Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 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
West Midlands > Herefordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 14 11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire - 2.13% 13.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 10.00% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 12
Herefordshire median daily rate - £275 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -29.03% -
West Midlands median daily rate £338 £338 £350
% change year-on-year - -3.57% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Herefordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 £39.20 £25.50
% change year-on-year -17.09% +53.73% +96.15%

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 Herefordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Herefordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2 10 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire 6.25% 21.28% 31.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 28
Herefordshire median daily rate £313 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.88% +10.34% -7.05%
10th Percentile £279 £298 £311
90th Percentile £336 £524 £408
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Herefordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.16 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +75.52% -11.25% +14.29%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Herefordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Herefordshire

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Herefordshire