The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
North West / Merseyside
Rank 36 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 5 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.60% 1.24% 2.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.25% 5.00% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Median daily rate £363 £400 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +100.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-36.47% -

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 Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
69 80 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 22.12% 24.84% 19.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 58 34
Median daily rate £375 £407 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.80% +28.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -18.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

SQL Server 2012
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SQL Server 2012 Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

SQL Server 2012
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -6 3 £375 -6.25%
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Sun
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (54.55%) Release Management
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL V3
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Practice Management
4 4 (36.36%) CRM
4 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Investment Management
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (27.27%) SAP BPC
5 3 (27.27%) IIS
5 3 (27.27%) Apache
5 3 (27.27%) SAP
5 3 (27.27%) ODBC
5 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
5 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) ETL
6 2 (18.18%) MVC
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) C#

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (27.27%) Apache
1 3 (27.27%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (18.18%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (18.18%) Power BI
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) OLAP
5 1 (9.09%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (9.09%) OLTP
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Applications Support
2 4 (36.36%) Sun Support
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) ODBC
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL V3
1 6 (54.55%) Release Management
2 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 4 (36.36%) Investment Management
2 4 (36.36%) Practice Management
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (18.18%) ETL
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Functional Programming
5 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Sun
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) SAP