The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee 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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 12 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 10.87% - 10.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.33% - 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£348 - £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -13.46%
SQL Server 2008
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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 Dundee region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
15 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 32.61% 47.37% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 5
Average daily rate £313 £250 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee 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
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) Java EE
4 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) XSLT
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Back Office
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) BPEL
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) Database Security
5 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) Java EE
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) BPEL
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Database Security
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle