The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Leicester region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 22 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 16 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 7.88% 7.56% 1.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.51% 33.33% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Average daily rate £300 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £32.50 £32.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £32.50 £34.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.37% -10.76%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
78 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 38.42% 22.69% 22.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 14 8
Average daily rate £300 £325 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +21.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 2 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.20 £32.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.30 £32.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server 2008
Leicestershire

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (47.37%) C#
4 9 (47.37%) .NET
4 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
5 8 (42.11%) ETL
6 7 (36.84%) CSS
6 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
6 7 (36.84%) jQuery
7 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
8 5 (26.32%) HTML
8 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (21.05%) MVC
9 4 (21.05%) VBA
9 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (21.05%) DTS
9 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (15.79%) Web Services
10 3 (15.79%) Oracle
10 3 (15.79%) ADO
10 3 (15.79%) Finance
10 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
10 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (21.05%) DTS
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (10.53%) OLAP
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Back Office
2 2 (10.53%) Electronics
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Developer
3 5 (26.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) C# Developer
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Database Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (5.26%) GIS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) ETL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) GIS Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) MI Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
1 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
2 7 (36.84%) CSS
2 7 (36.84%) jQuery
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (26.32%) HTML
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 3 (15.79%) ADO
5 3 (15.79%) Web Services
6 2 (10.53%) MDX
6 2 (10.53%) WCF
6 2 (10.53%) SOAP
6 2 (10.53%) REST
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (5.26%) Ajax
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) DTV
1 2 (10.53%) GIS
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ETL
2 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (21.05%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.26%) Logistics
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
5 4 (21.05%) VBA
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) MCP
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) XenApp
1 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Dell
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Sage
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Altiris
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