Period
to 28 July 2017

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 28 July 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
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 94 73
Rank change year-on-year -2 -21 -24
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 4 3 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.33% 0.25% 2.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.29% 0.96% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 29
Oxfordshire median daily rate £325 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -6.25% +33.33%
South East median daily rate £350 £389 £350
% change year-on-year -9.97% +11.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £30.50 - £40.00

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 309 312 352
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 25.86% 26.49% 23.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 249 245
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £550 £514 £503
South East median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £10.13 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -59.50% -6.98%
South East median hourly rate £19.66 £38.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -48.26% +52.00% +20.48%

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 28 July 2017. 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 4 £325 -9.72%
SQL Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) MVVM
4 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework

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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (25.00%) DBA
3 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) Underscore.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) MVVM
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft