The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 34 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.76% 1.82% 2.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.54% 10.42% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £250 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -25.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.69 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.72% +18.18%
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

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 Warwickshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
52 48 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 15.29% 17.52% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 24 28
Average daily rate £350 £250 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -35.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £386 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.69 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.56%

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 27 February 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
Warwick - 1 £350 -
Leamington Spa - - - -
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (90.48%) .NET
3 14 (66.67%) C#
3 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (47.62%) HTML
4 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (42.86%) CRM
5 9 (42.86%) CSS
6 7 (33.33%) XML
6 7 (33.33%) SQL
6 7 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 7 (33.33%) WPF
6 7 (33.33%) Silverlight
7 6 (28.57%) iPad
7 6 (28.57%) IIS
7 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
7 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 6 (28.57%) Ajax
8 5 (23.81%) Internet
8 5 (23.81%) DHTML
8 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
8 5 (23.81%) jQuery
8 5 (23.81%) Degree
9 4 (19.05%) VBScript
9 4 (19.05%) PHP
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Lync
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) Intranet
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) SSDT
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.76%) OLAP
5 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (9.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) CRM Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) CRM Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) HTML
3 9 (42.86%) CSS
4 7 (33.33%) XML
4 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 7 (33.33%) WPF
4 7 (33.33%) Silverlight
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 6 (28.57%) Ajax
6 5 (23.81%) jQuery
6 5 (23.81%) DHTML
7 3 (14.29%) XSLT
8 2 (9.52%) Classic ASP
9 1 (4.76%) Web Services
9 1 (4.76%) HTML5
9 1 (4.76%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.76%) JSON
9 1 (4.76%) MDX
9 1 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) iPad
2 3 (14.29%) Graphic Design
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) CRM
2 7 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Data Management
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (4.76%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
5 4 (19.05%) VBScript
5 4 (19.05%) PHP
6 2 (9.52%) C++
6 2 (9.52%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) XPath
7 1 (4.76%) VBA
7 1 (4.76%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Apple
2 3 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) McAfee