Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 21 November 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 84 100
Rank change year-on-year +4 +16 -12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 10 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.78% 0.88% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.03% 5.91% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 12
Reading median daily rate £450 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% +19.23% -10.34%
Berkshire median daily rate £575 £400 £346
% change year-on-year +43.75% +15.52% -1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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 Reading with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 248 220 327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.45% 14.95% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 100 228
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.06% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £310 £313 £286
90th Percentile £538 £614 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.18% +0.06% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 15
Reading median hourly rate £12.25 £9.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.95% - -94.57%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £45.93 £9.75 £24.30
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £9.50 £13.83
% change year-on-year +57.89% -31.32% -31.69%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Reading

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Reading

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Reading over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (50.00%) ETL
5 4 (40.00%) OLAP
5 4 (40.00%) C#
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (40.00%) Power BI
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (30.00%) MDX
6 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (20.00%) VB
7 2 (20.00%) DHCP
7 2 (20.00%) DNS
7 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (20.00%) Citrix
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) SLA
7 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (10.00%) Data Lake Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (40.00%) OLAP
5 4 (40.00%) Power BI
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (20.00%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (10.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (10.00%) Data Lake
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (10.00%) OLTP
7 1 (10.00%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (10.00%) QlikView
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (10.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Power BI Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SSAS Developer
5 1 (10.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) MDX
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) XSD
3 1 (10.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) ETL
3 4 (40.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 2 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) U-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) VCP6
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Tableau
2 2 (20.00%) VMware