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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 53 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.51% 0.34% 2.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.45% 1.72% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 11
Median daily rate £415 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.40% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £371 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.08% -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 Hertfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
87 116 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.77% 19.90% 21.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 63 84
Median daily rate £450 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £310 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £20.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.33%
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 Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
Watford - 1 £415 -
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle
6 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
7 5 (33.33%) Database Security
7 5 (33.33%) Clustering
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 5 (33.33%) .NET
7 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 4 (26.67%) Windows
8 4 (26.67%) C#
8 4 (26.67%) SAN
8 4 (26.67%) MVC
8 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (26.67%) Replication
8 4 (26.67%) Entity Framework
8 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (26.67%) Line Management
8 4 (26.67%) Virtual Environments
8 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (26.67%) Database Tuning
8 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
8 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
6 1 (6.67%) MySQL
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) DBA
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) SQL DBA
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Architect
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Server Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (26.67%) Entity Framework
3 3 (20.00%) LINQ
3 3 (20.00%) LINQ to SQL
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) SAML
4 2 (13.33%) SAP PI
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.67%) Kendo UI
5 1 (6.67%) MSMQ
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
5 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Clustering
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Replication
3 2 (13.33%) iPad
3 2 (13.33%) PKI
4 1 (6.67%) RIA
4 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Android
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (33.33%) Database Security
3 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (26.67%) Database Tuning
3 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
3 4 (26.67%) Line Management
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design
4 2 (13.33%) Product Management
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (26.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
1 3 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Nintex
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
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