The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
South East / Hampshire
Rank 83 82 89
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 29 43 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.56% 1.97% 1.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.15% 10.49% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 29 29
Median daily rate £413 £360 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.58% +17.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £310 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £353 £334
% change year-on-year -0.63% +5.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £42.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -55.29% +70.00%  

SQL Server 2008 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 356 410 388
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 19.16% 18.80% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 268 233
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.78% +1.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.68 £16.00 £21.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.55 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Hampshire

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Hampshire

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Hampshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Hampshire

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Hampshire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Andover 0 8 £413 +32.00%
Southampton +5 3 £294 -2.08% 2
Havant -2 3 £488 +14.70%
Portsmouth - 3 - - 1
Basingstoke +8 2 - - 3
Fareham - 2 £206 - 1
SQL Server 2008
South East

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (76.00%) SQL
3 32 (64.00%) .NET
4 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
5 27 (54.00%) C#
6 26 (52.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (48.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (48.00%) JavaScript
7 24 (48.00%) ASP.NET
7 24 (48.00%) XML
8 22 (44.00%) MVC
9 21 (42.00%) Windows
9 21 (42.00%) WCF
10 19 (38.00%) IIS
11 18 (36.00%) Oracle
11 18 (36.00%) jQuery
12 17 (34.00%) Ajax
12 17 (34.00%) OWASP
12 17 (34.00%) CSS
12 17 (34.00%) HTML
13 16 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 14 (28.00%) VB.NET
14 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (26.00%) OOP
15 13 (26.00%) N-Tier
15 13 (26.00%) LINQ to SQL
15 13 (26.00%) SC Cleared
15 13 (26.00%) Security Cleared
15 13 (26.00%) LINQ

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 19 (38.00%) IIS
2 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (8.00%) Anypoint
5 3 (6.00%) EPiServer
6 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (4.00%) CMS
6 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
7 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.00%) CICS
7 1 (2.00%) Commerce Server
7 1 (2.00%) Commerce Server 2007
7 1 (2.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) MS Office
3 2 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (14.00%) Boomi
3 4 (8.00%) IaaS
3 4 (8.00%) PaaS
4 3 (6.00%) Office 365
5 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) PuTTY
1 4 (8.00%) WinSCP
2 2 (4.00%) DNS
2 2 (4.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (4.00%) LDAP
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (48.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (24.00%) Oracle Database
5 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (18.00%) MS Access
7 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2016
10 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (4.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 2 (4.00%) Cognos Metric Studio
12 2 (4.00%) Data Mart
12 2 (4.00%) MySQL
12 2 (4.00%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (4.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 26 (52.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (18.00%) Selenium
2 9 (18.00%) SpecFlow
3 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.00%) HP UFT
4 4 (8.00%) Moq
4 4 (8.00%) MSTest
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (8.00%) TeamCity
4 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (8.00%) webpack
5 3 (6.00%) NuGet
6 2 (4.00%) Ant
6 2 (4.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (4.00%) Hudson
6 2 (4.00%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.00%) TestNG
6 2 (4.00%) WiX
General
1 6 (12.00%) Retail
2 3 (6.00%) Publishing
3 2 (4.00%) Local Government
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Finance
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (62.00%) Developer
2 21 (42.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Access Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 4 (8.00%) DBA
5 4 (8.00%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Tester
7 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.00%) Automation Tester
7 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Cognos BI Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Cognos Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Data Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.00%) SSRS Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (64.00%) .NET
2 24 (48.00%) ASP.NET
2 24 (48.00%) XML
3 21 (42.00%) WCF
4 18 (36.00%) jQuery
5 17 (34.00%) Ajax
5 17 (34.00%) CSS
5 17 (34.00%) HTML
6 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 13 (26.00%) LINQ
7 13 (26.00%) LINQ to SQL
8 12 (24.00%) Web Services
9 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (12.00%) .NET Framework
10 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (8.00%) OAuth2
11 4 (8.00%) OpenID
11 4 (8.00%) React
11 4 (8.00%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Clustering
3 2 (4.00%) HACMP
3 2 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) Windows
2 11 (22.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (16.00%) Linux
4 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (12.00%) Unix
6 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.00%) AIX
8 1 (2.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) MVC
2 17 (34.00%) OWASP
3 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (26.00%) OOP
5 11 (22.00%) Migration
5 11 (22.00%) Secure Coding
6 10 (20.00%) Analytics
7 8 (16.00%) Release Management
8 7 (14.00%) Scrum
9 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (12.00%) Change Data Capture
9 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (12.00%) Full Text Search
9 6 (12.00%) TDD
10 5 (10.00%) Data Architecture
10 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
10 5 (10.00%) DevOps
11 4 (8.00%) ETL
11 4 (8.00%) ITIL
11 4 (8.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (76.00%) SQL
2 27 (54.00%) C#
3 24 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (28.00%) VB.NET
5 11 (22.00%) T-SQL
5 11 (22.00%) VBA
6 8 (16.00%) VB
7 7 (14.00%) F#
7 7 (14.00%) PL/SQL
8 6 (12.00%) TypeScript
9 4 (8.00%) ES6
9 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
10 3 (6.00%) Java
11 1 (2.00%) C
11 1 (2.00%) COBOL
11 1 (2.00%) JCL
11 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (26.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) ISEB
2 2 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.00%) MCITP
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) vSphere
2 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.00%) Terminal Services
3 4 (8.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.00%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.00%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) vRealize
2 2 (4.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.00%) PowerCLI
3 1 (2.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.00%) Oracle
3 12 (24.00%) VMware
4 8 (16.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (14.00%) Dell
6 4 (8.00%) Citrix
6 4 (8.00%) HP
6 4 (8.00%) IBM
6 4 (8.00%) MuleSoft
7 2 (4.00%) Altiris
7 2 (4.00%) Cognos
7 2 (4.00%) DevExpress
7 2 (4.00%) Intel Security
7 2 (4.00%) SAP
8 1 (2.00%) Cisco
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