The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 165 133 113
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -20
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 34 69 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.62% 1.16% 1.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.50% 5.20% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 59 70
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £298 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £329 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.18% +4.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £31.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-27.55% +15.45%
SQL Server 2005
London

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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1358 1326 1412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.93% 22.23% 22.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1091 1006 1061
Average daily rate £450 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 14
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £36.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -23.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £27.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £106.75 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +10.00%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 73 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 54 (73.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (64.38%) SQL
4 39 (53.42%) .NET
5 37 (50.68%) C#
6 28 (38.36%) Windows
7 27 (36.99%) T-SQL
8 26 (35.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 24 (32.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 21 (28.77%) Finance
11 20 (27.40%) Microsoft
11 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (21.92%) MS Excel
12 16 (21.92%) JavaScript
12 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET
13 15 (20.55%) WCF
14 14 (19.18%) WPF
14 14 (19.18%) VBA
14 14 (19.18%) SQL Server 2000
15 13 (17.81%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (17.81%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (16.44%) Windows Server 2008
16 12 (16.44%) TDD
16 12 (16.44%) SQL Server 2012
17 11 (15.07%) Banking
17 11 (15.07%) Degree
17 11 (15.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 11 (15.07%) MS Access
18 10 (13.70%) Web Services

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 8 (10.96%) IIS
1 8 (10.96%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.74%) CMS
2 2 (2.74%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (21.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.74%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (1.37%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.37%) Misys Midas
3 1 (1.37%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) SAN
2 2 (2.74%) Internet
2 2 (2.74%) FTP
2 2 (2.74%) HTTP
2 2 (2.74%) DNS
3 1 (1.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 54 (73.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (35.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (32.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (19.18%) SQL Server 2000
6 13 (17.81%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (16.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (15.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (15.07%) MS Access
9 7 (9.59%) DTS
9 7 (9.59%) Relational Database
10 5 (6.85%) SSDT
11 4 (5.48%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (4.11%) RDBMS
12 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (2.74%) QlikView
13 2 (2.74%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
14 1 (1.37%) OLAP Cube
14 1 (1.37%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (9.59%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.48%) Subversion
4 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.74%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.74%) JIRA
5 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.37%) ERwin
6 1 (1.37%) Log4Net
6 1 (1.37%) NUnit
6 1 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.37%) Moq
6 1 (1.37%) WiX
General
1 21 (28.77%) Finance
2 11 (15.07%) Banking
3 8 (10.96%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.48%) Billing
5 3 (4.11%) Law
5 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.74%) Legal
7 1 (1.37%) Advertising
7 1 (1.37%) Publishing
7 1 (1.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 39 (53.42%) Developer
2 11 (15.07%) DBA
2 11 (15.07%) .NET Developer
2 11 (15.07%) SQL DBA
3 9 (12.33%) Senior Developer
3 9 (12.33%) Analyst
4 8 (10.96%) Applications Support
4 8 (10.96%) SQL Developer
4 8 (10.96%) C# Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (6.85%) UI Developer
5 5 (6.85%) Senior UI Developer
5 5 (6.85%) UI Programmer
5 5 (6.85%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (5.48%) Web Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (5.48%) ETL Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Designer
7 3 (4.11%) WPF Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (53.42%) .NET
2 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET
2 15 (20.55%) WCF
3 14 (19.18%) WPF
4 10 (13.70%) Web Services
5 9 (12.33%) HTML
5 9 (12.33%) CSS
6 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (8.22%) Task Parallel Library
8 5 (6.85%) .NET Framework
8 5 (6.85%) jQuery
8 5 (6.85%) SOAP
8 5 (6.85%) XML
9 4 (5.48%) RESTful
10 3 (4.11%) HTML5
10 3 (4.11%) Entity Framework
10 3 (4.11%) CSS3
10 3 (4.11%) Ajax
10 3 (4.11%) Classic ASP
11 2 (2.74%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Clustering
2 7 (9.59%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 7 (9.59%) Replication
2 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.59%) Fixed Income
3 6 (8.22%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.48%) Statistics
5 2 (2.74%) IVR
5 2 (2.74%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.37%) iSeries
6 1 (1.37%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.37%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.37%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (38.36%) Windows
2 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (16.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.48%) Windows Vista
5 4 (5.48%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.74%) UNIX
7 1 (1.37%) Linux
7 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.81%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (16.44%) TDD
4 8 (10.96%) MVC
4 8 (10.96%) ETL
5 7 (9.59%) OO
5 7 (9.59%) Waterfall
6 6 (8.22%) Multithreading
6 6 (8.22%) MVVM
6 6 (8.22%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (8.22%) Change Management
6 6 (8.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (8.22%) Business Analysis
6 6 (8.22%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (8.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (6.85%) CRM
7 5 (6.85%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.48%) ITIL
8 4 (5.48%) Integration Testing
8 4 (5.48%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (64.38%) SQL
2 37 (50.68%) C#
3 27 (36.99%) T-SQL
4 16 (21.92%) JavaScript
5 14 (19.18%) VBA
6 5 (6.85%) VB
6 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.48%) PHP
8 3 (4.11%) Java
9 2 (2.74%) VBScript
9 2 (2.74%) C
9 2 (2.74%) VB6
10 1 (1.37%) Lua
10 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.37%) Python
10 1 (1.37%) XAML
10 1 (1.37%) RPG
10 1 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (15.07%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.74%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.37%) MCTS
4 1 (1.37%) MCITP
4 1 (1.37%) MCSD
4 1 (1.37%) MCSE
4 1 (1.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) QA
2 2 (2.74%) SLA
3 1 (1.37%) HL7
3 1 (1.37%) DICOM
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.37%) XenApp
3 1 (1.37%) XenServer
3 1 (1.37%) SRDF
3 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 20 (27.40%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.59%) Oracle
3 4 (5.48%) Cognos
3 4 (5.48%) Tableau
4 3 (4.11%) CODA
5 2 (2.74%) VMware
5 2 (2.74%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.74%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.74%) SAP
5 2 (2.74%) EMC
6 1 (1.37%) Citrix
6 1 (1.37%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.37%) NetApp
6 1 (1.37%) IBM
6 1 (1.37%) Misys
6 1 (1.37%) HP
6 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.37%) Remedy
6 1 (1.37%) InterSystems
6 1 (1.37%) Blue Prism
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