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 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.90% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £29.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+44.06% +48.16%
SQL Server 2008
Berkshire

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
44 52 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 27.85% 18.31% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 35 33
Median daily rate £350 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £291 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £405 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £21.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (25.00%) ETL Development
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) UAG
4 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) FMCG
4 1 (25.00%) Kaspersky

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Broadband
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) ETL Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Support
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Server Support
1 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) ETL Development
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) UAG
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Kaspersky