The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 87 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
-29 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.078% 1.61% 1.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.46% 7.69% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 4
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£500 £300 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -20.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £36.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £29.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.23% +17.00%
SQL Server 2005
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
216 221 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.88% 20.97% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 112 76
Average daily rate £325 £336 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.34% -3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Average hourly rate £175.00 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% +27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gerrards Cross - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Iver - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) IIS
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (28.57%) VB
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) UML
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) Ant
5 2 (28.57%) UNIX
5 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
5 2 (28.57%) TIBCO Hawk
5 2 (28.57%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (28.57%) Staffware
5 2 (28.57%) Workflow
5 2 (28.57%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (28.57%) Use Case
5 2 (28.57%) TIBCO iProcess
6 1 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (42.86%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (28.57%) Staffware
1 2 (28.57%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (14.29%) Maximo
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) IPsec
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Ant
2 1 (14.29%) ReSharper
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Moq
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
2 1 (14.29%) UML Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) WCF
2 1 (14.29%) LINQ
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) UML
1 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
1 2 (28.57%) Workflow
1 2 (28.57%) Use Case
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) BPR
2 1 (14.29%) OOD
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) RedPrairie