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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 52 78 67
Rank change year-on-year +26 -11  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 11 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.64% 0.50% 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.24% 2.59% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 8
Median daily rate £360 £145 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +148.27% -57.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £145 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £145 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -4.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year -36.47% +73.46%  

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 Reading with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 119 193 168
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 17.79% 19.15% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 128 98
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 3
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -82.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Reading

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (52.00%) SQL
4 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (40.00%) ETL
5 10 (40.00%) Migration
6 9 (36.00%) Finance
6 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
6 9 (36.00%) Windows
7 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (32.00%) Data Protection
8 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
9 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (24.00%) Multithreading
9 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
10 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 5 (20.00%) CRM
10 5 (20.00%) Data Migration
10 5 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
11 4 (16.00%) Complex ETL
11 4 (16.00%) Defect Management
11 4 (16.00%) PaaS
11 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (16.00%) IaaS
11 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
11 4 (16.00%) OLAP

SQL Server 2012
Top Related 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 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (12.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.00%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (16.00%) IaaS
2 4 (16.00%) PaaS
3 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (16.00%) OLAP
6 3 (12.00%) OLTP
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (8.00%) Power BI
8 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) DBA
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Developer
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Data Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Data Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Data Migration Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Migration Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) SQL DBA
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Data Migration Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (8.00%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Test Environment Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) Java EE
3 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (4.00%) ActiveX
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) AS400
2 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ETL
1 10 (40.00%) Migration
2 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (32.00%) Data Protection
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (24.00%) Multithreading
5 5 (20.00%) CRM
5 5 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 4 (16.00%) Complex ETL
6 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) Defect Management
6 4 (16.00%) ERP
6 4 (16.00%) Scrum
7 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (12.00%) Database Security
7 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (12.00%) High Availability
7 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.00%) C#
4 3 (12.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
1 3 (12.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (12.00%) MCITP
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) GDPR
2 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.00%) Avaya
4 1 (4.00%) GENBAND
4 1 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Tableau
4 1 (4.00%) Temenos
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