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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 42 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.84% 0.85% 1.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.37% 4.35% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £340 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +38.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £51.56 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-63.14% +79.70%

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
89 92 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 24.86% 19.62% 23.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 55 42
Median daily rate £363 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottingham region citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
4 9 (69.23%) ITIL
5 8 (61.54%) VMware
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (61.54%) SCCM
5 8 (61.54%) NetApp
6 3 (23.08%) C#
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 1 (7.69%) Statistics
8 1 (7.69%) Web Development
8 1 (7.69%) JSON
8 1 (7.69%) ReSharper
8 1 (7.69%) Informatics
8 1 (7.69%) WCF
8 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
8 1 (7.69%) Use Case
8 1 (7.69%) Release Management
8 1 (7.69%) jQuery
8 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.69%) Data Management

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) ReSharper
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) DBA
3 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ETL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) WCF
2 1 (7.69%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) Database Security
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) ETL Development
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Informatics
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Release Management
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Use Case
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) NetApp
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) DevExpress