Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 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
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 114 90
Rank change year-on-year +26 -24 +15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 39 32 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.73% 1.07% 1.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.20% 5.09% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 45
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £315 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.98% +28.57% -29.75%
10th Percentile £350 £275 £128
90th Percentile £499 £394 £450
England median daily rate £450 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -2.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.00% -21.88% +116.22%

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 542 629 707
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 24.08% 21.11% 22.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 371 455
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +6.90% +3.57%
10th Percentile £269 £270 £225
90th Percentile £541 £538 £525
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 8
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.14 £14.97 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.85% -56.62% +109.09%
10th Percentile £13.65 £13.20 £16.03
90th Percentile £35.70 £45.09 £57.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% +12.07% +13.99%

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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 +27 20 £400 +3.23%
Northamptonshire +8 8 £405 +28.57% 1
Derbyshire +15 6 £500 +29.03%
Lincolnshire +3 3 - -
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (66.67%) C#
3 26 (66.67%) SQL
3 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 24 (61.54%) Oracle
4 24 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (56.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
6 20 (51.28%) T-SQL
7 19 (48.72%) PL/SQL
8 18 (46.15%) .NET
8 18 (46.15%) WCF
9 17 (43.59%) Windows
10 15 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (35.90%) WPF
12 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
12 13 (33.33%) Web Development
12 13 (33.33%) WinForms
13 11 (28.21%) MVC
13 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
13 11 (28.21%) CSS
13 11 (28.21%) HTML
13 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
13 11 (28.21%) HTML5
13 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
13 11 (28.21%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (28.21%) CSS3
14 10 (25.64%) AngularJS

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 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
1 1 (2.56%) NAS
1 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (56.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (17.95%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (15.38%) DB2
6 6 (15.38%) DB2 UDB
6 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database
6 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (15.38%) PowerCenter
6 6 (15.38%) RDBMS
6 6 (15.38%) Relational Database
7 5 (12.82%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (7.69%) Couchbase
8 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
8 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
8 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
4 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.69%) MbUnit
4 3 (7.69%) Mercurial
4 3 (7.69%) MSTest
4 3 (7.69%) NUnit
4 3 (7.69%) Selenium
4 3 (7.69%) SpecFlow
4 3 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (23.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (84.62%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) Senior Developer
3 12 (30.77%) C# Developer
4 10 (25.64%) .NET Developer
5 9 (23.08%) Web Developer
6 7 (17.95%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (15.38%) Informatica Developer
8 5 (12.82%) ETL Developer
8 5 (12.82%) Informatica ETL Developer
8 5 (12.82%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (12.82%) Senior SQL Developer
8 5 (12.82%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (12.82%) SQL Developer
9 4 (10.26%) C# WCF Developer
9 4 (10.26%) C# WPF Developer
9 4 (10.26%) Senior WPF Developer
9 4 (10.26%) WCF Developer
9 4 (10.26%) WPF Developer
10 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (5.13%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 18 (46.15%) .NET
2 18 (46.15%) WCF
3 14 (35.90%) WPF
4 13 (33.33%) WinForms
5 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
5 11 (28.21%) CSS
5 11 (28.21%) CSS3
5 11 (28.21%) HTML
5 11 (28.21%) HTML5
6 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
6 10 (25.64%) jQuery
7 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Core
7 7 (17.95%) React
7 7 (17.95%) React Native
8 6 (15.38%) Web Services
8 6 (15.38%) XML
9 4 (10.26%) .NET Core
9 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
10 3 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (20.51%) EPoS
2 8 (20.51%) Robotics
3 7 (17.95%) Mobile App
4 5 (12.82%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.56%) Clustering
6 1 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Unix
3 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) Solaris
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) Web Development
3 11 (28.21%) MVC
3 11 (28.21%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (20.51%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
5 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 6 (15.38%) ETL
6 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.26%) DevOps
6 4 (10.26%) Scrum
6 4 (10.26%) Story Points
7 3 (7.69%) ATDD
7 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL V3
7 3 (7.69%) TDD
7 3 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 3 (7.69%) Test-First Development
7 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (66.67%) C#
1 26 (66.67%) SQL
2 20 (51.28%) T-SQL
3 19 (48.72%) PL/SQL
4 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.69%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
1 6 (15.38%) Master's Degree
2 4 (10.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) MCDBA
4 2 (5.13%) MCP
5 1 (2.56%) CCNA
5 1 (2.56%) CCSP
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.56%) MCITP
5 1 (2.56%) MCSE
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
1 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Oracle
2 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.38%) Informatica
3 6 (15.38%) Netezza
3 6 (15.38%) Teradata
4 3 (7.69%) VMware
5 2 (5.13%) Citrix
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) StorageTek
6 1 (2.56%) Sun