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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 27 18 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 14 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.67% 6.40% 2.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.22% 27.27% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 7
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£325 £306 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% -18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £200 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.60 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-4.39% +16.36%
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
92 88 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 24.15% 23.47% 20.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 53 47
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +86.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £31.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+10.40% +11.60%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
Sheffield -5 6 £325 +4.00% 3
Doncaster - - - - 3
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (68.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (56.00%) jQuery
3 14 (56.00%) C#
3 14 (56.00%) HTML
4 13 (52.00%) SQL
5 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (44.00%) MVC
6 11 (44.00%) T-SQL
6 11 (44.00%) .NET
6 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (44.00%) CSS
7 10 (40.00%) IIS
7 10 (40.00%) Web Services
7 10 (40.00%) XML
7 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (36.00%) Scrum
8 9 (36.00%) Ajax
8 9 (36.00%) Unit Testing
9 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
10 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
10 7 (28.00%) TDD
10 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
11 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 10 (40.00%) IIS
2 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (16.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (68.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (8.00%) MS Access
8 2 (8.00%) OLAP
9 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (4.00%) DTS
9 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
9 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
9 1 (4.00%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (12.00%) SQL DBA
3 3 (12.00%) DBA
3 3 (12.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Web Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) jQuery
1 14 (56.00%) HTML
2 11 (44.00%) .NET
2 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (44.00%) CSS
3 10 (40.00%) Web Services
3 10 (40.00%) XML
4 9 (36.00%) Ajax
5 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (20.00%) WPF
7 3 (12.00%) HTML5
7 3 (12.00%) WCF
8 2 (8.00%) Silverlight
8 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
9 1 (4.00%) WSDL
9 1 (4.00%) SOAP
9 1 (4.00%) MDX
9 1 (4.00%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) NHS
1 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) MVC
3 9 (36.00%) Scrum
3 9 (36.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
4 7 (28.00%) TDD
5 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (20.00%) Web Development
7 4 (16.00%) CRM
8 3 (12.00%) Migration
8 3 (12.00%) ETL
8 3 (12.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (8.00%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
9 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
10 1 (4.00%) Data Management
10 1 (4.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (44.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Telerik
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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