Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 77 75
Rank change year-on-year -12 -2 -26
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 6 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.57% 0.87% 1.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.52% 4.78% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 7
West Sussex median daily rate £334 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.00% +11.11% +3.45%
10th Percentile £239 £308 £310
90th Percentile £369 £411 £383
South East median daily rate £395 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.25% +14.29% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +136.84% -53.94%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 238 230 268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 22.69% 18.12% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 117 151
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £403 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.59% +15.00% +3.32%
10th Percentile £265 £317 £250
90th Percentile £569 £538 £456
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 9
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £47.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +26.00% -11.76%
South East median hourly rate £42.00 £27.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year +53.42% -2.23% +12.00%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in West Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in West Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2008 in West Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in West Sussex

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Crawley -4 2 £334 -5.99% 1
Gatwick +6 1 £213 -47.79%
Horsham -1 1 - - 1
Burgess Hill - 1 - -
Chichester - 1 £350 - 1
SQL Server 2008
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (33.33%) ETL
5 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (33.33%) OLAP
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
5 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (16.67%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
6 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
6 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
6 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (16.67%) XenApp

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (33.33%) OLAP
5 2 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (16.67%) Power BI
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (16.67%) OLAP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
1 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) VMware