Period
to 18 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 18 February 2019 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 39 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 - -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 10 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 4.29% 0.98% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 7.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Luton median daily rate £431 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.29% - -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £438 £388 £325
% change year-on-year +12.90% +19.23% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire 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 Luton with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 60 40 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 25.75% 13.11% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 30 23
Luton median daily rate £440 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £363 £300 £338
90th Percentile £583 £615 £635
Bedfordshire median daily rate £438 £394 £388
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.61% -1.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Luton

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (70.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) ETL
6 4 (40.00%) Migration
6 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (30.00%) OLAP
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (20.00%) Infor M3
8 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
8 2 (20.00%) Scorecard
8 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (20.00%) ERP
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
9 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
9 1 (10.00%) Infor
9 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
9 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (10.00%) Oracle
9 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (10.00%) Windows

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Infor M3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (30.00%) OLAP
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) SSIS Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SQL BI Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SSAS Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) ETL Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) SSIS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) ETL
3 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (20.00%) Scorecard
4 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Infor
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle