The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwick 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 28 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
Warwickshire / Warwick
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 25 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwick 1.77% 0.43% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.69% 1.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year - +6.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.00 - -
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 Warwick with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Warwick
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 26 51 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwick 23.01% 21.89% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 77 28
Median daily rate £300 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.90% -4.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £309 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £31.00 £22.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.77% -5.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £22.05 £21.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £23.75 £25.63
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 Warwick

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Warwick

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Warwick

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwick

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Warwick

For the 6 months to 28 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 Warwick region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Identity Management
3 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
3 5 (71.43%) IIS
3 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) JBoss
3 5 (71.43%) Apache
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) HTTP
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (71.43%) SAML
3 5 (71.43%) Identity Access Management
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwick 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 5 (71.43%) Apache
1 5 (71.43%) IIS
1 5 (71.43%) JBoss
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Application Server
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Bluemix
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data
4 1 (14.29%) CouchDB
4 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JSUnit
General
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Support Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Support Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) SAML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) LESS
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (71.43%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Identity Management
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) IBM