Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 127 155
Rank change year-on-year -6 +28 -33
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 27 37 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.75% 1.01% 0.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.52% 6.03% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 16
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +11.43% +2.94%
10th Percentile £296 £300 £306
90th Percentile £478 £469 £431
South East median daily rate £338 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -15.63% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £30.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year - +130.77% -72.19%

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 598 614 920
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.51% 16.81% 21.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 371 533
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £308 £263 £285
90th Percentile £525 £494 £537
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 25
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +36.00%
10th Percentile £18.09 £17.30 £10.95
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.05 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £17.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +164.71% -35.85% -22.06%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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
Andover - 12 £375 -
Winchester +5 4 £348 -21.02%
Fareham -2 3 £425 +38.78%
Southampton +5 1 £425 +19.72%
Portsmouth -1 1 £325 -20.73% 3
Basingstoke -16 1 £250 -
Havant - 1 - - 1
SQL Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (77.78%) .NET
3 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
3 20 (74.07%) SQL Server 2016
4 16 (59.26%) PuTTY
4 16 (59.26%) WinSCP
4 16 (59.26%) Oracle Database
4 16 (59.26%) Oracle APEX
4 16 (59.26%) Selenium
4 16 (59.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (59.26%) TestNG
4 16 (59.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (59.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 16 (59.26%) HP
4 16 (59.26%) Eclipse
4 16 (59.26%) Oracle
4 16 (59.26%) Ant
4 16 (59.26%) Web Services
5 15 (55.56%) Windows
5 15 (55.56%) Linux
5 15 (55.56%) HP UFT
5 15 (55.56%) Red Hat
5 15 (55.56%) VMware
5 15 (55.56%) Test Automation
5 15 (55.56%) vSphere
5 15 (55.56%) F#
5 15 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (55.56%) SpecFlow
5 15 (55.56%) SoapUI
5 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012

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 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.70%) CMS
1 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) PuTTY
1 16 (59.26%) WinSCP
2 1 (3.70%) FTP
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (74.07%) SQL Server 2016
3 16 (59.26%) Oracle Database
3 16 (59.26%) Oracle Database 10g
3 16 (59.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (18.52%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Ant
1 16 (59.26%) Eclipse
1 16 (59.26%) Oracle APEX
1 16 (59.26%) Selenium
1 16 (59.26%) TestNG
2 15 (55.56%) HP UFT
2 15 (55.56%) SoapUI
2 15 (55.56%) SpecFlow
3 12 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (37.04%) LoadRunner
5 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
1 9 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Test Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) DBA
4 4 (14.81%) SQL DBA
5 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (7.41%) Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Developer in Test
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Test Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) .NET
2 16 (59.26%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.41%) CSS
3 2 (7.41%) HTML
3 2 (7.41%) REST
3 2 (7.41%) SOAP
3 2 (7.41%) WCF
3 2 (7.41%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.70%) HTML5
4 1 (3.70%) LINQ
4 1 (3.70%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (3.70%) MSMQ
4 1 (3.70%) XSD
4 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
1 15 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
1 15 (55.56%) Windows Server
1 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) API Testing
1 15 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 14 (51.85%) System Integration Testing
3 10 (37.04%) Defect Tracking
3 10 (37.04%) Performance Testing
4 9 (33.33%) DevOps
4 9 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) Kanban
5 6 (22.22%) Scrum
6 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
7 4 (14.81%) High Availability
7 4 (14.81%) ITIL
7 4 (14.81%) User Stories
8 3 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) F#
2 13 (48.15%) Java
2 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) SC Cleared
1 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) ISEB
2 7 (25.93%) ISEB Practitioner
2 7 (25.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (14.81%) MCITP
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) vSphere
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 16 (59.26%) HP
2 16 (59.26%) Oracle
3 15 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 15 (55.56%) VMware
4 14 (51.85%) Software AG
4 14 (51.85%) webMethods
5 1 (3.70%) Sitecore