The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 12 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 2.13% 4.55% 0.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.69% 16.13% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £25.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -25.92%
SQL Server 2008
London

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 Docklands, London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
13 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 27.66% 28.18% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 17
Median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £615 £655
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.14% -8.28%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Docklands, London 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 Docklands, London

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

SQL Server 2008
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 6 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Error Analysis

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Error Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft