The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton 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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 27 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.30% 0.39% 1.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.08% 3.13% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate £190 £325 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.53% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £26.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-27.88% -16.80%
SQL Server 2005
East Sussex

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 Brighton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
49 32 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 31.82% 12.45% 32.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 18 32
Average daily rate £364 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £305 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £20.49 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) CMDB
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) vMotion
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) vCloud
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware