The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Norfolk region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 22 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 3.66% 6.47% 1.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.29% 46.43% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
Average daily rate £183 £275 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.63% -2.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £325 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
- -0.76%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
42 28 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 25.61% 13.93% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 43
Average daily rate £288 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Norwich +10 5 £200 - 2
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) .NET
3 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) C#
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (20.00%) WCF
6 3 (20.00%) HL7
6 3 (20.00%) WinForms
6 3 (20.00%) XenApp
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (20.00%) NHS
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
7 2 (13.33%) Software Deployment
7 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (13.33%) SAN
7 2 (13.33%) EMC
7 2 (13.33%) Citrix
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (13.33%) vSphere
7 2 (13.33%) SCCM
7 2 (13.33%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (13.33%) Celerra

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Broadband
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.67%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Server Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) WCF
2 3 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) NHS
2 2 (13.33%) Celerra
2 2 (13.33%) CLARiiON
2 2 (13.33%) EMC Centera
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Software Deployment
1 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) Logistics
2 1 (6.67%) Web Development
2 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (6.67%) ETL
2 1 (6.67%) RDF
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Delphi
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCTS
1 1 (6.67%) MCITP
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) XenApp
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) EMC
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Tableau
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos
3 1 (6.67%) Sophos
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