The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 7.14% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £23.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+27.65% +2.17%
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

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 Herefordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Herefordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 28.57% 22.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £513 £255 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.98% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Herefordshire 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 Herefordshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Herefordshire region.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Herefordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Capita
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) Ingres
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) Ingres
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) DBA
1 5 (100.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Ingres DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Capita