Period
to 23 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 100 107
Rank change year-on-year -33 +7 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 49 95 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.09% 1.96% 1.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.20% 8.00% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 81 83
Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +2.86% +8.53%
10th Percentile £273 £300 £276
90th Percentile £493 £475 £399
England median daily rate £410 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +9.33% -1.32% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £24.77
England median hourly rate £30.58 £45.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -32.06% +100.00% -25.00%

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 942 1,188 1,428
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.03% 24.45% 23.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 798 982
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £283 £281 £275
90th Percentile £550 £538 £530
England median daily rate £475 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 22
Yorkshire median hourly rate £32.75 £24.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.46% +29.73% +0.68%
10th Percentile £23.03 £13.50 £10.10
90th Percentile £42.28 £31.50 £28.53
England median hourly rate £31.15 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +13.27% -8.33% +9.09%

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 January 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 January 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 +1 49 £338 -6.25% 6
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (69.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (57.14%) SQL
4 21 (42.86%) .NET
4 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (40.82%) C#
5 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET
5 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
6 19 (38.78%) T-SQL
6 19 (38.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (32.65%) MVC
8 15 (30.61%) HTML
8 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
8 15 (30.61%) CSS
8 15 (30.61%) .NET Framework
9 14 (28.57%) TDD
9 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (28.57%) Web Development
9 14 (28.57%) RESTful
9 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (28.57%) HTML5
9 14 (28.57%) CSS3
9 14 (28.57%) Sass
9 14 (28.57%) AngularJS
9 14 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (28.57%) Octopus Deploy
9 14 (28.57%) Microservices
9 14 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (28.57%) 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 11 (22.45%) SharePoint
2 10 (20.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (12.24%) MS Exchange
3 6 (12.24%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (12.24%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.04%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) Skype
2 1 (2.04%) DMVPN
2 1 (2.04%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) HSRP
2 1 (2.04%) IPsec
2 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.04%) LAN
2 1 (2.04%) MPLS
2 1 (2.04%) SAN
2 1 (2.04%) SSL
2 1 (2.04%) VLAN
2 1 (2.04%) VPLS
2 1 (2.04%) VPN
2 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (69.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (38.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (24.49%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (22.45%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (10.20%) Power BI
9 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (8.16%) SSDT
10 2 (4.08%) DTS
10 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
10 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
11 1 (2.04%) QlikView
11 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (18.37%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (77.55%) Developer
2 21 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 15 (30.61%) SQL Developer
4 9 (18.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 9 (18.37%) Senior .NET Developer
4 9 (18.37%) Senior Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Lead .NET Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Lead Developer
5 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Developer
6 6 (12.24%) SSIS Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Technical Leader
7 3 (6.12%) Architect
7 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.12%) ETL Developer
7 3 (6.12%) SQL BI Developer
7 3 (6.12%) SSRS Developer
7 3 (6.12%) T-SQL Developer
8 2 (4.08%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.86%) .NET
2 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET
3 15 (30.61%) .NET Framework
3 15 (30.61%) CSS
3 15 (30.61%) HTML
4 14 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET Core
4 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (28.57%) CSS3
4 14 (28.57%) HTML5
4 14 (28.57%) RESTful
4 14 (28.57%) Sass
4 14 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.04%) jQuery
5 1 (2.04%) JSON
5 1 (2.04%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.04%) Clustering
1 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.65%) MVC
3 14 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (28.57%) Microservices
3 14 (28.57%) SOA
3 14 (28.57%) TDD
3 14 (28.57%) Web Development
4 13 (26.53%) Scrum
5 8 (16.33%) Migration
6 7 (14.29%) ETL
7 6 (12.24%) Analytics
8 5 (10.20%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (10.20%) Server Virtualisation
9 4 (8.16%) Data Modelling
9 4 (8.16%) Database Optimisation
9 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.12%) Data Management
10 3 (6.12%) Project Management
11 2 (4.08%) Data Migration
11 2 (4.08%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) SQL
2 20 (40.82%) C#
3 19 (38.78%) T-SQL
4 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) MCSE
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) CCNA
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.04%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) VMware
3 5 (10.20%) Tableau
4 2 (4.08%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco
5 1 (2.04%) Logi
5 1 (2.04%) Logi Analytics
5 1 (2.04%) RedGate