The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames 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 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 10 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 7.84% - 1.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.05% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -22.93%
SQL Server 2008
London

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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
19 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 37.25% 17.86% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 5
Median daily rate £450 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £370 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £600 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.33 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -23.07%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 Kingston Upon Thames

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SQL Server 2008
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 24 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) SSDT
1 6 (100.00%) Biml
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Biml
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (100.00%) SSDT
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Developer
1 6 (100.00%) SSIS Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL