The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Romford 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 24 April 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 Romford 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Romford 7.69% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.37% -10.76%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Romford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Romford 30.77% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £475 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server 2008
London

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Romford

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Romford

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Romford

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Romford

SQL Server 2008
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Romford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Romford 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) WebLOAD
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Romford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Romford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) WebLOAD
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat