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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 39 37 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -28
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 17 12 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.34% 2.68% 11.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.83% 7.27% 31.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 20
Median daily rate £381 £325 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -22.93%
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
157 165 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.84% 36.91% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 112 75
Median daily rate £500 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £24.50 £13.46 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.02% -48.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £13.46 £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £13.46 £30.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -23.07%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 11 £394 -
Rotherham - 4 £281 - 1
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (81.82%) SQL
3 13 (59.09%) MVC
4 12 (54.55%) C#
4 12 (54.55%) jQuery
4 12 (54.55%) SQL Server 2014
5 11 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (50.00%) Finance
5 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (45.45%) VBA
6 10 (45.45%) Database Tuning
6 10 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (27.27%) Windows
7 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (27.27%) Web Development
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
8 5 (22.73%) .NET
8 5 (22.73%) HTML
9 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
9 4 (18.18%) Ajax
9 4 (18.18%) Migration
9 4 (18.18%) VMware
9 4 (18.18%) JSON
9 4 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (18.18%) Unity DI Container

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 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) CMS
2 2 (9.09%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (54.55%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (13.64%) MS Access
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.55%) Datazen
5 1 (4.55%) Power BI
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) SQL Developer
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (18.18%) SSIS Developer
4 4 (18.18%) SSRS Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Systems Developer
5 3 (13.64%) VBA Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (9.09%) Database Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Excel Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Excel VBA Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (9.09%) SSAS Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) jQuery
2 11 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (22.73%) .NET
3 5 (22.73%) HTML
4 4 (18.18%) Ajax
4 4 (18.18%) JSON
4 4 (18.18%) Unity DI Container
5 3 (13.64%) JMS
5 3 (13.64%) XML
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 2 (9.09%) CSS
6 2 (9.09%) HTML5
6 2 (9.09%) Web Services
7 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.55%) CSS3
7 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) MVC
2 10 (45.45%) Database Tuning
2 10 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (27.27%) Web Development
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Content Management
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) Budget Control
7 1 (4.55%) Data Security
7 1 (4.55%) Data Transformation
7 1 (4.55%) Database Mirroring
7 1 (4.55%) ETL
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) C#
3 10 (45.45%) VBA
4 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.55%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix