The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank - 33 20
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford - 2.21% 5.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 7.58% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Average daily rate - £310 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.58% -10.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-32.69% -16.80%
SQL Server 2005
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
50 66 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 27.32% 29.20% 45.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 35 41
Average daily rate £323 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £203 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £415 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £15.75 £18.38 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -89.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+14.06% +14.28%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

SQL Server 2005
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) B2C
1 1 (100.00%) OLTP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Extranet
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WF
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Extranet
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) OLTP
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WF
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) B2C
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft