Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 78 89
Rank change year-on-year -3 +11 -28
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 8 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.63% 0.94% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.49% 5.69% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 3
Wiltshire median daily rate £355 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% +25.00% -4.00%
10th Percentile £245 £271 £264
90th Percentile £391 £453 £342
South West median daily rate £375 £338 £328
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.05% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £47.50 - £100.00

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 229 211 237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 17.93% 16.51% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 154 176
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £302 £263 £269
90th Percentile £575 £529 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Wiltshire median hourly rate £28.50 - £32.50
10th Percentile £26.25 - £22.50
90th Percentile £34.03 - £33.85
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year +32.08% -25.35% +27.93%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 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
Swindon -7 4 £355 +12.70%
Salisbury - 1 £95 -
SQL Server 2008
South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (37.50%) Power BI
5 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (25.00%) Tableau
5 2 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (25.00%) NuGet
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (25.00%) DB2
5 2 (25.00%) IIS
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) HTML

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 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) Kentico
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) Power BI
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) DB2
3 2 (25.00%) QlikView
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) NuGet
2 2 (25.00%) ReSharper
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) TortoiseSVN
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (37.50%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) LINQ
2 2 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) ETL Development
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (12.50%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco