Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 20 July 2018 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 39 33
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.48% 1.25% 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.04% 5.97% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Watford median daily rate £375 - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £330 £275
% change year-on-year +13.64% +20.00% -31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Watford with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 71 67 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 21.01% 21.00% 19.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 43 16
Watford median daily rate £400 £413 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +8.20% +5.90%
10th Percentile £167 £258 £213
90th Percentile £545 £575 £500
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £12.08
% change year-on-year -12.73% +127.65% -18.65%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Watford

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (60.00%) SaaS
2 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Optimisation
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) dBASE
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) ETL Development

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) dBASE
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) ETL Developer
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Developer
1 3 (60.00%) T-SQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Data Mapping
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Optimisation
3 1 (20.00%) API Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) ETL Development
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP