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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East / Surrey
Rank 77 72 70
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 25 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.40% 2.00% 1.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.55% 7.37% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 14
Median daily rate £425 £425 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £361 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £545 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £60.62 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +51.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £42.50 £27.10
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +56.85%

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
258 339 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 26.09% 27.19% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 226 152
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £330 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 7
Median hourly rate £16.00 £52.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.52% +31.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Woking -7 1 £375 -42.30% 2
Staines - 1 £500 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) IIS
4 3 (30.00%) SOAP
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) XSLT
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (30.00%) RESTful
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (20.00%) Clustering
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) NetApp
6 1 (10.00%) EPoS
6 1 (10.00%) MySQL
6 1 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (10.00%) ERP

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 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (30.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) DBA
2 4 (40.00%) SQL DBA
3 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# WPF Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Senior DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL DBA
5 1 (10.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (30.00%) RESTful
2 3 (30.00%) SOAP
2 3 (30.00%) WCF
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) XSLT
3 1 (10.00%) WinForms
3 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) EPoS
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Database Optimisation
2 1 (10.00%) Database Security
2 1 (10.00%) Document Management
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft