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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 43 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.87% 0.80% 1.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.98% 4.41% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £358 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.16% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £42.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +48.13%

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
43 68 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 12.50% 18.09% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 52 39
Median daily rate £425 £395 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% -12.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £20.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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
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 25 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) RESTful
3 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 3 (37.50%) Razor View Engine
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (37.50%) LINQ
4 3 (37.50%) ReSharper
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (37.50%) IIS

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 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CRM
1 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
1 1 (12.50%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) DB2
4 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) ReSharper
2 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (37.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (25.00%) NuGet
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
1 3 (37.50%) DBA
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
1 4 (50.00%) RESTful
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) LINQ
2 3 (37.50%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (12.50%) Software Packaging
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) VB6
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) VC++
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) VMware