The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 89 102 85
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 25 25 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.11% 0.97% 1.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.41% 5.57% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 26
Median daily rate £434 £374 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.05% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £330 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £29.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+44.06% +48.16%
SQL Server 2008
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
390 449 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.31% 17.43% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 263 192
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 0
Median hourly rate £9.50 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Berkshire region.

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 6 £360 -
Slough - 3 £225 - 1
Reading +5 2 - - 1
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (55.88%) SQL
3 16 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
5 14 (41.18%) Windows
5 14 (41.18%) Migration
6 11 (32.35%) VMware
6 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
7 10 (29.41%) T-SQL
8 9 (26.47%) SAP
8 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
8 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (23.53%) Oracle
9 8 (23.53%) Cisco
9 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
9 8 (23.53%) ETL
10 7 (20.59%) DNS
10 7 (20.59%) BAPI
10 7 (20.59%) Electronics
10 7 (20.59%) LSMW
10 7 (20.59%) SAP Data Services
10 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (20.59%) Data Conversion
10 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
10 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
11 6 (17.65%) Data Extraction
11 6 (17.65%) Data Migration
11 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (17.65%) Skype for Business

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (17.65%) Skype for Business
4 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
5 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (5.88%) IIS
6 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.94%) Apache
7 1 (2.94%) CMS
7 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (2.94%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) SAP FI
2 3 (8.82%) SAP APO
3 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
4 1 (2.94%) SAP MDM
4 1 (2.94%) SAP MM
4 1 (2.94%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) DNS
2 6 (17.65%) DHCP
2 6 (17.65%) LAN
2 6 (17.65%) SMTP
2 6 (17.65%) WAN
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (14.71%) Skype
4 4 (11.76%) VPN
5 3 (8.82%) Firewall
5 3 (8.82%) VoIP
5 3 (8.82%) Wireless
6 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.94%) Broadband
7 1 (2.94%) FTP
7 1 (2.94%) HTTP
7 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.94%) Internet
7 1 (2.94%) SAN
7 1 (2.94%) SSL
7 1 (2.94%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
3 7 (20.59%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.94%) MS Access
8 1 (2.94%) MySQL
8 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.94%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) LSMW
2 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (20.59%) Electronics
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Consultant
2 7 (20.59%) Data Consultant
2 7 (20.59%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) SAP Consultant
2 7 (20.59%) SAP Data Consultant
3 6 (17.65%) Data Migration Consultant
3 6 (17.65%) Migration Consultant
3 6 (17.65%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
3 6 (17.65%) SAP Migration Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Active Directory Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) VMware Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Windows Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Exchange Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) DBA
6 2 (5.88%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) BAPI
2 5 (14.71%) Web Services
3 4 (11.76%) .NET
4 3 (8.82%) CSS
4 3 (8.82%) HTML
5 2 (5.88%) jQuery
5 2 (5.88%) WCF
5 2 (5.88%) WPF
5 2 (5.88%) XML
6 1 (2.94%) LAMP
6 1 (2.94%) MAPI
6 1 (2.94%) Middleware
6 1 (2.94%) WebCenter
6 1 (2.94%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Data Conversion
2 6 (17.65%) Data Extraction
3 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
4 4 (11.76%) Data Structures
5 3 (8.82%) AS400
6 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.94%) FMCG
6 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
3 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (14.71%) Android
7 4 (11.76%) Linux
7 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.94%) CentOS
9 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Migration
2 8 (23.53%) ETL
3 6 (17.65%) Data Migration
3 6 (17.65%) Validation
4 5 (14.71%) Data Centre Operations
4 5 (14.71%) Data Cleansing
4 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 5 (14.71%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (14.71%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 5 (14.71%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 5 (14.71%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
5 3 (8.82%) Change Control
5 3 (8.82%) ERP
6 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.88%) ITIL
6 2 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) SQL
2 10 (29.41%) T-SQL
3 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
4 5 (14.71%) C#
4 5 (14.71%) VB
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.94%) GxP
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.94%) UAG
5 1 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) AirWatch
1 5 (14.71%) NetBackup
1 5 (14.71%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (14.71%) WSUS
2 1 (2.94%) cPanel
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) VMware
3 9 (26.47%) SAP
4 8 (23.53%) Cisco
4 8 (23.53%) Oracle
5 6 (17.65%) HP
6 5 (14.71%) MobileIron
6 5 (14.71%) Symantec
7 2 (5.88%) Citrix
7 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.94%) IBM
8 1 (2.94%) Infragistics
8 1 (2.94%) Kaspersky
8 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
8 1 (2.94%) Teradata
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