The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire 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 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 87 67 52
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 54 74 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.85% 2.47% 2.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.10% 8.70% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 52 39
Median daily rate £341 £325 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £258 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £411 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £329 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.46% +1.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £23.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+27.65% +17.50%
SQL Server 2008
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
761 851 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.07% 28.46% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 571 317
Median daily rate £390 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 8
Median hourly rate £13.24 £15.39 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +0.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.22 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £28.06 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -1.53%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2008 Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
West Yorkshire -15 39 £345 +6.15% 11
North Yorkshire -3 9 £363 +34.88%
South Yorkshire -4 5 £225 -40.00% 3
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 107 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 91 (85.05%) SQL
3 46 (42.99%) C#
4 43 (40.19%) T-SQL
5 40 (37.38%) Microsoft
6 36 (33.64%) .NET
7 33 (30.84%) ASP.NET
7 33 (30.84%) Windows
8 31 (28.97%) Performance Tuning
9 25 (23.36%) Replication
10 24 (22.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 24 (22.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 24 (22.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 23 (21.50%) Windows Server
12 22 (20.56%) Active Directory
13 21 (19.63%) VMware
14 20 (18.69%) .NET Framework
14 20 (18.69%) Team Foundation Server
14 20 (18.69%) Entity Framework
14 20 (18.69%) SQL Server 2012
15 19 (17.76%) SQL Server 2014
16 18 (16.82%) Database Optimisation
16 18 (16.82%) jQuery
17 17 (15.89%) Finance
17 17 (15.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 16 (14.95%) Unit Testing
18 16 (14.95%) MVC
19 15 (14.02%) Windows Server 2008
20 14 (13.08%) SharePoint
20 14 (13.08%) CRM

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 14 (13.08%) MS Exchange
1 14 (13.08%) SharePoint
2 12 (11.21%) IIS
3 10 (9.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (6.54%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (5.61%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (3.74%) Skype for Business
8 3 (2.80%) Apache
8 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.93%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.93%) SAS
9 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.61%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.87%) MS Office
4 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (9.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.74%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.35%) SAN
2 5 (4.67%) Kerberos
3 4 (3.74%) NAS
4 3 (2.80%) VPN
5 2 (1.87%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.87%) DHCP
5 2 (1.87%) DNS
5 2 (1.87%) VoIP
6 1 (0.93%) Firewall
6 1 (0.93%) LAN
6 1 (0.93%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.93%) SSL
6 1 (0.93%) WAN
6 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (22.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 24 (22.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 24 (22.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (18.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (17.76%) SQL Server 2014
5 17 (15.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (6.54%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (4.67%) MS Access
8 4 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.74%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (3.74%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (2.80%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (2.80%) Power BI
9 3 (2.80%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.87%) QlikView
11 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.93%) DTS
Development Applications
1 20 (18.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 7 (6.54%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.93%) FxCop
3 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.93%) Selenium
3 1 (0.93%) StyleCop
3 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 17 (15.89%) Finance
2 6 (5.61%) Legal
3 3 (2.80%) Retail
4 2 (1.87%) Back Office
4 2 (1.87%) Local Government
5 1 (0.93%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Billing
5 1 (0.93%) Law
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (45.79%) Developer
2 28 (26.17%) SQL Developer
3 21 (19.63%) DBA
4 18 (16.82%) SQL DBA
5 14 (13.08%) SQL Server Developer
6 10 (9.35%) .NET Developer
6 10 (9.35%) Administrator
6 10 (9.35%) SQL Server DBA
7 8 (7.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.54%) C# Developer
8 7 (6.54%) Systems Developer
8 7 (6.54%) VBA Developer
9 5 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (4.67%) Database Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Server Administrator
9 5 (4.67%) SQL Database Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Systems Support
9 5 (4.67%) Technical Manager
9 5 (4.67%) Windows Administrator
9 5 (4.67%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (33.64%) .NET
2 33 (30.84%) ASP.NET
3 20 (18.69%) .NET Framework
3 20 (18.69%) Entity Framework
4 18 (16.82%) jQuery
5 11 (10.28%) CSS
5 11 (10.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (9.35%) XML
7 9 (8.41%) HTML
8 8 (7.48%) Ajax
9 6 (5.61%) CSS3
9 6 (5.61%) HTML5
9 6 (5.61%) JSON
10 4 (3.74%) Unity DI Container
10 4 (3.74%) WCF
10 4 (3.74%) Web Services
11 3 (2.80%) XHTML
11 3 (2.80%) XSLT
12 2 (1.87%) ADO
12 2 (1.87%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.36%) Replication
2 7 (6.54%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.61%) Clustering
4 5 (4.67%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (3.74%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.74%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (3.74%) Social Network
6 3 (2.80%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.87%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.87%) NHS
8 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.93%) PKI
8 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (30.84%) Windows
2 23 (21.50%) Windows Server
3 15 (14.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.61%) Linux
4 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.80%) Unix
7 2 (1.87%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.97%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (16.82%) Database Optimisation
3 16 (14.95%) MVC
3 16 (14.95%) Unit Testing
4 14 (13.08%) CRM
5 13 (12.15%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (12.15%) ITIL
6 12 (11.21%) Mentoring
7 10 (9.35%) Database Tuning
8 9 (8.41%) Migration
9 8 (7.48%) Web Development
10 7 (6.54%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (6.54%) ETL
10 7 (6.54%) SDLC
11 6 (5.61%) OO
11 6 (5.61%) Service Management
12 5 (4.67%) Application Packaging
12 5 (4.67%) Data Analysis
12 5 (4.67%) Incident Management
12 5 (4.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 91 (85.05%) SQL
2 46 (42.99%) C#
3 43 (40.19%) T-SQL
4 14 (13.08%) VBA
5 13 (12.15%) JavaScript
6 10 (9.35%) PowerShell
7 7 (6.54%) VB
8 3 (2.80%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.80%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.93%) PHP
9 1 (0.93%) XPath
9 1 (0.93%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (5.61%) BPSS Clearance
1 6 (5.61%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.67%) MCSE
2 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.80%) MCSA
3 3 (2.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.87%) Degree
4 2 (1.87%) MCITP
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.93%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.93%) ISO22301
2 1 (0.93%) PMBOK
2 1 (0.93%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (20.56%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.61%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.67%) VMware Server
5 3 (2.80%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.87%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.87%) XenApp
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.93%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (6.54%) SCCM
2 5 (4.67%) SCOM
3 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (1.87%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (1.87%) WSUS
5 1 (0.93%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.93%) Opsview
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 40 (37.38%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.63%) VMware
3 9 (8.41%) Citrix
4 8 (7.48%) HP
5 6 (5.61%) Cisco
6 5 (4.67%) iManage
6 5 (4.67%) Oracle
7 4 (3.74%) CommVault
7 4 (3.74%) IBM
7 4 (3.74%) NetApp
8 3 (2.80%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.80%) Reuters
8 3 (2.80%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.80%) Symantec
8 3 (2.80%) Veeam
8 3 (2.80%) Zerto
9 1 (0.93%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (0.93%) F5
9 1 (0.93%) Nintex
9 1 (0.93%) Tableau
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