Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 21 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
England > North East
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 94 120
Rank change year-on-year -11 +26 -66
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 2 10 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.16% 0.77% 1.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.77% 3.80% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 29
North East median daily rate £251 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.25% -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £219 £255 £276
90th Percentile £283 £315 £356
England median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.25 £45.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -6.11% +143.24% -14.61%

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 the North East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 260 263 506
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 20.16% 20.29% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 180 320
North East median daily rate £368 £389 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.47% +14.17% -2.71%
10th Percentile £256 £275 £260
90th Percentile £551 £550 £526
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 28
North East median hourly rate £35.00 £9.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +288.89% -68.42% +90.00%
England median hourly rate £35.00 £28.25 £32.20
% change year-on-year +23.89% -12.27% +28.80%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in the North East

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in the North East

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 21 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -13 2 £251 -16.25% 2
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 North East region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) MSMQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) VMware