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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 104 58 30
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -28
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 42 74 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.45% 2.88% 5.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.39% 11.37% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 39 74
Average daily rate £344 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £388 £409
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 £42.50 £28.69 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+48.13% -8.92%
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
657 651 650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.61% 25.38% 28.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 439 380
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 11
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.19 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% -27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £16.00 £13.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £25.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
West Yorkshire -18 35 £400 +28.00% 17
South Yorkshire -27 5 £275 -21.42% 1
North Yorkshire +3 1 £350 -11.39% 2
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 85 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 69 (81.18%) SQL
3 46 (54.12%) Microsoft
4 45 (52.94%) .NET
5 44 (51.76%) T-SQL
6 39 (45.88%) C#
7 33 (38.82%) ASP.NET
7 33 (38.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (28.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (25.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (23.53%) Unit Testing
11 19 (22.35%) MS Excel
12 18 (21.18%) SQL Server 2005
13 17 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (20.00%) Windows
13 17 (20.00%) VB
14 16 (18.82%) HTML
14 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
14 16 (18.82%) Finance
14 16 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (18.82%) Performance Tuning
15 15 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 14 (16.47%) CSS
17 13 (15.29%) Visual Studio
17 13 (15.29%) jQuery
17 13 (15.29%) .NET Framework
17 13 (15.29%) Entity Framework
18 12 (14.12%) TDD
18 12 (14.12%) SharePoint
18 12 (14.12%) Data Warehouse

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 12 (14.12%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.71%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.53%) IIS
4 2 (2.35%) CMS
5 1 (1.18%) Apache
5 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.18%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (22.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
2 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) HTTP
1 5 (5.88%) SAN
2 3 (3.53%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (3.53%) Internet
3 2 (2.35%) DHCP
3 2 (2.35%) DNS
3 2 (2.35%) Firewall
3 2 (2.35%) VPN
3 2 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.18%) LAN
4 1 (1.18%) LDAP
4 1 (1.18%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.18%) Network Security
4 1 (1.18%) SSL
4 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.18%) VoIP
4 1 (1.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (38.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (28.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (21.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (14.12%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (14.12%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (8.24%) MS Access
9 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (1.18%) MySQL
11 1 (1.18%) Neo4j
11 1 (1.18%) OLAP
11 1 (1.18%) QlikView
11 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (25.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (15.29%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.06%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.06%) Subversion
General
1 16 (18.82%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Back Office
3 1 (1.18%) Advertising
3 1 (1.18%) Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Law
3 1 (1.18%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (56.47%) Developer
2 18 (21.18%) Analyst
3 16 (18.82%) DBA
3 16 (18.82%) SQL Developer
4 15 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 15 (17.65%) SQL DBA
5 11 (12.94%) SQL Server DBA
6 9 (10.59%) Applications Support
6 9 (10.59%) Data Analyst
6 9 (10.59%) SQL Analyst
6 9 (10.59%) Test Analyst
7 8 (9.41%) Applications Support Analyst
7 8 (9.41%) Java Developer
7 8 (9.41%) Support Analyst
8 7 (8.24%) Digital Developer
9 6 (7.06%) Server Support
9 6 (7.06%) SQL Data Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Consultant
11 3 (3.53%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (52.94%) .NET
2 33 (38.82%) ASP.NET
3 16 (18.82%) HTML
4 14 (16.47%) CSS
5 13 (15.29%) .NET Framework
5 13 (15.29%) Entity Framework
5 13 (15.29%) jQuery
6 11 (12.94%) HTML5
7 9 (10.59%) CAML
7 9 (10.59%) XML
8 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (9.41%) Web Services
9 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (5.88%) Classic ASP
10 3 (3.53%) JMS
11 2 (2.35%) COM+
11 2 (2.35%) REST
12 1 (1.18%) CSS3
12 1 (1.18%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (1.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Replication
2 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.18%) Clustering
3 1 (1.18%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.18%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.18%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.18%) PKI
3 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (7.06%) Windows Server
2 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.88%) Linux
4 3 (3.53%) Unix
5 2 (2.35%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.53%) Unit Testing
2 17 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (18.82%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (14.12%) TDD
5 11 (12.94%) MVC
6 10 (11.76%) Database Optimisation
7 9 (10.59%) Integration Testing
7 9 (10.59%) Regression Testing
7 9 (10.59%) Release Management
7 9 (10.59%) System Testing
7 9 (10.59%) Test Scripting
7 9 (10.59%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (9.41%) Change Management
8 8 (9.41%) Service Delivery
9 7 (8.24%) ITIL
9 7 (8.24%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.06%) Migration
11 5 (5.88%) BDD
11 5 (5.88%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 69 (81.18%) SQL
2 44 (51.76%) T-SQL
3 39 (45.88%) C#
4 17 (20.00%) VB
5 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
6 10 (11.76%) Java
6 10 (11.76%) VBA
7 9 (10.59%) FQL
7 9 (10.59%) PowerShell
8 5 (5.88%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (3.53%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.18%) CCNA
3 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.18%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.18%) MCITP
3 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.18%) vSphere
3 1 (1.18%) XenApp
3 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (2.35%) NetCrunch
2 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.18%) SCCM
2 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 46 (54.12%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.06%) VMware
3 5 (5.88%) Cisco
4 3 (3.53%) EMC
5 2 (2.35%) LANDesk
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle
5 2 (2.35%) Palo Alto
5 2 (2.35%) Splunk
6 1 (1.18%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.18%) Citrix
6 1 (1.18%) F5
6 1 (1.18%) HP
6 1 (1.18%) Infoblox
6 1 (1.18%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.18%) Juniper
6 1 (1.18%) NetApp
6 1 (1.18%) Polycom
6 1 (1.18%) ProCurve
6 1 (1.18%) Proofpoint
6 1 (1.18%) Tableau
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