The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester 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 30 March 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
Hampshire / Winchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 25 21
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2008 0 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester - 4.06% 2.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 21.05% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Median daily rate - £348 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +54.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £356 £338
% change year-on-year -1.75% +5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £42.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -55.29% +70.00%  

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 Winchester with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Winchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 38 38 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 28.79% 19.29% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 32 14
Median daily rate £450 £345 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.43% +24.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £381 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Winchester 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 Winchester

SQL Server 2008
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2008 in Winchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Winchester region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) LINQ
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) OWASP
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 4 (100.00%) Secure Coding
2 3 (75.00%) Boomi
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) MS Access
2 3 (75.00%) VBA

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester 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 4 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MS Access
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Access Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) LINQ
1 4 (100.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) OWASP
1 4 (100.00%) Secure Coding
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Dell
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft