Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 17 November 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 55 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - +55
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 3 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.43% 1.17% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.11% 7.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Swindon median daily rate £355 £315 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.70% - -
Wiltshire median daily rate £355 £375 £300
% change year-on-year -5.33% +25.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Swindon with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 142 114 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 20.20% 16.67% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 92 108
Swindon median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £313 £306 £307
90th Percentile £575 £574 £500
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Swindon median hourly rate £27.50 - £11.00
10th Percentile £26.25 - £10.50
90th Percentile £31.15 - £11.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £28.50 - £32.50

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Swindon

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Swindon

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) TortoiseSVN
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Kentico
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (66.67%) NuGet
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Kentico
2 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) NuGet
1 2 (66.67%) ReSharper
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) TortoiseSVN
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ETL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) LINQ
1 2 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft