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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - - 29
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London - - 1.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+42.50% -23.07%
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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 Docklands, London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
32 26 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 20.25% 22.22% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 38
Average daily rate £475 £588 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.14% +30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £359 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) MVVM
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Tableau
3 2 (40.00%) Task Parallel Library
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) DTS
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) UI Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior UI Developer
2 2 (40.00%) UI Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Database Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) WPF
2 2 (40.00%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) MVVM
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) IronPython
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Tableau