 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) CCNA
3 2 (6.90%) CCNP
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.90%) MCSA
4 1 (3.45%) MCITP
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
2 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) SCCM
2 7 (24.14%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) Oracle
3 7 (24.14%) HP
4 5 (17.24%) Citrix
4 5 (17.24%) VMware
5 4 (13.79%) Dell
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco
6 2 (6.90%) RedGate
7 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.45%) StorageTek
7 1 (3.45%) Sun