The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 26 April 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 - 60
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 4 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.68% - 1.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.05% - 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 7
Median daily rate £325 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -2.85% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -47.22% +10.76%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 131 132 144
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 22.24% 23.04% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 105 94
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £279 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -56.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -10.76% -  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Oxford - 4 £325 - 2
SQL Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) TDD

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (16.67%) DBA
4 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (16.67%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Development
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft