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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 84 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 5 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.34% 1.50% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.81% 6.88% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 9
Average daily rate
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£308 £283 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -19.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £242 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £375 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-46.66% +7.14%
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
277 349 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.79% 21.81% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 185 132
Average daily rate £338 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 13
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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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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
Northamptonshire +2 2 £300 -14.28% 1
Nottinghamshire -4 2 £315 +26.00% 3
Lincolnshire - 1 £450 -
Derbyshire - - - - 3
Leicestershire - - - - 2
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (95.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (82.61%) .NET
3 19 (82.61%) ASP.NET
4 18 (78.26%) C#
5 14 (60.87%) WCF
6 11 (47.83%) XML
7 7 (30.43%) Windows
7 7 (30.43%) SOA
7 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
7 7 (30.43%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (26.09%) Ajax
8 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (26.09%) MVC
8 6 (26.09%) HTML
8 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
9 5 (21.74%) SQL
9 5 (21.74%) AppFabric
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (13.04%) Selenium
11 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
12 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
12 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
13 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 7 (30.43%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (95.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.35%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.04%) Selenium
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) BizTalk Developer
3 6 (26.09%) .NET Developer
3 6 (26.09%) C# Developer
3 6 (26.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (26.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (4.35%) DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) .NET
1 19 (82.61%) ASP.NET
2 14 (60.87%) WCF
3 11 (47.83%) XML
4 6 (26.09%) Ajax
4 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (26.09%) HTML
5 5 (21.74%) AppFabric
6 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
1 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) SOA
2 6 (26.09%) MVC
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.35%) Logistics
4 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.35%) E-Procurement
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) C#
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) VB6
5 1 (4.35%) VBA
5 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) MCTS
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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