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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 64 69 55
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 36 35 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.19% 1.78% 3.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.18% 8.03% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 20 36
Median daily rate £320 £338 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £195 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £378 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £22.50 £31.10
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -27.64%
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
392 436 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.83% 22.21% 23.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 268 249
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £524 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £14.75 £19.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.36% -9.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.75 £31.40
% change year-on-year
+47.57% -17.99%

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 3 December 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton -1 2 £350 - 1
Salford - 2 £344 -
Altrincham -1 1 - -
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £325 -
SQL Server 2008
North West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 45 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (55.56%) SQL
3 23 (51.11%) .NET
4 21 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (44.44%) T-SQL
6 18 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (35.56%) C#
8 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 15 (33.33%) Windows
8 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 15 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (24.44%) .NET Framework
10 11 (24.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (22.22%) Entity Framework
11 10 (22.22%) VB6
11 10 (22.22%) XML
11 10 (22.22%) VB
12 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 9 (20.00%) Oracle
12 9 (20.00%) Web Services
12 9 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (17.78%) WinForms
13 8 (17.78%) SOAP
13 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (15.56%) Finance
14 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2000
14 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database

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 4 (8.89%) IIS
2 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.44%) CMS
2 2 (4.44%) Kentico
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (4.44%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (4.44%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Firewall
1 1 (2.22%) Skype
1 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (24.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database
7 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (13.33%) Ingres
8 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (13.33%) Oracle9i Database
9 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (8.89%) MySQL
11 2 (4.44%) Power BI
12 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
12 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.89%) Moq
2 4 (8.89%) NUnit
2 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.44%) JIRA
3 2 (4.44%) WiX
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Billing
2 2 (4.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) .NET Developer
3 11 (24.44%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (24.44%) C# Developer
4 8 (17.78%) DBA
4 8 (17.78%) SQL DBA
4 8 (17.78%) SQL Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Database Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Business Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (4.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (4.44%) PHP Developer
9 2 (4.44%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (4.44%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (51.11%) .NET
2 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 11 (24.44%) .NET Framework
4 10 (22.22%) Entity Framework
4 10 (22.22%) XML
5 9 (20.00%) Web Services
6 8 (17.78%) SOAP
6 8 (17.78%) WinForms
7 4 (8.89%) HTML
8 3 (6.67%) WCF
9 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.44%) CSS
9 2 (4.44%) jQuery
9 2 (4.44%) MDX
9 2 (4.44%) REST
9 2 (4.44%) Spring
10 1 (2.22%) XHTML
10 1 (2.22%) XSD
10 1 (2.22%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle Licensing
2 3 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (13.33%) Linux
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (13.33%) Migration
3 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 5 (11.11%) MVC
4 5 (11.11%) Software Licensing
5 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.67%) SDLC
6 2 (4.44%) Change Management
6 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.44%) CRM
6 2 (4.44%) Database Mirroring
6 2 (4.44%) Document Management
6 2 (4.44%) ETL
6 2 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.44%) TDD
6 2 (4.44%) Web Development
7 1 (2.22%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) SQL
2 20 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 16 (35.56%) C#
4 10 (22.22%) VB
4 10 (22.22%) VB6
5 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.67%) PHP
7 2 (4.44%) C++
7 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.44%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.22%) PHP 5
8 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) MCP
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 5 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Shibboleth
2 1 (2.22%) Terminal Server
2 1 (2.22%) XenApp
2 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (11.11%) Data Guard
2 5 (11.11%) SCOM
3 1 (2.22%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle
3 5 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (4.44%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.22%) BMC
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix
5 1 (2.22%) Pega
5 1 (2.22%) Remedy
5 1 (2.22%) SAP
5 1 (2.22%) Tableau
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