The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 20 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 31 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.90% 3.55% 4.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.63% 18.27% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 14
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£303 £340 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.02% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £396 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +14.65%
SQL Server 2008
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
137 104 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 30.51% 19.44% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 66 62
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.88 £9.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% +209.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +22.76%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +21 28 £270 -21.73% 2
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 £400 - 1
Newport - - - - 2
Glamorgan - - - -
SQL Server 2008
Wales

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (76.79%) SQL
3 32 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (48.21%) T-SQL
5 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 23 (41.07%) XML
7 22 (39.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 20 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (35.71%) WCF
8 20 (35.71%) Replication
8 20 (35.71%) C#
9 18 (32.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (30.36%) Clustering
11 16 (28.57%) .NET
12 15 (26.79%) Web Services
12 15 (26.79%) SQL Server 2000
13 14 (25.00%) ETL
13 14 (25.00%) SOAP
13 14 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 14 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET
15 11 (19.64%) CSS
15 11 (19.64%) HTML
15 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
16 10 (17.86%) NHS
17 9 (16.07%) CRM
17 9 (16.07%) Dynamics CRM
18 8 (14.29%) Data Migration
18 8 (14.29%) Data Warehouse

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.93%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (39.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (32.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (26.79%) SQL Server 2000
7 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (5.36%) MS Access
11 2 (3.57%) DTS
12 1 (1.79%) OLAP
12 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (1.79%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (1.79%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.14%) Back Office
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (67.86%) Developer
2 23 (41.07%) SQL Developer
3 19 (33.93%) DBA
4 18 (32.14%) SQL DBA
5 11 (19.64%) SQL Server DBA
6 9 (16.07%) CRM Developer
7 8 (14.29%) Server Administrator
7 8 (14.29%) Administrator
8 7 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 5 (8.93%) .NET Developer
10 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
11 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
12 2 (3.57%) Analyst
12 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Developer
12 2 (3.57%) Developer Analyst
12 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 1 (1.79%) Agile .NET Developer
13 1 (1.79%) Senior SQL Developer
13 1 (1.79%) AWS Developer
13 1 (1.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.07%) XML
2 20 (35.71%) WCF
3 16 (28.57%) .NET
4 15 (26.79%) Web Services
5 14 (25.00%) SOAP
6 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 11 (19.64%) CSS
7 11 (19.64%) HTML
8 5 (8.93%) .NET Framework
8 5 (8.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (7.14%) Silverlight
9 4 (7.14%) HTML5
9 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
10 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (1.79%) MDX
12 1 (1.79%) MSMQ
12 1 (1.79%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) Replication
2 17 (30.36%) Clustering
3 10 (17.86%) NHS
4 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) ETL
1 14 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (16.07%) CRM
3 8 (14.29%) Migration
3 8 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 7 (12.50%) Information Security
4 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.50%) MVC
4 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.36%) Data Modelling
5 3 (5.36%) TDD
6 2 (3.57%) Scrum
6 2 (3.57%) Change Control
6 2 (3.57%) Project Management
6 2 (3.57%) Change Management
7 1 (1.79%) ERP
7 1 (1.79%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (1.79%) Data Architecture
7 1 (1.79%) Data Governance
7 1 (1.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (76.79%) SQL
2 27 (48.21%) T-SQL
3 20 (35.71%) C#
4 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) Cognos
3 1 (1.79%) Business Objects
Merthyr Tydfil
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago