The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 43 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 29 39 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.31% 5.07% 2.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.12% 20.00% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 32 12
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£375 £306 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.44% +7.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £225 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £363 £311
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £31.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-7.45% +22.77%
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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
221 195 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 25.23% 25.36% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 145 117
Average daily rate £385 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.45 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.99% +57.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (68.09%) SQL
3 30 (63.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (42.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (40.43%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
7 16 (34.04%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (31.91%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (29.79%) C#
9 14 (29.79%) .NET
9 14 (29.79%) ETL
10 13 (27.66%) T-SQL
11 12 (25.53%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
13 10 (21.28%) Oracle
14 9 (19.15%) MySQL
14 9 (19.15%) OLAP
14 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2000
16 7 (14.89%) MVC
16 7 (14.89%) Migration
16 7 (14.89%) VB.NET
16 7 (14.89%) OLAP Cube
17 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC
17 6 (12.77%) HTML
17 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
17 6 (12.77%) Windows
17 6 (12.77%) Data Migration
17 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
18 5 (10.64%) Scrum

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.38%) Umbraco
2 3 (6.38%) LiveCycle
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.26%) CMS
4 1 (2.13%) Apache
4 1 (2.13%) JBoss
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) BIG-IP
1 1 (2.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (63.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (42.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (34.04%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (31.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (25.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (19.15%) MySQL
7 9 (19.15%) OLAP
7 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (14.89%) OLAP Cube
10 5 (10.64%) Oracle OLAP
11 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
11 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (8.51%) MS Access
11 4 (8.51%) DTS
12 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
13 2 (4.26%) QlikView
13 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (2.13%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.13%) Log4Net
4 1 (2.13%) Introscope
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Electronics
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.26%) Marketing
2 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.26%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) Developer
2 11 (23.40%) SQL Developer
2 11 (23.40%) SQL DBA
2 11 (23.40%) DBA
3 7 (14.89%) Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.64%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Administrator
5 5 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.51%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (6.38%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (6.38%) Programmer
8 2 (4.26%) Business Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (4.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.79%) .NET
2 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
3 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (12.77%) HTML
4 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 4 (8.51%) CSS
5 4 (8.51%) Web Services
5 4 (8.51%) WCF
6 3 (6.38%) jQuery
7 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.26%) XML
7 2 (4.26%) RESTful
7 2 (4.26%) MDX
7 2 (4.26%) Dojo
8 1 (2.13%) Ajax
8 1 (2.13%) Silverlight
8 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.13%) Middleware
8 1 (2.13%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.38%) Open Source
3 2 (4.26%) DTV
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (29.79%) ETL
3 7 (14.89%) MVC
3 7 (14.89%) Migration
4 6 (12.77%) Data Migration
4 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.64%) Scrum
5 5 (10.64%) Data Analysis
6 4 (8.51%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) TDD
7 3 (6.38%) V-Model
7 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.26%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.26%) CRM
8 2 (4.26%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 32 (68.09%) SQL
2 14 (29.79%) C#
3 13 (27.66%) T-SQL
4 7 (14.89%) VB.NET
5 5 (10.64%) Java
5 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.51%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.26%) VBA
7 2 (4.26%) VB
7 2 (4.26%) VB6
8 1 (2.13%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (8.51%) MCDBA
1 4 (8.51%) MCITP
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.28%) Oracle
3 4 (8.51%) Red Gate
4 3 (6.38%) Adobe
5 2 (4.26%) SAP
6 1 (2.13%) Siebel
6 1 (2.13%) CA
6 1 (2.13%) Tableau
6 1 (2.13%) F5
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