Period
to 23 April 2018

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 23 April 2018 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 118 129
Rank change year-on-year -49 +11 +9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 34 71 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.70% 1.65% 1.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.31% 6.83% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 59 42
Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £236 £312 £287
90th Percentile £400 £475 £415
England median daily rate £413 £375 £384
% change year-on-year +10.00% -2.28% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £19.00 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.09% -
England median hourly rate £31.25 £40.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.88% +116.22% -18.97%

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 1,028 1,039 1,293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.31% 24.14% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 679 902
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £538 £566
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 21
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.54 £22.20 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.00% +5.69% +6.33%
10th Percentile £12.26 £16.90 £14.88
90th Percentile £19.26 £36.37 £29.00
England median hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £25.44
% change year-on-year +12.07% +13.99% -15.20%

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 23 April 2018.

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 23 April 2018. 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 -39 31 £338 -6.25% 9
North Yorkshire 0 3 £210 -41.67%
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (64.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (58.82%) .NET
3 20 (58.82%) C#
4 19 (55.88%) MVC
4 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (52.94%) SQL
6 16 (47.06%) HTML
6 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
6 16 (47.06%) CSS
7 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (38.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (38.24%) Web Development
8 13 (38.24%) .NET Framework
8 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
9 12 (35.29%) T-SQL
9 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
10 11 (32.35%) AngularJS
10 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (32.35%) Octopus Deploy
11 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET Core
11 10 (29.41%) Microservices
11 10 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (29.41%) HTML5
11 10 (29.41%) CSS3
11 10 (29.41%) Sass
11 10 (29.41%) TDD
11 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (29.41%) Scrum
12 9 (26.47%) SharePoint

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 9 (26.47%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) LAN
1 2 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (64.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (38.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (11.76%) Power BI
8 4 (11.76%) SSDT
9 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (2.94%) Big Data
10 1 (2.94%) DTS
10 1 (2.94%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.94%) webpack
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 19 (55.88%) .NET Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) SQL BI Developer
7 1 (2.94%) SSIS Developer
7 1 (2.94%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) .NET
2 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
2 16 (47.06%) CSS
2 16 (47.06%) HTML
3 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (38.24%) .NET Framework
5 11 (32.35%) AngularJS
5 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET Core
6 10 (29.41%) CSS3
6 10 (29.41%) HTML5
6 10 (29.41%) Sass
6 10 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (26.47%) RESTful
8 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (8.82%) jQuery
8 3 (8.82%) JSON
8 3 (8.82%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (8.82%) XML
9 1 (2.94%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (8.82%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.94%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (55.88%) MVC
2 13 (38.24%) Web Development
3 10 (29.41%) Microservices
3 10 (29.41%) Scrum
3 10 (29.41%) TDD
4 9 (26.47%) SOA
5 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (11.76%) Analytics
7 4 (11.76%) Database Optimisation
8 3 (8.82%) Data Management
8 3 (8.82%) ETL
8 3 (8.82%) OO
8 3 (8.82%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (8.82%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) C#
2 18 (52.94%) SQL
3 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
4 12 (35.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) MCSE
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) GDPR
2 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) Docker
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Tableau
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix
3 3 (8.82%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Capita
4 1 (2.94%) Dell
4 1 (2.94%) Forcepoint
4 1 (2.94%) Logi
4 1 (2.94%) Logi Analytics
4 1 (2.94%) Sophos