The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 46 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.85% 1.37% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.03% 4.30% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Median daily rate £500 £225 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -24.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £22.50 £31.10
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -27.64%
SQL Server 2008
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
99 93 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 28.13% 31.85% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 71 86
Median daily rate £500 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £228 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £520 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £19.36 £36.25 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.59% +51.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -17.93%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

SQL Server 2008
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (75.00%) Front Office
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Boomi
4 1 (25.00%) Tableau
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) OO

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) ETL Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau
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