The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 June 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 > Nottinghamshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 51 41
Rank change year-on-year +5 -10  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 7 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.65% 0.20% 1.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.31% 1.32% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £394 - £369
10th Percentile £288 - £246
90th Percentile £493 - £398
East Midlands median daily rate £280 £375 £300
% change year-on-year -25.33% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £14.50 -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £14.50 -

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 111 76 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 26.24% 15.51% 27.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 90 227
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £396 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.66% +1.35%  
10th Percentile £250 £265 £160
90th Percentile £500 £453 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% -  
East Midlands median hourly rate £48.50 £14.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year +234.48% -64.84%  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Nottinghamshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Nottinghamshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Nottinghamshire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Nottingham +5 7 £394 -
SQL Server 2012
East Midlands

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

1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (64.29%) Finance
4 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2016
5 8 (57.14%) C#
5 8 (57.14%) VB.NET
5 8 (57.14%) .NET
5 8 (57.14%) ETL
6 7 (50.00%) Marketing
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 7 (50.00%) Single Customer View
6 7 (50.00%) System Testing
7 6 (42.86%) Analytics
8 2 (14.29%) Clustering
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (14.29%) IIS
8 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
9 1 (7.14%) NAS
9 1 (7.14%) Pentaho
9 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) NAS
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2016
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (7.14%) DB2
8 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (7.14%) MS Access
8 1 (7.14%) MySQL
8 1 (7.14%) Pentaho
8 1 (7.14%) Power BI
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (7.14%) VLDB
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Developer
3 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (50.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Developer
4 6 (42.86%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (14.29%) DBA
5 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
6 1 (7.14%) Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Report Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (57.14%) ETL
3 7 (50.00%) Single Customer View
3 7 (50.00%) System Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Database Security
6 1 (7.14%) High Availability
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Statistics
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 8 (57.14%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) VB6
4 1 (7.14%) VBA
4 1 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCITP
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.14%) StorageTek
2 1 (7.14%) Sun
2 1 (7.14%) VMware