The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 63 40 45
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 11 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.26% 2.68% 1.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.07% 10.34% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 6
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£308 £330 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £306 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £373 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £330 £313
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +26.00%
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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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
217 203 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 24.91% 25.89% 26.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 150 117
Average daily rate £390 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.45 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.99% +57.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) .NET
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
6 9 (52.94%) VB.NET
7 8 (47.06%) C#
7 8 (47.06%) HTML
7 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2000
7 8 (47.06%) MS Access
7 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 7 (41.18%) Visual Studio
8 7 (41.18%) Java
8 7 (41.18%) TDD
9 6 (35.29%) Scrum
9 6 (35.29%) Data Analysis
9 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (35.29%) CSS
9 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
9 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
9 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (35.29%) Open Source
9 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (35.29%) V-Model
10 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
10 5 (29.41%) Oracle
10 5 (29.41%) VBA

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (17.65%) LiveCycle
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2000
3 8 (47.06%) MS Access
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (23.53%) DTS
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Visual Studio
2 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
1 2 (11.76%) Electronics
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Analyst Programmer
3 6 (35.29%) Programmer
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) VB Programmer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) VB Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) VB6 Developer
6 1 (5.88%) VB Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 8 (47.06%) HTML
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 6 (35.29%) CSS
6 3 (17.65%) Web Services
6 3 (17.65%) WCF
7 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Open Source
2 2 (11.76%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) TDD
2 6 (35.29%) Scrum
2 6 (35.29%) Data Analysis
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
2 6 (35.29%) V-Model
3 5 (29.41%) Data Migration
3 5 (29.41%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 1 (5.88%) High Availability
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) ETL
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) VB.NET
3 8 (47.06%) C#
4 7 (41.18%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) VBA
6 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
7 2 (11.76%) VB6
7 2 (11.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) Adobe
4 2 (11.76%) SAP
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