The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for SQL Server 2012 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 33 36 27
Rank change year-on-year +3 -9  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.39% 0.40% 1.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.92% 1.15% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £313 - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -4.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -36.47% +157.57%  

SQL Server 2012 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 52 87 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 20.08% 34.94% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 74 26
Median daily rate £375 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Liverpool

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Liverpool

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) OLTP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

SQL Server 2012
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) OLAP
2 1 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (33.33%) OLTP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft