The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brentford 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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 21 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 1.92% 1.89% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.56% 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £340 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +14.65%
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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 Brentford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Brentford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
36 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 34.62% 20.75% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 11 13
Average daily rate £375 £406 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £320 £444
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £496 £592
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +22.76%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

SQL Server 2008
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) VMware