The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 41 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.86% - 2.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.56% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Median daily rate £345 - £195
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 - £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 - £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.55% +45.00%
SQL Server 2008
Wiltshire

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 Swindon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
54 74 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 15.47% 15.48% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 58 37
Median daily rate £400 £413 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +27.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.40% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.57% +32.00%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 Swindon

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (25.00%) Server Building
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) SAP CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) VB6
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (25.00%) SAP SCM
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) SAP BW

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (25.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (25.00%) SAP SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) SAP BI
3 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Server Building
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (25.00%) VB6
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) SAP