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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 28 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 5 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.13% 3.02% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.93% 13.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate £400 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +31.57%
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
56 43 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 23.83% 21.61% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 23 12
Average daily rate £450 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2012.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) Release Management
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) OLTP
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) MS Access
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) SimCorp
5 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) MS Access
3 1 (16.67%) OLTP
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Business Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) CRM Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) OpenText
2 1 (16.67%) SimCorp