The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough 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 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 26 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.67% - 5.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.69% - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£419 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.72% +18.18%
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 Farnborough region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
26 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 21.67% 18.75% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 3
Average daily rate £413 £360 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £292 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £385 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.52%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (55.56%) IP Telephony
3 5 (55.56%) Telemarketing
3 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 5 (55.56%) IVR
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) PBX
3 5 (55.56%) VoIP
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
5 3 (33.33%) Legal
5 3 (33.33%) ISDN
5 3 (33.33%) BCP
6 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
6 2 (22.22%) Veritas

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) PBX
1 5 (55.56%) VoIP
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) IP Telephony
2 3 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (33.33%) ISDN
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) SSDT
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 3 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) VoIP Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) ETL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) IVR
2 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Telemarketing
1 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 3 (33.33%) BCP
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCNA
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
1 2 (22.22%) vSphere
1 2 (22.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Veritas
3 2 (22.22%) Symantec
3 2 (22.22%) Sophos
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Acronis