The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 30 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 15.54% 16.88% 21.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.82% 58.70% 55.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 19
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £199 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £22.63
% change year-on-year
-9.43% +17.12%
SQL Server
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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
51 46 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 26.42% 28.75% 38.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 27 30
Average daily rate £338 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £199 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £445 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.71 £22.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.06% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.75 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +1.65%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing SQL Server 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.

1 35 (71.43%) .NET
2 28 (57.14%) C#
3 25 (51.02%) Microsoft
4 21 (42.86%) HTML
5 19 (38.78%) JavaScript
6 18 (36.73%) SQL
6 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET
6 18 (36.73%) Umbraco
7 15 (30.61%) SharePoint
8 14 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (26.53%) HTML5
10 11 (22.45%) Degree
11 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (18.37%) Web Development
12 9 (18.37%) .NET Framework
12 9 (18.37%) jQuery
12 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
13 8 (16.33%) QA
13 8 (16.33%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (14.29%) MVC
15 6 (12.24%) Content Management
15 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (12.24%) NHS
15 6 (12.24%) CSS
15 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
15 6 (12.24%) VBScript
15 6 (12.24%) Oracle

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing SQL Server 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (36.73%) Umbraco
2 15 (30.61%) SharePoint
3 8 (16.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (8.16%) MS Project Server
4 4 (8.16%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (6.12%) IIS
6 2 (4.08%) CMS
6 2 (4.08%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) CTI
3 1 (2.04%) VoIP
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (8.16%) OLAP
6 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (4.08%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (4.08%) DB2
9 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (2.04%) DTS
9 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
9 1 (2.04%) Spotfire
9 1 (2.04%) QlikView
9 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) ERwin
1 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.12%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Local Government
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (65.31%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) Web Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Siebel Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) DBA
6 3 (6.12%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Project Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Siebel Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (4.08%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (4.08%) DB2 DBA
7 2 (4.08%) Server Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Data Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Project Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (71.43%) .NET
2 21 (42.86%) HTML
3 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET
4 13 (26.53%) HTML5
5 9 (18.37%) jQuery
5 9 (18.37%) .NET Framework
6 6 (12.24%) CSS
7 5 (10.20%) XML
8 4 (8.16%) Web Services
8 4 (8.16%) WCF
9 3 (6.12%) XSLT
10 2 (4.08%) XHTML
10 2 (4.08%) MDX
10 2 (4.08%) SOAP
10 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (4.08%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (2.04%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) NHS
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Replication
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) Web Development
1 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
2 7 (14.29%) MVC
3 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (12.24%) Content Management
4 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.12%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.08%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.08%) CRM
6 2 (4.08%) ETL
7 1 (2.04%) Change Management
7 1 (2.04%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.04%) Refactoring
7 1 (2.04%) Use Case
7 1 (2.04%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.04%) Time Management
7 1 (2.04%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) C#
2 19 (38.78%) JavaScript
3 18 (36.73%) SQL
4 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
4 6 (12.24%) VBScript
5 5 (10.20%) VB
6 4 (8.16%) Java
7 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) MCP
2 1 (2.04%) MCSD
2 1 (2.04%) MCDBA
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.04%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) Siebel
4 2 (4.08%) Sybase
4 2 (4.08%) CosmoCom
4 2 (4.08%) Actuate
5 1 (2.04%) Perforce
5 1 (2.04%) VMware
5 1 (2.04%) Veeam
5 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco
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