The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham 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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 46 34 18
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.37% 1.39% 6.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.98% 6.94% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 12
Average daily rate £463 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £285 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £385 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.69 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+48.13% -8.19%
SQL Server 2008
Nottinghamshire

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 Nottingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
86 72 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 19.63% 20.00% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 33 36
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £143 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £423 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £12.50 £15.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+14.06% +14.28%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) NetApp
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) ETL
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) SAN
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) vSphere
5 2 (20.00%) Marketing
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (20.00%) SCCM
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (10.00%) arcserve

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 (10.00%) ColdFusion
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) JRun
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (10.00%) DTS
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (10.00%) VLDB
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) ColdFusion Developer
2 1 (10.00%) DBA
2 1 (10.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Support
2 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ETL
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Data Security
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) NetApp
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe
5 1 (10.00%) arcserve
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) EMC
Nottingham
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago