Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 6 months to 22 November 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.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 45 58
Rank change year-on-year -4 +13 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.21% 1.51% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.86% 5.08% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 4
Merseyside median daily rate £451 £375 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.13% +13.21% +18.30%
10th Percentile £450 £359 £237
90th Percentile £451 £435 £447
North West median daily rate £381 £353 £350
% change year-on-year +8.16% +0.71% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - £24.00 -
North West median hourly rate - £24.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year - -28.36% +65.43%

SQL Server 2012 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 116 177 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 23.82% 29.60% 26.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 99 82
Merseyside median daily rate £398 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £300 £291 £223
90th Percentile £488 £500 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - £22.50 -
North West median hourly rate £42.75 £35.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +19.58% -10.63% +45.45%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing SQL Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Merseyside

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -6 1 £451 +20.13%
SQL Server 2012
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft