The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for SQL Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Hampshire / Andover
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 12 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 18.60% 8.00% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 36.36% 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Median daily rate £413 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £353 £330
% change year-on-year -0.70% +6.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £42.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -55.29% +70.00%  

SQL Server 2008 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Andover
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 22 12 6
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Andover 51.16% 48.00% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 6
Median daily rate £425 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +60.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £563 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Andover citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Andover

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Andover

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Andover

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Andover over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Andover

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Andover region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (87.50%) SpecFlow
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Selenium
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) IIS
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (75.00%) F#
4 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (62.50%) DevOps
4 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
4 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
4 5 (62.50%) VB
4 5 (62.50%) XML
4 5 (62.50%) Windows
5 4 (50.00%) Linux
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (50.00%) C#
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover 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 (75.00%) IIS
2 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) IaaS
2 3 (37.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) PuTTY
1 4 (50.00%) WinSCP
2 2 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 7 (87.50%) SpecFlow
3 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
4 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) HP UFT
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (50.00%) TeamCity
5 3 (37.50%) Moq
5 3 (37.50%) MSTest
5 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (37.50%) webpack
6 2 (25.00%) Ant
6 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
6 2 (25.00%) NuGet
6 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
6 2 (25.00%) TestNG
6 2 (25.00%) Toad
7 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (50.00%) Ajax
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (50.00%) WCF
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (37.50%) OAuth2
5 3 (37.50%) OpenID
5 3 (37.50%) React
5 3 (37.50%) Redux
6 2 (25.00%) XML-RPC
7 1 (12.50%) AppFabric
7 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 1 (12.50%) jQuery
7 1 (12.50%) Kendo UI
7 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) DevOps
4 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 4 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
4 4 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Full Text Search
4 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (50.00%) OWASP
4 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Release Management
4 4 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) F#
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) VB
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (50.00%) TypeScript
4 3 (37.50%) ES6
5 2 (25.00%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) DevExpress
3 1 (12.50%) SAP