The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Warwickshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 30 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.68% 3.48% 1.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.00% 20.00% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £263 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.38% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £26.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-19.23% -25.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
50 40 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 16.95% 17.39% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 19 14
Average daily rate £288 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £325 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Average hourly rate £23.00 - £15.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 - £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.71 - £28.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
Leamington Spa - - - -
Warwick - - - -
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) Automotive
5 2 (33.33%) JSON
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (16.67%) HTML5
6 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (16.67%) WCF
6 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
6 1 (16.67%) Advertising
6 1 (16.67%) MVC
6 1 (16.67%) Kofax

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) MI Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Report Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Silverlight Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Classic ASP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Kofax