The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Derbyshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 36 20 37
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.22% 1.57% 0.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.67% 11.76% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £260 £263 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.95% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
- -0.76%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
45 17 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.37% 13.39% 19.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 11 28
Average daily rate £275 £255 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% -36.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £325 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £15.39 - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server 2008
East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

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 Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Derby - 2 - - 2
Chesterfield - 1 £260 - 2
SQL Server 2008
East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 7 (77.78%) MVC
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) jQuery
4 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (55.56%) HTML5
5 5 (55.56%) HTML
6 4 (44.44%) CSS
6 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (44.44%) CSS3
7 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 2 (22.22%) TDD
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 2 (22.22%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
8 1 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (11.11%) BDD
8 1 (11.11%) RESTful
8 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (11.11%) REST
8 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) C# Developer
3 5 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
6 1 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (11.11%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (55.56%) HTML5
4 5 (55.56%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (44.44%) CSS3
6 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (11.11%) RESTful
7 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (11.11%) REST
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (11.11%) Ajax
7 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
7 1 (11.11%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft