The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire 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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 30 9 22
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 29 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.47% 17.90% 3.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.78% 36.25% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 6
Average daily rate
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- £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £30.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-35.24% -12.85%
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

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 North Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
36 80 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 17.06% 49.38% 27.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 45 35
Average daily rate £300 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £350 £375
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 £28.50 £30.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +5.17%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

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 North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
York -13 1 - - 6
Harrogate - - - -
Skipton - - - - 1
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) XAML
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) Silverlight
4 2 (28.57%) LINQ
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) ETL
5 1 (14.29%) HTTP

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DBA
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server DBA
1 4 (57.14%) SQL DBA
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Server Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Architect
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (28.57%) WCF
1 2 (28.57%) WPF
1 2 (28.57%) Silverlight
1 2 (28.57%) LINQ
1 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) XAML
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Foglight
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP