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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 13 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 2.04% - 3.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.33% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.69 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+48.13% -8.92%
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
12 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 24.49% 18.75% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 5
Average daily rate £275 £600 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.16% +126.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

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 Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Spalding - 1 - -
SQL Server 2008
East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Exinda
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) HP Storage
1 1 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Altiris
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Exinda
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (50.00%) VMware