The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 14 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 13 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 10.16% 1.02% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 61.90% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £22.50 £31.10
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -27.64%
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

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 Solihull region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
21 20 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 16.41% 10.20% 30.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 12
Median daily rate £375 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.75 £31.40
% change year-on-year
+47.57% -17.99%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull 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 Solihull

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

SQL Server 2008
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Solihull region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) jQuery
1 13 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 13 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
2 11 (84.62%) StructureMap
2 11 (84.62%) NServiceBus
2 11 (84.62%) WCF
2 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 11 (84.62%) Telecoms
2 11 (84.62%) SOAP
2 11 (84.62%) XML
2 11 (84.62%) Broadband
3 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Network Management

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 11 (84.62%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (84.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) C# Software Engineer
1 10 (76.92%) Software Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) jQuery
1 13 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
2 11 (84.62%) SOAP
2 11 (84.62%) StructureMap
2 11 (84.62%) WCF
2 11 (84.62%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
2 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft