The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lincolnshire 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 12 16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire - 6.67% 4.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 36.36% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate - £188 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -23.07%
SQL Server 2008
East Midlands

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 Lincolnshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10 11 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 26.32% 18.33% 38.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 10
Average daily rate £350 £350 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £188 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) HP Storage
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exinda
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) HP StoreVirtual
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Network Optimisation

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) HP Storage
1 1 (100.00%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Contingency Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Network Optimisation
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Exinda
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed
Spalding, Lincolnshire
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