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 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 52 56 55
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 9 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.41% 0.92% 1.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.75% 4.96% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
Median daily rate £208 £375 £271
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.66% +38.24%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £329 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -6.07% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 61 121 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 9.53% 18.56% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 82 62
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £275 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £19.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -44.65%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 27 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
Swindon +1 4 £463 +19.35%
SQL Server 2012
South West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) Migration
4 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
5 6 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (33.33%) .NET
5 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (33.33%) MS Office
5 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 6 (33.33%) VMware
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 5 (27.78%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
6 5 (27.78%) ETL
7 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (22.22%) ERP
7 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
7 4 (22.22%) Pegasus
7 4 (22.22%) Pegasus Opera
7 4 (22.22%) SAP
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (22.22%) Crystal Reports

SQL Server 2012
Top Related 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 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Office
2 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (11.11%) MySQL
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (5.56%) Power BI
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) DBA
3 4 (22.22%) ERP Support
3 4 (22.22%) IT Support
3 4 (22.22%) SAP Support
3 4 (22.22%) SQL DBA
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Support
4 3 (16.67%) Business Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ETL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
5 2 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) Ajax
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.56%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) LINQ
3 1 (5.56%) Lucene
3 1 (5.56%) REST
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 2 (11.11%) PKI
1 2 (11.11%) Smartcard
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) ETL
2 5 (27.78%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (22.22%) ERP
4 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) Database Security
5 2 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) High Availability
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Server Hardening
5 2 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
3 6 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 2 (11.11%) VB
5 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 4 (22.22%) Pegasus
3 4 (22.22%) QAD
3 4 (22.22%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) RedGate
4 1 (5.56%) Twitter