The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East / East Sussex
Rank 24 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.02% 0.42% 3.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.63% 1.45% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Median daily rate £403 £190 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+111.84% -55.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £190 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £190 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £42.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +66.66%

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 Sussex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
41 69 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 20.60% 28.87% 12.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 47 24
Median daily rate £403 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 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
Hove - 5 £414 -
Brighton +2 1 £325 +71.05%
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 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 Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (55.56%) MVS
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (55.56%) MATLAB
5 5 (55.56%) Mainframe
5 5 (55.56%) MS Office
5 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
5 5 (55.56%) VB
5 5 (55.56%) C++
5 5 (55.56%) Java
5 5 (55.56%) C
5 5 (55.56%) SAS
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (55.56%) Hadoop
5 5 (55.56%) R
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (55.56%) Big Data
6 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (44.44%) MVC
6 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
7 3 (33.33%) TDD
7 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (33.33%) Node.js

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 5 (55.56%) SAS
2 3 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (55.56%) Big Data
3 5 (55.56%) Hadoop
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Angular Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (33.33%) SAS Developer
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) NoSQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (33.33%) Node.js
3 3 (33.33%) React
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (55.56%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) MVS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) C
3 5 (55.56%) C++
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) MATLAB
3 5 (55.56%) R
3 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 5 (55.56%) VB
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft