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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 19 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham - 3.45% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 12.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £23.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+27.65% +2.17%
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 31 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 8.16% 26.72% 34.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 25 3
Median daily rate £313 £325 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -26.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £350 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £18.47 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.02% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

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