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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 21 39
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - 0.67% 0.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 4.00% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £100 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -70.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £29.50 £19.71
% change year-on-year
+44.06% +49.70%
SQL Server 2008
Bedfordshire

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
26 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 15.12% 16.78% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 17
Median daily rate £438 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £293 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

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