The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 21 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 21 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.36% 6.72% 7.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.58% 26.80% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 5
Median daily rate £325 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £400 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.46 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.58 £23.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+40.11% -7.00%
SQL Server
North West

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
113 97 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 34.24% 25.06% 30.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 43 26
Median daily rate £325 £313 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -22.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 £18.46 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.24% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

SQL Server
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 within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 17 £325 +0.77% 15
Bootle +2 2 - -
SQL Server
North West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 42 (61.76%) SQL
2 36 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 33 (48.53%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (36.76%) Waterfall
5 22 (32.35%) CRM
6 21 (30.88%) Dynamics CRM
7 15 (22.06%) C#
7 15 (22.06%) .NET
8 11 (16.18%) Finance
8 11 (16.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (13.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (11.76%) Oracle
10 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET
10 8 (11.76%) Windows
10 8 (11.76%) ETL
11 7 (10.29%) MVC
11 7 (10.29%) DB2
11 7 (10.29%) Banking
11 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
12 6 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (8.82%) Test Scripting
12 6 (8.82%) Project Management
12 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (8.82%) CICS
13 5 (7.35%) Java
13 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
13 5 (7.35%) JIRA
13 5 (7.35%) Data Analysis

SQL Server
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 6 (8.82%) CICS
2 3 (4.41%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.94%) ColdFusion
3 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.47%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.47%) CMS
4 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (30.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Skype
2 1 (1.47%) Network Security
2 1 (1.47%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (13.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (10.29%) DB2
3 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.35%) Big Data
5 5 (7.35%) Hadoop
6 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.41%) Apache Hive
7 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.94%) MySQL
8 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.94%) Power BI
9 1 (1.47%) Essbase
9 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) JIRA
2 4 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.41%) Bugzilla
3 3 (4.41%) Hudson
3 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.41%) Subversion
4 2 (2.94%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.47%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.47%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.47%) YouTrack
General
1 11 (16.18%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Advertising
4 1 (1.47%) Back Office
4 1 (1.47%) Law
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (66.18%) Developer
2 31 (45.59%) Analyst
3 20 (29.41%) Analyst Developer
4 9 (13.24%) SQL Developer
5 8 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 7 (10.29%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.35%) CRM Developer
7 5 (7.35%) DBA
7 5 (7.35%) SQL DBA
7 5 (7.35%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior SQL Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.06%) .NET
2 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.88%) HTML
3 4 (5.88%) WCF
4 3 (4.41%) Hibernate
4 3 (4.41%) HTML5
4 3 (4.41%) Spring
4 3 (4.41%) Struts
4 3 (4.41%) Web Services
5 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.94%) jQuery
5 2 (2.94%) LINQ
5 2 (2.94%) WPF
6 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.47%) JSON
6 1 (1.47%) Middleware
6 1 (1.47%) SAML
6 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.94%) Clustering
2 2 (2.94%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.47%) User Experience
3 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Windows
2 4 (5.88%) Linux
3 3 (4.41%) Solaris
3 3 (4.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.94%) Unix
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) AIX
5 1 (1.47%) HPUX
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (48.53%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (36.76%) Waterfall
3 22 (32.35%) CRM
4 8 (11.76%) ETL
5 7 (10.29%) MVC
6 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (8.82%) Project Management
6 6 (8.82%) Test Scripting
7 5 (7.35%) Data Analysis
7 5 (7.35%) Migration
8 4 (5.88%) MapReduce
8 4 (5.88%) TDD
9 3 (4.41%) Change Management
9 3 (4.41%) Data Migration
9 3 (4.41%) ITIL
9 3 (4.41%) RAD
9 3 (4.41%) Time Management
9 3 (4.41%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (2.94%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 42 (61.76%) SQL
2 15 (22.06%) C#
3 5 (7.35%) Java
3 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.94%) CFML
6 2 (2.94%) Delphi
6 2 (2.94%) VB
7 1 (1.47%) C++
7 1 (1.47%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) Degree
1 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.94%) MCTS
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.47%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) HDFS
2 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.47%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.47%) Legato
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 36 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (2.94%) Tableau
4 1 (1.47%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.47%) HP
4 1 (1.47%) iManage
4 1 (1.47%) OpenText
4 1 (1.47%) SimCorp
4 1 (1.47%) Teradata
4 1 (1.47%) VMware
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Rate: £275 - £325 per day
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