Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 16 November 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 89 80
Rank change year-on-year -19 -9 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 9 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.53% 0.31% 0.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.98% 1.17% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 6
Glasgow median daily rate £350 £413 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +32.00% -13.79%
10th Percentile £339 £325 £295
90th Percentile £368 £464 £353
Scotland median daily rate £273 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -31.88% +23.08% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 455 342 309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 26.72% 26.11% 27.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 179 159
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.83% +6.62%
10th Percentile £313 £284 £262
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £33.75 £107.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.46% +140.45% +14.84%
10th Percentile £31.63 £12.77 £43.25
90th Percentile £34.88 £195.00 £45.75
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £43.39 £42.00
% change year-on-year -25.10% +3.31% +46.28%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing SQL Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Glasgow

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (33.33%) VLAN
6 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
6 3 (33.33%) vSphere
6 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
6 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 3 (33.33%) iPhone
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) Office 365
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Phone
6 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
6 3 (33.33%) Malwarebytes
6 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
6 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall
6 3 (33.33%) Wireless
6 3 (33.33%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) VLAN
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
1 3 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Power BI
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Power BI Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Angular Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Solaris
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Phone
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
1 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 3 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (33.33%) Malwarebytes
1 3 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Apple
1 3 (33.33%) Avaya
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) Dell
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
1 3 (33.33%) Sophos
1 3 (33.33%) Symantec
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Xamarin