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 31 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 22 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 7 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 3.61% 0.97% 3.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.95% 8.33% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Average daily rate
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£335 £500 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.00% +30.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £500 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £19.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+51.28% -36.06%
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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
39 12 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 20.10% 11.65% 19.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 22
Average daily rate £335 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £511 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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 31 August 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
4 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 6 (60.00%) HTML5
4 6 (60.00%) CSS3
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (50.00%) MS Office
6 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
6 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (40.00%) Intranet
6 4 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (30.00%) Digital Media
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (20.00%) MVC
8 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
8 2 (20.00%) Big Data
8 2 (20.00%) Web Development
9 1 (10.00%) Degree

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (20.00%) Big Data
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) OLTP
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) DBA
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) HTML5
2 6 (60.00%) CSS3
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (20.00%) MVC
1 2 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) BMC