The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staines 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 29 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
Surrey / Staines
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 2.08% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £326
% change year-on-year - +7.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Staines with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Staines
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 20 47 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 20.83% 29.38% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 21
Median daily rate £400 £600 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +103.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £361 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £600 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.25% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.95 £26.00
% change year-on-year +18.93% +22.88%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Staines

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Staines

For the 6 months to 29 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 Staines region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Power BI
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Access
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (66.67%) MS Access
2 2 (66.67%) Power BI
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Report Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) SSRS Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL