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 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South West / Devon
Rank - 37 36
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon - 1.51% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 5.48% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £188 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £42.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +48.13%

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
56 73 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 20.07% 27.55% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 61 43
Median daily rate £448 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £290 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £408 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

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

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (40.00%) ISO 14001
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling

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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DBA
1 4 (80.00%) SQL DBA
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (40.00%) Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Business Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 14001
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware