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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 26 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.03% 1.80% 4.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.33% 9.09% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
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£268 £525 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.04% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £525 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £525 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -25.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
60 22 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 36.36% 19.82% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 12 7
Average daily rate £398 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £28.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -28.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (66.67%) SQL
3 12 (57.14%) C#
4 10 (47.62%) .NET
4 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 8 (38.10%) CSS
6 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
6 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
6 8 (38.10%) ETL
6 8 (38.10%) jQuery
7 6 (28.57%) HTML
8 5 (23.81%) SOAP
8 5 (23.81%) Web Services
8 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (23.81%) WCF
8 5 (23.81%) REST
9 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (19.05%) DTS
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (19.05%) VBA
9 4 (19.05%) Ajax
9 4 (19.05%) MVC
10 3 (14.29%) Finance
10 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (14.29%) Oracle
10 3 (14.29%) OLAP

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (9.52%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (19.05%) DTS
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (14.29%) OLAP
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (4.76%) VLDB
7 1 (4.76%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Developer
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Database Developer
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) DBA
5 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) GIS Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (4.76%) GIS Developer
6 1 (4.76%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 8 (38.10%) CSS
3 8 (38.10%) jQuery
4 6 (28.57%) HTML
5 5 (23.81%) SOAP
5 5 (23.81%) Web Services
5 5 (23.81%) WCF
5 5 (23.81%) REST
6 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 4 (19.05%) Ajax
7 3 (14.29%) XML
7 3 (14.29%) ADO
7 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (14.29%) CSS3
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (14.29%) HTML5
7 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 3 (14.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) DTV
1 2 (9.52%) GIS
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ETL
2 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (9.52%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Logistics
5 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) C#
3 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
3 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) MCSE
1 1 (4.76%) MCSA
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) SAP
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Sage
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