The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire 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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 0.68% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£360 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-34.42% +1.66%
SQL Server 2008
Scotland

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 Renfrewshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
20 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 13.61% 13.04% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 1
Average daily rate £360 £410 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.08% +51.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £165.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) KVM
1 3 (100.00%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware