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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 92 85 87
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 6 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.34% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.72% 1.59% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
Average daily rate £330 £300 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £292 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £330 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-32.69% -17.46%
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
349 315 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.99% 21.72% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 172 174
Average daily rate £355 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 23
Average hourly rate £14.00 £23.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.05% -32.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.75 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £32.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leicestershire -5 3 £285 -3.38% 2
Nottinghamshire -5 2 £450 -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (26.67%) Logistics
7 4 (26.67%) MVC
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (26.67%) .NET
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
8 3 (20.00%) CSS
8 3 (20.00%) C#
8 3 (20.00%) DHCP
8 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (20.00%) Replication
8 3 (20.00%) VMware
8 3 (20.00%) SAN
8 3 (20.00%) NetApp
8 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (20.00%) Firewall
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.67%) ColdFusion
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) JRun
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) IPv4
2 2 (13.33%) PBX
2 2 (13.33%) VLAN
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) Intranet
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (6.67%) DTS
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) French Language
2 1 (6.67%) German Language
2 1 (6.67%) Italian Language
2 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 2 (13.33%) DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Field Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Field Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Field Support Technician
3 2 (13.33%) SQL DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Technician
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Support
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) VB Developer
3 2 (13.33%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
1 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (13.33%) CSS3
3 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (6.67%) LINQ
4 1 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) WCF
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) HP Storage
2 1 (6.67%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Logistics
1 4 (26.67%) MVC
2 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) Software Licensing
3 2 (13.33%) Web Filtering
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.67%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (13.33%) VB
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (13.33%) VB6
5 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) NetApp
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) Altiris
3 1 (6.67%) arcserve
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Dell
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) Exinda
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Riverbed
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