Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 22 October 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 94 90
Rank change year-on-year -33 -4 -39
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 17 32 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.63% 1.39% 2.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.67% 6.43% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 32
Surrey median daily rate £475 £419 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.43% +24.07% -6.90%
10th Percentile £370 £186 £264
90th Percentile £588 £550 £424
South East median daily rate £375 £390 £350
% change year-on-year -3.85% +11.43% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £23.00 -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.56% +136.84% -57.78%

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 Surrey with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 637 498 655
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 23.72% 21.59% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 334 397
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +9.59%
10th Percentile £334 £301 £270
90th Percentile £556 £571 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 8
Surrey median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.25% - -14.44%
10th Percentile £14.25 £17.40 £23.88
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.00 £45.40
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +14.94%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Surrey

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Surrey

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Surrey over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Surrey

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Surrey

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cobham +4 7 £525 -
Egham +6 3 £400 +42.60% 1
Staines +14 2 £400 -27.27%
Camberley -3 2 £531 -3.41% 1
Woking - 1 £600 - 1
Leatherhead - 1 £450 -
SQL Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (52.94%) Relational Database
4 8 (47.06%) Impala
4 8 (47.06%) Apache Hive
4 8 (47.06%) Oozie
4 8 (47.06%) Big Data
4 8 (47.06%) Apache Spark
4 8 (47.06%) Hadoop
4 8 (47.06%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) T-SQL
4 8 (47.06%) Python
5 6 (35.29%) RDBMS
5 6 (35.29%) Analytics
5 6 (35.29%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) C#
6 5 (29.41%) .NET
7 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
7 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
7 4 (23.53%) ETL
7 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (23.53%) Clustering
7 4 (23.53%) REST
8 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 8 (47.06%) Apache Spark
2 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (52.94%) Relational Database
4 8 (47.06%) Apache Hive
4 8 (47.06%) Big Data
4 8 (47.06%) Hadoop
4 8 (47.06%) Impala
5 6 (35.29%) RDBMS
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (11.76%) DB2
7 2 (11.76%) MS Access
7 2 (11.76%) Parquet
7 2 (11.76%) Power BI
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (11.76%) Sqoop
7 2 (11.76%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Big Data Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Data Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Hadoop Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Big Data Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Report Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) SSRS Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) DBA
6 1 (5.88%) Excel Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.88%) SSRS Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
2 4 (23.53%) REST
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.76%) Apache Avro
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (11.76%) Dapper ORM
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) HTML5
3 2 (11.76%) JSON
3 2 (11.76%) Kafka
3 2 (11.76%) NHibernate
3 2 (11.76%) PySpark
3 2 (11.76%) SOAP
3 2 (11.76%) Unity DI Container
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Spread Betting
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Analytics
1 6 (35.29%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (23.53%) ETL
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) API Design
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Data Ingestion
4 2 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (11.76%) MapReduce
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile Development
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Database Optimisation
5 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Python
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
1 8 (47.06%) T-SQL
2 5 (29.41%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.88%) ActionScript
5 1 (5.88%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Oozie
2 2 (11.76%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Cloudera
3 1 (5.88%) SAP