The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 24 29 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.76% 0.66% 2.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.23% 2.04% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £325 £190 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.05% -55.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £42.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +48.13%

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 Brighton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
31 49 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 23.48% 32.45% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 17
Median daily rate £425 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £245 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.18% -15.38%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (75.00%) React
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Games
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Angular Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (50.00%) NoSQL Developer
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 3 (75.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft