Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 83 66
Rank change year-on-year -14 -17 +11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 11 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.71% 0.53% 1.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.89% 2.22% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 11
Glasgow median daily rate £365 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £347 £323 £305
90th Percentile £373 £401 £506
Scotland median daily rate £355 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -5.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £12.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £12.50 - -

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 380 270 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 24.44% 23.66% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 165 140
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +7.41%
10th Percentile £310 £263 £261
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £12.50 £18.83 £17.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.60% +8.69% -44.05%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.59 £14.74
90th Percentile £12.75 £25.00 £31.54
Scotland median hourly rate £14.00 £24.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -41.67% -42.86% +68.00%

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 21 January 2019, 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Office 365
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Patch Management
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (27.27%) Antivirus Management
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
4 3 (27.27%) SLA
4 3 (27.27%) ERP
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (27.27%) Android
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server

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 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (36.36%) Office 365
3 3 (27.27%) OneDrive
4 1 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Skype
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (18.18%) Power BI
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) IT Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) IT Support
3 3 (27.27%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Power BI Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Azure Developer
5 1 (9.09%) DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) FMCG
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) Android
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) MVC
1 4 (36.36%) Patch Management
2 3 (27.27%) Antivirus Management
2 3 (27.27%) ERP
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (27.27%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (9.09%) Malwarebytes
1 1 (9.09%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) Avaya
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Dell
2 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
2 1 (9.09%) Sophos
2 1 (9.09%) Symantec