Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 129 124
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5 +15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 28 43 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.79% 1.10% 1.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.79% 5.61% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 30 40
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +16.35%
10th Percentile £293 £311 £305
90th Percentile £455 £476 £488
South East median daily rate £349 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -12.81% +14.29% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £19.00
South East median hourly rate - £45.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +136.84% -59.36%

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 584 766 1073
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.42% 19.65% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 484 648
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £249 £266 £277
90th Percentile £504 £488 £523
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 31
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £39.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +7.95% +4.99%
10th Percentile £18.50 £19.15 £12.00
90th Percentile £46.00 £47.50 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +60.38% -3.64% +10.00%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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
Andover +26 10 £375 +7.14%
Winchester +15 4 £348 -21.02%
Southampton +3 3 £425 +6.25%
Fareham -2 3 £375 -
Basingstoke -26 2 - - 1
Portsmouth 0 1 £325 -11.56%
Hook - 1 £265 -
Havant - 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (78.57%) .NET
3 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
3 17 (60.71%) SQL Server 2016
4 13 (46.43%) SpecFlow
4 13 (46.43%) Oracle Database
4 13 (46.43%) PuTTY
4 13 (46.43%) WinSCP
4 13 (46.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (46.43%) F#
4 13 (46.43%) TestNG
4 13 (46.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (46.43%) Oracle Database 10g
4 13 (46.43%) HP
4 13 (46.43%) HP UFT
4 13 (46.43%) Eclipse
4 13 (46.43%) Oracle
4 13 (46.43%) Ant
4 13 (46.43%) Oracle APEX
4 13 (46.43%) Selenium
5 12 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 12 (42.86%) webMethods
5 12 (42.86%) VMware
5 12 (42.86%) Web Services
5 12 (42.86%) SQL
5 12 (42.86%) Java
5 12 (42.86%) Windows
5 12 (42.86%) Linux
5 12 (42.86%) Software AG
5 12 (42.86%) Test Automation

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 2 (7.14%) CMS
1 2 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) PuTTY
1 13 (46.43%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (60.71%) SQL Server 2016
3 13 (46.43%) Oracle Database
3 13 (46.43%) Oracle Database 10g
3 13 (46.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (17.86%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
10 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
11 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Ant
1 13 (46.43%) Eclipse
1 13 (46.43%) HP UFT
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle APEX
1 13 (46.43%) Selenium
1 13 (46.43%) SpecFlow
1 13 (46.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (46.43%) TestNG
2 12 (42.86%) SoapUI
3 10 (35.71%) LoadRunner
4 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Test Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Test Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) DBA
4 4 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Developer in Test
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Sitecore Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) .NET
2 12 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.71%) CSS
3 3 (10.71%) HTML
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.14%) Entity Framework
4 2 (7.14%) HTML5
4 2 (7.14%) LINQ
4 2 (7.14%) LINQ to SQL
4 2 (7.14%) REST
4 2 (7.14%) SOAP
4 2 (7.14%) WCF
4 2 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (3.57%) Angular 2
5 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.57%) NLog
5 1 (3.57%) StructureMap
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Linux
1 12 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
1 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
1 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) API Testing
1 12 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
1 12 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 10 (35.71%) Defect Tracking
2 10 (35.71%) Performance Testing
3 9 (32.14%) Test Strategy
4 6 (21.43%) DevOps
5 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 4 (14.29%) High Availability
6 4 (14.29%) ITIL
6 4 (14.29%) User Stories
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.71%) Kanban
7 3 (10.71%) MVC
7 3 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) F#
2 12 (42.86%) Java
2 12 (42.86%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
1 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) ISEB
2 7 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 7 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (14.29%) MCITP
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) vSphere
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) HP
2 13 (46.43%) Oracle
3 12 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 12 (42.86%) Software AG
3 12 (42.86%) VMware
3 12 (42.86%) webMethods
4 2 (7.14%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.57%) SAP