The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 55 48 34
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 8 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.45% 1.16% 4.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.27% 8.08% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 14
Average daily rate £313 £275 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £275 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -23.07%
SQL Server 2008
South West

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 Wiltshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
132 99 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.94% 14.31% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 68 87
Average daily rate £420 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.30% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £38.50 £20.25 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.12% -63.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Swindon -1 2 £300 - 1
SQL Server 2008
South West

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) SOA
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) Advertising
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (16.67%) ERP
6 1 (16.67%) ETL
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) CRM
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (16.67%) SAP
6 1 (16.67%) SAP BW

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
1 1 (16.67%) SAP SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) SAP BI
3 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (50.00%) Advertising
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (16.67%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP