The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 77 72 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 24 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.54% 2.20% 2.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.70% 7.33% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 18
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £375 £366
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.09 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.02% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -25.92%
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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
358 409 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.92% 29.99% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 286 222
Median daily rate £400 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Median hourly rate £16.09 £19.75 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.53% -31.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Leeds region.

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (93.18%) SQL
3 25 (56.82%) T-SQL
4 24 (54.55%) .NET
5 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
6 22 (50.00%) C#
7 18 (40.91%) Windows
8 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET
8 16 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (25.00%) Replication
10 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 10 (22.73%) .NET Framework
11 10 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (22.73%) Entity Framework
12 9 (20.45%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (20.45%) Database Optimisation
12 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
12 9 (20.45%) Change Management
12 9 (20.45%) XML
12 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
13 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (18.18%) Release Management
14 7 (15.91%) ITIL
14 7 (15.91%) HTML
14 7 (15.91%) VB
14 7 (15.91%) VB.NET
15 6 (13.64%) VBA

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.27%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) SAN
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (2.27%) DHCP
3 1 (2.27%) DNS
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) LAN
3 1 (2.27%) NAS
3 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.27%) SSL
3 1 (2.27%) VoIP
3 1 (2.27%) WAN
3 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.55%) MS Access
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.27%) QlikView
8 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Legal
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
3 1 (2.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) SQL Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Applications Support
3 9 (20.45%) DBA
4 8 (18.18%) Analyst
4 8 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
4 8 (18.18%) SQL DBA
4 8 (18.18%) Support Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (11.36%) .NET Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Administrator
7 4 (9.09%) Database Developer
7 4 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
7 4 (9.09%) SSRS Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Server Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (6.82%) SQL Support Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Windows Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (54.55%) .NET
2 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 10 (22.73%) .NET Framework
3 10 (22.73%) Entity Framework
4 9 (20.45%) XML
5 7 (15.91%) HTML
6 6 (13.64%) Web Services
7 5 (11.36%) Classic ASP
7 5 (11.36%) CSS
8 4 (9.09%) CSS3
8 4 (9.09%) HTML5
9 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (6.82%) jQuery
9 3 (6.82%) XSLT
10 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (4.55%) JMS
10 2 (4.55%) JSON
10 2 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (4.55%) WCF
10 2 (4.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Replication
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) NHS
3 1 (2.27%) PKI
3 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.91%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (20.45%) Change Management
2 9 (20.45%) Database Optimisation
2 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
3 8 (18.18%) Release Management
3 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 7 (15.91%) ITIL
5 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 5 (11.36%) CRM
7 4 (9.09%) MVC
8 3 (6.82%) BDD
8 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.82%) SOA
8 3 (6.82%) TDD
8 3 (6.82%) Web Development
9 2 (4.55%) DSDM
9 2 (4.55%) Migration
9 2 (4.55%) OO
9 2 (4.55%) Scrum
9 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (93.18%) SQL
2 25 (56.82%) T-SQL
3 22 (50.00%) C#
4 7 (15.91%) VB
4 7 (15.91%) VB.NET
5 6 (13.64%) VBA
6 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.27%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) MCITP
3 1 (2.27%) MCSA
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) XenApp
3 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
1 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) VMware
3 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco
3 2 (4.55%) Citrix
3 2 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (2.27%) CommVault
4 1 (2.27%) EMC
4 1 (2.27%) F5
4 1 (2.27%) iManage
4 1 (2.27%) Infoblox
4 1 (2.27%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.27%) Juniper
4 1 (2.27%) Polycom
4 1 (2.27%) Proofpoint
4 1 (2.27%) Reuters
4 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.27%) Tableau
4 1 (2.27%) Zerto
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