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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 54 74 48
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 32 19 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.95% 1.32% 3.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.60% 6.62% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 9 20
Median daily rate £345 £290 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.96% -7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £254 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £26.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+62.26% -7.63%

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
302 287 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 27.89% 19.97% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 177 209
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017, 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 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (82.61%) SQL
3 25 (54.35%) T-SQL
3 25 (54.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
4 21 (45.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (45.65%) SQL Server 2014
5 18 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (32.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (32.61%) .NET
6 15 (32.61%) C#
6 15 (32.61%) ETL
7 11 (23.91%) RDBMS
7 11 (23.91%) Windows
7 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
7 11 (23.91%) .NET Framework
7 11 (23.91%) Relational Database
8 10 (21.74%) OO
9 9 (19.57%) TDD
9 9 (19.57%) Software Architecture
9 9 (19.57%) SOLID
10 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (17.39%) XML
11 7 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (15.22%) MVC
11 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (15.22%) Entity Framework
11 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web API

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 4 (8.70%) IIS
2 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) NServiceBus
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) DHCP
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) NAS
2 1 (2.17%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) VPN
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (54.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (45.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (45.65%) SQL Server 2014
4 18 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (32.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (23.91%) RDBMS
6 11 (23.91%) Relational Database
7 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (8.70%) MS Access
9 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
10 2 (4.35%) Power BI
11 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.70%) Retail
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (65.22%) Developer
2 19 (41.30%) SQL Developer
3 9 (19.57%) DBA
4 7 (15.22%) .NET Developer
4 7 (15.22%) SQL DBA
5 6 (13.04%) SSIS Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Administrator
6 5 (10.87%) T-SQL Developer
7 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Development Officer
8 3 (6.52%) ETL Developer
9 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Business Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) .NET
2 11 (23.91%) .NET Framework
2 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
3 8 (17.39%) XML
4 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (15.22%) Entity Framework
5 6 (13.04%) MSMQ
5 6 (13.04%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (10.87%) jQuery
7 4 (8.70%) HTML
8 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (2.17%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.35%) Clustering
1 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.17%) NHS
2 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.17%) Replication
2 1 (2.17%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.35%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.17%) Unix
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (32.61%) ETL
2 10 (21.74%) OO
3 9 (19.57%) Software Architecture
3 9 (19.57%) SOLID
3 9 (19.57%) TDD
4 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (15.22%) MVC
6 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (10.87%) Web Development
7 3 (6.52%) High Availability
7 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (4.35%) Logistics
8 2 (4.35%) Migration
8 2 (4.35%) Performance Management
8 2 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.35%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (2.17%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (82.61%) SQL
2 25 (54.35%) T-SQL
3 15 (32.61%) C#
4 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.70%) Delphi
6 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.35%) Python
6 2 (4.35%) R
7 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.17%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.17%) Opsview
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle
3 4 (8.70%) VMware
4 2 (4.35%) Citrix
4 2 (4.35%) IDERA
4 2 (4.35%) RedGate
4 2 (4.35%) Symantec
5 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.17%) CommVault
5 1 (2.17%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (2.17%) Kaspersky
5 1 (2.17%) NetApp
5 1 (2.17%) Nintex
5 1 (2.17%) Tableau
5 1 (2.17%) Veeam
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