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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 13 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 2.00% 14.71% 3.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.33% 47.62% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £188 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.00%
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 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 24.00% 30.88% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 9
Median daily rate £325 £288 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £188 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.09 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lincolnshire region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Spalding -2 1 - - 1
SQL Server 2008
East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lincolnshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Network Optimisation
1 2 (100.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Exinda
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Migration

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) arcserve
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) Exinda
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed