The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham 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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 31 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.68% 1.08% 1.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.27% 5.88% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£343 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £42.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +51.78%
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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 Cheltenham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
44 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 29.93% 18.28% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 5 7
Average daily rate £413 £440 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +22.76%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

SQL Server 2005
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) COM+
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) COM+
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB6