Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 92 122
Rank change year-on-year -22 +30 -73
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 23 39 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.92% 1.80% 1.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.61% 6.83% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 21
Leeds median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £355 £308 £269
90th Percentile £400 £488 £438
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +6.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Leeds median hourly rate - - £16.09
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £16.09

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 637 571 689
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 25.56% 26.29% 24.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 407 487
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £296
90th Percentile £575 £538 £521
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 7
Leeds median hourly rate £17.00 £21.25 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +32.07% -8.06%
10th Percentile £12.55 £17.98 £13.20
90th Percentile £32.20 £24.73 £31.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £19.75 £16.09
% change year-on-year -13.92% +22.75% -8.06%

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 26 September 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 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (65.22%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) C#
2 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
3 13 (56.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (56.52%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (56.52%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (52.17%) Microservices
4 12 (52.17%) AngularJS
4 12 (52.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (52.17%) Vue.js
4 12 (52.17%) .NET Core
4 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (52.17%) HTML5
4 12 (52.17%) CSS3
4 12 (52.17%) TDD
4 12 (52.17%) Web Development
4 12 (52.17%) CSS
4 12 (52.17%) HTML
4 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
4 12 (52.17%) MVC
5 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (39.13%) SQL
7 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
7 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (30.43%) TeamCity
8 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (26.09%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (17.39%) MySQL
7 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
7 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
8 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
10 1 (4.35%) Informix
10 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
10 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (4.35%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (30.43%) TeamCity
3 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
3 6 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (26.09%) webpack
4 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 15 (65.22%) .NET Developer
2 15 (65.22%) Senior Developer
3 13 (56.52%) Senior .NET Developer
4 11 (47.83%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (47.83%) C# Developer
4 11 (47.83%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 11 (47.83%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (17.39%) DBA
5 4 (17.39%) SQL DBA
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (17.39%) SSIS Developer
6 3 (13.04%) MySQL DBA
7 2 (8.70%) Data Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) ETL Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Data Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Designer
8 1 (4.35%) ETL Designer
8 1 (4.35%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) .NET
1 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
2 12 (52.17%) .NET Core
2 12 (52.17%) AngularJS
2 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET Web API
2 12 (52.17%) CSS
2 12 (52.17%) CSS3
2 12 (52.17%) HTML
2 12 (52.17%) HTML5
2 12 (52.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 12 (52.17%) Vue.js
3 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Core
3 6 (26.09%) Sass
4 1 (4.35%) Pandas
4 1 (4.35%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Microservices
1 12 (52.17%) MVC
1 12 (52.17%) TDD
1 12 (52.17%) Web Development
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Project Management
3 6 (26.09%) CQRS
3 6 (26.09%) Project Management
3 6 (26.09%) Scrum
4 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
4 4 (17.39%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (17.39%) Migration
5 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 3 (13.04%) ETL
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.35%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
5 6 (26.09%) TypeScript
6 2 (8.70%) Python
6 2 (8.70%) VBA
7 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle
1 1 (4.35%) RedGate
1 1 (4.35%) Tableau