The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 31 18
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell - 1.51% 0.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 10.81% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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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 £19.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-36.06% +1.66%
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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 Bracknell region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
15 37 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.98% 13.96% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 13
Average daily rate £390 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £375 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 28 August 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) MODAF
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) ESRI

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 1 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) MODAF
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ESRI
2 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle