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 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
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 14 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.46% 0.62% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.79% 4.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £320 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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 Warrington region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
19 41 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 15.57% 12.62% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 28 37
Median daily rate £363 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £315 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
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 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 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 Warrington region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) ETL
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
3 7 (58.33%) Database Mirroring
4 6 (50.00%) High Availability
4 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (41.67%) C#
5 5 (41.67%) .NET
5 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 4 (33.33%) WPF
6 4 (33.33%) Cognos
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) Hyperion
6 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 4 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
6 4 (33.33%) WinForms
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (16.67%) Replication

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:

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 4 (33.33%) DBA
2 4 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) ETL Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Junior DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Junior SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) WinForms
2 4 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
3 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ETL
2 7 (58.33%) Database Mirroring
3 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (50.00%) High Availability
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) SOLID
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (41.67%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Cognos
2 4 (33.33%) Hyperion