Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 50 44
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 12 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.17% 1.52% 2.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.76% 5.97% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 11
East Sussex median daily rate £345 £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.33% +45.16% +5.53%
10th Percentile £300 £400 £290
90th Percentile £425 £475 £438
South East median daily rate £395 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.25% +14.29% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +136.84% -53.94%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 137 134 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 24.73% 25.48% 35.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 79 166
East Sussex median daily rate £345 £374 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.75% +6.86% +12.90%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £225
90th Percentile £550 £520 £544
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
East Sussex median hourly rate £11.93 - £18.68
10th Percentile £11.17 - £13.17
90th Percentile £12.69 - £34.20
South East median hourly rate £42.00 £27.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year +53.42% -2.23% +12.00%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in East Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in East Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in East Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in East Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hastings - 5 £345 -
Brighton -2 4 £345 -23.33%
SQL Server 2008
South East

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 East Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (50.00%) High Availability
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 5 (41.67%) ETL
5 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (41.67%) Web Services
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (41.67%) Statistics
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (25.00%) MDX
6 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (25.00%) OLAP
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) Windows

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (16.67%) Drupal
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project Server
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (25.00%) OLAP
4 3 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (16.67%) MySQL
5 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (16.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Developer
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Database Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Power BI Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SSAS Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Technician
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technician
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Technician
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Technician
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Technician
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) MDX
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 2 (16.67%) REST
3 2 (16.67%) Sass
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) COM+
4 1 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) XSL
4 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) High Availability
2 5 (41.67%) ETL
2 5 (41.67%) Statistics
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) RAD
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (8.33%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) 3PAR
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) EMC
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) LANDesk
3 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Nintex
4 1 (8.33%) Splunk
4 1 (8.33%) Zerto