The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 30 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.90% 6.41% 4.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.57% 20.00% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Median daily rate - £400 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +39.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £29.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+44.06% +48.16%
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
56 50 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 25.34% 32.05% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 32 25
Median daily rate £313 £420 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.59% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £435 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £8.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Stoke-on-Trent -1 2 - - 4
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (66.67%) DBA
2 2 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) CRM Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ISL
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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