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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 53 56 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.75% 1.31% 1.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.32% 5.78% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 8
Median daily rate £375 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +8.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £22.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
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
94 173 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.11% 22.64% 23.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 85 79
Median daily rate £425 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Median hourly rate £12.08 £32.43 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.74% +47.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -17.46%

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 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 4 £381 -19.73% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £375 - 1
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (40.00%) Clustering
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (40.00%) RedGate
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (30.00%) Web Development
7 3 (30.00%) Replication
7 3 (30.00%) CRM
7 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (20.00%) C#
8 2 (20.00%) HTML
8 2 (20.00%) .NET
8 2 (20.00%) MySQL
8 2 (20.00%) Oracle
8 2 (20.00%) DB2
8 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (20.00%) CSS
8 2 (20.00%) SOAP
8 2 (20.00%) XML

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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (20.00%) DB2
6 2 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) DBA
1 7 (70.00%) SQL DBA
2 5 (50.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Senior SQL DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (20.00%) Ajax
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) jQuery
1 2 (20.00%) JSON
1 2 (20.00%) Kendo UI
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
2 3 (30.00%) Replication
3 2 (20.00%) RIA
3 2 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) CRM
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) B2B
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Logistics
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) RedGate
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
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