The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 28 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 2.42% 0.48% 3.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.20% 2.70% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Median daily rate £300 - £280
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 - £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £312
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -22.93%
SQL Server 2008
South West

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 Devon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
49 37 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 23.67% 17.70% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 19 16
Median daily rate £338 £399 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.36% +42.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £286 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £49.00 £21.00 £12.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% +61.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -23.07%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon 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 Devon

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Devon

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Exeter +1 3 £300 -
Plymouth - 1 £363 -
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Devon region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) IIS
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Internet
4 4 (44.44%) SCCM
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (33.33%) ETL
5 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (11.11%) PowerPivot
7 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
7 1 (11.11%) Web Development
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) Data Integration

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 4 (44.44%) IIS
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (11.11%) PowerPivot
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) DBA
2 3 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Information Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) MI Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 1 (11.11%) SSIS Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SSRS Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
1 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) VBA
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft