The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 123 87 55
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -32
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 25 58 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.82% 1.81% 3.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.03% 7.82% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 48 66
Median daily rate £340 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.50% +28.75%
SQL Server 2008
England

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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
621 742 668
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.38% 23.15% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 555 448
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 12
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £19.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £43.43 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +14.00%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 the South West

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Bristol -8 9 £340 +12.39% 7
Wiltshire -1 6 £400 +29.03% 1
Somerset +7 1 £250 -23.07% 2
Devon +5 1 - - 2
Dorset -5 1 £350 +7.69% 1
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 South West region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 71 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (70.42%) SQL
3 35 (49.30%) Microsoft
4 29 (40.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 27 (38.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (36.62%) C#
7 25 (35.21%) .NET
8 24 (33.80%) SQL Server 2005
9 23 (32.39%) T-SQL
10 19 (26.76%) MS Excel
10 19 (26.76%) SharePoint
11 17 (23.94%) Windows
12 16 (22.54%) ASP.NET
12 16 (22.54%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (22.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (19.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (18.31%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (16.90%) HTML
15 12 (16.90%) IIS
15 12 (16.90%) .NET Framework
16 11 (15.49%) PowerShell
16 11 (15.49%) Migration
17 10 (14.08%) MVC
17 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
17 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2014
18 9 (12.68%) ETL
18 9 (12.68%) Finance
19 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
19 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2000
19 8 (11.27%) Windows Server

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 19 (26.76%) SharePoint
2 12 (16.90%) IIS
3 6 (8.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (7.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.82%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.41%) CMS
6 1 (1.41%) Commerce Server
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.41%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (26.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) InfoPath
3 3 (4.23%) MS Office
4 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) SAP CRM
1 2 (2.82%) SAP ERP
1 2 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (2.82%) SAP SCM
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.41%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Office 365
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) Kerberos
2 3 (4.23%) Internet
2 3 (4.23%) Intranet
3 1 (1.41%) Broadband
3 1 (1.41%) DNS
3 1 (1.41%) LAN
3 1 (1.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (40.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 27 (38.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (33.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (22.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (19.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (18.31%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (5.63%) OLAP
11 3 (4.23%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
12 2 (2.82%) PowerPivot
12 2 (2.82%) QlikView
12 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
12 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
12 2 (2.82%) SAP BI
12 2 (2.82%) SAP BW
13 1 (1.41%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (4.23%) ERwin
3 3 (4.23%) Subversion
3 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.41%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (12.68%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Banking
2 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Electronics
3 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.82%) Marketing
3 2 (2.82%) Military
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (57.75%) Developer
2 14 (19.72%) .NET Developer
3 13 (18.31%) SQL Developer
4 11 (15.49%) DBA
5 10 (14.08%) Administrator
5 10 (14.08%) SQL DBA
6 8 (11.27%) Analyst
7 7 (9.86%) Consultant
7 7 (9.86%) SharePoint Developer
7 7 (9.86%) SSIS Developer
8 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (7.04%) SQL Analyst
10 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (5.63%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 4 (5.63%) ETL Developer
10 4 (5.63%) SQL BI Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Information Analyst
11 3 (4.23%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.21%) .NET
2 16 (22.54%) ASP.NET
3 12 (16.90%) .NET Framework
3 12 (16.90%) HTML
4 7 (9.86%) Ajax
4 7 (9.86%) CSS
5 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (7.04%) WCF
7 4 (5.63%) Entity Framework
7 4 (5.63%) jQuery
7 4 (5.63%) LINQ
7 4 (5.63%) Web Services
8 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 3 (4.23%) HTML5
8 3 (4.23%) Kendo UI
8 3 (4.23%) NHibernate
8 3 (4.23%) XML
9 2 (2.82%) JSON
9 2 (2.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.41%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) Blog
2 3 (4.23%) NHS
2 3 (4.23%) Replication
3 2 (2.82%) Clustering
3 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.41%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Windows
2 8 (11.27%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (15.49%) Migration
3 10 (14.08%) MVC
4 9 (12.68%) ETL
5 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.27%) Mentoring
6 7 (9.86%) Incident Management
6 7 (9.86%) Problem Management
7 6 (8.45%) Coaching
7 6 (8.45%) SDLC
7 6 (8.45%) Web Development
8 5 (7.04%) Data Modelling
8 5 (7.04%) TDD
9 4 (5.63%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.63%) ERP
10 3 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.23%) Document Management
10 3 (4.23%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.23%) ETL Development
10 3 (4.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 50 (70.42%) SQL
2 26 (36.62%) C#
3 23 (32.39%) T-SQL
4 11 (15.49%) PowerShell
5 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.63%) VBA
7 3 (4.23%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.82%) VB
9 1 (1.41%) VB6
9 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.63%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) Degree
3 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) MCSE
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.82%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) SCCM
2 1 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 35 (49.30%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) Nintex
3 4 (5.63%) SAP
4 3 (4.23%) Telerik
4 3 (4.23%) Teradata
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle
6 1 (1.41%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.41%) Remedy
6 1 (1.41%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.41%) TIBCO
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