The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter 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 20 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 2.73% 0.82% 4.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.54% 4.00% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £300 - £255
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -22.93%
SQL Server 2008
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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 Exeter region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
26 25 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 23.64% 20.49% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 10
Median daily rate £350 £398 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +98.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £12.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% +61.78%
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 Exeter

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Exeter 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 Exeter

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

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 Exeter region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) PowerPivot
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) .NET

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) PowerPivot
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Information Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) MI Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft