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 June 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 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 106 47
Rank change year-on-year +26 -59  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 20 15 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.39% 0.74% 3.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.27% 3.32% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 59
Median daily rate £325 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £278 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £413 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year - +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.09 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +31.94% +5.88%  

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 319 452 628
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 22.11% 22.21% 29.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 704 1187
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £290 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Median hourly rate £22.00 £16.09 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.73% -8.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.43 £15.17 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.40 £104.30 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.95 £26.00
% change year-on-year +18.93% +22.88%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 June 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 +24 16 £325 -3.70% 5
Huddersfield - 2 - - 1
Wakefield -2 1 £350 -
Bradford - 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (65.00%) SQL
3 22 (55.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 19 (47.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 18 (45.00%) T-SQL
7 14 (35.00%) .NET
8 13 (32.50%) C#
8 13 (32.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (30.00%) Windows
10 11 (27.50%) Visual Studio
10 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET
10 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (25.00%) ETL
11 10 (25.00%) Windows Server
12 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
13 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
14 7 (17.50%) IIS
14 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (15.00%) Project Management
15 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (15.00%) Firewall
15 6 (15.00%) Migration
15 6 (15.00%) ITIL
15 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
15 6 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
15 6 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
15 6 (15.00%) Octopus Deploy

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 (17.50%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) CMS
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.50%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Firewall
2 4 (10.00%) DHCP
2 4 (10.00%) DNS
2 4 (10.00%) FTP
2 4 (10.00%) HTTP
2 4 (10.00%) HTTPS
2 4 (10.00%) SMTP
2 4 (10.00%) SSL
2 4 (10.00%) Telnet
3 2 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (55.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (47.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (32.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (7.50%) Power BI
7 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (2.50%) QlikView
9 1 (2.50%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Visual Studio
2 6 (15.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.50%) Ant
4 1 (2.50%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Developer
2 16 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 12 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 11 (27.50%) .NET Developer
5 10 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (22.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (22.50%) T-SQL Developer
7 6 (15.00%) ETL Developer
7 6 (15.00%) SSIS Developer
8 5 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 5 (12.50%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
8 5 (12.50%) Senior SQL Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Implementation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) .NET
2 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.00%) CSS
3 4 (10.00%) HTML
4 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (7.50%) jQuery
4 3 (7.50%) XML
5 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.00%) JSON
5 2 (5.00%) MDX
5 2 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (5.00%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (5.00%) WinForms
6 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.50%) RESTful
6 1 (2.50%) SOAP
6 1 (2.50%) Swagger
6 1 (2.50%) Web Services
6 1 (2.50%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
2 10 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.00%) Linux
5 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ETL
2 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (15.00%) ITIL
3 6 (15.00%) Migration
3 6 (15.00%) Project Management
4 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.50%) DevOps
4 5 (12.50%) MVC
5 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.50%) Complex ETL
6 3 (7.50%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 2 (5.00%) CRM
7 2 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) SQL
2 18 (45.00%) T-SQL
3 13 (32.50%) C#
4 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (2.50%) Java
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.00%) Veeam
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.50%) Tableau
3 1 (2.50%) VMware
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