The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 17 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.88% 4.17% 1.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.71% 10.81% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -7.14%
SQL Server 2008
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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 Maidenhead region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
28 37 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 26.92% 38.54% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 7
Average daily rate £313 £381 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.03% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.05 £30.00 £32.30
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -7.12%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Maidenhead region.

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) DFS Replication
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) CA
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 7
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (40.00%) X-Windows
3 2 (40.00%) VMware

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
1 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (20.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (20.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 7
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) LSMW
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Data Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) X-Windows
2 1 (20.00%) BAPI
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) AS400
2 1 (20.00%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) ETL
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) Validation
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GxP
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (40.00%) DFS Replication
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (40.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Dell
1 2 (40.00%) EMC
1 2 (40.00%) CA
1 2 (40.00%) Symantec
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica