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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 85 55 48
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 16 40 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.21% 2.97% 3.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.75% 14.87% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 48
Median daily rate £411 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £231 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -25.92%
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
337 269 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.49% 19.97% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 167 197
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £38.75 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +53.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.21 £19.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £40.00 £29.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.69% -8.28%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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
Guildford -2 3 £325 +15.04%
Camberley - 3 £475 -
Cobham +2 2 £410 -2.95%
Redhill -6 1 - -
Woking -6 1 £650 +100.00% 2
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (68.29%) SQL
3 26 (63.41%) C#
4 22 (53.66%) Windows
5 20 (48.78%) .NET
6 19 (46.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
8 17 (41.46%) ASP.NET
9 16 (39.02%) CSS
9 16 (39.02%) HTML
10 15 (36.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (34.15%) SQL Server 2005
11 14 (34.15%) MVC
12 13 (31.71%) T-SQL
12 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
13 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (29.27%) HTML5
13 12 (29.27%) AngularJS
13 12 (29.27%) Relational Database
13 12 (29.27%) jQuery
14 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
14 11 (26.83%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 10 (24.39%) VBScript
16 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
16 9 (21.95%) RDBMS
16 9 (21.95%) Finance
16 9 (21.95%) .NET Framework

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 (7.32%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.32%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (4.88%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (14.63%) DHCP
2 6 (14.63%) DNS
3 4 (9.76%) FTP
3 4 (9.76%) HTTP
3 4 (9.76%) LDAP
4 3 (7.32%) SAN
5 2 (4.88%) Firewall
6 1 (2.44%) Internet
6 1 (2.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (46.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (36.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (34.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (29.27%) Relational Database
6 11 (26.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (21.95%) RDBMS
9 5 (12.20%) GIS
10 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (2.44%) DTS
11 1 (2.44%) FileMaker
11 1 (2.44%) MySQL
11 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 7 (17.07%) CruiseControl
2 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
2 7 (17.07%) MSBuild
2 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
3 5 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (9.76%) Moq
4 4 (9.76%) NUnit
5 2 (4.88%) Subversion
6 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Marketing
3 5 (12.20%) Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Developer
2 14 (34.15%) DBA
3 12 (29.27%) SQL DBA
4 11 (26.83%) .NET Developer
5 9 (21.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (21.95%) C# Developer
5 9 (21.95%) SQL Server DBA
6 8 (19.51%) Administrator
7 5 (12.20%) SQL Developer
8 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
8 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (7.32%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (7.32%) SharePoint Developer
10 2 (4.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (4.88%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (48.78%) .NET
2 17 (41.46%) ASP.NET
3 16 (39.02%) CSS
3 16 (39.02%) HTML
4 12 (29.27%) AngularJS
4 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (29.27%) HTML5
4 12 (29.27%) jQuery
5 9 (21.95%) .NET Framework
5 9 (21.95%) Entity Framework
6 8 (19.51%) XML
7 7 (17.07%) ADO.NET
7 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (17.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (14.63%) CSS3
9 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (9.76%) NHibernate
10 2 (4.88%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (4.88%) LINQ
10 2 (4.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Mathematics
2 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.88%) Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.88%) EMC VNX
3 2 (4.88%) NHS
3 2 (4.88%) Replication
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Windows
2 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
5 4 (9.76%) Linux
6 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) MVC
2 8 (19.51%) OO
2 8 (19.51%) Software Testing
3 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (17.07%) Database Security
3 7 (17.07%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.20%) Document Management
5 4 (9.76%) DevOps
5 4 (9.76%) Integration Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Performance Management
6 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.32%) Project Management
6 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Wealth Management
7 2 (4.88%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.88%) Investment Management
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) SQL
2 26 (63.41%) C#
3 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
4 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
4 13 (31.71%) T-SQL
5 10 (24.39%) VBScript
6 7 (17.07%) C++
6 7 (17.07%) Java
7 5 (12.20%) C
8 4 (9.76%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.44%) Perl
9 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) MCITP
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.63%) XenApp
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.88%) HP SIM
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) RedGate
3 4 (9.76%) Citrix
3 4 (9.76%) NetApp
3 4 (9.76%) VMware
4 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.88%) Dell
5 2 (4.88%) HP
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle
6 1 (2.44%) Google
6 1 (2.44%) Sun
6 1 (2.44%) Sybase