The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 73 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 8 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.69% 2.37% 2.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.44% 10.87% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 23 8
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£325 £350 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £252 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £387 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -7.14%
SQL Server 2008
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
180 230 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.45% 21.82% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 130 111
Average daily rate £325 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £301 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £448 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Average hourly rate £20.75 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.87% +10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.09 £30.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -5.51%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -13 6 £313 -16.10% 5
Beaconsfield - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Marlow - - - - 1
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (63.16%) .NET
3 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (52.63%) C#
5 9 (47.37%) .NET Framework
6 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
6 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
6 8 (42.11%) MVC
7 7 (36.84%) SQL
8 6 (31.58%) jQuery
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (31.58%) HTML
9 5 (26.32%) CSS
10 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
10 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
10 4 (21.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
11 3 (15.79%) WCF
11 3 (15.79%) LINQ
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (15.79%) HP
11 3 (15.79%) Migration
11 3 (15.79%) Web Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (10.53%) CMS
1 2 (10.53%) Papyrus
1 2 (10.53%) DNN
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) IPsec
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.26%) NAS
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (5.26%) DB2
7 1 (5.26%) OLAP
7 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (5.26%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) Moq
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.26%) ReSharper
3 1 (5.26%) MyEclipse
General
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
3 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) DBA
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (10.53%) MI Developer
3 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) .NET Framework
3 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
4 6 (31.58%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) jQuery
5 5 (26.32%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (21.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 3 (15.79%) Web Services
7 3 (15.79%) WCF
7 3 (15.79%) LINQ
8 2 (10.53%) MDX
8 2 (10.53%) Ajax
8 2 (10.53%) ADO.NET
8 2 (10.53%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
9 1 (5.26%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (5.26%) ICEfaces
9 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) MVC
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
2 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.53%) Web Development
3 2 (10.53%) SOA
4 1 (5.26%) ETL
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Data Security
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) RAD
4 1 (5.26%) OOD
4 1 (5.26%) TDD
4 1 (5.26%) Data Management
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.53%) VBA
5 2 (10.53%) Bourne shell
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.26%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) MCP
1 1 (5.26%) MCDBA
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) vSphere
2 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.26%) Nintex
3 1 (5.26%) EMC
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
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