The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 81 78 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 15 10 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.96% 0.69% 2.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.19% 3.23% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 19
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.62% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £335 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £425 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+41.25% -20.00%
SQL Server 2005
England

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 East Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
358 310 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.99% 21.39% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 151 109
Average daily rate £315 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £260 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 23 17
Average hourly rate £41.25 £32.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.90% -1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £12.75 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincolnshire -2 5 £188 -58.33% 1
Nottinghamshire - 4 £350 - 1
Leicestershire - 4 £290 - 1
Derbyshire - 2 £305 -
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (50.00%) Windows
4 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (40.00%) Firewall
5 8 (40.00%) SQL
5 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (30.00%) Migration
8 5 (25.00%) Wireless
8 5 (25.00%) HP
8 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (25.00%) HP Storage
8 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
9 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (20.00%) Lync
9 4 (20.00%) Riverbed
9 4 (20.00%) Exinda
9 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (20.00%) Lync
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (10.00%) IIS
4 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) Wireless
3 4 (20.00%) Intranet
3 4 (20.00%) Internet
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (15.00%) DHCP
4 3 (15.00%) DNS
5 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
5 2 (10.00%) SAN
6 1 (5.00%) IPv4
6 1 (5.00%) LAN
6 1 (5.00%) PBX
6 1 (5.00%) WAN
6 1 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (5.00%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) DBA
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) VB Developer
5 2 (10.00%) VB6 Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Report Developer
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Development DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
1 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
1 3 (15.00%) jQuery
1 3 (15.00%) CSS3
2 2 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) HP Storage
2 4 (20.00%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.00%) Replication
4 1 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.00%) Linux
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Migration
2 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) Network Management
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) ETL
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.00%) Software Licensing
6 1 (5.00%) Complex ETL
6 1 (5.00%) Logistics
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) VB
4 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (10.00%) VB6
4 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) MCSE
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.00%) vSphere
5 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) Altiris
4 4 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 4 (20.00%) Exinda
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) CA
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