Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford 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 6 months to 19 November 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
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 19 18
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford - 1.06% 2.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 7.14% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Bedford median daily rate - £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.70% -8.16%
Bedfordshire median daily rate £488 £325 £110
% change year-on-year +50.00% +195.45% -67.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £42.50

SQL Server 2008 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Bedford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 12 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 17.14% 14.89% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 24
Bedford median daily rate £335 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.65% +6.69% +13.33%
10th Percentile £315 £287 £286
90th Percentile £396 £479 £472
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £47.50

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Bedford

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Bedford