The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - - 1.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £42.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +66.66%

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 Luton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
13 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 13.13% 7.73% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 14
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £225 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £575 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton 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 Luton

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Luton