Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 January 2018 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 48 47
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 2 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.35% 1.20% 1.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.59% 6.38% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 4
Warwickshire median daily rate £325 £363 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% -4.92% +15.53%
10th Percentile £313 £259 £322
90th Percentile £338 £400 £447
West Midlands median daily rate £300 £350 £358
% change year-on-year -14.29% -2.10% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Warwickshire median hourly rate - £39.20 £33.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.84% +7.90%
West Midlands median hourly rate - £39.20 £28.03
% change year-on-year - +39.88% -2.32%

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 126 141 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 21.80% 18.88% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 81 70
Warwickshire median daily rate £358 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.67% +11.11% +3.85%
10th Percentile £179 £234 £263
90th Percentile £500 £523 £476
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 15
Warwickshire median hourly rate £27.50 £20.47 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.34% -11.00% -19.83%
10th Percentile £22.75 £14.50 £20.00
90th Percentile £31.14 £24.90 £34.42
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.91 £16.56 £20.50
% change year-on-year +86.62% -19.22% +9.33%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Warwickshire

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Warwickshire

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Warwickshire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Gaydon - 1 - -
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft