The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley 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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 20 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 1.12% 2.82% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.00% 13.16% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
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£500 £383 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.71% +17.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £29.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -16.42%
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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 Crawley region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5 38 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 5.62% 21.47% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 22 11
Average daily rate £400 £375 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +29.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £305 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Intranet
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) DTS
2 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (66.67%) Classic ASP
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) DTS
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Website Developer
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Support
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Classic ASP
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell