Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 125 120
Rank change year-on-year -40 -5 -53
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 29 58 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.59% 1.37% 1.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.56% 5.81% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 37 55
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £325 £264 £262
90th Percentile £400 £475 £448
England median daily rate £412 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +2.88% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.25 - £14.30
10th Percentile £16.18 - £11.73
90th Percentile £19.73 - £15.86
England median hourly rate £21.50 £39.33 £45.00
% change year-on-year -45.33% -12.61% +36.36%

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 1,131 998 1,371
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.95% 23.51% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 795 663 945
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +7.80%
10th Percentile £301 £306 £282
90th Percentile £550 £529 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 10 21
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.82% +44.44% -18.97%
10th Percentile £12.63 £11.92 £12.25
90th Percentile £33.75 £35.95 £33.75
England median hourly rate £32.48 £30.63 £28.50
% change year-on-year +6.04% +7.46% +3.64%

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 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 17 October 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 -34 27 £375 +15.38% 8
North Yorkshire -2 2 - - 1
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (55.17%) .NET
3 15 (51.72%) C#
3 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET
4 13 (44.83%) SQL
4 13 (44.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (44.83%) Octopus Deploy
5 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (41.38%) Microservices
5 12 (41.38%) Vue.js
5 12 (41.38%) .NET Core
5 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (41.38%) HTML5
5 12 (41.38%) CSS3
5 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
5 12 (41.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 12 (41.38%) HTML
5 12 (41.38%) CSS
5 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
5 12 (41.38%) MVC
5 12 (41.38%) TDD
5 12 (41.38%) Web Development
5 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (34.48%) T-SQL
7 9 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (24.14%) TeamCity

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:

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.69%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (13.79%) MySQL
6 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
6 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
6 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
7 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
8 2 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (3.45%) Informix
9 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
9 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (3.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (24.14%) TeamCity
3 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
3 6 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (20.69%) webpack
4 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.90%) Advertising
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 16 (55.17%) Senior Developer
3 15 (51.72%) .NET Developer
4 13 (44.83%) Senior .NET Developer
5 11 (37.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (37.93%) C# Developer
5 11 (37.93%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 11 (37.93%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (20.69%) SSIS Developer
7 4 (13.79%) DBA
7 4 (13.79%) SQL DBA
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (10.34%) Data Engineer
8 3 (10.34%) MySQL DBA
8 3 (10.34%) Senior Data Engineer
8 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
9 2 (6.90%) ETL Developer
10 1 (3.45%) Report Analyst
10 1 (3.45%) Server Engineer
10 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) .NET
2 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET
3 12 (41.38%) .NET Core
3 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
3 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET Web API
3 12 (41.38%) CSS
3 12 (41.38%) CSS3
3 12 (41.38%) HTML
3 12 (41.38%) HTML5
3 12 (41.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 12 (41.38%) Vue.js
4 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Core
4 6 (20.69%) Sass
5 1 (3.45%) Pandas
5 1 (3.45%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Microservices
1 12 (41.38%) MVC
1 12 (41.38%) TDD
1 12 (41.38%) Web Development
2 9 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Project Management
4 6 (20.69%) CQRS
4 6 (20.69%) Project Management
4 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 5 (17.24%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
6 4 (13.79%) Migration
7 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.34%) ETL
7 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.90%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) C#
2 13 (44.83%) SQL
3 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
4 10 (34.48%) T-SQL
5 6 (20.69%) TypeScript
6 5 (17.24%) VBA
7 3 (10.34%) Python
8 1 (3.45%) Java
8 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) MCP
1 1 (3.45%) MCSA
1 1 (3.45%) MCSE
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) VMware NSX
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.90%) Sage
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) RedGate
2 1 (3.45%) Tableau
2 1 (3.45%) VMware