The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 40 52 26
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -26
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 8 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.76% 1.37% 5.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.26% 5.69% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 4
Average daily rate £413 £325 £271
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +19.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £285 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £365 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.69 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+48.13% -8.92%
SQL Server 2008
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
78 123 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.14% 24.07% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 87 31
Average daily rate £425 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £340 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £30.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.38%
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 Gloucestershire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 12 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
Gloucester +9 3 £400 -
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (63.16%) .NET
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 9 (47.37%) Finance
4 9 (47.37%) C#
4 9 (47.37%) HTML
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
5 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
6 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (26.32%) VB
6 5 (26.32%) VB6
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
7 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
8 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
8 3 (15.79%) CSS
8 3 (15.79%) Web Services
8 3 (15.79%) XML
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (15.79%) ISA Server
8 3 (15.79%) ERwin
8 3 (15.79%) MS Office
8 3 (15.79%) MVC
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (10.53%) IIS
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) ERwin
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
5 3 (15.79%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Server Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Data Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) HTML
3 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.79%) CSS
4 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) XML
5 2 (10.53%) ADO.NET
5 2 (10.53%) COM
5 2 (10.53%) COM+
5 2 (10.53%) WSDL
5 2 (10.53%) XML Schema
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (5.26%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) MDX
6 1 (5.26%) Middleware
6 1 (5.26%) SAP XI
6 1 (5.26%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
3 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.26%) ETL
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) System Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) VB
3 5 (26.32%) VB6
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.53%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Infoflex
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Teradata
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