The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 29 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.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 35 34
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 7 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.38% 1.79% 1.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.96% 6.25% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
Median daily rate £255 £283 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.73% -13.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -6.42% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 54 80 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 18.37% 28.57% 23.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 39 44
Median daily rate £315 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.54% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £18.75 - £37.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 - £35.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.95 - £38.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Leicestershire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Leicestershire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Leicestershire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -6 5 £255 -9.73% 4
SQL Server 2012
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) VBScript
3 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 9 (60.00%) IIS
4 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 9 (60.00%) LAN
4 9 (60.00%) DHCP
4 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (60.00%) DNS
4 9 (60.00%) HP
4 9 (60.00%) Dell
4 9 (60.00%) Wireless
4 9 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (60.00%) SCCM
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (53.33%) EPoS
6 6 (40.00%) .NET
6 6 (40.00%) Sun
6 6 (40.00%) C#
7 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 5 (33.33%) MVC
7 5 (33.33%) Retail
8 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) jQuery
8 4 (26.67%) CSS

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 9 (60.00%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) DHCP
1 9 (60.00%) DNS
1 9 (60.00%) LAN
1 9 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
1 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (60.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (20.00%) Ajax
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) SOAP
5 2 (13.33%) XHTML
5 2 (13.33%) XSD
5 2 (13.33%) XSLT
6 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) WCF
6 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) EPoS
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
1 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Line Management
3 1 (6.67%) MVVM
3 1 (6.67%) TDD
3 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 10 (66.67%) VBScript
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Dell
2 9 (60.00%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) Sun
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
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