The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester 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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 32 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 1.06% 3.45% 2.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.17% 33.33% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
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£450 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £19.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+51.28% -36.06%
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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 Winchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
48 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 25.40% 10.34% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 3 14
Average daily rate £388 £275 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £275 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Senior DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle