The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Peterborough region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 18 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 7 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 5.98% 4.73% 0.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.00% 19.05% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -25.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
35 42 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 29.91% 24.85% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 9
Average daily rate £325 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
SQL Server 2008
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SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 19 (79.17%) HP
3 19 (79.17%) Cisco
3 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (79.17%) Hyper-V
4 18 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 18 (75.00%) MS Exchange
4 18 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (70.83%) Firewall
6 16 (66.67%) Wireless
6 16 (66.67%) Windows 7
7 15 (62.50%) Migration
8 14 (58.33%) ITIL
9 12 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (33.33%) Change Control
11 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (20.83%) LAN
12 5 (20.83%) WAN
13 4 (16.67%) ARCserve
13 4 (16.67%) SAN
13 4 (16.67%) CA
13 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
13 4 (16.67%) Network Management
14 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (12.50%) MVC

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 18 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 18 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 18 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) Firewall
2 16 (66.67%) Wireless
3 12 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (20.83%) LAN
4 5 (20.83%) WAN
5 4 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.17%) Intranet
6 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Analyst
2 12 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
3 9 (37.50%) Support Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (20.83%) Technical Support Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Technical Support
6 4 (16.67%) Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Network Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Desktop Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (12.50%) jQuery
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
1 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (12.50%) CSS
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) HTML5
2 1 (4.17%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (4.17%) WCF
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
1 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Migration
2 14 (58.33%) ITIL
3 8 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (33.33%) Change Control
4 4 (16.67%) Network Management
5 3 (12.50%) MVC
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.17%) TDD
7 1 (4.17%) Data Management
7 1 (4.17%) ETL
7 1 (4.17%) OOP
7 1 (4.17%) OO
7 1 (4.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
System Software
1 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 19 (79.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) ARCserve
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) HP
1 19 (79.17%) Cisco
2 4 (16.67%) CA
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Exinda
4 1 (4.17%) Riverbed
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Altiris
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
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