The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 50 43 55
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 10 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.80% 2.52% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.13% 9.42% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 4
Median daily rate £488 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £325 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £360 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £26.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+62.26% -7.63%

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 Oxfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
163 138 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.32% 26.74% 20.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 113 93
Median daily rate £475 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £287 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £17.43 - £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+41.50% -17.18%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +7 9 £500 +37.93%
Witney - 1 £310 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) T-SQL
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (63.64%) RESTful
4 7 (63.64%) ETL
4 7 (63.64%) FTP
5 6 (54.55%) Dell
5 6 (54.55%) Boomi
6 5 (45.45%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (36.36%) Analytics
7 4 (36.36%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (36.36%) OOP
7 4 (36.36%) OO
7 4 (36.36%) Front Office
7 4 (36.36%) Java
8 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
9 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (18.18%) Migration
9 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 1 (9.09%) Windows
10 1 (9.09%) Replication
10 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (9.09%) Data Management
10 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
10 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 6 (54.55%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) ETL Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Database Developer
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ETL
2 5 (45.45%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (36.36%) Analytics
3 4 (36.36%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) OOP
4 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Data Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) T-SQL
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Dell
2 4 (36.36%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft