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 3 months to 26 April 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 - 35
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.89% - 1.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.68% - 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £309 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 - £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 - £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £338
% change year-on-year -2.77% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £41.00 - £32.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £30.25 £26.85
% change year-on-year -37.19% +12.68%  

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 62 64 66
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 19.50% 16.37% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 40 37
Median daily rate £400 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £21.50 £32.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.69% -34.03%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -10.76% -  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick - 4 £400 -
Leamington Spa - 1 £218 -
SQL Server 2008
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle Application Server
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle Identity Management
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 8 (72.73%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle Database
3 8 (72.73%) Java
3 8 (72.73%) WebLogic
3 8 (72.73%) IIS
3 8 (72.73%) Unix
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 8 (72.73%) JBoss
3 8 (72.73%) Apache
3 8 (72.73%) HTTP
3 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
3 8 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 8 (72.73%) SAML
3 8 (72.73%) Relational Database
3 8 (72.73%) Identity Access Management
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 7 (63.64%) PL/SQL
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript

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 8 (72.73%) Apache
1 8 (72.73%) IIS
1 8 (72.73%) JBoss
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle Application Server
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 8 (72.73%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Bluemix
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
1 1 (9.09%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) HTTP
1 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle Database
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (72.73%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data
4 1 (9.09%) CouchDB
4 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JSUnit
1 1 (9.09%) WebLogic Workshop
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Support Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Support Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
2 1 (9.09%) DBA
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Development Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) SAML
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) Classic ASP
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) LESS
3 1 (9.09%) Node.js
3 1 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
1 8 (72.73%) Unix
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (72.73%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (9.09%) Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Java
3 7 (63.64%) PL/SQL
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle Identity Management
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) IBM