The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Glasgow region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 44 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 28 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.42% 2.08% 1.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.73% 7.17% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 7
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£338 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -25.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
204 223 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.91% 28.92% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 109 84
Average daily rate £325 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £225 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
SQL Server 2008
Scotland

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (69.23%) SQL
3 16 (41.03%) XML
3 16 (41.03%) Finance
4 15 (38.46%) C#
4 15 (38.46%) .NET
5 14 (35.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
7 12 (30.77%) HTML
8 11 (28.21%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (25.64%) Java
9 10 (25.64%) Oracle
9 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
9 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
10 9 (23.08%) Web Services
10 9 (23.08%) CSS
10 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
10 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
10 9 (23.08%) C++
10 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
11 8 (20.51%) MVC
11 8 (20.51%) PL/SQL
11 8 (20.51%) Sybase
11 8 (20.51%) RDBMS
11 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
12 7 (17.95%) JSP
12 7 (17.95%) Servlets
12 7 (17.95%) STL

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) InfoPath
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) FTP
2 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (35.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (20.51%) RDBMS
5 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
6 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
8 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 6 (15.38%) CppUnit
2 6 (15.38%) GoogleTest
3 2 (5.13%) Subversion
4 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.56%) Mockito
4 1 (2.56%) CodeRush
4 1 (2.56%) JUnit
4 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.56%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.56%) Maven
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Developer
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Lead Developer
3 6 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 5 (12.82%) DBA
4 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) SQL DBA
6 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.13%) C++ Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Development DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) XML
2 15 (38.46%) .NET
3 12 (30.77%) HTML
4 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
5 9 (23.08%) Web Services
5 9 (23.08%) CSS
6 7 (17.95%) JSP
6 7 (17.95%) Servlets
6 7 (17.95%) STL
6 7 (17.95%) Hibernate
7 6 (15.38%) jQuery
7 6 (15.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 6 (15.38%) XSL
7 6 (15.38%) EJB
7 6 (15.38%) DHTML
7 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (12.82%) ATL
8 5 (12.82%) COM+
8 5 (12.82%) DCOM
9 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Clustering
1 2 (5.13%) Open Source
1 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
3 8 (20.51%) MVC
4 7 (17.95%) TDD
5 6 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 6 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 6 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (12.82%) Migration
7 4 (10.26%) Web Development
7 4 (10.26%) Wealth Management
8 3 (7.69%) ETL
9 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
9 2 (5.13%) Integration Testing
9 2 (5.13%) SOA
9 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.13%) OO
10 1 (2.56%) Metadata Management
10 1 (2.56%) Data Transformation
10 1 (2.56%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.56%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) SQL
2 15 (38.46%) C#
3 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
4 10 (25.64%) Java
5 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 9 (23.08%) C++
6 8 (20.51%) PL/SQL
7 6 (15.38%) VBA
8 1 (2.56%) C
8 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.51%) Sybase
3 7 (17.95%) Google
4 2 (5.13%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (5.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
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