The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 14 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 4.35% 3.79% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.39% 17.86% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £313 £300 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -25.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £25.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+33.00% +28.75%
SQL Server 2008
Surrey

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 Guildford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
23 28 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 25.00% 21.21% 18.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 15
Median daily rate £401 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.28% +14.00%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford 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 Guildford

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Guildford region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Replication
4 2 (33.33%) Clustering
4 2 (33.33%) NHS
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) VBScript
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) EMC VNX
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (16.67%) DTS
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
1 3 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior
2 2 (33.33%) Junior DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Junior SQL DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Junior SQL Server DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos BI Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) EMC VNX
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
1 2 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP SIM
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Dell
1 2 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Sun