Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 19 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 134 83
Rank change year-on-year +50 -51 -29
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 8 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.93% 0.85% 1.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.76% 3.76% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 7
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £404 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.42% +10.00% -14.67%
10th Percentile £375 £288 £263
90th Percentile £448 £415 £315
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £404 £330 £300
% change year-on-year +22.42% +9.85% -14.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear 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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 168 505 304
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.60% 22.54% 21.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 370 204
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £404 £353 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.61% -17.06% +21.43%
10th Percentile £275 £260 £289
90th Percentile £556 £525 £596
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £404 £350 £420
% change year-on-year +15.43% -16.67% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 24 8
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £18.50 £28.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.93% +5.66% -7.83%
10th Percentile £11.65 £15.00 £18.00
90th Percentile £22.15 £34.69 £36.08
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £18.50 £28.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -33.93% +7.69% -9.57%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) MCSE
2 7 (87.50%) MCSA
2 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Migration
2 7 (87.50%) SCCM
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (87.50%) Office 365
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 10
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) SMS
4 2 (25.00%) Skype
4 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (87.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SMS
2 2 (25.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows 10
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) MCSA
1 7 (87.50%) MCSE
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) SCCM