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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 33 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 7 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.69% 7.84% 7.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.45% 27.17% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 22 15
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.10 £31.75 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +23.30%
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
67 92 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 16.22% 28.84% 21.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 45 34
Average daily rate £335 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -30.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%

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 22 December 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) .NET
4 9 (64.29%) C#
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 6 (42.86%) Web Services
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (35.71%) WCF
8 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
8 4 (28.57%) OOP
8 4 (28.57%) OO
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (21.43%) HTML
9 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
9 3 (21.43%) CSS
9 3 (21.43%) Windows
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (21.43%) Marketing
9 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
9 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
10 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
10 2 (14.29%) VoIP
10 2 (14.29%) Active Directory

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.14%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) NUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 6 (42.86%) Web Services
3 5 (35.71%) WCF
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (7.14%) XML
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (7.14%) CSS3
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) OOP
1 4 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) ETL
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 2 (14.29%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
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