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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 57 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 13 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.53% 1.06% 1.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.55% 3.83% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 2
Median daily rate £275 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +6.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £290 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £425 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.60% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £26.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+62.26% -7.63%

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
152 261 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.92% 27.56% 19.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 147 114
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gerrards Cross - 5 £275 -
Milton Keynes +2 4 £490 +15.29% 2
Beaconsfield - 3 £275 -
Marlow - 3 £300 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (61.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (52.38%) .NET
4 10 (47.62%) Symantec
5 9 (42.86%) Windows
6 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 7 (33.33%) C#
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (33.33%) Marketing
6 7 (33.33%) Android
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (28.57%) Skype for Business
7 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
7 6 (28.57%) WSUS
7 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (28.57%) Skype
7 6 (28.57%) AirWatch
7 6 (28.57%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 6 (28.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 6 (28.57%) Data Centre Operations
7 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 6 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (28.57%) MobileIron

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 6 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (28.57%) DHCP
1 6 (28.57%) DNS
1 6 (28.57%) LAN
1 6 (28.57%) Skype
1 6 (28.57%) SMTP
1 6 (28.57%) WAN
2 5 (23.81%) Extranet
2 5 (23.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (61.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.76%) Big Data
5 1 (4.76%) BigQuery
5 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) Power BI
5 1 (4.76%) Spotfire
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Active Directory Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Developer
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) C# Developer
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Workflow Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) DBA
6 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
6 2 (9.52%) SSIS Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (28.57%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) Ajax
4 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (23.81%) HTML5
4 5 (23.81%) jQuery
4 5 (23.81%) Razor View Engine
4 5 (23.81%) XML
5 3 (14.29%) WinForms
6 2 (9.52%) MDX
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.76%) SOAP
7 1 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Android
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre Operations
1 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 6 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
1 6 (28.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 6 (28.57%) MVC
1 6 (28.57%) TDD
1 6 (28.57%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
3 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) Workflow
3 4 (19.05%) Workflow Development
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) BDD
5 1 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) AirWatch
1 6 (28.57%) NetBackup
1 6 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (28.57%) WSUS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Symantec
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) HP
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) MobileIron
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Apple
3 1 (4.76%) IDERA
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Splunk
3 1 (4.76%) Tableau