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 3 months to 24 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 54 60
Rank change year-on-year -12 +6  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.15% 2.12% 1.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.57% 7.77% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 8
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year - +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Glasgow with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 174 193 219
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 26.65% 27.26% 24.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 126 111
Median daily rate £375 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £190.00 - £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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 24 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (42.86%) Data Integration
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (14.29%) Symantec

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 1 (14.29%) MQSeries
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) NUnit
2 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) ETL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Kendo UI
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) AIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Integration
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
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