Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 18 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 135 136
Rank change year-on-year -13 +1 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 36 29 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.98% 0.82% 1.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.92% 4.94% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 27
Hampshire median daily rate £325 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.16% -7.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £266 £296 £313
90th Percentile £410 £453 £480
South East median daily rate £375 £349 £400
% change year-on-year +7.53% -12.81% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £21.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £39.75 - £45.00

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 Hampshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 918 587 766
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 24.91% 16.65% 19.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 339 487
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.88% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £319 £250 £275
90th Percentile £566 £504 £488
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 29
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +10.58%
10th Percentile £18.48 £19.34 £19.15
90th Percentile £60.51 £46.00 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year -17.65% +48.15% +2.46%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Hampshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Hampshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Hampshire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Basingstoke +16 10 £344 - 2
Portsmouth -11 7 £294 -9.62%
Andover -10 4 £363 -2.68%
Havant -3 3 £413 -
Hook +7 2 - - 1
Fareham -7 2 £353 -6.00%
Winchester -10 2 £295 -15.11%
Southampton -22 2 £300 -29.41%
SQL Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (63.89%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
3 22 (61.11%) SQL
4 18 (50.00%) Oracle
5 17 (47.22%) .NET
6 16 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (44.44%) Oracle Database
7 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
7 14 (38.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 13 (36.11%) VMware
9 12 (33.33%) Web Services
10 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
10 11 (30.56%) Windows Server
11 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2016
11 10 (27.78%) T-SQL
11 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (27.78%) .NET Framework
12 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (25.00%) Linux
12 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
12 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (22.22%) C#
13 8 (22.22%) Java
13 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
13 8 (22.22%) HP
13 8 (22.22%) Toad
14 7 (19.44%) Red Hat

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.33%) IIS
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) LAN
2 4 (11.11%) PuTTY
2 4 (11.11%) SAN
2 4 (11.11%) WinSCP
3 3 (8.33%) HTTP
3 3 (8.33%) VPN
4 2 (5.56%) DHCP
4 2 (5.56%) DNS
4 2 (5.56%) Firewall
4 2 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 16 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (38.89%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2016
5 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
8 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
9 3 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (8.33%) MariaDB
9 3 (8.33%) MySQL
9 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
11 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Toad
2 6 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (16.67%) Selenium
2 6 (16.67%) SoapUI
2 6 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
4 4 (11.11%) Ant
4 4 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 4 (11.11%) LoadRunner
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (11.11%) TestNG
5 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.56%) MSI
7 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.78%) Advertising
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Developer
4 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.11%) DBA
4 4 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) SQL DBA
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (8.33%) Tester
6 2 (5.56%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Software Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) .NET
2 12 (33.33%) Web Services
3 10 (27.78%) .NET Framework
4 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
5 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (13.89%) Entity Framework
5 5 (13.89%) LINQ
6 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Core
6 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (11.11%) RESTful
7 2 (5.56%) SOAP
7 2 (5.56%) WCF
7 2 (5.56%) Web Services Management
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Core
8 1 (2.78%) CSS
8 1 (2.78%) jQuery
8 1 (2.78%) MDX
8 1 (2.78%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) PKI
2 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.56%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.56%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) Windows Server
3 9 (25.00%) Linux
3 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
6 4 (11.11%) Unix
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (16.67%) API Testing
3 6 (16.67%) DevOps
3 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
4 5 (13.89%) Integration Testing
4 5 (13.89%) MVC
4 5 (13.89%) Scrum
5 4 (11.11%) Data Validation
5 4 (11.11%) ITIL
5 4 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (11.11%) SDLC
5 4 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 4 (11.11%) Validation
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.33%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) T-SQL
3 8 (22.22%) C#
3 8 (22.22%) Java
4 6 (16.67%) F#
5 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.78%) VB
7 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.78%) VB6
7 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) ISEB
3 4 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
3 4 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.78%) CCIE
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) GDPR
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 7 (19.44%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (13.89%) vSphere
5 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) SCCM
2 5 (13.89%) SCOM
3 4 (11.11%) HP ALM
4 2 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (5.56%) vCenter Server
4 2 (5.56%) vRealize
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 18 (50.00%) Oracle
3 13 (36.11%) VMware
4 8 (22.22%) HP
5 7 (19.44%) Red Hat
6 6 (16.67%) Citrix
6 6 (16.67%) Software AG
6 6 (16.67%) webMethods
7 4 (11.11%) Cisco
8 2 (5.56%) EMC
8 2 (5.56%) Fujitsu
8 2 (5.56%) Lumension
8 2 (5.56%) McAfee
8 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.78%) Pegasus
9 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (2.78%) Sage