The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
South West / Somerset
Rank 29 - 44
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 7 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.37% - 1.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.89% - 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £325 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £329 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -6.07% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -36.47% +157.57%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 47 45 105
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 22.60% 16.98% 29.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 33 77
Median daily rate £350 £425 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% +2.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £325 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £1,846 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +30.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Somerset

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Bath - 4 £325 - 1
SQL Server 2012
South West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (62.50%) .NET
3 14 (58.33%) C#
3 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (54.17%) SQL
4 13 (54.17%) Scrum
5 11 (45.83%) HTML
5 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
5 11 (45.83%) HTML5
6 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (37.50%) Web Development
6 9 (37.50%) MVC
7 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
8 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
9 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 6 (25.00%) Finance
9 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (25.00%) LINQ
10 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (20.83%) Automated Testing
10 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
10 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
10 5 (20.83%) CSS
10 5 (20.83%) Kanban
10 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
11 4 (16.67%) BDD

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) K2 blackpearl
1 1 (4.17%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (4.17%) Big Data
9 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
9 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
1 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
2 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (16.67%) SpecFlow
4 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) .NET Developer
3 9 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (37.50%) C# Developer
4 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) HTML Developer
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 3 (12.50%) SSIS Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) ETL Developer
7 2 (8.33%) SSAS Developer
7 2 (8.33%) SSRS Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Tester
8 1 (4.17%) Database Developer
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Database Developer
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) .NET
2 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
2 11 (45.83%) HTML
2 11 (45.83%) HTML5
3 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 6 (25.00%) LINQ
4 5 (20.83%) CSS
5 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 3 (12.50%) Ext JS
6 3 (12.50%) jQuery
7 2 (8.33%) Apache Flex
7 2 (8.33%) Gherkin
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.17%) Compass CSS Framework
8 1 (4.17%) LESS
8 1 (4.17%) Sass
8 1 (4.17%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Scrum
3 9 (37.50%) MVC
3 9 (37.50%) Web Development
4 5 (20.83%) Automated Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Kanban
4 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.67%) BDD
5 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.50%) ETL
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Workflow
7 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.33%) ITIL
7 2 (8.33%) Process Management
7 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) C#
2 13 (54.17%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco
2 2 (8.33%) VMware