The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian 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 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - - 11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - - 2.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £238
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-18.02% +16.66%
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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 West Lothian region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
8 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 10.26% 21.15% 34.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 11
Average daily rate £375 £334 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -7.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian