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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 30 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 13 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.07% 0.95% 1.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.92% 5.56% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 5
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£388 - £260
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 - £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
- -26.40%
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
119 54 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 28.07% 17.14% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 17 29
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £445 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 8
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £34.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +20.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 May 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (64.71%) SQL
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
6 5 (29.41%) ETL
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (23.53%) C#
8 3 (17.65%) .NET
8 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
9 2 (11.76%) jQuery
9 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
9 2 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (11.76%) TDD
9 2 (11.76%) MVC
9 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
9 2 (11.76%) Migration
9 2 (11.76%) Replication
9 2 (11.76%) Windows
9 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
9 2 (11.76%) ADO.NET

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (5.88%) VLDB
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) DBA
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Developer
3 3 (17.65%) SQL DBA
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Database Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Development DBA
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Data Migration Manager
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) jQuery
2 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
2 2 (11.76%) ADO.NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ETL
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Data Security
4 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (5.88%) Data Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Data Mapping
4 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Data Governance
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
3 4 (23.53%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) VMware