Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 123 122
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1 -17
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 27 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.01% 0.91% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.55% 4.68% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 27
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.05% -3.08% -
10th Percentile £293 £238 £132
90th Percentile £463 £424 £433
England median daily rate £425 £413 £380
% change year-on-year +3.03% +8.55% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £30.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -33.33% +109.30%

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 593 620 732
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.15% 19.43% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 396 449
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £275 £270 £229
90th Percentile £550 £538 £550
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 27 6
East Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +92.31% +25.81%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.70 £12.25
90th Percentile £49.50 £59.13 £41.25
England median hourly rate £33.75 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +5.47% +16.36% -

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 12 December 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 12 December 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
Nottinghamshire +6 9 £375 -14.29% 9
Derbyshire +13 8 £385 +79.07% 1
Leicestershire +8 5 £305 -6.87% 4
Lincolnshire - 3 - -
Northamptonshire -11 2 £391 +24.21% 5
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (59.26%) SQL
3 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (51.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (48.15%) Oracle
5 13 (48.15%) ETL
6 11 (40.74%) T-SQL
6 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (37.04%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (29.63%) Netezza
9 8 (29.63%) DB2 UDB
9 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
9 8 (29.63%) Degree
9 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
9 8 (29.63%) Dimensional Modelling
9 8 (29.63%) Data Integration
9 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database
9 8 (29.63%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
9 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (29.63%) Data Modelling
9 8 (29.63%) RDBMS
9 8 (29.63%) Snowflake Schema
9 8 (29.63%) Informatica
9 8 (29.63%) DB2
9 8 (29.63%) Web Services

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 (7.41%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) GitHub
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (51.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (37.04%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (29.63%) DB2
6 8 (29.63%) DB2 UDB
6 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database
6 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (29.63%) RDBMS
6 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
6 8 (29.63%) Snowflake Schema
7 7 (25.93%) PowerCenter
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (7.41%) Big Data
10 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
10 2 (7.41%) Power BI
10 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Billing
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Informatica Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (14.81%) C# Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Web Developer
5 3 (11.11%) DBA
5 3 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Senior SQL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SQL DBA
6 2 (7.41%) Wintel Support
7 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Web Services
1 8 (29.63%) XML
2 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (18.52%) .NET
4 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
4 4 (14.81%) WCF
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Core
5 3 (11.11%) CSS
5 3 (11.11%) CSS3
5 3 (11.11%) HTML
5 3 (11.11%) HTML5
5 3 (11.11%) jQuery
5 3 (11.11%) React
5 3 (11.11%) React Native
5 3 (11.11%) WinForms
5 3 (11.11%) WPF
6 2 (7.41%) MDX
6 2 (7.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) EPoS
3 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.70%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) ETL
3 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
3 8 (29.63%) Data Acquisition
3 8 (29.63%) Data Integration
3 8 (29.63%) Data Modelling
3 8 (29.63%) Dimensional Modelling
3 8 (29.63%) Logical Data Model
3 8 (29.63%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (29.63%) Physical Data Model
3 8 (29.63%) Translating Business Requirements
3 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.81%) Web Development
5 3 (11.11%) MVC
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
7 1 (3.70%) DevOps
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) T-SQL
3 7 (25.93%) C#
4 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
1 8 (29.63%) Master's Degree
2 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.70%) CCNA
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
1 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Oracle
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (29.63%) Informatica
3 8 (29.63%) Netezza
3 8 (29.63%) Teradata
4 2 (7.41%) Tableau
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) RedGate
5 1 (3.70%) Snow
5 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.70%) VMware