The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 18 28 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.91% 2.97% 0.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 14.29% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
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£313 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-35.24% +1.66%
SQL Server 2008
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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 Peterborough region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
30 49 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 23.44% 20.76% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 9
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.30 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.63% +8.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 September 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 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (75.00%) Windows
3 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (65.00%) HP
4 13 (65.00%) Cisco
4 13 (65.00%) MS Exchange
4 13 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (65.00%) Hyper-V
4 13 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (60.00%) Firewall
5 12 (60.00%) Wireless
6 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
7 10 (50.00%) Migration
8 9 (45.00%) ITIL
9 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (40.00%) Change Control
10 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (20.00%) ARCserve
11 4 (20.00%) SAN
11 4 (20.00%) CA
11 4 (20.00%) LAN
11 4 (20.00%) WAN
11 4 (20.00%) .NET
11 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
11 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 4 (20.00%) CSS
11 4 (20.00%) C#

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 13 (65.00%) MS Exchange
1 13 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 13 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
1 12 (60.00%) Wireless
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (20.00%) LAN
3 4 (20.00%) WAN
3 4 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Support Analyst
3 8 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Technical Support
4 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
7 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (5.00%) DBA
8 1 (5.00%) Administrator
8 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (20.00%) CSS
1 4 (20.00%) jQuery
1 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) HTML5
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (5.00%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Migration
2 9 (45.00%) ITIL
3 8 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (40.00%) Change Control
4 4 (20.00%) MVC
4 4 (20.00%) Network Management
5 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) ETL
6 1 (5.00%) OOP
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) Data Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (65.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) ARCserve
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco
1 13 (65.00%) HP
2 4 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (5.00%) NetApp
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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