The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 101 80 33
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -47
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 23 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 1.29% 4.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.21% 5.93% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 41
Median daily rate £344 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £245 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £375 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £31.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+36.00% +56.25%
SQL Server 2008
North West

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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
412 388 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 22.16% 21.82% 22.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 257 200
Median daily rate £375 £400 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +24.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Median hourly rate £29.01 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.69% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.35 £15.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.36 £35.00 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +32.00%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
4 6 (54.55%) .NET
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (36.36%) C#
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
7 3 (27.27%) Migration
7 3 (27.27%) ETL
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (18.18%) Replication
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
8 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle
8 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (18.18%) MVC
9 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (9.09%) MySQL
6 1 (9.09%) OLAP
6 1 (9.09%) OLTP
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) DBA
3 2 (18.18%) SQL DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) ERP Support
4 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Report Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ETL
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
3 4 (36.36%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Tableau
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