The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 38 46 42
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.70% 0.62% 0.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.45% 3.13% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £340 £356 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.56% +14.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £341 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £371 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £353
% change year-on-year -7.14% -0.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year -36.47% +73.46%  

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 Nottingham with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 93 96 93
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 26.35% 19.75% 26.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 52 48
Median daily rate £325 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Nottingham

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Nottingham over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Nottingham

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 23 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
4 5 (55.56%) ETL
5 4 (44.44%) C#
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 3 (33.33%) .NET
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) Single Customer View
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (22.22%) Analytics
7 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
7 2 (22.22%) Marketing
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (22.22%) System Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL
8 1 (11.11%) VB6
8 1 (11.11%) Data Management
8 1 (11.11%) Migration
8 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (11.11%) Change Management

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (11.11%) DB2
5 1 (11.11%) MS Access
5 1 (11.11%) Pentaho
5 1 (11.11%) Power BI
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (33.33%) DBA
2 3 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 3 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ETL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Report Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (11.11%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (55.56%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Single Customer View
3 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Database Security
4 1 (11.11%) ETL Development
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Informatics
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 4 (44.44%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (11.11%) VB
5 1 (11.11%) VB6
5 1 (11.11%) VBA
5 1 (11.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow