The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 79 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 15 47 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.99% 2.98% 3.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.15% 12.18% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 34 25
Median daily rate £325 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £227 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -3.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £23.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+27.65% +2.17%
SQL Server 2008
England

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 East Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
291 386 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 19.20% 24.45% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 231 157
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 28
Median hourly rate £14.50 £41.25 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.84% +28.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -8.33%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the East Midlands region.

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +3 8 £375 -6.25% 1
Derbyshire +4 4 £146 -52.29% 2
Nottinghamshire -17 2 £375 +7.14% 2
Lincolnshire -7 1 - - 1
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (72.09%) SQL
3 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
4 20 (46.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (44.19%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (37.21%) C#
6 16 (37.21%) .NET
6 16 (37.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (34.88%) ETL
8 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET
8 14 (32.56%) Kimball Methodology
9 13 (30.23%) OLAP
9 13 (30.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (27.91%) MVC
10 12 (27.91%) OLAP Cube
11 11 (25.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (25.58%) Dimensional Modelling
11 11 (25.58%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (18.60%) Retail
12 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (18.60%) HTML5
12 8 (18.60%) CSS3
12 8 (18.60%) CSS
12 8 (18.60%) HTML
12 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
12 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
13 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (13.95%) WCF
14 6 (13.95%) jQuery

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.98%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) ColdFusion
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.33%) JRun
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Firewall
1 3 (6.98%) LAN
1 3 (6.98%) WAN
1 3 (6.98%) Wireless
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (46.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 16 (37.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (30.23%) OLAP
4 13 (30.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (27.91%) OLAP Cube
6 11 (25.58%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (25.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (9.30%) DB2
9 2 (4.65%) Power BI
9 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (2.33%) DTS
10 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (2.33%) Looker
10 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.33%) Subversion
2 1 (2.33%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (18.60%) Retail
2 3 (6.98%) Marketing
3 2 (4.65%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 33 (76.74%) Developer
2 16 (37.21%) SQL Developer
3 13 (30.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 12 (27.91%) .NET Developer
5 10 (23.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (23.26%) C# Developer
6 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (13.95%) C# WCF Developer
6 6 (13.95%) SQL BI Developer
6 6 (13.95%) WCF Developer
7 4 (9.30%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 4 (9.30%) SSRS Developer
7 4 (9.30%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) OLAP Developer
8 3 (6.98%) SSIS Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
9 2 (4.65%) Active Directory Support
9 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) .NET
2 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET
3 8 (18.60%) CSS
3 8 (18.60%) CSS3
3 8 (18.60%) HTML
3 8 (18.60%) HTML5
4 6 (13.95%) jQuery
4 6 (13.95%) WCF
4 6 (13.95%) Web Services
4 6 (13.95%) XHTML
5 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (4.65%) Classic ASP
6 2 (4.65%) MDX
6 2 (4.65%) XML
7 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.33%) JSON
7 1 (2.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Algorithms
2 4 (9.30%) iSeries
3 3 (6.98%) NHS
4 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.65%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.33%) EPoS
5 1 (2.33%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (34.88%) ETL
3 14 (32.56%) Kimball Methodology
4 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (27.91%) MVC
5 11 (25.58%) Dimensional Modelling
6 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.98%) Data Management
8 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.65%) ITIL
9 2 (4.65%) SDLC
9 2 (4.65%) Server Building
9 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.33%) Database Security
10 1 (2.33%) Master Data Management
10 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.33%) People Management
10 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 31 (72.09%) SQL
2 16 (37.21%) C#
3 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
3 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
4 6 (13.95%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.65%) VBScript
6 1 (2.33%) Java
6 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.33%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco
3 2 (4.65%) Dell
3 2 (4.65%) IBM
3 2 (4.65%) Tableau
4 1 (2.33%) Adobe
4 1 (2.33%) arcserve
4 1 (2.33%) CA
4 1 (2.33%) HP
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