The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 53 63 64
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.82% 0.77% 1.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.00% 3.24% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £490 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.29% +13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £22.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -32.83%
SQL Server 2008
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
125 216 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.49% 23.61% 17.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 102 86
Median daily rate £438 £355 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.23% +16.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £280 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £465 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £15.86 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+215.25% -90.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -20.50%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (50.00%) Workflow Development
3 4 (50.00%) Workflow
3 4 (50.00%) Symantec
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (12.50%) MS Office
6 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 1 (12.50%) SAP
6 1 (12.50%) Remedy
6 1 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) Power BI
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Workflow Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) MDX
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Workflow
1 4 (50.00%) Workflow Development
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy
2 1 (12.50%) SAP