The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Hampshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 83 61 66
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 37 43 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.79% 2.48% 2.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.16% 11.50% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 28 27
Average daily rate
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£363 £311 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.46% -11.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £241 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +122.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -25.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
404 374 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.50% 21.59% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 206 198
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 19
Average hourly rate £42.50 £30.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.90 £18.88 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
SQL Server 2008
South East

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 +10 12 £365 +25.86% 5
Southampton -4 5 £300 -4.00% 4
Farnborough -4 4 - -
Winchester +2 2 £275 -
Havant - 1 £450 -
Portsmouth - - - - 3
Fareham - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 78 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (56.41%) .NET
3 42 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 41 (52.56%) C#
4 41 (52.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 39 (50.00%) SQL
6 36 (46.15%) Windows
7 30 (38.46%) Oracle
7 30 (38.46%) ASP.NET
7 30 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 27 (34.62%) XML
9 26 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 22 (28.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 21 (26.92%) Oracle Database
12 20 (25.64%) WCF
12 20 (25.64%) Oracle Database 10g
13 19 (24.36%) JavaScript
14 17 (21.79%) MVC
15 16 (20.51%) ITIL
16 15 (19.23%) HTML
16 15 (19.23%) jQuery
16 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (17.95%) Oracle Database 11g
18 13 (16.67%) Security Cleared
18 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
18 13 (16.67%) XSLT
18 13 (16.67%) CSS
18 13 (16.67%) Visual Studio
18 13 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
19 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 11 (14.10%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.97%) IIS
3 4 (5.13%) ArcGIS
4 3 (3.85%) CMS
4 3 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.56%) Documentum
5 2 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.28%) Node.js
6 1 (1.28%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) MS Project
3 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) SAN
2 3 (3.85%) Firewall
2 3 (3.85%) DNS
3 2 (2.56%) Kerberos
3 2 (2.56%) Network Security
4 1 (1.28%) Internet
4 1 (1.28%) DHCP
4 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (52.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 30 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (28.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (26.92%) Oracle Database
7 20 (25.64%) Oracle Database 10g
8 14 (17.95%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (3.85%) QlikView
11 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.28%) SSDT
12 1 (1.28%) OLTP
12 1 (1.28%) Oracle Discoverer
12 1 (1.28%) PowerCenter
12 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (1.28%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 13 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.85%) MSI
3 3 (3.85%) NUnit
3 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.56%) WiX
4 2 (2.56%) StarTeam
4 2 (2.56%) Selenium
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.56%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.56%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.56%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.28%) Grunt
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.28%) Mocha
5 1 (1.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.28%) Hudson
5 1 (1.28%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.28%) Toad
General
1 7 (8.97%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.56%) Military
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
4 1 (1.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 42 (53.85%) Developer
2 20 (25.64%) .NET Developer
3 15 (19.23%) C# Developer
4 12 (15.38%) Consultant
5 11 (14.10%) DBA
6 7 (8.97%) SQL DBA
6 7 (8.97%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
8 5 (6.41%) Administrator
8 5 (6.41%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (6.41%) Architect
8 5 (6.41%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 5 (6.41%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
8 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Consultant
8 5 (6.41%) CRM Consultant
9 4 (5.13%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.85%) IT Consultant
10 3 (3.85%) Applications Architect
10 3 (3.85%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (56.41%) .NET
2 30 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 27 (34.62%) XML
4 20 (25.64%) WCF
5 15 (19.23%) jQuery
5 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (19.23%) HTML
6 13 (16.67%) CSS
6 13 (16.67%) XSLT
7 12 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 10 (12.82%) WPF
9 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 8 (10.26%) Ajax
10 7 (8.97%) Web Services
10 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (7.69%) Middleware
12 5 (6.41%) Classic ASP
12 5 (6.41%) WSDL
12 5 (6.41%) LINQ
12 5 (6.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Clustering
2 4 (5.13%) Replication
3 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.28%) NHS
4 1 (1.28%) iPhone
4 1 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.28%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 36 (46.15%) Windows
2 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.85%) Linux
5 2 (2.56%) UNIX
5 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.79%) MVC
2 16 (20.51%) ITIL
3 9 (11.54%) CRM
4 8 (10.26%) SOA
5 7 (8.97%) Validation
5 7 (8.97%) Software Engineering
6 6 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (6.41%) OO
8 4 (5.13%) ETL
8 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.13%) Project Management
8 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.13%) TDD
8 4 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.13%) System Testing
9 3 (3.85%) Network Management
9 3 (3.85%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.85%) MODAF
9 3 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (52.56%) C#
2 39 (50.00%) SQL
3 19 (24.36%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.54%) T-SQL
4 9 (11.54%) VB.NET
5 6 (7.69%) Java
6 4 (5.13%) VB
7 3 (3.85%) VBScript
8 2 (2.56%) C
8 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.56%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.28%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (1.28%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.28%) VBA
9 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.28%) Korn
9 1 (1.28%) XPath
9 1 (1.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.97%) OCP
3 7 (8.97%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (5.13%) MCSE
4 4 (5.13%) Degree
4 4 (5.13%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.56%) MCTS
6 1 (1.28%) CCNA
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
1 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (11.54%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (8.97%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.56%) vSphere
4 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.28%) vCloud
4 1 (1.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (10.26%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.28%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.28%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.28%) WSUS
4 1 (1.28%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 42 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 30 (38.46%) Oracle
3 7 (8.97%) Telerik
4 4 (5.13%) ESRI
4 4 (5.13%) VMware
5 3 (3.85%) EMC
5 3 (3.85%) Ektron
6 2 (2.56%) Altiris
6 2 (2.56%) DevExpress
6 2 (2.56%) Lumension
6 2 (2.56%) CA
6 2 (2.56%) Serena
6 2 (2.56%) Informatica
6 2 (2.56%) NetApp
6 2 (2.56%) Borland
7 1 (1.28%) Symantec
7 1 (1.28%) Sophos
7 1 (1.28%) Veritas
7 1 (1.28%) Kalido
7 1 (1.28%) BT
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