Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 15 December 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 111 84
Rank change year-on-year -20 -27 +36
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 55 98 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.24% 1.85% 2.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.54% 7.41% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 76 116
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £361 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.03% +3.21% +9.38%
10th Percentile £261 £272 £259
90th Percentile £473 £475 £388
England median daily rate £411 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +8.22% +1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £12.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -66.25% +114.72%
England median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -33.33% +109.30% -42.67%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 992 1322 1579
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.30% 24.96% 25.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 893 1076
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £270
90th Percentile £550 £538 £525
England median daily rate £463 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +8.82% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 20 19
Yorkshire median hourly rate £28.25 £14.25 £16.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +98.25% -14.47% +4.13%
10th Percentile £14.63 £12.23 £8.90
90th Percentile £41.65 £31.50 £37.04
England median hourly rate £33.00 £28.00 £27.37
% change year-on-year +17.86% +2.30% +2.32%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
West Yorkshire +16 48 £325 -9.72% 4
North Yorkshire -7 4 £210 -31.43%
South Yorkshire -14 1 £425 +11.84% 2
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (58.18%) SQL
4 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
5 22 (40.00%) C#
5 22 (40.00%) .NET
6 21 (38.18%) ASP.NET
7 20 (36.36%) T-SQL
8 19 (34.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (27.27%) MVC
11 14 (25.45%) SharePoint
11 14 (25.45%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (25.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (23.64%) HTML
12 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
12 13 (23.64%) Visual Studio
12 13 (23.64%) CSS
12 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (21.82%) AngularJS
13 12 (21.82%) Windows
13 12 (21.82%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (21.82%) HTML5
13 12 (21.82%) CSS3
14 11 (20.00%) .NET Framework
15 10 (18.18%) Web Development
15 10 (18.18%) TDD
15 10 (18.18%) RESTful
15 10 (18.18%) SOA

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 14 (25.45%) SharePoint
2 10 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (16.36%) MS Exchange
4 6 (10.91%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (10.91%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.64%) Kentico
5 2 (3.64%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.82%) CMS
6 1 (1.82%) SAS
6 1 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Skype
2 4 (7.27%) LAN
2 4 (7.27%) WAN
3 1 (1.82%) DMVPN
3 1 (1.82%) DNS
3 1 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.82%) Firewall
3 1 (1.82%) HSRP
3 1 (1.82%) IPsec
3 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.82%) MPLS
3 1 (1.82%) SAN
3 1 (1.82%) SSL
3 1 (1.82%) VLAN
3 1 (1.82%) VPLS
3 1 (1.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (34.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (25.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (21.82%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (9.09%) Power BI
9 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (7.27%) SSDT
10 2 (3.64%) DTS
10 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
10 2 (3.64%) OLAP
10 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.82%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 13 (23.64%) Visual Studio
2 10 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (74.55%) Developer
2 21 (38.18%) .NET Developer
3 18 (32.73%) SQL Developer
4 13 (23.64%) Senior Developer
5 12 (21.82%) Senior .NET Developer
6 10 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 8 (14.55%) C# Developer
7 8 (14.55%) Lead .NET Developer
7 8 (14.55%) Lead Developer
7 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Developer
8 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (12.73%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (10.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (10.91%) SSIS Developer
9 6 (10.91%) Technical Leader
9 6 (10.91%) T-SQL Developer
10 4 (7.27%) Architect
10 4 (7.27%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 4 (7.27%) Senior C# Developer
11 3 (5.45%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.00%) .NET
2 21 (38.18%) ASP.NET
3 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET Web API
3 13 (23.64%) CSS
3 13 (23.64%) HTML
4 12 (21.82%) AngularJS
4 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (21.82%) CSS3
4 12 (21.82%) HTML5
5 11 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET Core
6 10 (18.18%) RESTful
6 10 (18.18%) Sass
6 10 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.82%) jQuery
7 1 (1.82%) JSON
7 1 (1.82%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (1.82%) WinForms
7 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.82%) Clustering
1 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Windows
2 10 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) Linux
5 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.27%) MVC
3 14 (25.45%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (18.18%) Microservices
4 10 (18.18%) Scrum
4 10 (18.18%) SOA
4 10 (18.18%) TDD
4 10 (18.18%) Web Development
5 9 (16.36%) Migration
6 7 (12.73%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.91%) ETL
8 5 (9.09%) Analytics
8 5 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
9 4 (7.27%) Database Optimisation
9 4 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (5.45%) Data Management
10 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.45%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (5.45%) Project Management
11 2 (3.64%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 32 (58.18%) SQL
2 22 (40.00%) C#
3 20 (36.36%) T-SQL
4 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
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 10 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.18%) VMware
3 4 (7.27%) Cisco
3 4 (7.27%) Sitecore
3 4 (7.27%) Tableau
4 3 (5.45%) Citrix
5 1 (1.82%) RedGate