The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 53 55 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -25
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.30% 1.76% 3.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.14% 9.91% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 8
Median daily rate £375 £338 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £329 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £373 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.85 £29.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+38.47% +48.16%
SQL Server 2008
South East

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 Sussex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
126 111 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.18% 17.73% 19.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 72 39
Median daily rate £400 £333 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.30% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £402 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +11 5 £345 +0.72%
Gatwick - 2 £407 - 1
Horsham +3 1 £400 - 1
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 12 (92.31%) ETL
3 11 (84.62%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (53.85%) Cognos
5 7 (53.85%) Degree
5 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
6 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
6 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
6 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 4 (30.77%) OLAP
9 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (23.08%) MCITP
9 3 (23.08%) Project Management
9 3 (23.08%) IBM
9 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
9 3 (23.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (15.38%) V-Model
10 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
10 2 (15.38%) Information Architecture
10 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
10 2 (15.38%) Relational Database

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (84.62%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (30.77%) OLAP
7 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (15.38%) PowerCenter
7 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
7 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Developer
3 7 (53.85%) SSAS Developer
3 7 (53.85%) SSIS Developer
4 5 (38.46%) SSRS Developer
5 4 (30.77%) ETL Developer
6 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
3 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) ETL
2 10 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (15.38%) Information Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) V-Model
6 1 (7.69%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) MCITP
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) MCTS
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cognos
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
4 2 (15.38%) Informatica
5 1 (7.69%) SAP