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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell - - 1.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £275
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 £42.50 £28.69 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+48.13% -8.92%
SQL Server 2008
Berkshire

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
40 21 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 13.65% 7.61% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 21
Average daily rate £428 £287 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.26% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £125 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £478 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Average hourly rate £13.15 £39.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.70% +163.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.71 £30.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £125.00 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Star Schema
2 2 (66.67%) OLAP
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) PVCS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) X-Windows

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) OLAP
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) PVCS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Data Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Junior
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle