The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 95 43
Rank change year-on-year +28 -52  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 18 13 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.65% 0.88% 4.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.09% 3.86% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 54
Median daily rate £325 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £395 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year - +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.09 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +31.94% +5.88%  

SQL Server 2012 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 254 337 470
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 23.24% 22.86% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 245 344
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.09 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.76% -8.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Leeds

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Leeds

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Leeds over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Leeds

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (77.78%) SQL
3 19 (70.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (66.67%) T-SQL
5 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
6 12 (44.44%) .NET
6 12 (44.44%) C#
6 12 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
8 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
9 9 (33.33%) ETL
10 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
11 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (14.81%) MVC
13 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (11.11%) XML
13 3 (11.11%) Power BI
13 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (11.11%) jQuery
13 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
14 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2016
14 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
14 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
14 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
14 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (7.41%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (70.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (11.11%) Power BI
6 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (3.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) Ant
General
1 1 (3.70%) Advertising
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 15 (55.56%) SQL Developer
3 12 (44.44%) C# Developer
4 10 (37.04%) .NET Developer
4 10 (37.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (33.33%) T-SQL Developer
6 5 (18.52%) ETL Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Senior SQL Developer
6 5 (18.52%) SSIS Developer
7 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (11.11%) jQuery
3 3 (11.11%) XML
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (7.41%) CSS
4 2 (7.41%) HTML
4 2 (7.41%) JSON
4 2 (7.41%) MDX
4 2 (7.41%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (7.41%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (7.41%) WinForms
5 1 (3.70%) Swagger
5 1 (3.70%) Web Services
5 1 (3.70%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) ETL
2 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
3 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) MVC
5 2 (7.41%) Complex ETL
5 2 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Validation
6 1 (3.70%) API Development
6 1 (3.70%) Data Transformation
6 1 (3.70%) Data Validation
6 1 (3.70%) ETL Development
6 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 18 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 12 (44.44%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.70%) Tableau
2 1 (3.70%) Veeam
2 1 (3.70%) VMware
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