Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for SQL Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2016 over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 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 2016
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 114 90
Rank change year-on-year +14 -24 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2016 4 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.30% 0.45% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.53% 2.06% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Milton Keynes median daily rate £443 £463 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.16% -7.50% -
10th Percentile £411 £306 £475
90th Percentile £480 £563 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £450 £500
% change year-on-year -16.67% -10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

SQL Server 2016 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 261 389 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 19.65% 22.01% 22.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 174 155
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +9.59%
10th Percentile £250 £306 £263
90th Percentile £541 £500 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +7.10% +3.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - £37.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £33.50 £19.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +76.32% -28.30% +17.78%

SQL Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing SQL Server 2016 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2016 in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2016
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2016 in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2016 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SQL Server 2016.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Tableau
4 1 (25.00%) Task Parallel Library
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (25.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) JSON

SQL Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Azure Developer
1 1 (25.00%) DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) React
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) Task Parallel Library
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) MVVM
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) MCDBA
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau