Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 35 26
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - 0.86% 4.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 3.85% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 10
Cheltenham median daily rate - £325 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.89% -10.47%
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £325 £313
% change year-on-year +30.77% +4.00% -8.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire 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 Cheltenham with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 17 52 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 11.64% 22.32% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 35 37
Cheltenham median daily rate £389 £350 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.07% +5.26% -5.67%
10th Percentile £335 £278 £220
90th Percentile £544 £515 £460
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £384 £400
% change year-on-year +10.75% -4.06% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £56.00 £25.00 £48.13
% change year-on-year +124.00% -48.06% +45.86%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Cheltenham

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Cheltenham