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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 154 128 98
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -30
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 47 75 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.84% 1.12% 1.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.75% 4.44% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 57 94
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £361 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £505 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
- +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.96% +24.00%
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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1255 1688 1414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.32% 25.10% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1014 1265 1091
Average daily rate £425 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Average hourly rate £30.00 £41.53 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.76% +55.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £34.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £151.85 £49.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014, 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 79 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 67 (84.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 64 (81.01%) SQL
4 39 (49.37%) T-SQL
5 38 (48.10%) C#
5 38 (48.10%) .NET
6 37 (46.84%) Microsoft
7 33 (41.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 30 (37.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 29 (36.71%) Finance
10 24 (30.38%) Windows
11 21 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (25.32%) ASP.NET
13 15 (18.99%) SQL Server 2012
14 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
14 14 (17.72%) MS Excel
14 14 (17.72%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (17.72%) ETL
14 14 (17.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (16.46%) Visual Studio
15 13 (16.46%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (16.46%) WCF
15 13 (16.46%) Team Foundation Server
16 12 (15.19%) Clustering
17 11 (13.92%) MVC
17 11 (13.92%) Scrum
18 10 (12.66%) Web Services
18 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2003
18 10 (12.66%) SQL Server 2000
18 10 (12.66%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 9 (11.39%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (10.13%) IIS
3 6 (7.59%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.06%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.80%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.53%) Apache
6 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.27%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.27%) CMS
7 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (17.72%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.33%) MS Office
3 2 (2.53%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.80%) Markit EDM
3 2 (2.53%) Misys Midas
3 2 (2.53%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (1.27%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) DHCP
1 3 (3.80%) DNS
2 2 (2.53%) FTP
2 2 (2.53%) HTTP
2 2 (2.53%) Intranet
2 2 (2.53%) Internet
2 2 (2.53%) SSH
3 1 (1.27%) Firewall
3 1 (1.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 67 (84.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (41.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (37.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (18.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (17.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (17.72%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (12.66%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (10.13%) MS Access
8 8 (10.13%) SSDT
9 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (7.59%) Relational Database
11 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database
11 5 (6.33%) DTS
11 5 (6.33%) Data Mining
11 5 (6.33%) RDBMS
12 3 (3.80%) OLAP
13 2 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (2.53%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) Visual Studio
1 13 (16.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (8.86%) SpecFlow
3 3 (3.80%) NUnit
4 2 (2.53%) Subversion
4 2 (2.53%) ERwin
4 2 (2.53%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (1.27%) MSTest
5 1 (1.27%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 29 (36.71%) Finance
2 10 (12.66%) Banking
3 7 (8.86%) Investment Banking
4 6 (7.59%) Telecoms
5 5 (6.33%) Billing
5 5 (6.33%) Front Office
6 4 (5.06%) Law
6 4 (5.06%) Legal
7 3 (3.80%) Retail
8 2 (2.53%) Back Office
8 2 (2.53%) Advertising
9 1 (1.27%) International Banking
9 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (62.03%) Developer
2 14 (17.72%) SQL Developer
3 11 (13.92%) .NET Developer
3 11 (13.92%) DBA
4 10 (12.66%) SQL DBA
5 9 (11.39%) ETL Developer
6 8 (10.13%) SQL Server DBA
6 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Developer
7 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Developer
7 7 (8.86%) Applications Support
8 6 (7.59%) Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.06%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Administrator
10 3 (3.80%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Consultant
10 3 (3.80%) RAD Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Integration Specialist
10 3 (3.80%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (48.10%) .NET
2 20 (25.32%) ASP.NET
3 13 (16.46%) WCF
4 10 (12.66%) Web Services
5 9 (11.39%) XML
5 9 (11.39%) CSS
5 9 (11.39%) jQuery
5 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (10.13%) HTML
6 8 (10.13%) .NET Framework
7 6 (7.59%) WPF
8 4 (5.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (3.80%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.80%) RESTful
9 3 (3.80%) MDX
9 3 (3.80%) XSLT
9 3 (3.80%) SOAP
10 2 (2.53%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Clustering
2 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.33%) Replication
4 4 (5.06%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.80%) Reference Data
6 2 (2.53%) IVR
6 2 (2.53%) iSeries
6 2 (2.53%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.53%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (2.53%) Derivative
7 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.27%) Equities
7 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.27%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.27%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.38%) Windows
2 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (11.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.33%) UNIX
4 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.06%) Windows Vista
5 4 (5.06%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.53%) Linux
6 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.72%) ETL
3 13 (16.46%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (13.92%) MVC
4 11 (13.92%) Scrum
5 10 (12.66%) TDD
6 9 (11.39%) ITIL
6 9 (11.39%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (10.13%) BDD
7 8 (10.13%) Database Security
7 8 (10.13%) OO
8 7 (8.86%) Change Management
8 7 (8.86%) ATDD
9 6 (7.59%) Migration
10 5 (6.33%) OOP
10 5 (6.33%) CRM
10 5 (6.33%) High Availability
10 5 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.33%) Database Tuning
11 4 (5.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 64 (81.01%) SQL
2 39 (49.37%) T-SQL
3 38 (48.10%) C#
4 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.39%) VBA
6 7 (8.86%) C
7 5 (6.33%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.06%) XPath
9 3 (3.80%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.80%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.80%) Java
9 3 (3.80%) PHP
9 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.53%) RPG
10 2 (2.53%) VB
10 2 (2.53%) Perl
10 2 (2.53%) XAML
11 1 (1.27%) VB6
11 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (5.06%) MCITP
2 3 (3.80%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) MCTS
3 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) ISA Server
2 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.27%) vSphere
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 37 (46.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.86%) Oracle
3 4 (5.06%) Cognos
4 2 (2.53%) IBM
4 2 (2.53%) Misys
4 2 (2.53%) Sybase
4 2 (2.53%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.53%) VMware
4 2 (2.53%) Hyperion
4 2 (2.53%) CODA
4 2 (2.53%) SAP
5 1 (1.27%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.27%) SimCorp
5 1 (1.27%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.27%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.27%) Splunk
5 1 (1.27%) LexisNexis
5 1 (1.27%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.27%) BMC
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