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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 21 18
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 1 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - 1.08% 11.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 3.85% 42.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 25
Median daily rate - £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -2.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £23.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+27.65% +2.17%
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
7 26 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 17.07% 27.96% 28.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 55
Median daily rate £426 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.85% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £545 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

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