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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England / East Midlands
Rank 78 66 69
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 12 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.83% 1.90% 1.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.63% 8.96% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 14
Median daily rate £340 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £440 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £42.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +48.13%

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
331 335 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.91% 21.19% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 189 186
Median daily rate £315 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £497 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Median hourly rate £18.75 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -37.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.95 £24.40 £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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 -17 4 £281 -30.12% 1
Derbyshire - 4 £406 -
Nottinghamshire +6 3 £340 -24.44% 4
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (79.49%) SQL
3 25 (64.10%) Microsoft
4 17 (43.59%) T-SQL
5 16 (41.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (35.90%) C#
7 13 (33.33%) .NET
7 13 (33.33%) Windows
7 13 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
8 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
9 11 (28.21%) ITIL
9 11 (28.21%) jQuery
10 10 (25.64%) VMware
10 10 (25.64%) HTML
10 10 (25.64%) MVC
10 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
11 9 (23.08%) CSS
11 9 (23.08%) XML
11 9 (23.08%) .NET Framework
11 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (23.08%) Ajax
12 8 (20.51%) SCCM
12 8 (20.51%) Web Services
12 8 (20.51%) NetApp
13 7 (17.95%) XSD
13 7 (17.95%) XSLT
13 7 (17.95%) XHTML

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 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (41.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
8 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (5.13%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (5.13%) Power BI
9 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (2.56%) DB2
9 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Subversion
1 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) Lombardi
3 1 (2.56%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.56%) YouTrack
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) C# Developer
3 10 (25.64%) SQL Developer
4 9 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 9 (23.08%) Senior Developer
5 8 (20.51%) .NET Software Developer
5 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (20.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (20.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (20.51%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Desktop Engineer
5 8 (20.51%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Senior .NET Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Senior C# Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Senior Software Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Senior SQL Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) .NET
2 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 11 (28.21%) jQuery
4 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (25.64%) HTML
5 9 (23.08%) .NET Framework
5 9 (23.08%) Ajax
5 9 (23.08%) CSS
5 9 (23.08%) XML
6 8 (20.51%) Web Services
7 7 (17.95%) SOAP
7 7 (17.95%) XHTML
7 7 (17.95%) XSD
7 7 (17.95%) XSLT
8 2 (5.13%) JSON
8 2 (5.13%) WCF
9 1 (2.56%) MDX
9 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 1 (2.56%) Silverlight
9 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) iPad
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) ITIL
2 10 (25.64%) MVC
3 6 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.69%) CRM
5 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.69%) ETL
6 2 (5.13%) Change Control
6 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.13%) Data Management
6 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.13%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 2 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.13%) SDLC
6 2 (5.13%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (5.13%) Statistics
6 2 (5.13%) Time Management
7 1 (2.56%) Database Security
7 1 (2.56%) ETL Development
7 1 (2.56%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) SQL
2 17 (43.59%) T-SQL
3 14 (35.90%) C#
4 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.26%) Java
6 2 (5.13%) VBA
7 1 (2.56%) PHP
7 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) CCNA
1 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.13%) MCSE
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.56%) MCP
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.13%) Terminal Server
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) XenApp
2 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.64%) VMware
3 8 (20.51%) NetApp
4 3 (7.69%) hybris
5 2 (5.13%) Citrix
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle
6 1 (2.56%) DevExpress
6 1 (2.56%) IBM
6 1 (2.56%) Sencha
6 1 (2.56%) Telerik
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