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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 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 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 13.33% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.69 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+48.13% -8.92%
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
6 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 40.00% 28.00% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate £275 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £15.71 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +65.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Herefordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Herefordshire

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 Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hereford - 2 £275 -
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Herefordshire 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 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 4 (28.57%) NHS
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (28.57%) Infoflex
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (14.29%) High Availability
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Replication
6 2 (14.29%) Clustering
6 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (14.29%) ETL
6 2 (14.29%) DTS
7 1 (7.14%) Ingres
7 1 (7.14%) Perl
7 1 (7.14%) Capita

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Herefordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (14.29%) DTS
6 1 (7.14%) Ingres
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) DBA
1 10 (71.43%) SQL DBA
2 6 (42.86%) Administrator
3 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Ingres DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) NHS
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Infoflex
2 1 (7.14%) Capita