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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 80 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 15 65 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.90% 4.14% 4.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.03% 18.68% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 46 32
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£240 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £356 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 8
Average hourly rate - £23.73 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%
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
298 348 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.79% 22.17% 20.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 192 137
Average daily rate £325 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £225 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 39
Average hourly rate £17.50 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.52% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.45 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £35.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -10.56%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +12 7 £155 -57.24% 3
Nottinghamshire -16 6 £325 +8.33% 17
Northamptonshire -21 1 £135 -48.57% 1
Leicestershire - - - - 2
SQL Server 2008
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (60.00%) SQL
3 23 (46.00%) .NET
4 21 (42.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (38.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
7 17 (34.00%) C#
8 15 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (26.00%) T-SQL
9 13 (26.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
11 10 (20.00%) Finance
11 10 (20.00%) HTML
11 10 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (20.00%) ETL
11 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
12 9 (18.00%) VB.NET
13 8 (16.00%) CSS
13 8 (16.00%) OLAP
13 8 (16.00%) XML
13 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
13 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (14.00%) Windows
14 7 (14.00%) Data Modelling
15 6 (12.00%) HP
15 6 (12.00%) Web Services
15 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
15 6 (12.00%) MVC

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.00%) IIS
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) VoIP
2 2 (4.00%) Intranet
2 2 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.00%) Wireless
3 1 (2.00%) DHCP
3 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (42.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (38.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (26.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (16.00%) OLAP
6 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (8.00%) OLAP Cube
8 4 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (4.00%) QlikView
10 1 (2.00%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (2.00%) Star Schema
10 1 (2.00%) VLDB
10 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (2.00%) ZAP BI
10 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Marketing
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Back Office
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (64.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) SQL Developer
3 11 (22.00%) .NET Developer
4 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (10.00%) SQL DBA
7 5 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 5 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (10.00%) DBA
7 5 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Data Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) MI Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (6.00%) Business Developer
9 3 (6.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Consultant
11 1 (2.00%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.00%) .NET
2 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (20.00%) HTML
4 8 (16.00%) CSS
4 8 (16.00%) XML
5 6 (12.00%) Web Services
5 6 (12.00%) WCF
6 5 (10.00%) Ajax
6 5 (10.00%) jQuery
7 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (6.00%) CSS3
8 3 (6.00%) HTML5
9 2 (4.00%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (4.00%) MDX
10 1 (2.00%) WinForms
10 1 (2.00%) JSON
10 1 (2.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) NHS
2 3 (6.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (6.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.00%) DTV
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (20.00%) ETL
3 7 (14.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (12.00%) MVC
5 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.00%) Analytics
6 4 (8.00%) Data Analytics
6 4 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (8.00%) Service Management
6 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.00%) OOP
7 2 (4.00%) OO
8 1 (2.00%) Logistics
8 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.00%) Migration
8 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.00%) Scrum
8 1 (2.00%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 30 (60.00%) SQL
2 17 (34.00%) C#
3 13 (26.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (18.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.00%) VBA
6 2 (4.00%) XAML
7 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) MCSE
2 1 (2.00%) MCSA
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) HP
3 4 (8.00%) Remedy
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) Telerik
4 1 (2.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) Dell
4 1 (2.00%) Avaya
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
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