Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 37 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2016 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 0.34% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Staffordshire median daily rate - £325 -
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £388 -
% change year-on-year +6.45% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £17.00 -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 67 71 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 25.28% 23.83% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 54 33
Staffordshire median daily rate £325 £325 £325
10th Percentile £263 £209 £263
90th Percentile £393 £385 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £378 £400
% change year-on-year +9.27% -5.63% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate £18.52 - £11.50
10th Percentile £17.71 - £11.25
90th Percentile £42.87 - £11.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £23.50 £24.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -4.08% +19.51% -18.00%