Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bolton 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 22 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
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 14 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bolton 4.05% 3.28% 8.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.43% 13.33% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Bolton median daily rate £488 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.29% +3.70% -
10th Percentile £429 £350 £331
90th Percentile £506 £350 £344
Manchester median daily rate £388 £300 £331
% change year-on-year +29.17% -9.43% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bolton median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate - - £35.00

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 Bolton with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Bolton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 14 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bolton 18.92% 24.59% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 7
Bolton median daily rate £400 £313 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -7.41% -10.00%
10th Percentile £230 £211 £220
90th Percentile £506 £403 £625
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bolton median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £18.85 £21.63 £19.00
% change year-on-year -12.86% +13.82% -6.17%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Bolton

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Bolton region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Oozie
1 3 (100.00%) Impala
1 3 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Spark

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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 3 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) Impala
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Data Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft