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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 28 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 2 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.09% 4.74% 1.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.26% 13.85% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
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£350 £203 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-46.66% +11.94%
SQL Server 2005
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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
47 65 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 25.54% 34.21% 41.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 37 37
Average daily rate £300 £250 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £423 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (22.22%) Database Security
5 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 2 (22.22%) DTS
5 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
5 2 (22.22%) VB
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 1 (11.11%) VBA
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) DTS
4 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) DBA
2 3 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) VB Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 1 (11.11%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) WinForms
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
1 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
1 2 (22.22%) ETL
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (22.22%) Database Security
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Security
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) VBA
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Informatica
1 1 (11.11%) EPiServer