The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 36 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 12 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.49% 2.97% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.84% 10.29% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 0
Average daily rate
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£308 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £29.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.23% +17.00%
SQL Server 2005
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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 Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
122 68 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 35.47% 28.81% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 41 25
Average daily rate £338 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £239 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.97 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.56% -0.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (92.86%) WCF
2 13 (92.86%) SOAP
2 13 (92.86%) C#
2 13 (92.86%) XML
3 12 (85.71%) SQL Server 2000
3 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 12 (85.71%) Web Services
4 11 (78.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (78.57%) T-SQL
4 11 (78.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (64.29%) Replication
6 8 (57.14%) NHS
7 7 (50.00%) Information Security
8 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
8 5 (35.71%) .NET
9 4 (28.57%) Back Office
10 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
11 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
11 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (7.14%) BDD
11 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (7.14%) REST
11 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 1 (7.14%) MVC
11 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server 2000
3 11 (78.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Developer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) WCF
1 13 (92.86%) SOAP
1 13 (92.86%) XML
2 12 (85.71%) Web Services
3 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Replication
2 8 (57.14%) NHS
3 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
2 1 (7.14%) BDD
2 1 (7.14%) MVC
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) TDD
2 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 11 (78.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
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