The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 29 54 19
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -35
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 5 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.49% 1.26% 9.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.54% 4.24% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 26
Median daily rate £334 £275 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.36% -29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £245 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £355 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £22.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -32.83%
SQL Server 2008
South West

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 Somerset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
52 118 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 21.58% 29.80% 30.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 86 80
Median daily rate £356 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £11.00 £37.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+263.63% -70.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £11.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £11.00 £38.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Somerset region.

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 3 - - 1
Bath +5 1 £368 +33.63%
Street - 1 £300 -
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 6 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (50.00%) .NET
5 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (50.00%) XML
5 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
6 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (37.50%) PerformancePoint
6 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (37.50%) PowerPivot
6 3 (37.50%) C#
7 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 1 (12.50%) Process Management
8 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
8 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 1 (12.50%) Oracle
8 1 (12.50%) MS Office

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (37.50%) PerformancePoint
4 3 (37.50%) PowerPivot
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (12.50%) DTS
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Database Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
2 1 (12.50%) LINQ
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Direct Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Process Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (37.50%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
Yeovil, Somerset
Robert Half
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