The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Beaconsfield 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 18 April 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 Beaconsfield 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 4 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Beaconsfield 16.67% 14.29% 5.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.67% 100.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £260 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
- -0.76%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Beaconsfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Beaconsfield 25.00% 14.29% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £260 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server 2008
Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Beaconsfield

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Beaconsfield

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Beaconsfield

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Beaconsfield

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Beaconsfield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Beaconsfield 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) LINQ
4 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) SendGrid
5 1 (20.00%) MailChimp
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) Market Research

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Beaconsfield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Beaconsfield 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) LINQ
3 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) MDX
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (20.00%) Market Research
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Email Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SendGrid
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft