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 3 months to 28 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.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 80 86
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 20 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.49% 1.64% 1.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.92% 7.10% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 14
Median daily rate £360 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.34% +6.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £296 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £400 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 338 451 544
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 25.26% 23.08% 29.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 329 361
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 8
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +13.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.68 £17.33 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.79 £23.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.62 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +6.52% -  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 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
Leeds -7 11 £350 - 4
Bradford +6 6 £475 +63.79% 4
Wakefield -1 1 £350 +40.00%
Huddersfield - 1 £413 -
Keighley - 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (74.47%) Microsoft
3 33 (70.21%) SQL
4 30 (63.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (63.83%) SQL Server 2014
5 24 (51.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (48.94%) ETL
7 21 (44.68%) T-SQL
7 21 (44.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (36.17%) Windows
9 15 (31.91%) Windows Server
10 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (21.28%) PowerShell
12 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (14.89%) ITIL
14 7 (14.89%) IIS
15 6 (12.77%) Oracle
15 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
15 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (12.77%) Project Management
15 6 (12.77%) Firewall
15 6 (12.77%) Incident Management
15 6 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
15 6 (12.77%) Octopus Deploy
15 6 (12.77%) Continuous Delivery

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 7 (14.89%) IIS
2 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.51%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.26%) CMS
4 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (4.26%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
3 2 (4.26%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Firewall
2 4 (8.51%) DHCP
2 4 (8.51%) DNS
2 4 (8.51%) FTP
2 4 (8.51%) HTTP
2 4 (8.51%) HTTPS
2 4 (8.51%) SMTP
2 4 (8.51%) SSL
2 4 (8.51%) Telnet
3 2 (4.26%) Intranet
3 2 (4.26%) VPN
4 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (63.83%) SQL Server 2014
2 30 (63.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (51.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (44.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (10.64%) Power BI
7 4 (8.51%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (4.26%) Big Data
10 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
10 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (2.13%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (2.13%) QlikView
10 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (2.13%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Developer
2 17 (36.17%) SQL Developer
3 11 (23.40%) SSIS Developer
4 9 (19.15%) DBA
4 9 (19.15%) SQL DBA
5 8 (17.02%) ETL Developer
5 8 (17.02%) T-SQL Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Implementation Specialist
7 3 (6.38%) Administrator
7 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior SQL Developer
7 3 (6.38%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Server Support
8 2 (4.26%) Designer
8 2 (4.26%) SCCM Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
8 2 (4.26%) SSAS Developer
8 2 (4.26%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) .NET
2 4 (8.51%) MDX
3 3 (6.38%) CSS
3 3 (6.38%) HTML
4 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (4.26%) XML
5 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.13%) Ajax
5 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (2.13%) CSS3
5 1 (2.13%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.13%) HTML5
5 1 (2.13%) jQuery
5 1 (2.13%) JSON
5 1 (2.13%) SOAP
5 1 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.13%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Clustering
2 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.26%) Fintech
2 2 (4.26%) Replication
3 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.17%) Windows
2 15 (31.91%) Windows Server
3 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.38%) Linux
6 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.13%) Solaris
7 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) ETL
2 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (14.89%) ITIL
4 6 (12.77%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (12.77%) Incident Management
4 6 (12.77%) Project Management
5 5 (10.64%) Migration
6 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.51%) DevOps
6 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.38%) Complex ETL
7 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.38%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (6.38%) MVC
7 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.38%) Scrum
8 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.26%) Performance Management
8 2 (4.26%) Server Building
8 2 (4.26%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (70.21%) SQL
2 21 (44.68%) T-SQL
3 10 (21.28%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.38%) C#
4 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (4.26%) PHP
5 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.26%) Python
5 2 (4.26%) R
6 1 (2.13%) Java
6 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) MCSE
3 1 (2.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (4.26%) SCCM
3 2 (4.26%) SCOM
4 1 (2.13%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 35 (74.47%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle
3 5 (10.64%) VMware
4 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.26%) Veeam
6 1 (2.13%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.13%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £330 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 8 hours ago