The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 29 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
South West > Wiltshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 48 53
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 7 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.03% 2.11% 0.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.45% 11.67% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 4
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
South West median daily rate £355 £369 £338
% change year-on-year -3.72% +9.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £47.50 £49.00 -
% change year-on-year -3.06% -  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 94 120 109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 13.78% 18.10% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 165 189
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £415 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +22.96%  
10th Percentile £288 £307 £275
90th Percentile £544 £590 £505
South West median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £38.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +71.11%  
South West median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year +22.58% +72.22%  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Wiltshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Wiltshire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Salisbury +6 4 £400 -
Swindon -1 2 £395 -1.25%
SQL Server 2012
South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (37.50%) HTML5
4 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 6 (37.50%) CSS
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) MVC
5 5 (31.25%) Migration
5 5 (31.25%) Project Management
5 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) VMware
5 5 (31.25%) Lucene
5 5 (31.25%) Ajax
5 5 (31.25%) JSON
5 5 (31.25%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 5 (31.25%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.25%) PuTTY
2 1 (6.25%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (6.25%) Power BI
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Ant
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
2 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.25%) TestNG
2 1 (6.25%) Toad
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 6 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) ERP Support
4 4 (25.00%) IT Support
4 4 (25.00%) SAP Support
4 4 (25.00%) Systems Support
5 2 (12.50%) Angular Developer
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (12.50%) DBA
5 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (37.50%) CSS
2 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) HTML5
3 5 (31.25%) Ajax
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 5 (31.25%) JSON
3 5 (31.25%) Lucene
3 5 (31.25%) REST
3 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (18.75%) Entity Framework
5 3 (18.75%) WCF
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (6.25%) Dapper ORM
6 1 (6.25%) jQuery
6 1 (6.25%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (37.50%) MVC
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Migration
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
2 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 2 (12.50%) Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Time Management
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) API Testing
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) F#
5 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) ISEB
4 1 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Pegasus
3 4 (25.00%) QAD
3 4 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) RedGate
4 1 (6.25%) Sourcefire
4 1 (6.25%) Twitter