Period
to 9 July 2020

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 9 July 2020 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
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 45 81 109
Rank change year-on-year +36 +28 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 11 9 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.38% 0.80% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.78% 4.37% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 2
Median daily rate £404 £138 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +194.00% -67.65% -
10th Percentile £365 £107 £373
90th Percentile £418 £443 £478
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £404 £290 £425
% change year-on-year +39.40% -31.76% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 102 206 416
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 22.08% 18.26% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 122 216
Median daily rate £475 £439 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.26% +0.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £300 £251 £304
90th Percentile £570 £556 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £463 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +8.82% -2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 £51.34 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.18% - -
Median hourly rate £39.00 £38.35 £48.50
% change year-on-year +1.69% -20.93% +155.26%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Milton Keynes

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 9 July 2020, 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) T-SQL
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) SC Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
3 9 (81.82%) .NET
4 7 (63.64%) C#
4 7 (63.64%) HTML
4 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 7 (63.64%) XML
4 7 (63.64%) CRM
4 7 (63.64%) CSS
4 7 (63.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (63.64%) Web Development
4 7 (63.64%) MVC
4 7 (63.64%) Scrum
4 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (54.55%) Migration
5 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
5 6 (54.55%) LINQ
5 6 (54.55%) MCITP
5 6 (54.55%) MCPD
5 6 (54.55%) Data Migration
5 6 (54.55%) Web Services
5 6 (54.55%) MCAD
5 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (54.55%) XSL
5 6 (54.55%) IIS

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 6 (54.55%) IIS
1 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2017
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (18.18%) PolyBase
5 1 (9.09%) MySQL
5 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (9.09%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) DBA
2 4 (36.36%) SQL DBA
3 3 (27.27%) CRM Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared DBA
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) XML
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
3 6 (54.55%) Entity Framework
3 6 (54.55%) LINQ
3 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 6 (54.55%) XSL
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) AIX
2 1 (9.09%) HPUX
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) CRM
1 7 (63.64%) MVC
1 7 (63.64%) Scrum
1 7 (63.64%) Web Development
2 6 (54.55%) Data Migration
2 6 (54.55%) Migration
2 6 (54.55%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (36.36%) High Availability
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Benchmarking
4 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (27.27%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (27.27%) Decision-Making
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (27.27%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) T-SQL
3 7 (63.64%) C#
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) SC Cleared
1 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) MCAD
2 6 (54.55%) MCITP
2 6 (54.55%) MCPD
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix Hypervisor
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Computacenter
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Sybase
3 1 (9.09%) VMware