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 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 79 70 76
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 9 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.89% 1.96% 1.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.27% 8.00% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 10
Median daily rate £360 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £324 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £400 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -4.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -36.47% +157.57%  

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 275 350 349
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 27.25% 24.54% 29.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 257 245
Median daily rate £375 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.31% +4.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £568 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Leeds

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (84.85%) Microsoft
3 27 (81.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (75.76%) SQL
5 22 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 21 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (63.64%) ETL
7 18 (54.55%) T-SQL
7 18 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (27.27%) Windows
9 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
10 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (18.18%) Oracle
12 5 (15.15%) VMware
12 5 (15.15%) Power BI
12 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (12.12%) MDX
13 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
13 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
14 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
14 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
14 3 (9.09%) MS Office
14 3 (9.09%) Retail
14 3 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
14 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (6.06%) Computer Science

SQL Server 2012
Top Related 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 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
1 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (81.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 21 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (15.15%) Power BI
9 2 (6.06%) Big Data
9 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
10 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (3.03%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (3.03%) QlikView
10 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 3 (9.09%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) SQL Developer
3 9 (27.27%) SSIS Developer
4 8 (24.24%) DBA
4 8 (24.24%) SQL DBA
5 6 (18.18%) ETL Developer
5 6 (18.18%) T-SQL Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Administrator
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (6.06%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Exchange Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (6.06%) SCCM Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior SQL Developer
7 2 (6.06%) SSRS Developer
7 2 (6.06%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) MDX
2 2 (6.06%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.03%) Ajax
3 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) CSS3
3 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) HTML5
3 1 (3.03%) JSON
3 1 (3.03%) SOAP
3 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.03%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.06%) Clustering
1 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.06%) Fintech
1 2 (6.06%) Replication
2 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Solaris
4 1 (3.03%) Unix
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) ETL
2 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.06%) Complex ETL
4 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.06%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (6.06%) Migration
4 2 (6.06%) MVC
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.06%) Scrum
4 2 (6.06%) Server Building
4 2 (6.06%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL
5 1 (3.03%) OO
5 1 (3.03%) SDLC
5 1 (3.03%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (3.03%) SOA
5 1 (3.03%) UML
5 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) SQL
2 18 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.06%) Python
4 2 (6.06%) R
5 1 (3.03%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) Java
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.06%) vSphere
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (6.06%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) SCOM
3 1 (3.03%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 28 (84.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) Tableau
4 1 (3.03%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 6 days ago