Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 30 66
Rank change year-on-year -17 +36 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 7 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.41% 4.96% 1.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.80% 25.00% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 23 11
Somerset median daily rate £375 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% +5.43%
South West median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% -1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate £47.50 - -
South West median hourly rate £47.50 £46.50 -
% change year-on-year +2.15% - -

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 Somerset with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 103 92 217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 20.72% 19.83% 31.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 77 152
Somerset median daily rate £365 £365 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.69% +15.08%
10th Percentile £198 £270 £263
90th Percentile £516 £468 £438
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 7
Somerset median hourly rate £47.50 £12.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +280.00% -58.33% -19.62%
10th Percentile £30.33 £11.40 £20.15
90th Percentile £48.75 £16.75 £43.43
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +29.63% -20.59% +22.52%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly 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 6 months to 23 November 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
Bath -11 4 £375 +20.00%
Yeovil - 3 - -
SQL Server 2012
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Migration
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
5 3 (42.86%) MySQL
5 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
5 3 (42.86%) PHP
5 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) Samba
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (42.86%) DHCP
5 3 (42.86%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) Citrix
5 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) Intranet
5 3 (42.86%) Extranet
5 3 (42.86%) Nagios
5 3 (42.86%) CentOS
5 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (42.86%) Veeam
5 3 (42.86%) Squid

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring 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 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Extranet
1 3 (42.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Senior SQL DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Senior SQL Server DBA
2 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Database Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) RIA
2 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) CentOS
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Test Management
2 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 3 (42.86%) Samba
1 3 (42.86%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nagios
1 3 (42.86%) Webmin
1 3 (42.86%) Xymon
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
1 3 (42.86%) Veeam
1 3 (42.86%) VMware