The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 51 53 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 3 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.51% 1.80% 0.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.78% 9.42% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 3
Average daily rate £255 £334 £241
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.59% +38.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £210 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £438 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.58% -10.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £46.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £26.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-33.96% -15.87%
SQL Server 2005
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
108 138 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.24% 19.09% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 91 57
Average daily rate £400 £418 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.19% +28.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cambridge -9 2 £269 +27.97% 1
Peterborough +9 1 £235 -46.28%
SQL Server 2005
East of England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 7 (38.89%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (38.89%) UDDI
4 7 (38.89%) High Availability
4 7 (38.89%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (38.89%) MDX
4 7 (38.89%) WCF
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 3 (16.67%) OLAP
6 3 (16.67%) Windows
6 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (5.56%) arcserve
8 1 (5.56%) Firewall
8 1 (5.56%) Wireless
8 1 (5.56%) Migration
8 1 (5.56%) MySQL
8 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 7 (38.89%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (16.67%) OLAP
5 3 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) BizTalk Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) DBA
3 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.56%) ETL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) MDX
1 7 (38.89%) UDDI
1 7 (38.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.56%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) High Availability
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
2 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Change Control
3 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.56%) ETL
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Network Management
3 1 (5.56%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) arcserve
1 1 (5.56%) CA
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco
1 1 (5.56%) HP
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