Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 2018 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 118 129
Rank change year-on-year +2 +11 -29
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 25 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.91% 0.91% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.25% 4.53% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 16
East Midlands median daily rate £360 £315 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -13.10% +20.83%
10th Percentile £303 £231 £268
90th Percentile £538 £430 £463
England median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - £30.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +106.90% -
England median hourly rate £21.50 £39.33 £45.00
% change year-on-year -45.33% -12.61% +36.36%

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 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 588 618 721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.45% 19.99% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 396 447
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £287 £270 £250
90th Percentile £550 £531 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 8
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +179.68% -10.61%
10th Percentile £15.13 £18.28 £12.58
90th Percentile £49.38 £63.00 £40.75
England median hourly rate £32.24 £30.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year +5.70% +7.02% +3.64%

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 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 2018. 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
Derbyshire +11 8 £385 +79.07% 1
Nottinghamshire +11 8 £388 -11.43% 6
Leicestershire +3 6 £305 +1.67% 2
Northamptonshire -13 2 £315 - 5
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 14 (56.00%) ETL
4 13 (52.00%) Oracle
5 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (44.00%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (36.00%) RDBMS
7 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (36.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (36.00%) Oracle Database
7 9 (36.00%) Relational Database
8 8 (32.00%) Logical Data Model
8 8 (32.00%) Physical Data Model
8 8 (32.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (32.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
8 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
8 8 (32.00%) Dimensional Modelling
8 8 (32.00%) Data Integration
8 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (32.00%) Netezza
8 8 (32.00%) Degree
8 8 (32.00%) DB2 UDB
8 8 (32.00%) Teradata
8 8 (32.00%) Snowflake Schema
8 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (32.00%) Informatica

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 2 (8.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) PaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) GitHub
3 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (44.00%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (36.00%) Oracle Database
4 9 (36.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (36.00%) RDBMS
4 9 (36.00%) Relational Database
4 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (32.00%) DB2
5 8 (32.00%) DB2 UDB
5 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (32.00%) Snowflake Schema
6 7 (28.00%) PowerCenter
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (8.00%) Power BI
8 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.00%) FishEye
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (12.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Informatica Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (8.00%) DBA
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) Web Services
1 8 (32.00%) XML
2 6 (24.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (12.00%) CSS
3 3 (12.00%) CSS3
3 3 (12.00%) HTML
3 3 (12.00%) HTML5
3 3 (12.00%) jQuery
3 3 (12.00%) React
3 3 (12.00%) React Native
3 3 (12.00%) WCF
3 3 (12.00%) WinForms
3 3 (12.00%) WPF
4 2 (8.00%) MDX
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.00%) Spring
5 1 (4.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) CentOS
4 1 (4.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) ETL
3 8 (32.00%) Data Acquisition
3 8 (32.00%) Data Integration
3 8 (32.00%) Data Modelling
3 8 (32.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 8 (32.00%) Logical Data Model
3 8 (32.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (32.00%) Physical Data Model
3 8 (32.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Web Development
5 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.00%) Analytics
7 2 (8.00%) DevOps
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL
7 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
8 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (24.00%) C#
3 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
1 8 (32.00%) Master's Degree
2 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (4.00%) CCNA
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (4.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Oracle
2 8 (32.00%) Informatica
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Netezza
2 8 (32.00%) Teradata
3 2 (8.00%) Tableau
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Dell
4 1 (4.00%) EMC
4 1 (4.00%) RedGate
4 1 (4.00%) Snow
4 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds