The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Maidenhead region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 23 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 1.60% 10.53% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.90% 40.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Average daily rate £275 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.25 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -7.63%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
29 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 23.20% 26.32% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 2
Average daily rate £350 £225 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £130 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £358 £248
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server 2008
Berkshire

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 17 April 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (50.00%) Brocade
3 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (50.00%) CCSA
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
3 3 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) McAfee
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) SMTP
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) HTTP
3 3 (50.00%) RIP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP SD
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (16.67%) SAP MM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) SMTP
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) RIP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) OSPF
1 3 (50.00%) BGP
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) DTS
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) LSMW
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Japanese Language
2 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) BAPI
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) CCSA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (50.00%) WSUS
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
1 3 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (50.00%) Symantec
1 3 (50.00%) McAfee
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (50.00%) Brocade
1 3 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) MobileIron