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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 40 29 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.80% 1.83% 5.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.00% 6.90% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
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- £225 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -42.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £19.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+51.28% -36.06%
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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 Warrington region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
75 58 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 20.00% 26.61% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 33 7
Average daily rate £456 £405 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.65% +24.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £548 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) IIS
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Middleware
5 2 (33.33%) Remedy
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) RESTful
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) NUnit
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ
4 1 (16.67%) DHTML
4 1 (16.67%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Cash Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Remedy