Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for SQL Server 2014 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2014 over the 6 months to 15 October 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 2014
England > North East
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 95 167
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2014 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.35% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
North East median daily rate - £305 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.92% +1.92%
England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £21.00 £45.00 £48.00
% change year-on-year -53.33% -6.25% +41.18%

SQL Server 2014 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 the North East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 270 223 621
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 22.28% 18.55% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 142 422
North East median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £287 £278 £251
90th Percentile £600 £556 £519
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 34
North East median hourly rate - £18.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -33.93% +55.69%
England median hourly rate £32.00 £30.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year +4.92% +7.02% +3.64%

SQL Server 2014
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing SQL Server 2014 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2014 in the North East

SQL Server 2014
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server 2014 in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2014 in the North East