Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 35 37
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.31% 3.40% 2.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.23% 14.29% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 6
Leicester median daily rate £300 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.24% - +35.51%
Leicestershire median daily rate £300 £363 £314
% change year-on-year -17.24% +15.54% +17.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicester median hourly rate - - -
Leicestershire 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 Leicester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Leicester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 81 70 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 25.47% 23.81% 30.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 48 53
Leicester median daily rate £370 £406 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.92% +25.00% -9.72%
10th Percentile £250 £285 £265
90th Percentile £500 £488 £450
Leicestershire median daily rate £340 £363 £325
% change year-on-year -6.21% +11.54% -1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 1
Leicester median hourly rate £42.50 £27.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.41% -36.47% +13.33%
10th Percentile £17.45 £16.15 £41.25
90th Percentile £45.40 £37.45 £43.75
Leicestershire median hourly rate £41.25 £27.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +52.78% -28.00% -

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Leicester

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Leicester

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Leicester

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 Leicester region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft