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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 36 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.47% 4.18% 1.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.33% 22.73% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
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£460 £260 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.92% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £231 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £270 £304
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -25.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
60 44 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 17.70% 18.41% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 19 15
Average daily rate £300 £283 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.19% -5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £325 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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 £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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 1 August 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
Warwick -7 2 £475 +79.24% 1
Leamington Spa - - - -
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) CRM
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (20.00%) VBA
6 2 (20.00%) WPF
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (20.00%) JSON
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (20.00%) Automotive
7 1 (10.00%) Advertising
7 1 (10.00%) Publishing
7 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
7 1 (10.00%) IBM

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL
5 1 (10.00%) MS Access
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) MI Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Report Developer
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Silverlight Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) WPF
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) XSLT
4 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) VBA
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Kofax