The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 13 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 4.51% 1.20% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.18% 17.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Median daily rate £425 £353 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.56% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £42.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +48.13%

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 Slough region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
33 17 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 24.81% 6.77% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 33
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough 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 Slough

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Slough

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Slough region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Slough region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (66.67%) Hyperion
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (66.67%) Validation
3 4 (66.67%) Essbase
3 4 (66.67%) HFM
3 4 (66.67%) Information Management
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (66.67%) Visualisation
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) QlikView
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) WinForms
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) Android

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Extranet
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Essbase
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) QlikView
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) OBIEE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) QlikView Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior QlikView Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (16.67%) WinForms
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Information Management
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Hyperion
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Apple