The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the York 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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 21 8 17
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 1.19% 26.80% 5.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.25% 43.33% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 5
Average daily rate
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- £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £30.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-35.24% -12.85%
SQL Server 2008
North Yorkshire

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 York region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
16 60 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 19.05% 61.86% 40.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 31 25
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £290 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £340 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +5.17%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in York

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in York

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in York

SQL Server 2008
Top 22 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) XAML
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Silverlight
2 2 (66.67%) LINQ
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
1 2 (66.67%) Silverlight
1 2 (66.67%) LINQ
1 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) XAML
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C