Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 102 103
Rank change year-on-year -25 +1 -32
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 25 27 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.99% 1.28% 1.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.85% 5.01% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 20
Leeds median daily rate £375 £333 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.78% -4.32% +6.92%
10th Percentile £300 £307 £291
90th Percentile £400 £396 £402
West Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £350 £341
% change year-on-year +3.57% +2.56% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Leeds median hourly rate - £19.00 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.09% -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £19.00 £16.09
% change year-on-year - +18.09% -

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 649 539 683
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 25.63% 25.48% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 363 493
Leeds median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £300
90th Percentile £538 £488 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year +5.96% +0.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Leeds median hourly rate £21.75 £19.00 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.47% +18.09% -18.53%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +76.32% -9.52% +13.90%

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 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 20 June 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 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (88.00%) .NET
2 22 (88.00%) C#
3 21 (84.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (80.00%) ASP.NET
5 18 (72.00%) MVC
6 17 (68.00%) CSS
6 17 (68.00%) HTML
6 17 (68.00%) JavaScript
6 17 (68.00%) Web Development
7 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (64.00%) AngularJS
7 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (60.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 15 (60.00%) Microservices
8 15 (60.00%) HTML5
8 15 (60.00%) CSS3
8 15 (60.00%) TDD
9 13 (52.00%) Scrum
9 13 (52.00%) Sass
9 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET Core
10 10 (40.00%) .NET Framework
11 8 (32.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
11 8 (32.00%) .NET Core
11 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
12 7 (28.00%) SOA
12 7 (28.00%) SQL

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 (8.00%) IIS
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (24.00%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (84.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.00%) Big Data
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (24.00%) webpack
3 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) .NET Developer
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Senior Developer
3 9 (36.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (36.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (36.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 9 (36.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) DBA
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) .NET
2 20 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (68.00%) CSS
3 17 (68.00%) HTML
4 16 (64.00%) AngularJS
4 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (60.00%) CSS3
5 15 (60.00%) HTML5
5 15 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET Core
6 13 (52.00%) Sass
7 10 (40.00%) .NET Framework
8 8 (32.00%) .NET Core
8 8 (32.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 7 (28.00%) RESTful
10 2 (8.00%) jQuery
10 2 (8.00%) JSON
10 2 (8.00%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) MVC
2 17 (68.00%) Web Development
3 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (60.00%) Microservices
4 15 (60.00%) TDD
5 13 (52.00%) Scrum
6 7 (28.00%) SOA
7 6 (24.00%) Agile Project Management
7 6 (24.00%) CQRS
7 6 (24.00%) Project Management
8 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (8.00%) OO
9 2 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
9 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
10 1 (4.00%) Acceptance Criteria
10 1 (4.00%) High Availability
10 1 (4.00%) Patch Management
10 1 (4.00%) Privileged Access Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) C#
2 17 (68.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) TypeScript
5 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft