Period
to 18 January 2018

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 6 months to 18 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 92 96
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4 -22
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 2 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.17% 0.41% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.79% 1.45% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £418 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% -1.76% +41.67%
10th Percentile £388 £322 £387
90th Percentile £413 £523 £458
South East median daily rate £345 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -13.75% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £45.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +181.25% -65.78%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 252 346 309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 20.79% 28.24% 25.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 259 248
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £438 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +15.89% -8.76%
10th Percentile £277 £310 £250
90th Percentile £540 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £416 £401 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.35% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £17.43 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -36.62% +22.22%
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £17.40 £26.50
% change year-on-year +158.62% -34.34% -11.67%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

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 6 months to 18 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
Oxford - 1 £400 - 1
SQL Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Capita
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) Underscore.js
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5

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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) Underscore.js
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Capita