The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Basingstoke region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 17 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 12 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.32% 9.92% 5.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.22% 28.09% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 11
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£365 £290 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.86% -27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £233 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -25.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
54 89 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 28.42% 35.32% 19.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 58 17
Average daily rate £373 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £245 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £425 £450
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 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
SQL Server 2008
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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 30 July 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 13 (81.25%) .NET
3 11 (68.75%) C#
4 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 10 (62.50%) XML
4 10 (62.50%) MVC
5 9 (56.25%) WCF
5 9 (56.25%) Oracle
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (50.00%) XSLT
6 8 (50.00%) Windows
6 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (37.50%) jQuery
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
8 5 (31.25%) Finance
9 4 (25.00%) CRM
9 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
10 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
10 3 (18.75%) CMS
10 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
10 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (18.75%) HTML
10 3 (18.75%) CSS
10 3 (18.75%) Ektron
10 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) CMS
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (12.50%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
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 10g
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
4 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) Automotive
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# 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%) Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Architect
5 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Informatica ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 10 (62.50%) XML
3 9 (56.25%) WCF
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (50.00%) XSLT
5 6 (37.50%) jQuery
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
7 3 (18.75%) HTML
7 3 (18.75%) CSS
8 2 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (12.50%) Middleware
8 2 (12.50%) Classic ASP
8 2 (12.50%) Web Services
8 2 (12.50%) LINQ
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 10 (62.50%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) System Testing
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) DSDM
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) 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 3 (18.75%) Ektron
3 2 (12.50%) Informatica
3 2 (12.50%) ESRI
4 1 (6.25%) Kalido
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 5 days ago