The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Surrey region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 56 63 46
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 31 19 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.47% 1.50% 3.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.40% 8.41% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 27
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£275 £260 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £175 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -25.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
272 226 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 21.69% 17.89% 19.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 123 131
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £175 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 12
Average hourly rate £47.50 £22.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.11% -33.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.10 £17.50 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.60 £54.00 £35.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
SQL Server 2008
South East

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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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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
Weybridge - 5 £216 -
Woking 0 2 £374 +33.48%
Reigate +4 1 £500 +108.33%
Walton-on-Thames +1 1 £225 - 1
Staines -5 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £500 -
Chertsey - 1 £300 -
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Guildford - - - - 3
Redhill - - - -
Caterham - - - -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 83 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 67 (80.72%) .NET
3 62 (74.70%) C#
4 44 (53.01%) WCF
5 42 (50.60%) Visual Studio
6 37 (44.58%) Windows
6 37 (44.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 34 (40.96%) SQL
8 30 (36.14%) WPF
9 28 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (33.73%) LINQ
10 27 (32.53%) Scrum
11 26 (31.33%) XML
12 25 (30.12%) ASP.NET
12 25 (30.12%) Software Engineering
13 23 (27.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 21 (25.30%) Windows Server 2012
15 19 (22.89%) Web Services
15 19 (22.89%) SQL Server 2005
15 19 (22.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 17 (20.48%) Microsoft
17 15 (18.07%) Content Management
18 13 (15.66%) Opscode Chef
18 13 (15.66%) XSLT
18 13 (15.66%) T-SQL
19 12 (14.46%) HTML
19 12 (14.46%) JavaScript
19 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2012
20 11 (13.25%) Python
20 11 (13.25%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 7 (8.43%) IIS
2 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.61%) CMS
3 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.20%) Documentum
4 1 (1.20%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.20%) Lync
4 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Office
1 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.43%) Office 365
1 7 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.23%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) SSL
1 1 (1.20%) SAN
1 1 (1.20%) Intranet
1 1 (1.20%) VLAN
1 1 (1.20%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (27.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (22.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 19 (22.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (8.43%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (7.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (7.23%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (4.82%) DTS
8 3 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.20%) MOLAP
9 1 (1.20%) ROLAP
9 1 (1.20%) MySQL
9 1 (1.20%) OLAP
9 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.20%) HOLAP
9 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.20%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 42 (50.60%) Visual Studio
2 37 (44.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (7.23%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Electronics
2 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.82%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.82%) Publishing
4 3 (3.61%) Korean Language
4 3 (3.61%) Marketing
5 2 (2.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (49.40%) Developer
2 29 (34.94%) .NET Developer
3 20 (24.10%) Software Engineer
4 18 (21.69%) C# Developer
5 15 (18.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (8.43%) Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) Applications Developer
7 6 (7.23%) Administrator
7 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.82%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) SQL Developer
9 4 (4.82%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (4.82%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) .NET Software Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.41%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
11 2 (2.41%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (80.72%) .NET
2 44 (53.01%) WCF
3 30 (36.14%) WPF
4 28 (33.73%) LINQ
5 26 (31.33%) XML
6 25 (30.12%) ASP.NET
7 19 (22.89%) Web Services
8 13 (15.66%) XSLT
9 12 (14.46%) HTML
10 10 (12.05%) CSS
11 5 (6.02%) COM+
11 5 (6.02%) .NET Framework
12 3 (3.61%) J2EE
12 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (3.61%) REST
12 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (3.61%) HTML5
13 2 (2.41%) jQuery
13 2 (2.41%) Silverlight
13 2 (2.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.61%) DTV
2 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.20%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.20%) PMI
3 1 (1.20%) Clustering
3 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 37 (44.58%) Windows
2 21 (25.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.20%) UNIX
5 1 (1.20%) Linux
5 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (32.53%) Scrum
3 25 (30.12%) Software Engineering
4 15 (18.07%) Content Management
5 11 (13.25%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.02%) CRM
6 5 (6.02%) SOA
6 5 (6.02%) MVC
6 5 (6.02%) DevOps
7 4 (4.82%) Data Transformation
8 3 (3.61%) Programme Management
8 3 (3.61%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (2.41%) Revenue Management
9 2 (2.41%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (2.41%) Multithreading
9 2 (2.41%) Kanban
9 2 (2.41%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (2.41%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.41%) Validation
9 2 (2.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 62 (74.70%) C#
2 34 (40.96%) SQL
3 13 (15.66%) T-SQL
4 12 (14.46%) JavaScript
5 11 (13.25%) Python
6 8 (9.64%) VB.NET
7 6 (7.23%) Java
8 5 (6.02%) VB
8 5 (6.02%) VB6
9 4 (4.82%) VBA
9 4 (4.82%) VBScript
10 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.20%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.61%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.20%) CCNA
3 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.20%) XenApp
1 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (15.66%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.41%) Puppet
3 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.20%) WSUS
3 1 (1.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (20.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.82%) Oracle
3 3 (3.61%) SAP
3 3 (3.61%) VMware
4 1 (1.20%) Cisco
4 1 (1.20%) Citrix
4 1 (1.20%) NetApp
4 1 (1.20%) Lotus
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