The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 59 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 8 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.99% 2.12% 2.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.79% 9.92% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £363 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +47.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £205 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £413 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £22.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+5.61% -14.42%
SQL Server 2008
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
167 131 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.62% 21.37% 22.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 70 91
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £50.00 £21.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.09% -19.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Hertfordshire region.

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
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Last Year
Matching
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Average
Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Watford - 6 £475 - 4
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 6 (46.15%) HP
5 6 (46.15%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) C#
6 5 (38.46%) HTML
6 5 (38.46%) .NET
6 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 5 (38.46%) CSS
6 5 (38.46%) MVC
6 5 (38.46%) Network Design
6 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (38.46%) Converged Infrastructure
6 5 (38.46%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
6 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (30.77%) Entity Framework
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
7 4 (30.77%) jQuery
7 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
7 4 (30.77%) XML
8 3 (23.08%) Retail
8 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
8 3 (23.08%) Ajax
9 2 (15.38%) SAP PI
9 2 (15.38%) Inversion of Control

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (15.38%) MySQL
4 2 (15.38%) DB2
5 1 (7.69%) OLAP
5 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.69%) DTS
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
1 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
1 5 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Applications Architect
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
1 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
1 5 (38.46%) CSS
1 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Entity Framework
2 4 (30.77%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) jQuery
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
3 3 (23.08%) Ajax
4 2 (15.38%) SAP PI
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
4 2 (15.38%) StructureMap
4 2 (15.38%) JSON
4 2 (15.38%) SOAP
4 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET
4 2 (15.38%) CSS3
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (15.38%) iPad
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) PKI
1 2 (15.38%) RIA
2 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) MVC
1 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (38.46%) Risk Analysis
1 5 (38.46%) Network Design
1 5 (38.46%) Converged Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Logistics
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) Product Management
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) B2B
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) VCAP
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) vCloud
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) Metastorm
3 2 (15.38%) Nintex
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago