The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 56 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 15 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.94% 2.73% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.43% 15.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Average daily rate
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£301 £368 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -34.42%
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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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
178 66 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.97% 18.03% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 46 18
Average daily rate £425 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £216 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (88.24%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) .NET
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (64.71%) Windows
5 10 (58.82%) VB
6 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
7 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (47.06%) MS Office
7 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
8 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Office Automation
8 7 (41.18%) VBA
8 7 (41.18%) N-Tier
9 6 (35.29%) Web Services
9 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
9 6 (35.29%) VBScript
9 6 (35.29%) C#
9 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
9 6 (35.29%) Data Management
9 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (29.41%) Service Management
10 5 (29.41%) Web Design
10 5 (29.41%) HTML
10 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
10 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
10 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.88%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
2 8 (47.06%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.88%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst Programmer
2 4 (23.53%) Programmer
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (11.76%) DBA
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) Web Services
3 5 (29.41%) MDX
3 5 (29.41%) HTML5
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 5 (29.41%) CSS
3 5 (29.41%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) XSLT
5 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) N-Tier
2 4 (23.53%) Clustering
3 3 (17.65%) Replication
4 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Office Automation
3 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
3 6 (35.29%) Data Management
4 5 (29.41%) Web Design
4 5 (29.41%) Service Management
5 4 (23.53%) CRM
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 3 (17.65%) Change Management
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 3 (17.65%) Coaching
6 3 (17.65%) Security Patching
7 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.88%) Web Development
7 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) VB
3 7 (41.18%) VBA
4 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
4 6 (35.29%) VBScript
4 6 (35.29%) C#
5 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
6 3 (17.65%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) MCDBA
3 2 (11.76%) MCT
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Veritas
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
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