Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 28 July 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
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 18 19
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage - 2.27% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 33.33% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Stevenage median daily rate - £460 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +67.27% -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £381 £438
% change year-on-year -8.20% -12.86% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stevenage median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Stevenage with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Stevenage
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 13 6 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 14.44% 6.82% 20.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 9
Stevenage median daily rate £365 £368 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.68% +22.50% -27.27%
10th Percentile £274 £282 £232
90th Percentile £425 £443 £405
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Stevenage median hourly rate £27.50 £12.08 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +127.65% -18.65% -40.60%
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £27.50 £12.08 £14.85
% change year-on-year +127.65% -18.65% -32.50%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Stevenage

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Stevenage

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Stevenage