Period
to 18 November 2017

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 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 - 37
Rank change year-on-year - +37 +12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.31% - 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.64% - 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Luton median daily rate £375 - £100
10th Percentile £363 - £95
90th Percentile £388 - £105
Bedfordshire median daily rate £488 £325 £110
% change year-on-year +50.00% +195.45% -67.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £42.50

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 61 49 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 18.94% 16.90% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 35 37
Luton median daily rate £450 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +37.68%
10th Percentile £361 £358 £250
90th Percentile £675 £595 £606
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £47.50

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 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 Luton region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) DTS
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Database Security
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DTS
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Database Security
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA