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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - - 12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee - - 6.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £125
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.69 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+48.13% -8.92%
SQL Server 2008
Scotland

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
0 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee - 17.65% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Average daily rate - £325 £234
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +39.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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