Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 17 November 2018 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 109 84
Rank change year-on-year +19 -25 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 13 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.99% 0.62% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.06% 2.86% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 6
Milton Keynes median daily rate £220 £370 £276
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.54% +33.94% -28.71%
10th Percentile £208 £306 £185
90th Percentile £248 £431 £466
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £240 £358 £325
% change year-on-year -32.87% +10.00% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 257 385 287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 19.65% 21.84% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 172 152
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% - +5.80%
10th Percentile £250 £306 £263
90th Percentile £544 £500 £536
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +7.10% +3.33% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £35.00 - £37.75
10th Percentile £32.50 - £27.48
90th Percentile £37.50 - £49.83
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £34.25 £19.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +80.26% -28.30% +17.78%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) MS Exchange
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
4 9 (69.23%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (61.54%) Critical Thinking
5 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
5 8 (61.54%) ITIL
6 7 (53.85%) CRM
6 7 (53.85%) Service Management
6 7 (53.85%) ITSM
7 6 (46.15%) webMethods
7 6 (46.15%) HP
7 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
8 5 (38.46%) OVSD
8 5 (38.46%) ITIL V3
8 5 (38.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (30.77%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
10 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (23.08%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (23.08%) Office 365
11 2 (15.38%) SLA

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (92.31%) MS Exchange
2 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MSI
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 9 (69.23%) Service Analyst
2 9 (69.23%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Office 365 Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Remote Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Server Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (61.54%) Critical Thinking
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 7 (53.85%) CRM
3 7 (53.85%) ITSM
3 7 (53.85%) Service Management
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL V3
5 2 (15.38%) Ticket Management
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.69%) Email Filtering
6 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
3 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
2 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) OVSD
2 1 (7.69%) EdgeSight
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) HP
2 6 (46.15%) webMethods
3 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
3 1 (7.69%) Altiris
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) Ivanti
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) VMware