The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell 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 31 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 Bracknell 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 31 16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell - 1.58% 4.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 14.29% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £320
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
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
28 28 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 12.44% 11.07% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 20
Average daily rate £395 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.75% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £375 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
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 Bracknell

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Master Data Management
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Database Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Middleware
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Replication
4 2 (40.00%) Data Management

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (20.00%) Big Data
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Front Office
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
1 1 (20.00%) Military
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Data Integration Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
1 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Database Tuning
1 2 (40.00%) Master Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Revenue Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) MODAF
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Informatica
3 1 (20.00%) ESRI
3 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu