The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 27 32
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - 1.09% 2.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.63% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £25.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+39.80% +22.61%
SQL Server 2008
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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 Taunton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
9 38 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 20.00% 41.30% 25.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 36 35
Median daily rate £375 £355 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £313 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £545 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.77% +14.00%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton 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 Taunton

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Taunton