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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
West Midlands / Herefordshire
Rank - 6 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire - 23.08% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 37.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £42.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +48.13%

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
20 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 45.45% 61.54% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 2
Median daily rate £285 £275 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -10.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £423 £331
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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