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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
England / Yorkshire
Rank 73 103 57
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -46
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 53 32 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.42% 1.14% 3.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.71% 5.29% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 20 41
Median daily rate £350 £304 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.22% -6.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £211 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £398 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £26.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
+62.26% -7.63%

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
546 605 641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.90% 21.55% 26.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 400 428
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £566 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 5
Median hourly rate £25.39 £21.00 £18.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.90% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +21 33 £350 +20.68% 9
South Yorkshire +4 15 £350 +27.85%
North Yorkshire +13 4 £271 -22.50% 1
SQL Server 2008
England

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 80 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 59 (73.75%) SQL
3 35 (43.75%) C#
3 35 (43.75%) .NET
4 34 (42.50%) Microsoft
5 33 (41.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 32 (40.00%) T-SQL
7 30 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (33.75%) SQL Server 2014
9 23 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (26.25%) .NET Framework
12 20 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 19 (23.75%) Visual Studio
13 19 (23.75%) Windows
14 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET
14 18 (22.50%) MVC
15 17 (21.25%) ETL
16 16 (20.00%) Entity Framework
17 13 (16.25%) MS Excel
17 13 (16.25%) XML
17 13 (16.25%) jQuery
17 13 (16.25%) Relational Database
18 12 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
18 12 (15.00%) JavaScript
18 12 (15.00%) RDBMS
19 11 (13.75%) TDD
19 11 (13.75%) OO
19 11 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
19 11 (13.75%) ASP.NET MVC

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 6 (7.50%) IIS
2 5 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.50%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.25%) nginx
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (16.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) Internet
2 2 (2.50%) LAN
2 2 (2.50%) WAN
3 1 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.25%) DHCP
3 1 (1.25%) DNS
3 1 (1.25%) NAS
3 1 (1.25%) SAN
3 1 (1.25%) SSL
3 1 (1.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (41.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 30 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (33.75%) SQL Server 2014
5 22 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (16.25%) Relational Database
8 12 (15.00%) RDBMS
9 10 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (11.25%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (7.50%) Oracle Database
13 5 (6.25%) MS Access
14 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
15 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 11g
16 2 (2.50%) Oracle8/8i Database
16 2 (2.50%) Oracle9i Database
16 2 (2.50%) Power BI
17 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (23.75%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.25%) MSTest
2 5 (6.25%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.75%) JIRA
3 3 (3.75%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.50%) ReSharper
4 2 (2.50%) Subversion
4 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.50%) YouTrack
5 1 (1.25%) FxCop
5 1 (1.25%) Selenium
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.25%) StyleCop
General
1 4 (5.00%) Finance
1 4 (5.00%) Retail
2 2 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (1.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 49 (61.25%) Developer
2 24 (30.00%) SQL Developer
3 19 (23.75%) .NET Developer
4 16 (20.00%) DBA
5 14 (17.50%) SQL DBA
6 12 (15.00%) C# Developer
7 9 (11.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Administrator
8 6 (7.50%) SSIS Developer
9 5 (6.25%) T-SQL Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Data Migration Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
11 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 3 (3.75%) Data Engineer
11 3 (3.75%) Development Officer
11 3 (3.75%) ETL Developer
11 3 (3.75%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.75%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (43.75%) .NET
2 21 (26.25%) .NET Framework
3 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET
4 16 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 13 (16.25%) jQuery
5 13 (16.25%) XML
6 12 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (13.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (11.25%) WCF
9 8 (10.00%) MSMQ
10 7 (8.75%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (7.50%) HTML
11 6 (7.50%) Web Services
12 5 (6.25%) ADO.NET
12 5 (6.25%) Unity DI Container
13 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 4 (5.00%) WinForms
14 3 (3.75%) Ajax
14 3 (3.75%) CSS
14 3 (3.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) Clustering
1 4 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.50%) NHS
2 2 (2.50%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.25%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.25%) Replication
3 1 (1.25%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.75%) Windows
2 8 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.50%) Linux
6 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (22.50%) MVC
3 17 (21.25%) ETL
4 11 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (13.75%) OO
4 11 (13.75%) TDD
5 10 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 10 (12.50%) SOLID
6 9 (11.25%) High Availability
6 9 (11.25%) Migration
7 7 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.50%) Unit Testing
8 6 (7.50%) Web Development
9 4 (5.00%) Data Migration
9 4 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (5.00%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.75%) CRM
10 3 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.75%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.75%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 59 (73.75%) SQL
2 35 (43.75%) C#
3 32 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 12 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.25%) Delphi
6 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.50%) Java
7 2 (2.50%) Python
7 2 (2.50%) R
7 2 (2.50%) VB
7 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.25%) C
8 1 (1.25%) PHP
8 1 (1.25%) XPath
8 1 (1.25%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Degree
2 6 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) HNC
4 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.25%) MCP
4 1 (1.25%) MCSE
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.25%) Squid
2 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.25%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.50%) Oracle
3 4 (5.00%) VMware
4 3 (3.75%) Cisco
4 3 (3.75%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.50%) Citrix
5 2 (2.50%) DevExpress
5 2 (2.50%) IDERA
5 2 (2.50%) RedGate
6 1 (1.25%) Nintex
6 1 (1.25%) Symantec
6 1 (1.25%) Tableau
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