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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 8 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 27 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 13.30% 10.47% 6.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.45% 38.03% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 4
Median daily rate £350 £450 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £325 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £475 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.45 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+17.53% -13.46%

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
47 71 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 23.15% 27.52% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 52 15
Median daily rate £375 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £508 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017, 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 35 (54.69%) SQL
2 21 (32.81%) C#
3 20 (31.25%) .NET
4 18 (28.13%) Windows
5 16 (25.00%) Oracle
5 16 (25.00%) MVC
6 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET
7 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
8 12 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
8 12 (18.75%) Windows Server
9 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (17.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (15.63%) XML
10 10 (15.63%) HTML
11 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
11 9 (14.06%) Finance
11 9 (14.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (12.50%) Git (software)
12 8 (12.50%) EPiServer
12 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (12.50%) DB2
12 8 (12.50%) OO
12 8 (12.50%) CRM
12 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (10.94%) T-SQL
13 7 (10.94%) Subversion
13 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (9.38%) ITIL V3

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 5 (7.81%) Umbraco
2 4 (6.25%) CMS
2 4 (6.25%) ColdFusion
2 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.69%) Apache
3 3 (4.69%) IIS
4 2 (3.13%) EPiServer CMS
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.56%) DNN
5 1 (1.56%) Immediacy CMS
5 1 (1.56%) Kentico
5 1 (1.56%) SAS
5 1 (1.56%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) SAP BPC
2 2 (3.13%) OPENContractor
3 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Firewall
2 1 (1.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
2 11 (17.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (14.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (12.50%) DB2
4 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (4.69%) Informix
7 3 (4.69%) MySQL
7 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (3.13%) GIS
8 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.13%) QlikView
8 2 (3.13%) RavenDB
8 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.56%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.94%) Subversion
3 1 (1.56%) Moq
3 1 (1.56%) NUnit
3 1 (1.56%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.56%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Back Office
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (54.69%) Developer
2 11 (17.19%) .NET Developer
3 10 (15.63%) C# Developer
4 8 (12.50%) Applications Support
5 7 (10.94%) EPiServer Developer
6 6 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Python Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Sun Support
8 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (6.25%) ColdFusion Developer
8 4 (6.25%) DBA
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Sitecore Developer
8 4 (6.25%) SQL DBA
8 4 (6.25%) SQL Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.25%) .NET
2 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET
3 10 (15.63%) HTML
3 10 (15.63%) XML
4 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (9.38%) SOAP
6 5 (7.81%) .NET Framework
6 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (7.81%) CSS
6 5 (7.81%) CSS3
6 5 (7.81%) HTML5
6 5 (7.81%) JSON
6 5 (7.81%) XML Messaging
7 4 (6.25%) AngularJS
7 4 (6.25%) ColdBox
7 4 (6.25%) jQuery
8 3 (4.69%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (4.69%) ODBC
8 3 (4.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (4.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.69%) Data Extraction
2 3 (4.69%) Statistics
3 2 (3.13%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.13%) Fintech
3 2 (3.13%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.56%) Blog
4 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.13%) Windows
2 12 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (9.38%) Unix
5 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.13%) Linux
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) MVC
2 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (12.50%) CRM
2 8 (12.50%) OO
3 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.38%) Data Modelling
4 6 (9.38%) ETL
4 6 (9.38%) ITIL
4 6 (9.38%) ITIL V3
4 6 (9.38%) Release Management
5 5 (7.81%) Investment Management
5 5 (7.81%) Migration
5 5 (7.81%) Practice Management
6 4 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 4 (6.25%) Web Application Development
7 3 (4.69%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (4.69%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (4.69%) Scrum
7 3 (4.69%) Validation
7 3 (4.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (54.69%) SQL
2 21 (32.81%) C#
3 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.94%) T-SQL
5 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
5 6 (9.38%) Python
6 5 (7.81%) Java
7 4 (6.25%) CFML
8 3 (4.69%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.13%) Scala
9 2 (3.13%) VBScript
10 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) Degree
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.56%) MCAD
2 1 (1.56%) MCP
2 1 (1.56%) MCSD
2 1 (1.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.25%) XenApp
2 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.56%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Oracle
2 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.50%) EPiServer
4 6 (9.38%) Sitecore
4 6 (9.38%) Sun
4 6 (9.38%) Sybase
5 5 (7.81%) Citrix
5 5 (7.81%) Civica
5 5 (7.81%) VMware
6 3 (4.69%) IDERA
6 3 (4.69%) Perforce
6 3 (4.69%) SAP
6 3 (4.69%) Tableau
7 2 (3.13%) Capita
7 2 (3.13%) Ektron
7 2 (3.13%) Teradata
8 1 (1.56%) Alterian
8 1 (1.56%) iManage
8 1 (1.56%) Talend
8 1 (1.56%) Zend
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