The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 28 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 41 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.56% 4.26% 3.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.10% 20.57% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 14
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£280 £340 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £310 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £395 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.25 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +9.91%
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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
204 141 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 27.68% 20.74% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 87 71
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £222 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.88 £9.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% +209.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Wales

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +13 31 £303 -11.02% 7
West Wales -9 1 £263 -12.50%
North Wales - - - - 1
SQL Server 2008
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SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 70 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 45 (64.29%) SQL
3 36 (51.43%) Microsoft
4 33 (47.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (45.71%) WCF
6 29 (41.43%) .NET
7 28 (40.00%) T-SQL
8 25 (35.71%) ASP.NET
9 24 (34.29%) CSS
9 24 (34.29%) HTML
9 24 (34.29%) JavaScript
10 23 (32.86%) SQL Server 2005
11 22 (31.43%) XML
12 21 (30.00%) CRM
12 21 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
13 20 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 20 (28.57%) C#
13 20 (28.57%) MVC
14 19 (27.14%) Replication
14 19 (27.14%) Security Cleared
14 19 (27.14%) SQL Server 2012
15 18 (25.71%) SC Cleared
15 18 (25.71%) .NET Framework
16 17 (24.29%) Clustering
16 17 (24.29%) IIS
16 17 (24.29%) Visual Studio
16 17 (24.29%) Entity Framework
17 16 (22.86%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
17 16 (22.86%) ETL
18 15 (21.43%) Web Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (24.29%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (47.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (32.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (27.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 12 (17.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (5.71%) DTS
11 3 (4.29%) MS Access
12 1 (1.43%) OLAP
12 1 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (1.43%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (1.43%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 17 (24.29%) Visual Studio
2 13 (18.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (5.71%) Back Office
2 2 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (74.29%) Developer
2 24 (34.29%) SQL Developer
3 21 (30.00%) CRM Developer
4 19 (27.14%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 19 (27.14%) DBA
5 18 (25.71%) SQL DBA
6 11 (15.71%) SQL Server DBA
7 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
8 8 (11.43%) Server Administrator
8 8 (11.43%) Administrator
9 7 (10.00%) Architect
10 6 (8.57%) .NET Developer
10 6 (8.57%) CRM Architect
11 3 (4.29%) Software Developer
12 2 (2.86%) Analyst
12 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Developer
12 2 (2.86%) Developer Analyst
12 2 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET Developer
13 1 (1.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (45.71%) WCF
2 29 (41.43%) .NET
3 25 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 24 (34.29%) CSS
4 24 (34.29%) HTML
5 22 (31.43%) XML
6 18 (25.71%) .NET Framework
7 17 (24.29%) Entity Framework
8 16 (22.86%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 15 (21.43%) Web Services
10 13 (18.57%) SOAP
11 4 (5.71%) Silverlight
11 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (5.71%) HTML5
12 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (2.86%) NHibernate
13 1 (1.43%) MDX
13 1 (1.43%) RabbitMQ
13 1 (1.43%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.14%) Replication
2 17 (24.29%) Clustering
3 9 (12.86%) NHS
4 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.00%) CRM
2 20 (28.57%) MVC
3 16 (22.86%) ETL
4 14 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (14.29%) Migration
5 10 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 7 (10.00%) Information Security
6 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.29%) Data Modelling
7 3 (4.29%) TDD
7 3 (4.29%) Scrum
8 2 (2.86%) Change Control
8 2 (2.86%) Project Management
8 2 (2.86%) Change Management
9 1 (1.43%) OOD
9 1 (1.43%) ERP
9 1 (1.43%) Kanban
9 1 (1.43%) Data Architecture
9 1 (1.43%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 45 (64.29%) SQL
2 28 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 24 (34.29%) JavaScript
4 20 (28.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (27.14%) Security Cleared
2 18 (25.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.43%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 36 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.29%) Cognos
3 1 (1.43%) Business Objects
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