The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 40 60 45
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 36 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.40% 1.85% 2.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.18% 7.32% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 14
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£338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £400 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+42.50% -23.07%
SQL Server 2008
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
198 205 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 24.21% 25.28% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 122 51
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £425 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Average hourly rate £23.25 £22.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -36.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
Cambridge 0 10 £319 +8.05% 4
Peterborough +4 7 £425 +54.54% 4
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (38.18%) Windows
3 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (30.91%) SQL
5 16 (29.09%) .NET
5 16 (29.09%) C#
5 16 (29.09%) Hadoop
5 16 (29.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 16 (29.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (27.27%) E-Commerce
6 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (25.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (25.45%) MS Exchange
7 14 (25.45%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (23.64%) Firewall
9 12 (21.82%) MVC
9 12 (21.82%) TDD
9 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (20.00%) SharePoint
10 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 11 (20.00%) Apache Hive
10 11 (20.00%) MapReduce
10 11 (20.00%) Apache Pig
10 11 (20.00%) Git (software)
11 10 (18.18%) Windows 7
11 10 (18.18%) Hyper-V
11 10 (18.18%) Change Control
11 10 (18.18%) Active Directory

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 14 (25.45%) MS Exchange
1 14 (25.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (20.00%) Apache Pig
2 11 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 10 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (9.09%) CMS
5 4 (7.27%) Apache Solr
5 4 (7.27%) IIS
5 4 (7.27%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.82%) Lync
7 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Tridion
2 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.64%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.64%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) Firewall
2 9 (16.36%) Wireless
2 9 (16.36%) LAN
2 9 (16.36%) WAN
3 8 (14.55%) SAN
4 3 (5.45%) Intranet
5 1 (1.82%) Internet
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.82%) DHCP
5 1 (1.82%) FTP
5 1 (1.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (29.09%) Hadoop
2 16 (29.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (25.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (20.00%) Apache Hive
5 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (10.91%) Data Mining
7 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (7.27%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (7.27%) EDRMS
9 2 (3.64%) MySQL
9 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
9 2 (3.64%) Big Data
10 1 (1.82%) RavenDB
10 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.82%) DTS
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 11 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.91%) NUnit
4 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (7.27%) MSBuild
5 4 (7.27%) Subversion
5 4 (7.27%) JIRA
5 4 (7.27%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.82%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (1.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Developer
2 16 (29.09%) Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 9 (16.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) Hadoop Developer
6 6 (10.91%) WPF Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Support Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) Data Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) Web Developer
8 4 (7.27%) DBA
8 4 (7.27%) SQL DBA
8 4 (7.27%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Implementation Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Server Support
10 2 (3.64%) Consultant
10 2 (3.64%) Applications Support
10 2 (3.64%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.09%) .NET
2 7 (12.73%) WCF
3 6 (10.91%) WPF
3 6 (10.91%) jQuery
3 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (10.91%) Entity Framework
3 6 (10.91%) Razor View Engine
3 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET
3 6 (10.91%) HTML
3 6 (10.91%) .NET Framework
4 5 (9.09%) CSS
5 2 (3.64%) Web Services
6 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) HP Storage
2 6 (10.91%) Clustering
3 1 (1.82%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.18%) Windows
2 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (18.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 13 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (21.82%) TDD
4 12 (21.82%) MVC
5 11 (20.00%) MapReduce
6 10 (18.18%) Change Control
7 9 (16.36%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (14.55%) Network Management
9 6 (10.91%) MVVM
9 6 (10.91%) Load Testing
10 5 (9.09%) Data Analysis
11 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
12 3 (5.45%) CRM
12 3 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (5.45%) ITIL
13 2 (3.64%) ERP
13 2 (3.64%) Content Management
13 2 (3.64%) Migration
13 2 (3.64%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) SQL
2 16 (29.09%) C#
3 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.91%) Pascal
4 6 (10.91%) Delphi
5 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) MCSE
1 1 (1.82%) MCSA
1 1 (1.82%) MCDBA
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 10 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 6 (10.91%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.64%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Cisco
1 9 (16.36%) HP
2 8 (14.55%) CA
3 6 (10.91%) Oracle
3 6 (10.91%) Citrix
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.09%) VMware
5 2 (3.64%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.82%) NetApp
6 1 (1.82%) Altiris
6 1 (1.82%) Google
6 1 (1.82%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.82%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.82%) Exinda
6 1 (1.82%) Rackspace
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Rate: £175 - 250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 18 days ago