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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 141 146 129
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 16 55 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.98% 1.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.84% 3.83% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 44 66
Average daily rate £500 £425 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £568 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £26.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-25.23% -37.05%
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
870 1437 1433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.92% 25.65% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 709 1142 1054
Average daily rate £488 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 9
Average hourly rate £19.00 £45.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.77% +63.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (76.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (71.79%) SQL
4 16 (41.03%) Finance
4 16 (41.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (38.46%) .NET
6 13 (33.33%) Windows
6 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (30.77%) C#
7 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 11 (28.21%) T-SQL
8 11 (28.21%) Windows Server
9 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (25.64%) Oracle
9 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
10 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
11 7 (17.95%) Solaris
11 7 (17.95%) VBA
11 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (17.95%) SLA
11 7 (17.95%) Project Management
11 7 (17.95%) Veritas
11 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
12 6 (15.38%) Korn
12 6 (15.38%) WPF
12 6 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (7.69%) PowerExchange
1 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) IIS
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Misys Opics
1 2 (5.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
1 2 (5.13%) OneDrive
1 2 (5.13%) Yammer
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) GitHub
2 1 (2.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) NAS
1 3 (7.69%) SAN
2 2 (5.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (76.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (41.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (12.82%) MS Access
6 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
7 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
8 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
8 3 (7.69%) PowerCenter
8 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (7.69%) Sybase ASE
9 2 (5.13%) Data Mart
9 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (5.13%) MySQL
9 2 (5.13%) OLAP
9 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (5.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Banking
3 5 (12.82%) Back Office
4 4 (10.26%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.13%) Front Office
6 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.56%) Legal
6 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
4 5 (12.82%) C# WPF Developer
4 5 (12.82%) DBA
4 5 (12.82%) SQL DBA
4 5 (12.82%) WPF Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Siebel Tester
5 4 (10.26%) Tester
6 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Informatica Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Sybase Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) .NET
2 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
3 6 (15.38%) WPF
4 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
5 4 (10.26%) WinForms
6 3 (7.69%) Web Services
7 2 (5.13%) MDX
8 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.56%) ADO.NET
8 1 (2.56%) CSS
8 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.56%) HTML
8 1 (2.56%) HTML5
8 1 (2.56%) WCF
8 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Hedge funds
1 4 (10.26%) Replication
2 3 (7.69%) Clustering
2 3 (7.69%) EMC Centera
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Fixed Income
3 2 (5.13%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Fintech
4 1 (2.56%) FMCG
4 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) Windows Server
3 7 (17.95%) Solaris
3 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.26%) Linux
6 3 (7.69%) AIX
6 3 (7.69%) Unix
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) Project Management
2 6 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (15.38%) Risk Management
2 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 5 (12.82%) High Availability
3 5 (12.82%) MVC
3 5 (12.82%) TDD
4 4 (10.26%) BDD
4 4 (10.26%) Data Management
4 4 (10.26%) ETL
4 4 (10.26%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (10.26%) Migration
4 4 (10.26%) MVVM
4 4 (10.26%) Service Management
4 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.69%) Analytics
5 3 (7.69%) Data Validation
5 3 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) SQL
2 12 (30.77%) C#
3 11 (28.21%) T-SQL
4 7 (17.95%) VBA
5 6 (15.38%) Korn
5 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 6 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 4 (10.26%) Java
7 3 (7.69%) C-shell
7 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
1 1 (2.56%) MCDBA
1 1 (2.56%) MCTS
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) vSphere
2 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) SCOM
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle
3 7 (17.95%) Veritas
4 4 (10.26%) Siebel
5 3 (7.69%) EMC
5 3 (7.69%) Informatica
5 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.69%) SAP
5 3 (7.69%) Sybase
6 2 (5.13%) Infor
6 2 (5.13%) Misys
6 2 (5.13%) OpenLink
6 2 (5.13%) Sun
6 2 (5.13%) Tableau
6 2 (5.13%) Trayport
6 2 (5.13%) VMware
7 1 (2.56%) HubSpot
7 1 (2.56%) Nintex
7 1 (2.56%) RedGate
7 1 (2.56%) Teradata
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago