Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 98 94
Rank change year-on-year -10 -4 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2016 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.44% 0.36% 0.070%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.73% 2.49% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Milton Keynes median daily rate £406 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £309 £478 £375
90th Percentile £494 £523 £425
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £406 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -18.75% +25.00% -
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 404 201 380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 25.41% 14.31% 26.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 105 195
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +18.08%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £300
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - £13.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £48.50 £19.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year +155.26% +24.59% -41.35%

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

SQL Server 2016
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2016 in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) CCSP
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) CRM
4 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) ETL

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 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Big Data
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Database Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Database Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Vista
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
3 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
4 3 (42.86%) CRM
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) ETL
4 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) CCSP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) MCITP
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
1 3 (42.86%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) StorageTek
3 1 (14.29%) Sun