The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 20 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 13 31 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.40% 11.57% 5.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.49% 36.05% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 29 14
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£364 £323 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.79% -10.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £242 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £30.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-35.24% -12.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
51 86 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 25.12% 32.09% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 55 21
Average daily rate £364 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £245 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £403 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +5.17%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Basingstoke region.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
3 12 (75.00%) C#
4 11 (68.75%) SQL
4 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
4 11 (68.75%) XML
4 11 (68.75%) MVC
5 10 (62.50%) WCF
5 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (56.25%) Oracle
6 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
7 8 (50.00%) XSLT
7 8 (50.00%) Windows
7 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
8 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (37.50%) Finance
8 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
8 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 6 (37.50%) jQuery
9 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
10 4 (25.00%) HTML
10 4 (25.00%) CSS
10 4 (25.00%) CRM
10 4 (25.00%) CMS
10 4 (25.00%) Ektron
11 3 (18.75%) DSDM
11 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (25.00%) CMS
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (12.50%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) PowerCenter
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Automotive
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Web Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Informatica Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Informatica ETL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Architect
5 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
2 11 (68.75%) XML
3 10 (62.50%) WCF
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (50.00%) XSLT
5 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 6 (37.50%) jQuery
6 4 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (25.00%) CSS
7 3 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (18.75%) LINQ
8 2 (12.50%) Web Services
8 2 (12.50%) Classic ASP
8 2 (12.50%) Middleware
8 2 (12.50%) WinForms
9 1 (6.25%) SOAP
9 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (18.75%) DSDM
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) System Testing
4 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Ektron
3 2 (12.50%) Informatica
3 2 (12.50%) ESRI
4 1 (6.25%) Kalido
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