Period
to 25 February 2018

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 6 months to 25 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
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 98 90
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 41 35 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.75% 1.57% 2.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.13% 5.90% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 41
Leeds median daily rate £310 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.89% +2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £266 £325 £275
90th Percentile £399 £475 £400
West Yorkshire median daily rate £320 £360 £350
% change year-on-year -11.11% +2.86% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Leeds median hourly rate - £19.00 -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £19.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year - +111.11% -25.00%

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 Leeds with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 575 593 697
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 24.49% 26.58% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 391 477
Leeds median daily rate £390 £385 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.30% +1.32% +11.76%
10th Percentile £275 £300 £287
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Leeds median hourly rate - £19.00 -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year - -2.56% +15.13%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 6 months to 25 February 2018.

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 25 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (85.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (58.54%) .NET
3 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (58.54%) C#
4 23 (56.10%) SQL
5 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
6 19 (46.34%) MVC
7 18 (43.90%) CSS
7 18 (43.90%) HTML
7 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
7 18 (43.90%) Web Development
7 18 (43.90%) .NET Framework
8 17 (41.46%) Octopus Deploy
9 16 (39.02%) Microservices
9 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (39.02%) Sass
9 16 (39.02%) AngularJS
9 16 (39.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (39.02%) RESTful
9 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (39.02%) HTML5
9 16 (39.02%) CSS3
9 16 (39.02%) T-SQL
9 16 (39.02%) SOA
9 16 (39.02%) Scrum
9 16 (39.02%) TDD
9 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET Core
10 15 (36.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (24.39%) Microsoft

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 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) DMVPN
1 1 (2.44%) DNS
1 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
1 1 (2.44%) HSRP
1 1 (2.44%) IPsec
1 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
1 1 (2.44%) LAN
1 1 (2.44%) MPLS
1 1 (2.44%) SAN
1 1 (2.44%) SSL
1 1 (2.44%) VLAN
1 1 (2.44%) VPLS
1 1 (2.44%) VPN
1 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (85.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (36.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (12.20%) Power BI
6 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (9.76%) SSDT
8 2 (4.88%) DTS
9 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (41.46%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (21.95%) Visual Studio
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (90.24%) Developer
2 24 (58.54%) .NET Developer
3 13 (31.71%) SQL Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Senior .NET Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Senior Developer
5 8 (19.51%) Lead .NET Developer
5 8 (19.51%) Lead Developer
6 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (9.76%) SSIS Developer
8 3 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
8 3 (7.32%) ETL Developer
9 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.88%) DBA
9 2 (4.88%) Microsoft BI Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (4.88%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (58.54%) .NET
2 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
3 18 (43.90%) .NET Framework
3 18 (43.90%) CSS
3 18 (43.90%) HTML
4 16 (39.02%) AngularJS
4 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET Core
4 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (39.02%) CSS3
4 16 (39.02%) HTML5
4 16 (39.02%) RESTful
4 16 (39.02%) Sass
4 16 (39.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (4.88%) jQuery
5 2 (4.88%) JSON
5 2 (4.88%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (4.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (46.34%) MVC
3 18 (43.90%) Web Development
4 16 (39.02%) Microservices
4 16 (39.02%) Scrum
4 16 (39.02%) SOA
4 16 (39.02%) TDD
5 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (17.07%) Migration
7 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
8 5 (12.20%) ETL
8 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (9.76%) Database Optimisation
10 3 (7.32%) Analytics
10 3 (7.32%) Data Management
11 2 (4.88%) Data Migration
11 2 (4.88%) OOA/OOD
11 2 (4.88%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
11 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) C#
2 23 (56.10%) SQL
3 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
4 16 (39.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) MCSE
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) CCNA
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.44%) MCSA
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
1 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Tableau
3 2 (4.88%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) RedGate
4 1 (2.44%) VMware