The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 62 58 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 29 29 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.16% 2.29% 1.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.29% 10.10% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 11
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£350 £300 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
SQL Server 2008
South East

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 Surrey region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
312 287 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 23.28% 22.67% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 188 121
Average daily rate £350 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 8
Average hourly rate £25.00 £47.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.36% +111.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £39.90 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £48.90 £54.00
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 Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Guildford +4 5 £300 -25.46%
Redhill - 4 £350 - 2
Cobham - 3 £410 -
Leatherhead -23 2 £450 -10.00%
Camberley - 2 - - 1
Caterham - 2 - -
Staines +2 1 £375 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 62 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 47 (75.81%) SQL
3 33 (53.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (48.39%) T-SQL
5 29 (46.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (37.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 22 (35.48%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (33.87%) Windows
9 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
10 18 (29.03%) C#
11 16 (25.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 15 (24.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 15 (24.19%) PowerShell
13 12 (19.35%) .NET
13 12 (19.35%) Relational Database
14 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
14 11 (17.74%) ETL
15 10 (16.13%) XML
15 10 (16.13%) RDBMS
15 10 (16.13%) SAN
15 10 (16.13%) Finance
16 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (14.52%) VMware
16 9 (14.52%) Cisco
16 9 (14.52%) Java
16 9 (14.52%) VBScript
17 8 (12.90%) Migration
18 7 (11.29%) Disaster Recovery
18 7 (11.29%) C++
18 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (8.06%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.84%) IIS
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.06%) MS Office
3 3 (4.84%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) SAN
2 7 (11.29%) DNS
3 5 (8.06%) DHCP
3 5 (8.06%) LAN
4 4 (6.45%) WAN
4 4 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (6.45%) NAS
5 2 (3.23%) Intranet
5 2 (3.23%) Internet
6 1 (1.61%) Firewall
6 1 (1.61%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (53.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (46.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (37.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (35.48%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (25.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (24.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (19.35%) Relational Database
9 10 (16.13%) RDBMS
10 6 (9.68%) OLTP
11 4 (6.45%) Star Schema
12 3 (4.84%) SSDT
12 3 (4.84%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (3.23%) QlikView
14 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects XI
14 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
14 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (1.61%) PowerCenter
14 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.61%) NUnit
3 1 (1.61%) Ant
3 1 (1.61%) Moq
3 1 (1.61%) Hudson
3 1 (1.61%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Banking
2 2 (3.23%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 31 (50.00%) Developer
2 22 (35.48%) DBA
3 19 (30.65%) SQL DBA
4 16 (25.81%) SQL Developer
5 15 (24.19%) SQL Server DBA
6 9 (14.52%) SQL Server Developer
7 6 (9.68%) .NET Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Administrator
9 3 (4.84%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Database Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Senior SQL Developer
10 2 (3.23%) SQL Database Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Technical Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Report Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.35%) .NET
2 10 (16.13%) XML
3 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET
4 6 (9.68%) CSS
4 6 (9.68%) HTML
5 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (6.45%) Web Services
6 4 (6.45%) jQuery
7 3 (4.84%) WCF
8 2 (3.23%) HTML5
8 2 (3.23%) NHibernate
8 2 (3.23%) J2EE
8 2 (3.23%) CSS3
8 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.61%) SOAP
9 1 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Replication
2 4 (6.45%) Informatics
3 3 (4.84%) Clustering
3 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.61%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.87%) Windows
2 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.84%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) ETL
2 8 (12.90%) Migration
3 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (11.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (11.29%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (9.68%) Database Security
4 6 (9.68%) ITIL
4 6 (9.68%) OO
5 5 (8.06%) Data Modelling
5 5 (8.06%) MVC
5 5 (8.06%) Business Continuity
5 5 (8.06%) Data Migration
6 4 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (4.84%) CRM
7 3 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.84%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (3.23%) Analytics
8 2 (3.23%) Line Management
8 2 (3.23%) Database Mirroring
8 2 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 47 (75.81%) SQL
2 30 (48.39%) T-SQL
3 18 (29.03%) C#
4 15 (24.19%) PowerShell
5 9 (14.52%) Java
5 9 (14.52%) VBScript
6 7 (11.29%) C++
7 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.84%) Perl
8 3 (4.84%) XPath
9 2 (3.23%) Groovy
9 2 (3.23%) VB
10 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.61%) VB6
10 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.06%) Degree
3 4 (6.45%) MCTS
3 4 (6.45%) MCSE
4 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) CCNA
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.68%) VMware ESX
2 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.45%) XenApp
4 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) SCOM
2 4 (6.45%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (4.84%) NetBackup
3 3 (4.84%) WSUS
3 3 (4.84%) SCCM
4 2 (3.23%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.61%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.52%) Cisco
2 9 (14.52%) VMware
3 7 (11.29%) HP
4 5 (8.06%) Citrix
4 5 (8.06%) Red Gate
5 4 (6.45%) BMC
6 2 (3.23%) F5
6 2 (3.23%) IBM
6 2 (3.23%) McAfee
6 2 (3.23%) Radware
7 1 (1.61%) Altiris
7 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.61%) CA
7 1 (1.61%) Informatica
7 1 (1.61%) NetApp
7 1 (1.61%) Symantec
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle
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