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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 68 49 37
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 3 1 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.35% 0.16% 3.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.49% 0.72% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 18
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£225 - £294
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 - £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £31.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-42.40% -6.71%
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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
201 139 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 23.16% 22.38% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 85 124
Average daily rate £350 £363 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +16.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 11
Average hourly rate £19.00 £45.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) VBA
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) HPUX
5 1 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) OCP
5 1 (16.67%) OCA
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Certification

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (16.67%) CRM Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) HPUX
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) CRM
1 1 (16.67%) ETL
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
1 1 (16.67%) BPEL
1 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Web Development
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
1 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
2 2 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) OCP
1 1 (16.67%) OCA
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP