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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 84 113 78
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -35
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 24 20 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.33% 0.91% 2.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.33% 3.87% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 29
Median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £8.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £22.50 £31.10
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -27.64%
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
288 517 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.99% 23.55% 18.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 302 236
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.93 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -17.93%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 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 4 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Winchester - 6 £375 -
Southampton +8 2 £331 -12.25% 2
Havant -2 2 - -
Farnborough +7 1 - - 1
Eastleigh -3 1 £325 +8.33%
Fareham - 1 £475 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 60 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 47 (78.33%) SQL
3 42 (70.00%) .NET
4 40 (66.67%) C#
5 39 (65.00%) ASP.NET
6 37 (61.67%) JavaScript
7 35 (58.33%) jQuery
8 34 (56.67%) WCF
9 33 (55.00%) Microsoft
10 32 (53.33%) Windows
10 32 (53.33%) MVC
11 30 (50.00%) Ajax
12 28 (46.67%) IIS
12 28 (46.67%) XML
13 25 (41.67%) CSS
13 25 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
14 23 (38.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 23 (38.33%) N-Tier
15 22 (36.67%) VB.NET
16 21 (35.00%) OOP
16 21 (35.00%) LINQ to SQL
16 21 (35.00%) LINQ
17 20 (33.33%) HTML
18 19 (31.67%) T-SQL
19 18 (30.00%) Security Cleared
20 16 (26.67%) SC Cleared
20 16 (26.67%) .NET Framework
20 16 (26.67%) OWASP
20 16 (26.67%) Secure Coding
20 16 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 28 (46.67%) IIS
2 14 (23.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (11.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (8.33%) MS Exchange
5 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (6.67%) Skype for Business
5 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.67%) CICS
7 1 (1.67%) Commerce Server
7 1 (1.67%) Commerce Server 2007
7 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS Office
3 2 (3.33%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.00%) Boomi
3 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.00%) DNS
2 8 (13.33%) Kerberos
3 5 (8.33%) SSL
4 4 (6.67%) DHCP
4 4 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (6.67%) Firewall
4 4 (6.67%) IPv6
4 4 (6.67%) iSCSI
4 4 (6.67%) MPLS
4 4 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
4 4 (6.67%) SAN
4 4 (6.67%) SNMP
4 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (23.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (11.67%) MS Access
5 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database
5 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (5.00%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (1.67%) Cognos Query Studio
9 1 (1.67%) Cognos Report Studio
9 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.67%) DB2
9 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 25 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (23.33%) Visual Studio
3 13 (21.67%) Selenium
4 11 (18.33%) SpecFlow
5 9 (15.00%) NUnit
6 8 (13.33%) MSI
6 8 (13.33%) WiX
7 4 (6.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 3 (5.00%) Babel
8 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (5.00%) webpack
9 2 (3.33%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.67%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (5.00%) Military
2 2 (3.33%) Back Office
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (73.33%) Developer
2 38 (63.33%) .NET Developer
3 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Access Developer
5 4 (6.67%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Administrator
6 3 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Linux Specialist
6 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.33%) Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (3.33%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.33%) SSRS Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Support Specialist
7 2 (3.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (70.00%) .NET
2 39 (65.00%) ASP.NET
3 35 (58.33%) jQuery
4 34 (56.67%) WCF
5 30 (50.00%) Ajax
6 28 (46.67%) XML
7 25 (41.67%) CSS
8 23 (38.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 21 (35.00%) LINQ
9 21 (35.00%) LINQ to SQL
10 20 (33.33%) HTML
11 16 (26.67%) .NET Framework
12 15 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (23.33%) Breeze.js
13 14 (23.33%) Durandal
13 14 (23.33%) Entity Framework
13 14 (23.33%) KnockoutJS
13 14 (23.33%) React
14 13 (21.67%) Web Services
15 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.33%) N-Tier
2 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.67%) Replication
3 4 (6.67%) Smart Meter
4 2 (3.33%) Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 32 (53.33%) Windows
2 6 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.33%) Linux
3 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.67%) MVS
5 1 (1.67%) Unix
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) MVC
2 21 (35.00%) OOP
3 16 (26.67%) OWASP
3 16 (26.67%) Secure Coding
4 11 (18.33%) Full Text Search
5 10 (16.67%) Analytics
5 10 (16.67%) TDD
6 9 (15.00%) Configuration Management
6 9 (15.00%) ITIL
7 7 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (11.67%) Service Design
7 7 (11.67%) Web Development
8 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (10.00%) Migration
9 5 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (8.33%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.67%) DevOps
10 4 (6.67%) Patch Management
11 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (78.33%) SQL
2 40 (66.67%) C#
3 37 (61.67%) JavaScript
4 22 (36.67%) VB.NET
5 19 (31.67%) T-SQL
6 13 (21.67%) TypeScript
7 12 (20.00%) VB
8 9 (15.00%) VBA
9 6 (10.00%) PowerShell
10 4 (6.67%) Bash Shell
10 4 (6.67%) Java
10 4 (6.67%) Perl
11 3 (5.00%) PHP
12 1 (1.67%) COBOL
12 1 (1.67%) JCL
12 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) DBS Check
3 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.33%) MCSD
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.67%) vSphere
2 4 (6.67%) XenApp
3 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.67%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 4 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (6.67%) Puppet
2 3 (5.00%) SCCM
3 2 (3.33%) SCOM
4 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.00%) DevExpress
3 9 (15.00%) VMware
4 8 (13.33%) Oracle
5 7 (11.67%) BMC
5 7 (11.67%) Remedy
6 6 (10.00%) Dell
7 4 (6.67%) Citrix
7 4 (6.67%) EMC
7 4 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.67%) Sophos
7 4 (6.67%) Symantec
8 1 (1.67%) Cognos
8 1 (1.67%) Ektron
8 1 (1.67%) Progress
8 1 (1.67%) SAP