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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 18 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 19 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.48% 8.68% 10.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.89% 33.33% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 11
Median daily rate £325 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+38.95% +2.17%
SQL Server
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
83 75 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 32.68% 26.04% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 25 27
Median daily rate £330 £323 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £135 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.28% +14.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 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.

1 23 (57.50%) SQL
2 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (37.50%) CRM
5 14 (35.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (30.00%) Waterfall
7 11 (27.50%) .NET
8 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (22.50%) C#
9 7 (17.50%) Migration
9 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (15.00%) MVC
10 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
10 6 (15.00%) Windows
10 6 (15.00%) ETL
11 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
12 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (10.00%) TDD
12 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
12 4 (10.00%) Web Development
12 4 (10.00%) WCF
12 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
12 4 (10.00%) Oracle
12 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
12 4 (10.00%) Finance
12 4 (10.00%) VMware
13 3 (7.50%) T-SQL

SQL Server
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 (7.50%) SAS
1 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) DHCP
1 2 (5.00%) DNS
1 2 (5.00%) DSL
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
1 2 (5.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (5.00%) MPLS
1 2 (5.00%) Network Security
1 2 (5.00%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (5.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.00%) Big Data
5 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.50%) Essbase
6 1 (2.50%) MySQL
6 1 (2.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.50%) Hudson
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.50%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
3 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
3 10 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 7 (17.50%) C# Developer
5 6 (15.00%) .NET Developer
6 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (10.00%) DBA
7 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
7 4 (10.00%) SQL DBA
8 3 (7.50%) CRM Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) .NET
2 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.00%) WCF
4 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (5.00%) jQuery
4 2 (5.00%) LINQ
4 2 (5.00%) WPF
5 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.50%) HTML
5 1 (2.50%) HTML5
5 1 (2.50%) JSON
5 1 (2.50%) Spring
5 1 (2.50%) Struts
5 1 (2.50%) Web Services
5 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Data Extraction
1 2 (5.00%) Digital Media
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Licensing
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Clustering
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.50%) NHS
2 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.00%) Solaris
3 2 (5.00%) Unix
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) CRM
3 12 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 7 (17.50%) Migration
5 6 (15.00%) ETL
5 6 (15.00%) MVC
6 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (10.00%) TDD
7 4 (10.00%) Web Development
8 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
8 3 (7.50%) ITIL
8 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Change Management
9 2 (5.00%) Data Mapping
9 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.00%) MapReduce
9 2 (5.00%) Software Licensing
9 2 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) SQL
2 9 (22.50%) C#
3 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.50%) Java
4 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.00%) Delphi
5 2 (5.00%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) MCTS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) HDFS
2 2 (5.00%) vSphere
3 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) vMotion
2 1 (2.50%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) Dell
3 2 (5.00%) HP
3 2 (5.00%) iManage
3 2 (5.00%) NETGEAR
3 2 (5.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (5.00%) Teradata
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix
4 1 (2.50%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.50%) OpenText
4 1 (2.50%) SimCorp
4 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.50%) Tableau
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