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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 41 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 11 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.92% 2.70% 2.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.43% 12.23% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 14
Median daily rate £375 £281 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £216 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £390 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £23.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.85% +6.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £29.50 £19.96
% change year-on-year
+44.06% +47.83%
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
148 188 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 25.83% 22.09% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 104 125
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £23.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.85% +4.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 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 27 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridge +23 9 £375 +25.00% 3
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (89.47%) SQL
3 13 (68.42%) .NET
4 11 (57.89%) C#
4 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
6 9 (47.37%) Windows
7 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 8 (42.11%) T-SQL
7 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
8 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
8 7 (36.84%) Oracle
8 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (36.84%) Scrum
8 7 (36.84%) Visual Studio
9 6 (31.58%) SOA
9 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
9 6 (31.58%) API Design
9 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (31.58%) RESTful
10 5 (26.32%) TeamCity
10 5 (26.32%) Degree
10 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (21.05%) jQuery
11 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (21.05%) HTML
11 4 (21.05%) JavaScript

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (5.26%) Alfresco
1 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SDL Web 8
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
4 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
8 1 (5.26%) DTS
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (5.26%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Visual Studio
2 5 (26.32%) TeamCity
3 3 (15.79%) Subversion
4 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.53%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (5.26%) NUnit
5 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) DBA
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
5 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Data Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SSRS Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) UAT Tester
6 1 (5.26%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
3 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
4 6 (31.58%) RESTful
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (21.05%) CSS
5 4 (21.05%) HTML
5 4 (21.05%) jQuery
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
8 1 (5.26%) Lambda Expressions
8 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (36.84%) Scrum
2 6 (31.58%) API Design
2 6 (31.58%) SOA
3 4 (21.05%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) High Availability
5 2 (10.53%) Information Management
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) ETL
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) T-SQL
4 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
5 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.79%) PHP
7 2 (10.53%) Perl
7 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
7 2 (10.53%) Python
7 2 (10.53%) Ruby
7 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
8 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCDBA
3 1 (5.26%) MCITP
3 1 (5.26%) OCP
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.26%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Cognos
4 1 (5.26%) SAP