Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 20 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 46 51
Rank change year-on-year -17 +5 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.18% 2.28% 2.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.74% 10.43% 9.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 12
Leicestershire median daily rate £300 £363 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.24% +15.54% +17.29%
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £331 £303
% change year-on-year +2.64% +9.50% +0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year - -6.45% +19.23%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 136 115 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 24.24% 21.86% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 62 90
Leicestershire median daily rate £340 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.21% +11.54% -1.52%
10th Percentile £270 £261 £235
90th Percentile £500 £475 £450
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £356
% change year-on-year -6.25% +12.36% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 3
Leicestershire median hourly rate £41.25 £27.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.78% -28.00% -
10th Percentile £17.98 £16.15 £13.65
90th Percentile £45.20 £37.45 £42.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £16.09 £18.00
% change year-on-year +156.37% -10.61% -48.57%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Leicestershire

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Leicestershire

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Leicestershire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Leicester -10 1 £300 -17.24%
SQL Server 2008
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire 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