The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 71 57 44
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -13
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 13 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.81% 1.46% 0.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.88% 5.78% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 3
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
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 Tyne and Wear region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
165 173 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.98% 25.26% 20.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 110 61
Median daily rate £375 £418 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +28.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £700 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £21.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +58.49%
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 Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 12 £400 -6.43% 3
SQL Server 2008
North East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (71.43%) SQL
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 11 (52.38%) Windows
4 11 (52.38%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (47.62%) MS Excel
5 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (42.86%) Linux
6 9 (42.86%) Unix
7 8 (38.10%) ITIL
7 8 (38.10%) Change Management
7 8 (38.10%) IaaS
7 8 (38.10%) Open Source
7 8 (38.10%) SaaS
7 8 (38.10%) PaaS
7 8 (38.10%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (33.33%) Problem Management
8 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (33.33%) Data Management
8 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
9 6 (28.57%) C#
9 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (28.57%) LDAP
9 6 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 6 (28.57%) DevOps
10 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
10 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
10 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
10 5 (23.81%) DB2
10 5 (23.81%) AIX

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) MS Excel
2 8 (38.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) IaaS
1 8 (38.10%) PaaS
1 8 (38.10%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) LDAP
2 1 (4.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) DB2
2 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
3 4 (19.05%) Ingres
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (4.76%) Data Mart
6 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (14.29%) Subversion
1 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) DBA
2 10 (47.62%) SQL DBA
3 5 (23.81%) Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Lead C# Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Lead Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Lead Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Ingres DBA
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
7 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Web Services
1 4 (19.05%) XML
2 3 (14.29%) WCF
3 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) CSS3
4 1 (4.76%) HTML5
4 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Unix
3 5 (23.81%) AIX
4 4 (19.05%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) Change Management
3 8 (38.10%) ITIL
3 8 (38.10%) Open Source
4 7 (33.33%) Data Management
4 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 7 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 6 (28.57%) DevOps
5 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 4 (19.05%) High Availability
7 3 (14.29%) OO
7 3 (14.29%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
8 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
9 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
9 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
9 1 (4.76%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
4 3 (14.29%) C++
4 3 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) NetApp
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Sage
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago