The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oldham 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 3 months to 29 March 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)
Manchester / Oldham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oldham - - 3.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £343
% change year-on-year - +2.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +66.66% -30.76%  

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oldham with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Oldham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oldham 14.29% 12.50% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £283 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oldham citing SQL Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Oldham

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oldham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Oldham

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oldham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Oldham