Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 23 July 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 87 90
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 5 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.42% 0.52% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.63% 4.27% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 7
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £266 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.85% -33.44% +20.30%
10th Percentile £339 £204 £267
90th Percentile £456 £356 £460
South West median daily rate £360 £359 £338
% change year-on-year +0.35% +6.30% +3.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £47.50 £25.88
% change year-on-year - +83.57% -13.75%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 190 164 244
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.01% 12.28% 18.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 109 161
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £318 £253 £263
90th Percentile £600 £528 £563
South West median daily rate £410 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.13% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Wiltshire median hourly rate £50.00 - £38.50
South West median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -7.50% +21.21% +46.67%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in Wiltshire

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Wiltshire

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server 2008 in Wiltshire

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Wiltshire

SQL Server 2008
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Swindon +3 3 £380 +6.29%
SQL Server 2008
South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
2 4 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (80.00%) TypeScript
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) NUnit
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) NUnit
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) LINQ
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft