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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank - 14 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 3.53% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 15.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £280 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £23.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+27.65% +17.50%
SQL Server 2008
Scotland

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
9 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 40.91% 22.35% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 3
Median daily rate £351 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.08% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £275 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £365 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Lothian 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 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