The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 21 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.06% 1.41% 3.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.54% 5.88% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £12.30 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+204.87% -67.20%
SQL Server 2012
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
52 68 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 26.53% 24.03% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 33 22
Median daily rate £375 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £325 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £550 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool region citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Liverpool region.

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Sun
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Release Management
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL V3
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) Practice Management
4 5 (50.00%) Investment Management
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (50.00%) CRM
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) IIS
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) SAP
5 3 (30.00%) ODBC
5 3 (30.00%) SAP BPC
6 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) MVC
7 1 (10.00%) OLTP
7 1 (10.00%) NHS
7 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (10.00%) .NET

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SAP BPC
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) OLAP
4 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (10.00%) OLTP
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Applications Support
2 5 (50.00%) Sun Support
3 4 (40.00%) Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (10.00%) NHS BI Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) ODBC
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL V3
1 6 (60.00%) Release Management
2 5 (50.00%) CRM
2 5 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 5 (50.00%) Practice Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Programming
4 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Sun
3 3 (30.00%) SAP