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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 31 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 39 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.02% 14.66% 5.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.17% 27.46% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 38 7
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+42.50% -23.07%
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
81 142 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 32.79% 53.38% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 115 35
Average daily rate £392 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Ipswich -16 3 £325 -13.33% 1
SQL Server 2008
East of England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
5 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (18.18%) ITIL
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 2 (18.18%) C#
7 2 (18.18%) Migration
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
8 1 (9.09%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
8 1 (9.09%) Coaching
8 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
8 1 (9.09%) System Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Document Management
8 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 1 (9.09%) WCF

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (9.09%) OLAP
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
1 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) Document Management
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
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