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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 127 136 114
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -22
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 26 52 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.83% 1.01% 1.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.04% 4.29% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 38 71
Average daily rate £425 £380 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £285 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £458 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.58% -10.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £26.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-33.96% -15.87%
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
856 1211 1463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 27.21% 23.56% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 958 1084
Average daily rate £475 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% +16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 60 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (83.33%) SQL
3 48 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 25 (41.67%) Windows
6 24 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (38.33%) Windows Server
7 23 (38.33%) Oracle
8 21 (35.00%) Finance
9 19 (31.67%) T-SQL
9 19 (31.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (26.67%) Veritas
11 16 (26.67%) Solaris
11 16 (26.67%) Replication
11 16 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
11 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (23.33%) SCOM
14 13 (21.67%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (20.00%) Sybase
15 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (18.33%) Project Management
17 10 (16.67%) Banking
17 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
17 10 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
18 9 (15.00%) .NET
18 9 (15.00%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (5.00%) PowerExchange
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.67%) IIS
3 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Misys Opics
1 2 (3.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) GitHub
1 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) NAS
1 3 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (31.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (15.00%) Oracle Database
8 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (8.33%) DTS
10 4 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (5.00%) MS Access
11 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
11 3 (5.00%) PowerCenter
11 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
11 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
12 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (3.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.67%) Toad
General
1 21 (35.00%) Finance
2 10 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.33%) Back Office
4 2 (3.33%) Front Office
4 2 (3.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) DBA
2 22 (36.67%) SQL DBA
3 14 (23.33%) Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Oracle DBA
5 8 (13.33%) Administrator
6 7 (11.67%) Sybase DBA
7 6 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Analyst
8 5 (8.33%) SQL Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Consultant
9 4 (6.67%) DBA Manager
9 4 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) Siebel Tester
9 4 (6.67%) SQL BI Developer
9 4 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
9 4 (6.67%) Tester
10 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Database Manager
10 3 (5.00%) Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) .NET
2 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (5.00%) MDX
4 2 (3.33%) CSS
4 2 (3.33%) HTML
4 2 (3.33%) WinForms
4 2 (3.33%) WPF
5 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.67%) ADO.NET
5 1 (1.67%) HTML5
5 1 (1.67%) Web Services
5 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Replication
2 8 (13.33%) Clustering
3 4 (6.67%) Hedge funds
4 3 (5.00%) EMC Centera
5 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.67%) CMDB
6 1 (1.67%) Fintech
6 1 (1.67%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (1.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (41.67%) Windows
2 23 (38.33%) Windows Server
3 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (26.67%) Solaris
4 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.00%) Linux
6 4 (6.67%) Unix
7 3 (5.00%) AIX
8 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 13 (21.67%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (18.33%) Project Management
5 9 (15.00%) Migration
5 9 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (13.33%) Scrum
7 7 (11.67%) Coaching
7 7 (11.67%) ETL
7 7 (11.67%) High Availability
7 7 (11.67%) ITIL
7 7 (11.67%) People Management
8 6 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 6 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 5 (8.33%) TDD
10 4 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
10 4 (6.67%) Service Management
10 4 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (5.00%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 50 (83.33%) SQL
2 19 (31.67%) T-SQL
3 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
4 6 (10.00%) C#
4 6 (10.00%) VBA
5 4 (6.67%) Korn
5 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.67%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.00%) C-shell
7 2 (3.33%) Java
8 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) ISEB
3 1 (1.67%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.67%) MCTS
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) SLA
2 4 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.67%) vSphere
3 1 (1.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (23.33%) SCOM
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.67%) SCCM
3 1 (1.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (38.33%) Oracle
3 16 (26.67%) Veritas
4 12 (20.00%) Sybase
5 4 (6.67%) Siebel
6 3 (5.00%) EMC
6 3 (5.00%) Informatica
6 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.33%) Infor
7 2 (3.33%) Misys
7 2 (3.33%) OpenLink
7 2 (3.33%) Sun
7 2 (3.33%) Tableau
7 2 (3.33%) Trayport
7 2 (3.33%) VMware
8 1 (1.67%) Citrix
8 1 (1.67%) Google
8 1 (1.67%) HubSpot
8 1 (1.67%) Nintex
8 1 (1.67%) Remedy
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £420 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
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Nigel Frank International
Rate: £375 - £420 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
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Nigel Frank International
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago