The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 108 81 44
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -37
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 21 55 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.85% 2.01% 4.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.57% 8.65% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 93
Median daily rate £371 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £274 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £23.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -20.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -22.93%
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 of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
460 636 741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.64% 23.23% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 365 411
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 26 30
Median hourly rate £34.50 £38.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.21% -1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £14.85 £22.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -23.07%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Essex -2 8 £350 -16.41%
Hertfordshire -1 5 £375 -21.05% 6
Cambridgeshire -13 4 £371 +35.00% 4
Suffolk -5 3 £575 +61.97% 1
East Anglia - 1 £375 -
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East of England region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 54 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (74.07%) SQL
3 26 (48.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (35.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (33.33%) C#
6 16 (29.63%) T-SQL
6 16 (29.63%) .NET
7 15 (27.78%) Windows
7 15 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
8 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
9 13 (24.07%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET
9 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (22.22%) jQuery
10 12 (22.22%) Windows Server
10 12 (22.22%) CSS
11 11 (20.37%) HTML
12 10 (18.52%) MVC
12 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
13 9 (16.67%) Web Development
13 9 (16.67%) .NET Framework
13 9 (16.67%) ETL
14 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
14 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
14 8 (14.81%) Migration

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.70%) Documentum
5 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) IIS
6 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) DHCP
1 3 (5.56%) DNS
2 2 (3.70%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) Internet
2 2 (3.70%) NetScaler
2 2 (3.70%) Network Security
2 2 (3.70%) SAN
3 1 (1.85%) LAN
3 1 (1.85%) WAN
3 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (48.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (35.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (7.41%) SAP Data Services
9 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (5.56%) MySQL
11 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (3.70%) DB2
11 2 (3.70%) OLAP
11 2 (3.70%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
11 2 (3.70%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
11 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.85%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) NUnit
2 5 (9.26%) Selenium
3 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.70%) Subversion
4 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Advertising
2 2 (3.70%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.70%) Banking
2 2 (3.70%) Retail
2 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) Administrator
2 14 (25.93%) DBA
2 14 (25.93%) SQL DBA
3 11 (20.37%) .NET Developer
4 8 (14.81%) C# Developer
5 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (12.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (12.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 6 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (7.41%) Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Data Administrator
7 4 (7.41%) SAP Administrator
7 4 (7.41%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Business Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior DBA
8 3 (5.56%) Senior SQL DBA
8 3 (5.56%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.63%) .NET
2 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET
3 12 (22.22%) CSS
3 12 (22.22%) jQuery
4 11 (20.37%) HTML
5 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 8 (14.81%) Entity Framework
7 8 (14.81%) LINQ
8 7 (12.96%) Ajax
8 7 (12.96%) HTML5
9 6 (11.11%) Lambda Expressions
9 6 (11.11%) XML
10 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 5 (9.26%) CSS3
11 4 (7.41%) WCF
12 3 (5.56%) ADO.NET
13 2 (3.70%) JSON
13 2 (3.70%) MDX
13 2 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Clustering
2 3 (5.56%) Replication
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.70%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.70%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.70%) RIA
3 2 (3.70%) Robotics
3 2 (3.70%) User Experience
4 1 (1.85%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.85%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Windows
2 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) CentOS
6 1 (1.85%) Linux
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (18.52%) MVC
3 9 (16.67%) ETL
3 9 (16.67%) Web Development
4 8 (14.81%) Migration
5 6 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
6 5 (9.26%) Project Management
6 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.26%) TDD
7 4 (7.41%) CRM
7 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (5.56%) Change Control
8 3 (5.56%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Database Mirroring
8 3 (5.56%) ITIL
8 3 (5.56%) UML
8 3 (5.56%) Validation
9 2 (3.70%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 40 (74.07%) SQL
2 18 (33.33%) C#
3 16 (29.63%) T-SQL
4 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.70%) Java
6 2 (3.70%) PHP
6 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) MCSA
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) XenApp
3 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) RedGate
3 4 (7.41%) HP
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle
3 4 (7.41%) SAP
4 3 (5.56%) 3PAR
4 3 (5.56%) VMware
5 2 (3.70%) Blue Prism
5 2 (3.70%) Citrix
5 2 (3.70%) Kofax
6 1 (1.85%) arcserve
6 1 (1.85%) CA
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco
6 1 (1.85%) F5
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) Tableau
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