The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 41 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.53% 0.82% 4.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.53% 5.56% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 13
Median daily rate £275 £275 £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £355 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -25.92%
SQL Server 2008
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
57 54 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 14.58% 14.75% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 43 52
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £375 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 11
Median hourly rate £19.00 £9.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.11% -77.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) ETL
3 4 (50.00%) SAP
3 4 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
5 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Finance

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Data Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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