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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 42 37 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 15 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.02% 2.72% 3.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.72% 11.30% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 7
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£306 £373 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.78% +2.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £19.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+46.83% -35.24%
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
128 115 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 25.75% 24.06% 23.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 58 33
Average daily rate £385 £373 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +2.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Average hourly rate £43.00 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% +1.63%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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
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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
Cheltenham +6 9 £333 -10.13% 1
Cirencester +4 2 £263 +5.00%
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (82.14%) SQL
3 21 (75.00%) .NET
4 19 (67.86%) HTML
5 18 (64.29%) C#
6 17 (60.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (57.14%) T-SQL
7 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET
8 14 (50.00%) Finance
8 14 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 14 (50.00%) .NET Framework
9 13 (46.43%) XML
10 12 (42.86%) IIS
10 12 (42.86%) Web Services
10 12 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (39.29%) VB6
11 11 (39.29%) WSDL
11 11 (39.29%) XML Schema
11 11 (39.29%) VB
11 11 (39.29%) XSL
12 10 (35.71%) C++
13 9 (32.14%) ADO.NET
13 9 (32.14%) COM+
14 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
14 6 (21.43%) Software Delivery
15 5 (17.86%) Windows
15 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
15 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
16 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
16 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 12 (42.86%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
3 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) SAN
1 2 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (60.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.57%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (3.57%) Cognos Transformer
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (3.57%) MS Access
7 1 (3.57%) Cognos Powerplay
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 8 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Applications Support
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Cognos Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) .NET
2 19 (67.86%) HTML
3 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 14 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 13 (46.43%) XML
6 12 (42.86%) Web Services
7 11 (39.29%) XSL
7 11 (39.29%) WSDL
7 11 (39.29%) XML Schema
8 9 (32.14%) COM+
8 9 (32.14%) ADO.NET
9 2 (7.14%) CSS
9 2 (7.14%) COM
9 2 (7.14%) Middleware
9 2 (7.14%) LINQ
10 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
10 1 (3.57%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 1 (3.57%) WCF
10 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Software Delivery
2 2 (7.14%) System Testing
2 2 (7.14%) Project Management
2 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (7.14%) MVC
2 2 (7.14%) Web Development
3 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Load Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Scrum
3 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (3.57%) Kanban
3 1 (3.57%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.57%) ETL
3 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) SQL
2 18 (64.29%) C#
3 16 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 11 (39.29%) VB
4 11 (39.29%) VB6
5 10 (35.71%) C++
6 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) ISA Server
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) HP
2 2 (7.14%) EMC
2 2 (7.14%) Citrix
2 2 (7.14%) Juniper
2 2 (7.14%) Websense
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Cognos
3 1 (3.57%) Capita
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 24 days ago