Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 17 January 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 - 49
Rank change year-on-year - +49 +9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 7 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.12% - 1.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.11% - 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 10
Northamptonshire median daily rate £315 - £300
East Midlands median daily rate £315 £277 £325
% change year-on-year +13.92% -14.92% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 - £14.00

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 137 185 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 21.96% 19.58% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 133 114
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £281 £225 £263
90th Percentile £525 £575 £571
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £9.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £34.75 £19.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +78.21% +18.18% -52.86%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Northamptonshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Northamptonshire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Northampton - 7 £315 - 3
SQL Server 2012
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) CRM
3 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (71.43%) ETL
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
3 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (14.29%) Capita
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) VBScript
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) IIS
5 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
5 1 (14.29%) Power BI
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (14.29%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
3 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (14.29%) Power BI
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Database Developer
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Database Developer
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) CRM
1 5 (71.43%) ETL
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Capita