The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry 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 16 April 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 Coventry 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank - 28 27
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - 2.17% 3.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 10.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Average daily rate - £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+51.78% -20.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
61 50 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 18.71% 21.74% 24.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 19 39
Average daily rate £405 £300 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -15.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £375 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
SQL Server 2005
West Midlands

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

SQL Server 2005
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Powerplay
1 1 (100.00%) DTS
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ReportNet
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Teradata
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Transformation

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Powerplay
1 1 (100.00%) DTS
1 1 (100.00%) ReportNet
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) Teradata