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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 86 67 57
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 32 44 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.44% 2.26% 3.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.86% 11.28% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 32 37
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% -8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £277 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.25 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +9.91%
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
361 390 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.23% 20.00% 27.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 235 294
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 18 8
Average hourly rate £37.50 £52.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +183.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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
Southampton -9 12 £300 +9.09% 1
Portsmouth +3 5 £308 -
Basingstoke -5 3 £351 +7.84% 1
Winchester -9 3 £225 -33.33% 1
Farnborough - 1 £413 -
Eastleigh - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Gosport - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 68 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (58.82%) SQL
3 29 (42.65%) Microsoft
4 27 (39.71%) C#
4 27 (39.71%) Windows
5 26 (38.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (33.82%) .NET
8 22 (32.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 20 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (29.41%) ASP.NET
10 19 (27.94%) Visual Studio
11 18 (26.47%) HTML
11 18 (26.47%) SharePoint
12 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (22.06%) Team Foundation Server
13 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (22.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (20.59%) CSS
14 14 (20.59%) ITIL
15 13 (19.12%) ETL
15 13 (19.12%) Scrum
15 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
16 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (17.65%) T-SQL
17 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
17 11 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
18 10 (14.71%) LAN
18 10 (14.71%) XML

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 18 (26.47%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (8.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (8.82%) MS Exchange
4 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (7.35%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (4.41%) IIS
5 3 (4.41%) CMS
6 1 (1.47%) MediaWiki
6 1 (1.47%) LiveCycle
6 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Office
2 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.35%) InfoPath
3 4 (5.88%) MS Project
4 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) LAN
2 7 (10.29%) PBX
2 7 (10.29%) VoIP
2 7 (10.29%) WAN
2 7 (10.29%) TCP/IP
2 7 (10.29%) IP Telephony
3 5 (7.35%) SAN
3 5 (7.35%) SMTP
4 3 (4.41%) ISDN
4 3 (4.41%) Intranet
4 3 (4.41%) Internet
4 3 (4.41%) Extranet
4 3 (4.41%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (1.47%) RTP
5 1 (1.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (38.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (32.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (22.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (14.71%) Relational Database
8 9 (13.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (7.35%) OLAP
9 5 (7.35%) OLAP Cube
9 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database
10 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
10 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (2.94%) SSDT
11 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (1.47%) MS Access
12 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (27.94%) Visual Studio
2 15 (22.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.88%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Legal
4 1 (1.47%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (51.47%) Developer
2 10 (14.71%) SQL Developer
2 10 (14.71%) Analyst
3 7 (10.29%) .NET Developer
3 7 (10.29%) Programmer
3 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (10.29%) VoIP Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Analyst Programmer
5 5 (7.35%) Administrator
5 5 (7.35%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.88%) DBA
6 4 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) ETL Developer
6 4 (5.88%) SQL DBA
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.41%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (33.82%) .NET
2 20 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 18 (26.47%) HTML
4 14 (20.59%) CSS
5 10 (14.71%) XML
5 10 (14.71%) Silverlight
6 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (10.29%) jQuery
8 5 (7.35%) XHTML
8 5 (7.35%) .NET Framework
9 4 (5.88%) WCF
9 4 (5.88%) Entity Framework
10 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 3 (4.41%) HTML5
10 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (4.41%) LINQ
10 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 2 (2.94%) MDX
12 1 (1.47%) XSLT
12 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Open Source
2 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.29%) IVR
4 6 (8.82%) Clustering
4 6 (8.82%) Replication
5 3 (4.41%) User Experience
5 3 (4.41%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.47%) NHS
7 1 (1.47%) Biometrics
7 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.47%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.71%) Windows
2 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.88%) Android
6 2 (2.94%) AIX
6 2 (2.94%) Linux
6 2 (2.94%) UNIX
7 1 (1.47%) Solaris
7 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.59%) ITIL
3 13 (19.12%) ETL
3 13 (19.12%) Scrum
4 11 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (14.71%) MVC
6 9 (13.24%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (13.24%) Load Balancing
7 8 (11.76%) Migration
8 7 (10.29%) Kimball Methodology
8 7 (10.29%) Telemarketing
8 7 (10.29%) System Testing
9 6 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (7.35%) Content Management
10 5 (7.35%) Data Migration
11 4 (5.88%) Data Analysis
11 4 (5.88%) Waterfall
11 4 (5.88%) Network Management
11 4 (5.88%) Analytics
11 4 (5.88%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 40 (58.82%) SQL
2 27 (39.71%) C#
3 12 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.41%) Java
5 3 (4.41%) VBA
5 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.47%) Python
7 1 (1.47%) VB
7 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.47%) Ruby
7 1 (1.47%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
2 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
4 7 (10.29%) CCNA
4 7 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (8.82%) MCTS
5 6 (8.82%) MCSA
6 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.47%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.35%) XenDesktop
3 3 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) ARCserve
2 3 (4.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.47%) WSUS
3 1 (1.47%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 29 (42.65%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.71%) VMware
3 8 (11.76%) Cisco
4 7 (10.29%) Ektron
5 6 (8.82%) Citrix
5 6 (8.82%) HP
6 5 (7.35%) Oracle
6 5 (7.35%) CA
6 5 (7.35%) Symantec
6 5 (7.35%) Telerik
6 5 (7.35%) Altiris
7 4 (5.88%) 3PAR
7 4 (5.88%) Apple
8 3 (4.41%) Cognos
8 3 (4.41%) Nintex
9 2 (2.94%) Brocade
9 2 (2.94%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.47%) Sun
10 1 (1.47%) Adobe
10 1 (1.47%) BMC
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