The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Chester region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 19 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 3 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.19% 5.66% 0.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% 31.03% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£263 £344 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £40.57 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -28.57%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
30 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 21.90% 18.24% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 10
Average daily rate £263 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £40.57 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
SQL Server 2005
Cheshire

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Chester

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (57.14%) ETL
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) NHS
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) OLTP
4 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 3 (42.86%) OLAP
4 3 (42.86%) Academy Housing
4 3 (42.86%) QlikView
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) SCOM
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) VLAN
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Local Government
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Academy Housing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) VLAN
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (42.86%) OLTP
4 3 (42.86%) OLAP
4 3 (42.86%) QlikView
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (28.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
3 2 (28.57%) DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
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