The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington 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 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 26 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.55% 0.88% 1.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.59% 4.23% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £325 - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £31.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+36.00% +56.25%
SQL Server 2008
Cheshire

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 Warrington region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
63 71 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 34.43% 20.88% 28.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 54 35
Median daily rate £325 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +23.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £328 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +32.00%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington 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 Warrington

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Warrington region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) PowerShell
3 10 (83.33%) SharePoint
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) VB
4 6 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) C#
4 6 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (50.00%) CAML
4 6 (50.00%) FQL
4 6 (50.00%) Open Source
4 6 (50.00%) ServiceNow
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
5 5 (41.67%) SCCM
5 5 (41.67%) SCOM
5 5 (41.67%) OWASP
5 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) Data Management
5 5 (41.67%) Law
6 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 10 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
1 4 (33.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (41.67%) Law
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Architect
2 6 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Digital Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Digital Technical Architect
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Architect
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Digital Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Designer
6 1 (8.33%) Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 1 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
6 1 (8.33%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
6 1 (8.33%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (50.00%) CAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Open Source
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) Data Management
2 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
2 5 (41.67%) OWASP
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) FQL
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) SCCM
1 5 (41.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 3 (25.00%) VMware