Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 21 July 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 58 72
Rank change year-on-year -8 +14 -20
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 9 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.16% 1.31% 0.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.62% 5.21% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 5
Nottingham median daily rate £394 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.81% -9.33% -
10th Percentile £381 £300 £304
90th Percentile £536 £444 £488
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £394 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +15.81% -9.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Nottingham median hourly rate - - £14.50
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - £14.50

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 Nottingham with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Nottingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 195 192 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 25.10% 25.20% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 127 105
Nottingham median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £302 £253 £250
90th Percentile £538 £493 £475
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Nottingham median hourly rate £45.00 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +260.00% -13.79% -3.33%
10th Percentile £41.50 £11.25 £13.25
90th Percentile £48.50 £13.75 £15.75
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £12.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +260.00% -13.79% -3.33%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Nottingham

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Nottingham

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Nottingham over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Nottingham

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) PaaS
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 3 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (33.33%) DevOps
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
7 2 (22.22%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 2 (22.22%) Service Design
7 2 (22.22%) FishEye
7 2 (22.22%) Bitbucket
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
7 2 (22.22%) CentOS
7 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle
7 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (22.22%) X-Windows
7 2 (22.22%) Finance

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (33.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 3 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 2 (22.22%) Bitbucket
2 2 (22.22%) FishEye
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) DBA
1 5 (55.56%) SQL DBA
2 3 (33.33%) Azure DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Life Science
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) CentOS
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Service Design
4 1 (11.11%) Data Security
4 1 (11.11%) Informatics
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Cognos
3 1 (11.11%) Microgen