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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 42 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 8 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.75% 4.19% 3.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.33% 14.62% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 8
Median daily rate £375 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £353 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -25.92%
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
96 130 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.01% 28.70% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 94 56
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £43.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.69% -8.28%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 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 5 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cirencester - 2 £325 -
Gloucester -4 1 £375 -1.96% 1
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) .NET
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (40.00%) C#
5 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 5 (33.33%) ISA Server
5 5 (33.33%) ERwin
5 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
8 2 (13.33%) Web Development
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (13.33%) Military
8 2 (13.33%) ETL
8 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
8 2 (13.33%) CSS
8 2 (13.33%) Web Services
8 2 (13.33%) XML
8 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
8 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
8 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) ERwin
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Military
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Data Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) LINQ
4 1 (6.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Demand Management
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) ISA Server
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Intel Security
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Remedy