The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 25 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.53% 1.02% 3.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.32% 3.51% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
Median daily rate £318 £390 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.58% -3.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £390 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £390 £491
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
East of England

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 Suffolk region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
53 57 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 22.36% 29.08% 24.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 30 45
Median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £328 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.10 - -
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 Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 8 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
Ipswich +5 4 £318 - 2
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 8 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (16.67%) C#

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DBA
1 4 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat