The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 27 June 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 35 41
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.61% 3.36% 1.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.38% 10.71% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 7
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +15.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £30.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +35.00% +27.65%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 84 140 158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 25.45% 31.39% 36.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 115 94
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £335 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £750 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £14.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +125.30%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in South Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in South Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +2 1 - -
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (33.33%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) Advertising
5 1 (16.67%) DTS
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (16.67%) WinForms
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (16.67%) TeamCity

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (16.67%) DTS
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
1 1 (16.67%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) DevExpress
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