Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 95 116
Rank change year-on-year -9 +21 -28
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 38 54 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.30% 1.81% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.94% 8.23% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 44 11
East Midlands median daily rate £330 £243 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.08% -35.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £282 £128 £308
90th Percentile £394 £450 £394
England median daily rate £400 £375 £385
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £14.00
England median hourly rate £31.25 £40.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.88% +116.22% -6.92%

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 640 656 671
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.94% 21.96% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 429 408
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -0.07% +6.14%
10th Percentile £275 £219 £248
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
England median daily rate £475 £447 £425
% change year-on-year +6.26% +5.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 9
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £50.00 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.00% +210.75% -35.64%
10th Percentile £12.70 £16.40 £10.65
90th Percentile £46.67 £66.00 £24.60
England median hourly rate £32.00 £30.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +4.92% +10.91% -4.15%

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 May 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 23 May 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 -2 20 £388 +14.81% 2
Leicestershire +2 9 £290 +16.00%
Derbyshire -11 6 £388 +167.24% 6
Northamptonshire 0 5 £315 +54.60%
Lincolnshire - 1 £255 - 1
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (78.95%) SQL
3 26 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (57.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 15 (39.47%) PL/SQL
6 15 (39.47%) .NET
6 15 (39.47%) Oracle
6 15 (39.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (36.84%) C#
8 13 (34.21%) Windows
9 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
9 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
10 11 (28.95%) T-SQL
11 10 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (21.05%) HTML
13 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
14 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database
14 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
14 7 (18.42%) Analytics
14 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2014
14 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (18.42%) HTML5
14 7 (18.42%) CSS3
14 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
14 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET

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 (13.16%) IIS
2 3 (7.89%) SAS
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Demantra
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Retail-J
2 1 (2.63%) SnowdropKCS
2 1 (2.63%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (10.53%) PaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) DHCP
1 4 (10.53%) DNS
1 4 (10.53%) LAN
1 4 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
1 4 (10.53%) Wireless
2 1 (2.63%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (57.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
5 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database
5 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (10.53%) Power BI
7 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
8 3 (7.89%) Big Data
8 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
8 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
3 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
4 4 (10.53%) Bitbucket
4 4 (10.53%) FishEye
4 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
4 4 (10.53%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (10.53%) Subversion
4 4 (10.53%) TeamCity
5 2 (5.26%) NUnit
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (2.63%) StarTeam
6 1 (2.63%) Toad
General
1 7 (18.42%) Retail
2 4 (10.53%) Back Office
3 3 (7.89%) Finance
4 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Developer
2 6 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Web Developer
3 5 (13.16%) C# Developer
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Developer
4 4 (10.53%) EPoS Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) EPoS Support Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Web Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Build Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (7.89%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Database Developer
5 3 (7.89%) DBA
5 3 (7.89%) Hardware Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Database Developer
5 3 (7.89%) SQL DBA
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) .NET
2 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (21.05%) HTML
4 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
4 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
4 7 (18.42%) CSS
4 7 (18.42%) CSS3
4 7 (18.42%) HTML5
4 7 (18.42%) jQuery
4 7 (18.42%) WCF
4 7 (18.42%) WPF
5 6 (15.79%) WinForms
6 5 (13.16%) MDX
6 5 (13.16%) React
6 5 (13.16%) React Native
7 4 (10.53%) XML
8 2 (5.26%) JSON
8 2 (5.26%) XHTML
8 2 (5.26%) XSLT
8 2 (5.26%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (10.53%) EPoS
4 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.89%) Life Science
5 2 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.63%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Windows
2 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
4 6 (15.79%) Linux
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.53%) CentOS
5 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.89%) HPUX
6 3 (7.89%) Unix
7 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (18.42%) Analytics
3 7 (18.42%) Scrum
3 7 (18.42%) Web Development
4 6 (15.79%) DevOps
4 6 (15.79%) ETL
5 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.53%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 3 (7.89%) CRM
7 3 (7.89%) ITIL
7 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.89%) QMS
7 3 (7.89%) Visualisation
7 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.26%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 2 (5.26%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (5.26%) Informatics
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) SQL
2 15 (39.47%) PL/SQL
3 14 (36.84%) C#
4 11 (28.95%) T-SQL
5 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
6 5 (13.16%) VBScript
7 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 3 (7.89%) Java
8 2 (5.26%) XMLA
9 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) GDPR
2 2 (5.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 15 (39.47%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Dell
3 4 (10.53%) HP
3 4 (10.53%) VMware
4 3 (7.89%) Tableau
5 1 (2.63%) Capita
5 1 (2.63%) Micro Focus
5 1 (2.63%) SAP