Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 23 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 (MS SQL)
Cheshire > Macclesfield
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 15 15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 0 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield - 4.71% 4.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 22.22% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Macclesfield median daily rate - £288 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.26% -4.62%
Cheshire median daily rate £325 £343 £363
% change year-on-year -5.11% -5.52% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Macclesfield median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £27.00 £14.86 £33.00
% change year-on-year +81.70% -54.97% -13.16%

SQL Server 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 Macclesfield with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Macclesfield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 5 18 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 8.77% 21.18% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 8
Macclesfield median daily rate £500 £500 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +61.16% -4.54%
10th Percentile £285 £273 £294
90th Percentile £630 £545 £383
Cheshire median daily rate £450 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Macclesfield median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £25.50 £14.86 £33.00
% change year-on-year +71.60% -54.97% +106.25%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Macclesfield

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Macclesfield

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Macclesfield