Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 110 123
Rank change year-on-year -10 +13 -20
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 30 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.06% 1.07% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.11% 5.16% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 8
East Midlands median daily rate £330 £320 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -9.86% +13.60%
10th Percentile £277 £235 £307
90th Percentile £399 £456 £425
England median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £14.50
England median hourly rate £33.50 £47.50 £43.25
% change year-on-year -29.47% +9.83% +31.06%

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 587 639 673
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.67% 20.63% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 404 431
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -9.38% +14.29%
10th Percentile £287 £263 £250
90th Percentile £538 £500 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 7
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +210.75% -35.64%
10th Percentile £14.06 £14.55 £12.35
90th Percentile £48.50 £58.50 £28.60
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.34%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +4 17 £388 +14.81% 2
Leicestershire +4 12 £300 +7.14% 4
Derbyshire +9 2 £388 -11.43% 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £315 -
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (83.33%) SQL
3 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 15 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (46.67%) C#
6 14 (46.67%) .NET
7 13 (43.33%) PL/SQL
8 12 (40.00%) T-SQL
8 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
8 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
10 8 (26.67%) Oracle
10 8 (26.67%) Windows
11 7 (23.33%) CSS
11 7 (23.33%) ETL
11 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
11 7 (23.33%) HTML
11 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
11 7 (23.33%) HTML5
11 7 (23.33%) CSS3
11 7 (23.33%) Web Development
11 7 (23.33%) WCF
11 7 (23.33%) WPF
11 7 (23.33%) jQuery
11 7 (23.33%) Analytics
11 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012

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 3 (10.00%) IIS
1 3 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Demantra
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (3.33%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) PaaS
3 1 (3.33%) GitHub
3 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) DHCP
1 3 (10.00%) DNS
1 3 (10.00%) LAN
1 3 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (10.00%) Big Data
6 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (10.00%) Power BI
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
7 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
7 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (3.33%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.67%) NUnit
4 2 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.33%) FishEye
5 1 (3.33%) StarTeam
5 1 (3.33%) Subversion
5 1 (3.33%) Toad
General
1 6 (20.00%) Retail
2 3 (10.00%) Back Office
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (10.00%) DBA
5 3 (10.00%) EPoS Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) EPoS Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Build Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Hardware Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) .NET
2 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
3 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (23.33%) CSS
3 7 (23.33%) CSS3
3 7 (23.33%) HTML
3 7 (23.33%) HTML5
3 7 (23.33%) jQuery
3 7 (23.33%) WCF
3 7 (23.33%) WPF
4 6 (20.00%) WinForms
5 5 (16.67%) React
5 5 (16.67%) React Native
6 4 (13.33%) MDX
7 2 (6.67%) Ajax
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (6.67%) JSON
7 2 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (10.00%) EPoS
4 2 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) CentOS
5 1 (3.33%) Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (23.33%) Analytics
3 7 (23.33%) ETL
3 7 (23.33%) Web Development
4 6 (20.00%) Scrum
5 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.33%) DevOps
6 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.00%) Visualisation
8 2 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (6.67%) MVC
8 2 (6.67%) OWASP
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) UML
8 2 (6.67%) Web Accessibility
9 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
9 1 (3.33%) CRM
9 1 (3.33%) ERP
9 1 (3.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) SQL
2 14 (46.67%) C#
3 13 (43.33%) PL/SQL
4 12 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
6 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 3 (10.00%) VBScript
8 1 (3.33%) Java
8 1 (3.33%) VBA
8 1 (3.33%) XMLA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) GDPR
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.33%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) Dell
3 3 (10.00%) HP
3 3 (10.00%) Tableau
4 1 (3.33%) Micro Focus
4 1 (3.33%) RedGate
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) VMware