The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Berkshire / Maidenhead
Rank - - 15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead - - 2.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £353 £330
% change year-on-year -0.70% +6.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £42.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -55.29% +70.00%  

SQL Server 2008 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Maidenhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 18 4 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 17.31% 4.17% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 9
Median daily rate £400 £435 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.04% +7.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £227 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidenhead citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Maidenhead

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Maidenhead

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Maidenhead