Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 18 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
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 39 36
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 0.65% 1.81% 2.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.39% 5.38% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Exeter median daily rate - £308 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.13% -
Devon median daily rate £230 £310 £300
% change year-on-year -25.81% +3.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Exeter median hourly rate - - -
Devon 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 Exeter with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Exeter
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 59 93 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 19.09% 33.57% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 71 72
Exeter median daily rate £385 £307 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.41% -13.82% -20.83%
10th Percentile £125 £185 £270
90th Percentile £475 £500 £515
Devon median daily rate £380 £323 £373
% change year-on-year +17.83% -13.54% -17.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Exeter median hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 -
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -20.45% +114.63% -88.29%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Exeter

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Exeter

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Exeter

For the 6 months to 18 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 Exeter region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Greenfield Project

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Angular Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL