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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East / Hampshire
Rank 98 93 100
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 10 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.58% 1.36% 1.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.97% 6.63% 5.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 15
Median daily rate £400 £338 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £294 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £438 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £26.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+62.26% -7.63%

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
252 377 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.57% 20.57% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 227 193
Median daily rate £418 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.33% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +116.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £16.48 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Hook +5 1 £375 - 1
Havant -3 1 £488 +21.87% 1
Fareham - 1 £138 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 37 (77.08%) .NET
3 35 (72.92%) C#
3 35 (72.92%) SQL
4 34 (70.83%) ASP.NET
5 32 (66.67%) WCF
6 31 (64.58%) JavaScript
7 28 (58.33%) MVC
7 28 (58.33%) jQuery
8 27 (56.25%) XML
8 27 (56.25%) Microsoft
9 25 (52.08%) CSS
9 25 (52.08%) Windows
9 25 (52.08%) Ajax
10 24 (50.00%) IIS
10 24 (50.00%) VB.NET
10 24 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 23 (47.92%) Team Foundation Server
12 22 (45.83%) LINQ to SQL
12 22 (45.83%) HTML
12 22 (45.83%) OOP
12 22 (45.83%) N-Tier
12 22 (45.83%) LINQ
13 17 (35.42%) OWASP
13 17 (35.42%) Secure Coding
14 16 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (22.92%) VBA
15 11 (22.92%) Security Cleared
15 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
15 11 (22.92%) Analytics

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 24 (50.00%) IIS
2 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.08%) CICS
4 1 (2.08%) Commerce Server
4 1 (2.08%) Commerce Server 2007
4 1 (2.08%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (14.58%) Boomi
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) DNS
1 6 (12.50%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (18.75%) MS Access
4 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database
5 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (4.17%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.08%) Cognos Metric Studio
8 1 (2.08%) Cognos Query Studio
8 1 (2.08%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.08%) Power BI
8 1 (2.08%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 23 (47.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (18.75%) Visual Studio
3 8 (16.67%) Selenium
4 6 (12.50%) MSI
4 6 (12.50%) NUnit
4 6 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 6 (12.50%) WiX
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (2.08%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (2.08%) Advertising
1 1 (2.08%) Local Government
1 1 (2.08%) Retail
1 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (81.25%) Developer
2 33 (68.75%) .NET Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Developer
4 9 (18.75%) Access Developer
5 4 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Cognos BI Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Cognos Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) DBA
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (4.17%) SSRS Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (77.08%) .NET
2 34 (70.83%) ASP.NET
3 32 (66.67%) WCF
4 28 (58.33%) jQuery
5 27 (56.25%) XML
6 25 (52.08%) Ajax
6 25 (52.08%) CSS
7 24 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 22 (45.83%) HTML
8 22 (45.83%) LINQ
8 22 (45.83%) LINQ to SQL
9 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 7 (14.58%) Breeze.js
11 7 (14.58%) Durandal
11 7 (14.58%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (14.58%) React
11 7 (14.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (45.83%) N-Tier
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) HACMP
3 1 (2.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (52.08%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.25%) Unix
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.17%) Linux
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.08%) AIX
5 1 (2.08%) MVS
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) MVC
2 22 (45.83%) OOP
3 17 (35.42%) OWASP
3 17 (35.42%) Secure Coding
4 11 (22.92%) Analytics
5 8 (16.67%) Migration
6 7 (14.58%) TDD
7 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 6 (12.50%) Full Text Search
7 6 (12.50%) ITIL
8 4 (8.33%) Service Design
9 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.25%) ETL
9 3 (6.25%) Functional Testing
10 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (4.17%) Regression Testing
10 2 (4.17%) System Testing
10 2 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (72.92%) C#
1 35 (72.92%) SQL
2 31 (64.58%) JavaScript
3 24 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 11 (22.92%) VBA
5 9 (18.75%) VB
6 8 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 7 (14.58%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.17%) PHP
8 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.08%) C
9 1 (2.08%) COBOL
9 1 (2.08%) JCL
9 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
1 11 (22.92%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (2.08%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) MCSD
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) vSphere
2 2 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.08%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.83%) Oracle
3 7 (14.58%) BMC
3 7 (14.58%) Dell
3 7 (14.58%) DevExpress
3 7 (14.58%) Remedy
4 3 (6.25%) VMware
5 2 (4.17%) Cognos
5 2 (4.17%) IBM
5 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.08%) Altiris
6 1 (2.08%) Citrix
6 1 (2.08%) Ektron
6 1 (2.08%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.08%) SAP