The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 18 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 Leicestershire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 30 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 17 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.78% 7.24% 1.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.17% 28.57% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
Average daily rate £300 £265 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +15.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -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 £32.50 £32.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
- -0.76%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
120 56 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 33.71% 25.34% 26.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 31 20
Average daily rate £300 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 2 3
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 £30.00 £32.50 £25.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £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
East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -6 16 £300 -14.28% 4
Loughborough - - - -
Lutterworth - - - -
Market Harborough - - - -
Hinckley - - - -
SQL Server 2008
East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 11 (50.00%) C#
3 11 (50.00%) .NET
4 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (40.91%) CSS
6 8 (36.36%) ETL
6 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 8 (36.36%) jQuery
7 7 (31.82%) HTML
8 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
9 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (22.73%) MVC
9 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (18.18%) Web Services
10 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (18.18%) DTS
10 4 (18.18%) VBA
11 3 (13.64%) Oracle
11 3 (13.64%) ADO
11 3 (13.64%) Finance
11 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
12 2 (9.09%) Migration
12 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (9.09%) IIS
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (18.18%) DTS
4 2 (9.09%) OLAP
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Electronics
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Back Office
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Developer
3 7 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (31.82%) .NET Developer
3 7 (31.82%) C# Developer
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (22.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Database Developer
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.55%) GIS Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Excel Developer
6 1 (4.55%) MI Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Database Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) GIS Developer
6 1 (4.55%) ETL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 9 (40.91%) CSS
4 8 (36.36%) jQuery
5 7 (31.82%) HTML
6 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 4 (18.18%) Web Services
8 3 (13.64%) ADO
9 2 (9.09%) SOAP
9 2 (9.09%) REST
9 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
9 2 (9.09%) MDX
9 2 (9.09%) WCF
10 1 (4.55%) Ajax
10 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (4.55%) HTML5
10 1 (4.55%) Unity DI Container
10 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) DTV
1 2 (9.09%) GIS
2 1 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ETL
2 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (22.73%) MVC
3 2 (9.09%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 2 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Logistics
4 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 4 (18.18%) VBA
6 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.55%) VBScript
6 1 (4.55%) VB
6 1 (4.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) MCP
1 1 (4.55%) MCSE
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.55%) XenApp
1 1 (4.55%) vSphere
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Dell
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Sage
3 1 (4.55%) Altiris
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
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