The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - - 6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield - - 11.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £25.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+39.80% +22.61%
SQL Server 2008
West Yorkshire

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 Huddersfield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Huddersfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 33.33% 20.00% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £310 £348 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.79% +39.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.77% +14.00%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Huddersfield 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 Huddersfield

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield