The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
North West / Cheshire
Rank 41 63 51
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 7 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.42% 1.01% 1.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.14% 7.32% 9.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 9
Median daily rate £350 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £525 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.08% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
114 123 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.17% 13.84% 19.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 88 83
Median daily rate £403 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £194 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £455 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £36.00
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 Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
Warrington - 4 £363 - 3
Chester +3 1 £325 -18.75%
Macclesfield -3 1 £300 -14.28%
SQL Server 2008
North West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) ETL
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
3 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
3 7 (53.85%) Database Mirroring
4 6 (46.15%) High Availability
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
4 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (38.46%) C#
6 4 (30.77%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 4 (30.77%) Cognos
6 4 (30.77%) Hyperion
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (23.08%) WPF
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) WinForms
7 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
7 3 (23.08%) Windows
7 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
8 2 (15.38%) JavaScript

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (30.77%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (15.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) DBA
2 4 (30.77%) SQL DBA
3 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Junior DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) WinForms
3 3 (23.08%) WPF
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) DHTML
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) MDX
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ETL
2 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (53.85%) Database Mirroring
3 6 (46.15%) High Availability
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
2 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
3 5 (38.46%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Cognos
2 4 (30.77%) Hyperion
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