Period
to 28 July 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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 144 73
Rank change year-on-year +18 -71 +52
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 55 71 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.29% 1.21% 2.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.53% 4.96% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 36 112
Yorkshire median daily rate £345 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.43% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £306 £225 £263
90th Percentile £438 £431 £420
England median daily rate £388 £380 £370
% change year-on-year +1.97% +2.70% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.00 £14.30 £24.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.91% -42.29% -
10th Percentile £17.50 £11.73 £13.83
90th Percentile £20.50 £15.86 £34.71
England median hourly rate £46.25 £17.00 £22.83
% change year-on-year +172.06% -25.54% -36.58%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 994 1431 1722
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 23.27% 24.47% 29.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 643 1023 1125
Yorkshire median daily rate £380 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.30% +10.00% +7.69%
10th Percentile £288 £288 £259
90th Percentile £538 £550 £480
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 24
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.00 £14.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.03% -26.58% -31.90%
10th Percentile £12.80 £11.93 £10.61
90th Percentile £34.85 £33.75 £39.25
England median hourly rate £30.00 £31.27 £25.00
% change year-on-year -4.06% +25.08% -13.79%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +30 39 £325 -7.14% 8
North Yorkshire +6 7 £338 +10.20% 1
South Yorkshire -2 7 £400 +6.67% 2
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 37 (67.27%) SQL
3 27 (49.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (43.64%) Microsoft
5 21 (38.18%) T-SQL
6 19 (34.55%) C#
6 19 (34.55%) .NET
6 19 (34.55%) SQL Server 2014
7 18 (32.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (29.09%) ASP.NET
9 15 (27.27%) Visual Studio
10 13 (23.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (23.64%) Windows
10 13 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (20.00%) ETL
12 9 (16.36%) E-Commerce
12 9 (16.36%) Migration
12 9 (16.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (16.36%) Windows Server
12 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (14.55%) Kimball Methodology
13 8 (14.55%) MVC
14 7 (12.73%) CSS
14 7 (12.73%) HTML
14 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2016
15 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (10.91%) JavaScript

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 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.27%) IIS
2 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.45%) CMS
4 2 (3.64%) Kentico
4 2 (3.64%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (3.64%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.27%) Office 365
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.82%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) Firewall
2 3 (5.45%) LAN
2 3 (5.45%) WAN
3 2 (3.64%) DHCP
3 2 (3.64%) DNS
3 2 (3.64%) FTP
3 2 (3.64%) HTTP
3 2 (3.64%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.64%) SMTP
3 2 (3.64%) SSL
3 2 (3.64%) Telnet
3 2 (3.64%) VPN
4 1 (1.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (49.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (34.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 18 (32.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (23.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (16.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (7.27%) Power BI
9 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (5.45%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (3.64%) OLAP
12 1 (1.82%) DTS
12 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.82%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (1.82%) QlikView
12 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (1.82%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 15 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.45%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.82%) Ant
4 1 (1.82%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.82%) Selenium
4 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (65.45%) Developer
2 17 (30.91%) SQL Developer
3 16 (29.09%) C# Developer
4 15 (27.27%) .NET Developer
5 13 (23.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (21.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (21.82%) T-SQL Developer
7 9 (16.36%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 9 (16.36%) SSIS Developer
8 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (14.55%) Senior Developer
9 7 (12.73%) ETL Developer
9 7 (12.73%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Developer
10 6 (10.91%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (10.91%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 6 (10.91%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (10.91%) Senior C# Developer
10 6 (10.91%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (34.55%) .NET
2 16 (29.09%) ASP.NET
3 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (12.73%) CSS
3 7 (12.73%) HTML
4 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (9.09%) MDX
5 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
5 3 (5.45%) jQuery
5 3 (5.45%) WinForms
5 3 (5.45%) XML
6 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.64%) CSS3
6 2 (3.64%) HTML5
6 2 (3.64%) JSON
6 2 (3.64%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (3.64%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (1.82%) SOAP
7 1 (1.82%) Web Services
7 1 (1.82%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.82%) Clustering
2 1 (1.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Windows
2 9 (16.36%) Windows Server
2 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (20.00%) ETL
3 9 (16.36%) E-Commerce
3 9 (16.36%) Migration
4 8 (14.55%) Kimball Methodology
4 8 (14.55%) MVC
5 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.27%) Project Management
6 4 (7.27%) Scrum
7 3 (5.45%) Complex ETL
7 3 (5.45%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (5.45%) DevOps
7 3 (5.45%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.45%) ITIL
8 2 (3.64%) API Development
8 2 (3.64%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (3.64%) High Availability
8 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.64%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.64%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 37 (67.27%) SQL
2 21 (38.18%) T-SQL
3 19 (34.55%) C#
4 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (1.82%) Java
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
7 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.64%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (43.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Cisco
2 3 (5.45%) Citrix
2 3 (5.45%) Sitecore
2 3 (5.45%) Tableau
2 3 (5.45%) VMware
3 2 (3.64%) Veeam
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat