The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 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
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 38 39
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 6 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.19% 0.69% 1.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.59% 2.67% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
Median daily rate £345 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.42% -17.64%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year - +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year +31.94% +7.46%  

SQL Server 2012 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 79 75 122
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 28.83% 25.95% 34.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 53 93
Median daily rate £345 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.75% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.93 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in East Sussex

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in East Sussex

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hastings - 5 £345 -
Hove - 1 £410 -
SQL Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (42.86%) ETL
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
4 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
4 3 (42.86%) High Availability
4 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (42.86%) Data Management
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (42.86%) Statistics
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) ReSharper
5 2 (28.57%) LINQ
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) MVVM
5 2 (28.57%) R
5 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (28.57%) Sitecore

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) SAS
1 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) Big Data
4 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) ReSharper
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SSIS Developer
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SAS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (28.57%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) MVS
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
1 3 (42.86%) High Availability
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Statistics
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) MVVM
2 2 (28.57%) OWASP
2 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
2 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
3 2 (28.57%) R
3 2 (28.57%) VB
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Sitecore