The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Bracknell region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 31 33 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.90% 1.90% 4.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.64% 9.30% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Average daily rate £375 £213 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -22.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £213 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+51.78% -20.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
44 43 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 13.92% 20.48% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 6
Average daily rate £375 £213 £274
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -22.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £430 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server 2005
Berkshire

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Bracknell region.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Bracknell region.

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2005.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (33.33%) UNIX
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) SOA
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Middleware
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (16.67%) Revenue Management
6 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
6 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (16.67%) Network Management

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2005. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Military
1 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Applications Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) Classic ASP
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Revenue Management
2 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) MODAF
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) Fujitsu
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) ESRI