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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 51 48 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.73% 0.39% 3.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.31% 1.59% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £225 £350 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +47.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £330 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £370 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £29.50 £19.96
% change year-on-year
+44.06% +47.83%
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
173 126 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 31.63% 24.56% 26.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 82 56
Median daily rate £388 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £296 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.70 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.37% -10.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -7 4 £225 -35.71%
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (71.43%) SQL
3 11 (52.38%) C#
3 11 (52.38%) MVC
3 11 (52.38%) Finance
3 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (52.38%) jQuery
3 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (52.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 11 (52.38%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (47.62%) Database Tuning
4 10 (47.62%) VBA
5 7 (33.33%) Windows
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (23.81%) Migration
8 4 (19.05%) VMware
8 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
8 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (19.05%) Web Development
8 4 (19.05%) JSON
8 4 (19.05%) Ajax
8 4 (19.05%) Unity DI Container
8 4 (19.05%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance

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 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.76%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server 2014
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.76%) Datazen
4 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (4.76%) Power BI
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Developer
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (19.05%) SSIS Developer
4 4 (19.05%) SSRS Developer
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Systems Developer
5 3 (14.29%) VBA Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
6 2 (9.52%) Database Developer
6 2 (9.52%) DBA
6 2 (9.52%) Excel Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
6 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) jQuery
1 11 (52.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (19.05%) Ajax
2 4 (19.05%) JSON
2 4 (19.05%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Axis
3 1 (4.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (9.52%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.76%) Unix
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) MVC
1 11 (52.38%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (47.62%) Database Tuning
3 5 (23.81%) Migration
4 4 (19.05%) Web Development
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (4.76%) Budget Control
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.76%) Data Security
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.76%) ETL
6 1 (4.76%) High Availability
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.76%) Process Management
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) C#
3 10 (47.62%) VBA
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.76%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.76%) Docker
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.76%) Squid
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Data Guard
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (19.05%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle