The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 101 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
-38 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 21 42 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.03% 2.47% 2.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.75% 12.57% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 28 23
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£323 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £375 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £31.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +17.92%
SQL Server 2008
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
365 334 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 17.94% 19.61% 23.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 168 191
Average daily rate £375 £350 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 10
Average hourly rate £20.75 £30.75 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.52% +66.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £18.75 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £25.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 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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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
Basingstoke -5 8 £351 +7.84% 2
Winchester - 1 £285 - 2
Farnborough - 1 £425 - 2
Fareham - - - -
Gosport - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - - 3
Southampton - - - - 2
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 79 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (54.43%) SQL
3 37 (46.84%) Windows
4 32 (40.51%) Microsoft
5 31 (39.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 28 (35.44%) C#
7 27 (34.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 25 (31.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (30.38%) .NET
10 21 (26.58%) SharePoint
10 21 (26.58%) Security Cleared
10 21 (26.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (24.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (24.05%) HTML
12 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET
13 17 (21.52%) ITIL
13 17 (21.52%) SC Cleared
14 16 (20.25%) MVC
14 16 (20.25%) VMware
15 15 (18.99%) CSS
15 15 (18.99%) MS Exchange
16 14 (17.72%) Telecoms
16 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (17.72%) Team Foundation Server
17 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET MVC
17 13 (16.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 13 (16.46%) Visual Studio
18 12 (15.19%) XML
18 12 (15.19%) LAN

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 21 (26.58%) SharePoint
2 15 (18.99%) MS Exchange
3 10 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (11.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (10.13%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (5.06%) CMS
7 4 (5.06%) IIS
7 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.53%) Commerce Server
8 2 (2.53%) MS Project Server
8 2 (2.53%) Commerce Server 2007
9 1 (1.27%) LiveCycle
9 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.80%) MS Project
2 3 (3.80%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.19%) LAN
2 9 (11.39%) SAN
3 8 (10.13%) SMTP
4 7 (8.86%) IP Telephony
4 7 (8.86%) PBX
4 7 (8.86%) VoIP
4 7 (8.86%) WAN
4 7 (8.86%) TCP/IP
5 6 (7.59%) DNS
5 6 (7.59%) DHCP
6 4 (5.06%) Firewall
7 3 (3.80%) Asterisk PBX
7 3 (3.80%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (39.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 27 (34.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (24.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (16.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (15.19%) Relational Database
7 11 (13.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database
9 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.53%) DB2
12 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects XI
12 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 1 (1.27%) SSDT
12 1 (1.27%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 14 (17.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (16.46%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.27%) Moq
General
1 14 (17.72%) Telecoms
2 10 (12.66%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Legal
4 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 38 (48.10%) Developer
2 13 (16.46%) SQL Developer
3 10 (12.66%) Administrator
4 9 (11.39%) .NET Developer
4 9 (11.39%) Analyst
5 7 (8.86%) VoIP Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.59%) Applications Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) SQL DBA
7 5 (6.33%) DBA
7 5 (6.33%) Data Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Programmer
8 4 (5.06%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.38%) .NET
2 19 (24.05%) HTML
2 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET
3 15 (18.99%) CSS
4 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (15.19%) XML
6 8 (10.13%) .NET Framework
7 7 (8.86%) WCF
7 7 (8.86%) Silverlight
7 7 (8.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (5.06%) LINQ
9 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (3.80%) Web Services
10 2 (2.53%) jQuery
10 2 (2.53%) Ajax
10 2 (2.53%) MDX
11 1 (1.27%) NHibernate
11 1 (1.27%) Razor View Engine
11 1 (1.27%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (13.92%) Clustering
2 7 (8.86%) Open Source
2 7 (8.86%) IVR
2 7 (8.86%) Replication
3 4 (5.06%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.53%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.53%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.27%) CMDB
5 1 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.27%) NHS
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 37 (46.84%) Windows
2 25 (31.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (26.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.06%) Linux
5 4 (5.06%) Windows 2000
6 3 (3.80%) UNIX
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.27%) AIX
7 1 (1.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.52%) ITIL
3 16 (20.25%) MVC
4 11 (13.92%) System Testing
4 11 (13.92%) Scrum
5 9 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (11.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (10.13%) ETL
7 7 (8.86%) Telemarketing
7 7 (8.86%) Knowledge Management
8 6 (7.59%) Load Balancing
9 5 (6.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (6.33%) Network Management
9 5 (6.33%) Data Modelling
10 4 (5.06%) Migration
10 4 (5.06%) Analytics
10 4 (5.06%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (5.06%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (5.06%) TDD
10 4 (5.06%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 43 (54.43%) SQL
2 28 (35.44%) C#
3 10 (12.66%) T-SQL
4 9 (11.39%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.06%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.80%) Java
7 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.53%) VBA
7 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.27%) Ruby
8 1 (1.27%) VB
8 1 (1.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (26.58%) Security Cleared
2 17 (21.52%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.86%) CCNA
3 7 (8.86%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.80%) MCTS
4 3 (3.80%) MCSA
4 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.27%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (15.19%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.86%) XenDesktop
4 6 (7.59%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.06%) vCloud
5 4 (5.06%) vSphere
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) ARCserve
1 8 (10.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (5.06%) NetBackup
2 4 (5.06%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (40.51%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.25%) VMware
3 12 (15.19%) Citrix
4 11 (13.92%) Symantec
5 10 (12.66%) Ektron
6 9 (11.39%) HP
7 8 (10.13%) CA
7 8 (10.13%) 3PAR
8 7 (8.86%) Altiris
8 7 (8.86%) Cisco
8 7 (8.86%) Oracle
9 4 (5.06%) Sophos
9 4 (5.06%) Veritas
9 4 (5.06%) Acronis
10 3 (3.80%) Brocade
10 3 (3.80%) Sun
10 3 (3.80%) Cognos
11 2 (2.53%) Informatica
12 1 (1.27%) Kalido
12 1 (1.27%) Endeca
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