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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - - 6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames - - 6.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £30.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-35.24% -12.85%
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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
10 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 16.95% 14.58% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Average daily rate £350 £435 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.54% +29.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £327 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £435 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Kingston Upon Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification