Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 20 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
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 41 45
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 4 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.17% 2.19% 3.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.88% 7.21% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 11
Brighton median daily rate £345 £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.33% +45.16% +18.10%
10th Percentile £300 £400 £290
90th Percentile £416 £475 £438
East Sussex median daily rate £345 £450 £310
% change year-on-year -23.33% +45.16% +18.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Brighton median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -

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 Brighton with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Brighton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 82 111 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 23.91% 30.41% 37.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 60 127
Brighton median daily rate £375 £362 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.59% +7.26% -3.30%
10th Percentile £263 £268 £225
90th Percentile £575 £527 £543
East Sussex median daily rate £345 £374 £350
% change year-on-year -7.75% +6.86% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Brighton median hourly rate £11.93 - £18.68
East Sussex median hourly rate £11.93 - £18.68

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Brighton

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Brighton

For the 6 months to 20 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 Brighton region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) LANDesk
3 2 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (50.00%) Drupal
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 2 (50.00%) Drupal
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Database Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) Sass
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) COM+
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) Kanban
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) RAD
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (25.00%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) LANDesk
2 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) Zerto