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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 76 79 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -28
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 22 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.48% 1.62% 2.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.70% 6.40% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 27
Median daily rate £450 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £22.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -32.83%
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
185 344 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.60% 25.29% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 237 161
Median daily rate £425 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 13
Median hourly rate £17.40 £39.09 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.48% +4.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 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 7 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 7 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
Staines - 2 £525 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 7 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (65.38%) SQL
3 13 (50.00%) .NET
4 12 (46.15%) T-SQL
4 12 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (30.77%) Finance
7 8 (30.77%) C#
8 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
9 5 (19.23%) Clustering
9 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (19.23%) Marketing
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (19.23%) Windows
9 5 (19.23%) CRM
9 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (19.23%) ETL
10 4 (15.38%) ERP
10 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
10 4 (15.38%) XML
10 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
10 4 (15.38%) Replication
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (11.54%) Banking

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) CMS
1 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (11.54%) IIS
1 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
1 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
1 3 (11.54%) Umbraco
1 3 (11.54%) WordPress
2 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (11.54%) InDesign
2 3 (11.54%) Photoshop
3 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Intranet
1 3 (11.54%) SAN
1 3 (11.54%) Skype
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
2 2 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
9 2 (7.69%) Big Data
9 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (3.85%) MySQL
10 1 (3.85%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Marketing
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Advertising
4 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) DBA
2 7 (26.92%) SQL DBA
3 5 (19.23%) ETL Developer
4 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) IT Support
5 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Junior
6 2 (7.69%) Junior DBA
6 2 (7.69%) Junior SQL DBA
6 2 (7.69%) Junior SQL Server DBA
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 4 (15.38%) XML
3 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
3 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.69%) RESTful
4 2 (7.69%) SOAP
4 2 (7.69%) WCF
4 2 (7.69%) XSLT
5 1 (3.85%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Clustering
2 4 (15.38%) Replication
3 3 (11.54%) Social Media
4 2 (7.69%) Blog
4 2 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) EPoS
5 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
1 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) Android
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) CRM
2 5 (19.23%) ETL
3 4 (15.38%) ERP
4 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.54%) Database Mirroring
4 3 (11.54%) Document Management
4 3 (11.54%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (11.54%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (11.54%) MVC
4 3 (11.54%) SEO
4 3 (11.54%) Web Development
5 2 (7.69%) Content Management
5 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (7.69%) Line Management
5 2 (7.69%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 12 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 8 (30.77%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
4 3 (11.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Adobe
1 3 (11.54%) Barracuda Networks
1 3 (11.54%) HEAT Software
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.54%) Sage
1 3 (11.54%) Sun
2 2 (7.69%) Apple
2 2 (7.69%) arcserve
2 2 (7.69%) NetApp
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) RedGate
2 2 (7.69%) Sybase
3 1 (3.85%) Kaspersky
3 1 (3.85%) VMware