The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 33 47 46
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 18 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.51% 1.11% 2.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.50% 4.81% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 12
Average daily rate £356 £363 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +8.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £391 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.69 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+48.13% -8.92%
SQL Server 2008
East of 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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
144 104 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 28.07% 23.16% 35.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 46 129
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £226 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 14
Average hourly rate £56.00 £36.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £21.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £41.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Essex

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Chelmsford - 3 £400 - 2
Chigwell - 3 £350 - 1
Colchester 0 1 £280 -29.55%
Brentwood - 1 £363 - 1
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (84.38%) SQL
3 15 (46.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 11 (34.38%) C#
6 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (28.13%) Data Migration
7 9 (28.13%) Migration
7 9 (28.13%) .NET
7 9 (28.13%) ETL
8 8 (25.00%) Clustering
8 8 (25.00%) Data Quality
9 7 (21.88%) High Availability
9 7 (21.88%) Validation
9 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (21.88%) Data Analysis
9 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
10 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (15.63%) Database Mirroring
11 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
11 5 (15.63%) SCOM
11 5 (15.63%) LINQ
11 5 (15.63%) jQuery
11 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
11 5 (15.63%) HTML5
11 5 (15.63%) Oracle9i Database
11 5 (15.63%) Oracle
11 5 (15.63%) HTML
11 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) DHCP
1 2 (6.25%) DNS
1 2 (6.25%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (46.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
6 5 (15.63%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.38%) NUnit
2 3 (9.38%) Selenium
3 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (9.38%) Automotive
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Developer
3 9 (28.13%) DBA
3 9 (28.13%) SQL DBA
4 7 (21.88%) .NET Developer
5 6 (18.75%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
7 4 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (12.50%) ETL Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Administrator
8 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (9.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Data Migration Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Server Administrator
9 2 (6.25%) T-SQL Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
10 1 (3.13%) C# WPF Developer
10 1 (3.13%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) .NET
2 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
3 5 (15.63%) HTML
3 5 (15.63%) HTML5
3 5 (15.63%) jQuery
3 5 (15.63%) LINQ
4 4 (12.50%) WCF
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
5 3 (9.38%) Ajax
5 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (9.38%) CSS
5 3 (9.38%) CSS3
5 3 (9.38%) Entity Framework
5 3 (9.38%) XML
6 2 (6.25%) ADO.NET
7 1 (3.13%) Middleware
7 1 (3.13%) Web Services
7 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
1 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Data Migration
1 9 (28.13%) ETL
1 9 (28.13%) Migration
2 7 (21.88%) Data Analysis
2 7 (21.88%) High Availability
2 7 (21.88%) Validation
3 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (15.63%) Database Mirroring
5 4 (12.50%) Change Control
5 4 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 4 (12.50%) Database Security
5 4 (12.50%) TDD
6 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.38%) MVC
6 3 (9.38%) Scrum
7 2 (6.25%) Data Management
7 2 (6.25%) ETL Development
7 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
8 1 (3.13%) Kanban
8 1 (3.13%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 11 (34.38%) C#
4 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL
4 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
5 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) VBA
6 1 (3.13%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) SCOM
2 2 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) 3PAR
3 2 (6.25%) Citrix
3 2 (6.25%) HP
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Red Gate
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.13%) Tableau
Essex
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 23 days ago