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 31 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 21 18
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire - 2.35% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 5.56% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.45 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
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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
19 36 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 29.69% 42.35% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 8
Average daily rate £300 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £257 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £310 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £26.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -7.69%

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 31 October 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) OLAP
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) QlikView
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Electronics
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) NHS
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) OLAP
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (20.00%) QlikView
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) VMware