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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 75 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 38 46 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.86% 2.63% 2.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.50% 11.83% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 34
Average daily rate
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£356 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £242 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
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
400 389 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.56% 22.24% 22.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 214 210
Average daily rate £374 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.78% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 17
Average hourly rate £42.50 £29.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.06% +63.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.90 £18.88 £14.25
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 30 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 30 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 12 £365 +25.86% 2
Southampton -1 6 £324 +3.76% 3
Farnborough -4 4 - -
Winchester +2 2 £275 - 1
Havant - 1 £450 -
Portsmouth - - - - 2
Fareham - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 43 (55.13%) .NET
3 42 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 42 (53.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 40 (51.28%) C#
4 40 (51.28%) SQL
5 36 (46.15%) Windows
6 31 (39.74%) Oracle
7 30 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 29 (37.18%) ASP.NET
9 26 (33.33%) XML
9 26 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 22 (28.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 22 (28.21%) Oracle Database
11 21 (26.92%) Oracle Database 10g
12 20 (25.64%) WCF
13 19 (24.36%) JavaScript
14 17 (21.79%) MVC
15 16 (20.51%) ITIL
16 15 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
16 15 (19.23%) jQuery
16 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (17.95%) HTML
18 13 (16.67%) XSLT
18 13 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 13 (16.67%) Security Cleared
18 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
19 12 (15.38%) SC Cleared
19 12 (15.38%) .NET Framework
19 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.56%) Documentum
5 2 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.28%) Apache
6 1 (1.28%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) MS Project
3 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) SAN
2 3 (3.85%) DNS
2 3 (3.85%) Firewall
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 42 (53.85%) 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
5 22 (28.21%) Oracle Database
6 21 (26.92%) Oracle Database 10g
7 15 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (3.85%) QlikView
10 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 1 (1.28%) OLTP
11 1 (1.28%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (1.28%) SQLPlus
11 1 (1.28%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.85%) NUnit
3 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.85%) MSI
4 2 (2.56%) WiX
4 2 (2.56%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.56%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.56%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.56%) StarTeam
4 2 (2.56%) Selenium
5 1 (1.28%) Mocha
5 1 (1.28%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.28%) Hudson
5 1 (1.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.28%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.28%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.28%) XMLSpy
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%) Military
3 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
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%) DBA
5 11 (14.10%) Consultant
6 8 (10.26%) SQL DBA
7 7 (8.97%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.97%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (7.69%) Administrator
8 6 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
8 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Architect
10 4 (5.13%) Software Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
10 4 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
10 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Consultant
10 4 (5.13%) CRM Consultant
10 4 (5.13%) Server Administrator
11 3 (3.85%) Applications Architect
11 3 (3.85%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (55.13%) .NET
2 29 (37.18%) ASP.NET
3 26 (33.33%) XML
4 20 (25.64%) WCF
5 15 (19.23%) jQuery
5 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (17.95%) HTML
7 13 (16.67%) XSLT
8 12 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 12 (15.38%) CSS
9 10 (12.82%) WPF
10 8 (10.26%) Ajax
10 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
11 7 (8.97%) Web Services
11 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (7.69%) Middleware
13 5 (6.41%) LINQ
13 5 (6.41%) Classic ASP
13 5 (6.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 4 (5.13%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Clustering
2 4 (5.13%) Replication
3 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.28%) iPhone
4 1 (1.28%) iPad
4 1 (1.28%) NHS
4 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
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%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.56%) UNIX
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 8 (10.26%) CRM
3 8 (10.26%) SOA
4 7 (8.97%) Software Engineering
4 7 (8.97%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (7.69%) Validation
6 5 (6.41%) OO
7 4 (5.13%) ETL
7 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
7 4 (5.13%) Project Management
7 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.13%) System Testing
7 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.13%) TDD
8 3 (3.85%) MODAF
8 3 (3.85%) Business Analysis
8 3 (3.85%) Network Management
8 3 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (51.28%) C#
1 40 (51.28%) SQL
2 19 (24.36%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.82%) 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%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.56%) C
8 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.28%) Korn
9 1 (1.28%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (1.28%) XPath
9 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.28%) Perl
9 1 (1.28%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (8.97%) OCP
4 7 (8.97%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (5.13%) MCSE
5 4 (5.13%) DV Cleared
5 4 (5.13%) Degree
6 2 (2.56%) MCTS
7 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.28%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
1 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (8.97%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.56%) vSphere
4 1 (1.28%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.28%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (10.26%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.28%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.28%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.28%) WSUS
4 1 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.28%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 42 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 31 (39.74%) Oracle
3 7 (8.97%) Telerik
4 4 (5.13%) ESRI
4 4 (5.13%) VMware
5 3 (3.85%) Ektron
5 3 (3.85%) EMC
6 2 (2.56%) Lumension
6 2 (2.56%) Borland
6 2 (2.56%) Informatica
6 2 (2.56%) NetApp
6 2 (2.56%) CA
6 2 (2.56%) DevExpress
6 2 (2.56%) Serena
6 2 (2.56%) Altiris
7 1 (1.28%) Kalido
7 1 (1.28%) Acronis
7 1 (1.28%) CommVault
7 1 (1.28%) Citrix
7 1 (1.28%) Dell
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