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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 65 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
-26 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.89% 0.61% 2.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.51% 3.03% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Average daily rate £375 £363 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +45.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £353 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £373 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.69 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+48.13% -8.92%
SQL Server 2008
Tyne and Wear

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
171 66 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 25.41% 20.06% 33.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 53 63
Average daily rate £423 £410 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.04% +62.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £19.50 £13.25 £99.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.16% -86.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 13 (76.47%) .NET
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
4 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (64.71%) VB
4 11 (64.71%) C#
5 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
6 9 (52.94%) Windows
6 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
6 9 (52.94%) MS Office
6 9 (52.94%) Data Management
6 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
7 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
7 8 (47.06%) HTML5
7 8 (47.06%) CSS
7 8 (47.06%) HTML
7 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
8 7 (41.18%) VBA
8 7 (41.18%) N-Tier
8 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Office Automation
9 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
9 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
9 6 (35.29%) VBScript
9 6 (35.29%) Web Services
9 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
10 5 (29.41%) Web Design
10 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 9 (52.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
9 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Developer
3 3 (17.65%) DBA
3 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) SQL DBA
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) ASP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) CSS
2 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) HTML5
3 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 6 (35.29%) Web Services
4 5 (29.41%) MDX
5 3 (17.65%) CAML
5 3 (17.65%) jQuery
6 2 (11.76%) Classic ASP
7 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) N-Tier
2 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (23.53%) Clustering
4 3 (17.65%) Replication
5 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
1 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
2 3 (17.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Data Management
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Office Automation
3 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
4 5 (29.41%) Service Management
4 5 (29.41%) Web Design
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Change Management
6 3 (17.65%) Coaching
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (17.65%) Security Patching
6 3 (17.65%) TDD
6 3 (17.65%) Web Development
7 2 (11.76%) SDLC
7 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.88%) OO
8 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
8 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) VB
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 7 (41.18%) VBA
5 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
5 6 (35.29%) VBScript
6 3 (17.65%) C
6 3 (17.65%) FQL
6 3 (17.65%) Java
6 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
6 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (11.76%) MCDBA
3 2 (11.76%) MCT
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) HP
2 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
3 2 (11.76%) Veritas
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
Newcastle upon Tyne
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