Period
to 23 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 130 148
Rank change year-on-year -42 +18 -69
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 32 54 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.64% 1.28% 1.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.82% 5.49% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 44 35
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £339 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.70% -3.21% +7.69%
10th Percentile £249 £305 £225
90th Percentile £400 £438 £438
England median daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year +3.23% +1.97% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £14.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +32.91% -61.41%
England median hourly rate £33.50 £46.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year -27.57% +172.06% -38.55%

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 1,135 983 1,415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.84% 23.37% 24.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 808 631 1,007
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +0.65% +10.00%
10th Percentile £302 £288 £286
90th Percentile £538 £538 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 21
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +31.03% -34.09%
10th Percentile £15.13 £12.80 £12.00
90th Percentile £34.50 £34.85 £33.75
England median hourly rate £32.50 £29.81 £28.50
% change year-on-year +9.02% +4.60% +14.00%

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 July 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 July 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 -40 28 £375 +15.38% 8
North Yorkshire -4 4 £210 -37.78%
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (78.13%) C#
2 25 (78.13%) .NET
3 22 (68.75%) MVC
3 22 (68.75%) ASP.NET
4 20 (62.50%) CSS
4 20 (62.50%) HTML
5 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (56.25%) Web Development
7 17 (53.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
8 16 (50.00%) AngularJS
8 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
9 15 (46.88%) Microservices
9 15 (46.88%) HTML5
9 15 (46.88%) CSS3
9 15 (46.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (46.88%) TDD
10 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (37.50%) Vue.js
11 12 (37.50%) .NET Core
11 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (37.50%) SQL
12 9 (28.13%) Scrum
12 9 (28.13%) Sass
12 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET Core
13 7 (21.88%) TeamCity
13 7 (21.88%) T-SQL

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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) OPENHousing
1 1 (3.13%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (18.75%) npm
3 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) LAN
1 2 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (53.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.13%) Big Data
6 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (21.88%) TeamCity
3 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (18.75%) webpack
4 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.13%) Advertising
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.13%) Retail
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Developer
2 24 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 15 (46.88%) Senior .NET Developer
3 15 (46.88%) Senior Developer
4 13 (40.63%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (40.63%) C# Developer
5 12 (37.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 12 (37.50%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Report Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Sage 200 Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Sage Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (78.13%) .NET
2 22 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 20 (62.50%) CSS
3 20 (62.50%) HTML
4 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (46.88%) CSS3
6 15 (46.88%) HTML5
6 15 (46.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (37.50%) .NET Core
7 12 (37.50%) Vue.js
8 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET Core
8 9 (28.13%) Sass
9 6 (18.75%) .NET Framework
10 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 3 (9.38%) RESTful
11 2 (6.25%) jQuery
11 2 (6.25%) JSON
11 2 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) MVC
2 18 (56.25%) Web Development
3 15 (46.88%) Microservices
3 15 (46.88%) TDD
4 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (28.13%) Scrum
6 6 (18.75%) Agile Project Management
6 6 (18.75%) CQRS
6 6 (18.75%) Project Management
7 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.38%) SOA
9 2 (6.25%) OO
9 2 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.13%) Concurrent Programming
10 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (3.13%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) C#
2 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
3 12 (37.50%) SQL
4 7 (21.88%) T-SQL
5 6 (18.75%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Docker
2 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco
2 3 (9.38%) Citrix
2 3 (9.38%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Capita
3 1 (3.13%) Dell
3 1 (3.13%) Forcepoint
3 1 (3.13%) Sage
3 1 (3.13%) Sophos