The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham - - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -25.92%
SQL Server 2008
North East

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 Durham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
8 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 11.27% 18.29% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 3
Median daily rate £338 £400 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £275 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £425 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £18.47 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Durham 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 Durham

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Durham

SQL Server 2008
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 2 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 Durham region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (100.00%) WSUS
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Software Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) VBScript
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Durham 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) Software Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Software Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) WSUS
2 4 (80.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP