The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 45 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 14 0 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.21% - 5.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.29% - 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 10
Median daily rate £313 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 - £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £406
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 £20.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+102.50% -40.29%
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
136 131 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 21.48% 25.44% 29.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 97 69
Median daily rate £400 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £29.00 £16.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% +77.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 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
Sheffield - 3 £325 -
Rotherham - 2 £325 - 1
Barnsley - 1 £300 -
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) WCF
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
6 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (23.53%) Unity DI Container
6 4 (23.53%) MSTest
6 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
6 4 (23.53%) IIS
6 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
6 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) MVC
7 3 (17.65%) WinForms
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
7 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
7 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
7 3 (17.65%) High Availability
8 2 (11.76%) Local Government
8 2 (11.76%) ReSharper
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.76%) Use Case
8 2 (11.76%) Data Migration

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 4 (23.53%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) Apache
3 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.88%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) NAS
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) SSL
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.88%) DTS
5 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MSTest
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) ReSharper
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
2 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
2 2 (11.76%) YouTrack
General
1 2 (11.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C# Developer
3 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Developer
5 3 (17.65%) WinForms Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
6 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Data Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Data Migration Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) DBA
6 2 (11.76%) Lead Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) SQL DBA
6 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) IT Support
7 1 (5.88%) Senior IT Support
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
1 7 (41.18%) WCF
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
2 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET
2 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
2 4 (23.53%) Unity DI Container
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 3 (17.65%) WinForms
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Axis
4 1 (5.88%) LAMP
4 1 (5.88%) Software Packaging
4 1 (5.88%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) MVC
1 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) High Availability
3 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Change Control
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (11.76%) Use Case
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) MCP
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.88%) Squid
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) DevExpress
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) VMware