Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 117 50
Rank change year-on-year +13 -67 +53
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 55 49 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.81% 1.36% 3.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.51% 5.42% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 41 118
West Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £360 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.72% +9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £265 £300 £270
90th Percentile £475 £475 £386
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £375 £330
% change year-on-year -13.33% +13.64% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £37.04
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £12.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year - -66.25% +114.72%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 732 904 1223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 24.04% 25.11% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 615 813
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £305 £281 £275
90th Percentile £538 £523 £510
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £365
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.11% +5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 16
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £21.19 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.83% +14.53% +15.63%
10th Percentile £13.24 £13.50 £8.75
90th Percentile £24.90 £31.50 £42.27
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.75 £14.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +52.63% -18.57% +9.38%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2012 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire 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
Leeds +23 50 £325 -9.72% 2
Huddersfield +1 2 £325 -33.33%
Wakefield -4 1 £350 -12.50%
SQL Server 2012
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (63.64%) SQL
3 34 (61.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (47.27%) T-SQL
5 24 (43.64%) .NET
5 24 (43.64%) C#
6 23 (41.82%) ASP.NET
7 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
8 19 (34.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (27.27%) Visual Studio
11 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (23.64%) MVC
12 13 (23.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (21.82%) CSS
13 12 (21.82%) HTML
13 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
13 12 (21.82%) AngularJS
13 12 (21.82%) SQL Server 2014
14 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (20.00%) HTML5
14 11 (20.00%) CSS3
15 10 (18.18%) RESTful
15 10 (18.18%) Scrum
15 10 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (16.36%) E-Commerce
16 9 (16.36%) SOA
16 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
16 9 (16.36%) Migration

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
1 9 (16.36%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (10.91%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.91%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (10.91%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.64%) CMS
3 2 (3.64%) Kentico
3 2 (3.64%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.82%) SAS
4 1 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Skype
2 1 (1.82%) DMVPN
2 1 (1.82%) DNS
2 1 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) HSRP
2 1 (1.82%) IPsec
2 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.82%) LAN
2 1 (1.82%) MPLS
2 1 (1.82%) SAN
2 1 (1.82%) SSL
2 1 (1.82%) VLAN
2 1 (1.82%) VPLS
2 1 (1.82%) VPN
2 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (61.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (34.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (23.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (21.82%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (10.91%) Power BI
7 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (5.45%) SSDT
10 2 (3.64%) DTS
10 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
10 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 9 (16.36%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.82%) Ant
4 1 (1.82%) Selenium
4 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Advertising
2 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (80.00%) Developer
2 23 (41.82%) SQL Developer
3 21 (38.18%) .NET Developer
4 12 (21.82%) Senior Developer
5 11 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 11 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (16.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 9 (16.36%) SQL Server Developer
7 8 (14.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (14.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (14.55%) Lead .NET Developer
7 8 (14.55%) Lead Developer
7 8 (14.55%) T-SQL Developer
8 6 (10.91%) SSIS Developer
8 6 (10.91%) Technical Leader
9 4 (7.27%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (43.64%) .NET
2 23 (41.82%) ASP.NET
3 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (21.82%) AngularJS
4 12 (21.82%) CSS
4 12 (21.82%) HTML
5 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (20.00%) CSS3
5 11 (20.00%) HTML5
6 10 (18.18%) RESTful
7 9 (16.36%) .NET Framework
7 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET Core
7 9 (16.36%) Sass
7 9 (16.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (5.45%) WinForms
9 1 (1.82%) .NET Core
9 1 (1.82%) SOAP
9 1 (1.82%) Swagger
9 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.82%) Clustering
1 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (1.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Windows
2 7 (12.73%) Windows Server
3 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (23.64%) MVC
3 10 (18.18%) Scrum
4 9 (16.36%) E-Commerce
4 9 (16.36%) Microservices
4 9 (16.36%) Migration
4 9 (16.36%) SOA
4 9 (16.36%) TDD
4 9 (16.36%) Web Development
5 8 (14.55%) ETL
6 5 (9.09%) Analytics
6 5 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (5.45%) Data Management
7 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.45%) Database Optimisation
7 3 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.45%) Project Management
8 2 (3.64%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.64%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 35 (63.64%) SQL
2 26 (47.27%) T-SQL
3 24 (43.64%) C#
4 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Degree
1 4 (7.27%) MCSE
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) CCNA
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.82%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) VMware
3 4 (7.27%) Sitecore
3 4 (7.27%) Tableau
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco
4 1 (1.82%) RedGate