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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 76 75 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -27
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 18 7 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.32% 0.59% 3.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.63% 3.52% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 27
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£300 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £408 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -34.42%
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
320 199 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.39% 16.69% 18.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 130 116
Average daily rate £388 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £237 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £428 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +32.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

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 4 September 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 0 14 £375 +20.00% 3
Marlow - 1 £263 - 1
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (63.64%) .NET
2 28 (63.64%) SQL
3 25 (56.82%) C#
4 17 (38.64%) T-SQL
4 17 (38.64%) Web Services
4 17 (38.64%) .NET Framework
4 17 (38.64%) WCF
4 17 (38.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET
6 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (27.27%) Unit Testing
8 11 (25.00%) HTML
9 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
9 10 (22.73%) MVC
10 9 (20.45%) VMware
10 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (20.45%) SOA
11 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
11 8 (18.18%) CSS
11 8 (18.18%) IIS
11 8 (18.18%) Visual Studio
11 8 (18.18%) XML
11 8 (18.18%) Windows
11 8 (18.18%) jQuery
11 8 (18.18%) Razor View Engine
12 7 (15.91%) Fiddler
12 7 (15.91%) Wireshark
12 7 (15.91%) Clustering
12 7 (15.91%) XSD

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 8 (18.18%) IIS
2 7 (15.91%) Apache
2 7 (15.91%) MQSeries
2 7 (15.91%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (11.36%) Lync
3 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.27%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) Wireshark
2 3 (6.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (6.82%) DWDM
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (38.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.09%) MySQL
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.27%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.27%) OLAP
7 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.91%) Fiddler
3 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.27%) Subversion
5 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (15.91%) C# Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Consultant
3 7 (15.91%) DBA
3 7 (15.91%) SQL DBA
3 7 (15.91%) BizTalk Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (11.36%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Programmer
6 2 (4.55%) Database Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (63.64%) .NET
2 17 (38.64%) Web Services
2 17 (38.64%) .NET Framework
2 17 (38.64%) WCF
3 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET
4 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (25.00%) HTML
6 8 (18.18%) jQuery
6 8 (18.18%) Razor View Engine
6 8 (18.18%) CSS
6 8 (18.18%) XML
7 7 (15.91%) XSD
7 7 (15.91%) XSLT
7 7 (15.91%) MSMQ
7 7 (15.91%) EDI
8 6 (13.64%) Entity Framework
8 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
9 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (11.36%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (11.36%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Clustering
2 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.82%) Blog
3 3 (6.82%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.55%) Replication
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.27%) Telematics
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Unit Testing
2 10 (22.73%) MVC
3 9 (20.45%) SOA
4 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.36%) CRM
5 5 (11.36%) High Availability
6 4 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (9.09%) ITIL
6 4 (9.09%) OOP
6 4 (9.09%) OO
6 4 (9.09%) Project Management
6 4 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.82%) Change Management
7 3 (6.82%) TOGAF
7 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.82%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.82%) MVVM
7 3 (6.82%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (63.64%) SQL
2 25 (56.82%) C#
3 17 (38.64%) T-SQL
4 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.91%) PL/SQL
6 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
7 4 (9.09%) C++
8 1 (2.27%) VBScript
8 1 (2.27%) VB
8 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.27%) XAML
8 1 (2.27%) Bourne shell
8 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
1 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) MCSA
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.55%) MCTS
3 2 (4.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
1 3 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (11.36%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) SCOM
2 4 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (6.82%) EMC VPLEX
3 3 (6.82%) OpenView
3 3 (6.82%) OVSD
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) VMware
3 6 (13.64%) HP
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle
5 3 (6.82%) Brocade
5 3 (6.82%) Remedy
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix
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