Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 19 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 West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 78 64
Rank change year-on-year +29 -14 -19
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 3 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.37% 0.33% 2.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.43% 1.35% 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 21
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% +4.00% -8.09%
10th Percentile £388 £313 £200
90th Percentile £468 £418 £388
South West median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.77% +0.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £47.50 - £100.00

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 140 223 237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 21.37% 24.21% 23.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 130 157
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £384 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.75% -4.06% +14.29%
10th Percentile £294 £259 £248
90th Percentile £475 £575 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £366 £375
% change year-on-year +9.22% -2.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 8
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £56.00 £25.00 £48.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +124.00% -48.06% +45.86%
10th Percentile £15.88 £16.20 £39.75
90th Percentile £59.13 £36.75 £56.53
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +29.63% -20.59% +22.52%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Gloucester - 4 £425 -
Cirencester - 1 - -
SQL Server 2008
South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) ERwin
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (44.44%) Sitefinity
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (44.44%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) SSL
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) IIS

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (44.44%) Sitefinity
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) ERwin
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Collaborative Working
1 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) CyberSource
1 1 (11.11%) Jitterbit
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Sage