The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 109 104 71
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -33
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 22 31 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.81% 1.07% 2.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.64% 4.62% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 32
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£350 £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £448 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.29% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £23.00 £41.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.90% +64.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.75 £31.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.59% +15.45%
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 of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
604 671 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 22.22% 23.11% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 375 263
Average daily rate £375 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 28
Average hourly rate £38.00 £36.75 £27.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.40% +33.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.90 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.40 £32.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £34.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +20.00%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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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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
Cambridgeshire +14 16 £364 -
Essex -13 3 £350 +3.70% 2
Bedfordshire +4 1 £420 +51.35%
Norfolk +2 1 £300 - 5
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 2
SQL Server 2005
England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (61.76%) SQL
2 21 (61.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (41.18%) Windows
4 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
5 11 (32.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (29.41%) T-SQL
6 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (26.47%) ITIL
7 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
7 9 (26.47%) HP
7 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
8 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (20.59%) Change Control
9 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
9 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
9 7 (20.59%) Cisco
9 7 (20.59%) Intranet
9 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
10 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
10 6 (17.65%) Project Management
10 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (17.65%) SAN
10 6 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (17.65%) Firewall
10 6 (17.65%) Wireless

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (23.53%) MS Exchange
1 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.82%) IIS
4 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.94%) Lync
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) SunGard AvantGard
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.94%) CODA-Financials
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) Intranet
2 6 (17.65%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) Firewall
2 6 (17.65%) Wireless
3 5 (14.71%) LAN
3 5 (14.71%) WAN
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.94%) VLAN
4 1 (2.94%) DHCP
4 1 (2.94%) DNS
4 1 (2.94%) IPv4
4 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (61.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (32.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (8.82%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (8.82%) MS Access
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.94%) DTS
9 1 (2.94%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Support Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Systems Support
6 5 (14.71%) Systems Support Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.88%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Project Leader
8 2 (5.88%) DBA
8 2 (5.88%) Project Leader
8 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) XML
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) UDDI
2 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.88%) WCF
3 1 (2.94%) MDX
3 1 (2.94%) jQuery
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Data Extraction
1 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.82%) Fedora
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Change Control
3 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 6 (17.65%) Project Management
3 6 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (14.71%) Migration
4 5 (14.71%) Network Management
4 5 (14.71%) ETL
5 4 (11.76%) High Availability
6 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.88%) Database Security
8 1 (2.94%) Kimball Methodology
8 1 (2.94%) Resource Management
8 1 (2.94%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (2.94%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.94%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) SQL
2 10 (29.41%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.82%) VB
3 3 (8.82%) VBA
4 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.88%) C#
4 2 (5.88%) VB6
5 1 (2.94%) X++
5 1 (2.94%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) MCSE
1 1 (2.94%) MCSA
1 1 (2.94%) MCDBA
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
1 9 (26.47%) HP
2 7 (20.59%) Cisco
3 6 (17.65%) VMware
4 5 (14.71%) CA
5 3 (8.82%) IBM
5 3 (8.82%) SunGard
5 3 (8.82%) Cognos
5 3 (8.82%) Dell
5 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.82%) CODA
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle
7 1 (2.94%) Exinda
7 1 (2.94%) Veeam
7 1 (2.94%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.94%) Altiris
7 1 (2.94%) NetApp
Essex
Forman Computer Staff
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Hudson IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £100.00 - £175 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Norfolk
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £175 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago