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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 16 28 33
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.45% 1.24% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.53% 15.00% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Median daily rate £425 £353 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.56% +17.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.08% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £26.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+62.26% -7.63%

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
38 20 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 32.76% 8.26% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 33
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £252 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £438 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 17 January 2017.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) HFM
2 3 (50.00%) Information Management
2 3 (50.00%) Essbase
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
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%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) Intranet
4 1 (16.67%) Extranet
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) XML

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 3 (50.00%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Extranet
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Essbase
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) OBIEE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL 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 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Information Management
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Development
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
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Hyperion
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Apple