The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 27 28 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 4.31% 1.69% 2.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.52% 4.84% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
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£261 £315 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.06% -24.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £307 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £323 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £32.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-28.46% +13.04%
SQL Server 2008
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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 Bradford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
62 62 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 29.67% 35.03% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 34 29
Average daily rate £255 £250 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -2.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +5.00%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (46.15%) C#
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (30.77%) ETL
6 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) MVC
6 4 (30.77%) NHS
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (23.08%) WCF
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 3 (23.08%) OO
8 2 (15.38%) Windows
8 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
8 2 (15.38%) DTS
8 2 (15.38%) Project Management
8 2 (15.38%) Database Security
8 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
8 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (15.38%) DTS
6 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Developer
3 3 (23.08%) SQL DBA
3 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
3 3 (23.08%) DBA
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) WCF
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (7.69%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) Ajax
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) NHS
2 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ETL
1 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MVC
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Database Security
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) System Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) EPiServer
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