Period
to 27 January 2020

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 27 January 2020 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
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 132 165 126
Rank change year-on-year +33 -39 +8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 9 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.32% 0.56% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.55% 2.20% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 13
Hampshire median daily rate £335 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.08% -13.33% -3.85%
10th Percentile £318 £263 £317
90th Percentile £353 £431 £483
South East median daily rate £425 £395 £345
% change year-on-year +7.59% +14.49% -13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - £21.50 -
South East median hourly rate £72.00 £28.25 -
% change year-on-year +154.87% - -

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 580 955 557
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 20.52% 25.42% 15.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 626 329
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £325 £323 £263
90th Percentile £613 £588 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 15
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.75 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £17.50 £18.05 £16.73
90th Percentile £46.88 £60.14 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -14.29% -22.22% +164.71%

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
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 27 January 2020. 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
Fareham - 4 - - 1
Basingstoke +19 2 - -
Andover - 2 - -
SQL Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (77.78%) Integration Testing
2 7 (77.78%) System Integration Testing
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) ETL
5 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (44.44%) C#
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) Data Mart
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 4 (44.44%) vSphere
6 3 (33.33%) BDD
6 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 3 (33.33%) Azure
6 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
6 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared

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 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) PuTTY
1 3 (33.33%) WinSCP
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (44.44%) Data Mart
3 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (22.22%) Big Data
6 1 (11.11%) Biml
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) Ant
2 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 3 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 3 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 3 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (33.33%) TestNG
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Public Sector
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) ETL Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Integration Testing
1 7 (77.78%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 3 (33.33%) API Testing
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Code Coverage
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Cloud Operations
4 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 4 (44.44%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) F#
4 3 (33.33%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) HP ALM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (33.33%) Software AG
3 3 (33.33%) webMethods
4 1 (11.11%) Remedy