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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 120 67 81
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 15 57 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.52% 2.38% 1.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.55% 10.33% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 39 35
Average daily rate
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£325 £293 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £209 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £46.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +84.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £29.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.23% +17.00%
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 of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
589 552 684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.58% 23.02% 23.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 309 394
Average daily rate £400 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 33 26
Average hourly rate £32.00 £34.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.12 £15.50 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.11 £50.00 £34.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -15.38%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 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
Norfolk -3 4 £204 -34.80%
Essex -20 4 £363 -9.37% 4
Hertfordshire -16 3 £463 +68.18% 3
Cambridgeshire -17 2 £388 +31.91% 3
Bedfordshire -24 2 £250 -9.09% 3
Suffolk - - - -
SQL Server 2005
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (76.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (58.97%) SQL
4 17 (43.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (38.46%) Windows
6 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
6 14 (35.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (35.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (33.33%) Migration
8 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (23.08%) T-SQL
10 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
11 6 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (12.82%) Change Management
12 5 (12.82%) VMware
12 5 (12.82%) Clustering
12 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (12.82%) SAN
12 5 (12.82%) .NET
12 5 (12.82%) Oracle
13 4 (10.26%) C#
13 4 (10.26%) Web Services
13 4 (10.26%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (10.26%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 4 (10.26%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
1 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (5.13%) JBoss
3 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.56%) Content Management Server
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) SAN
2 3 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.13%) VLAN
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.56%) Wireless
4 1 (2.56%) Internet
4 1 (2.56%) DNS
4 1 (2.56%) LAN
4 1 (2.56%) VoIP
4 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (76.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (43.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (35.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (35.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database
9 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
9 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (7.69%) DTS
9 3 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (5.13%) DB2
10 2 (5.13%) OLAP
11 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (2.56%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (2.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 1 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
1 2 (5.13%) MyEclipse
2 1 (2.56%) Toad
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) DBA
3 10 (25.64%) SQL DBA
4 6 (15.38%) Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Administrator
5 5 (12.82%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (10.26%) Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) BizTalk Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Data Migration Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Data Warehouse Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) Data Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) Data Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) .NET
2 4 (10.26%) Web Services
2 4 (10.26%) WCF
3 3 (7.69%) UDDI
4 2 (5.13%) HTML
4 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.13%) JSP
4 2 (5.13%) Struts
4 2 (5.13%) JSF
4 2 (5.13%) Ajax
4 2 (5.13%) ICEfaces
4 2 (5.13%) MDX
4 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.13%) Java EE
4 2 (5.13%) jQuery
5 1 (2.56%) WPF
5 1 (2.56%) Silverlight
5 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.56%) HTML5
5 1 (2.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Clustering
2 4 (10.26%) Replication
3 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.13%) Statistics
4 2 (5.13%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.56%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) UNIX
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) AIX
5 1 (2.56%) Solaris
5 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Migration
2 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (12.82%) Change Management
4 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.26%) ETL
5 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
5 4 (10.26%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (10.26%) High Availability
5 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.69%) RAD
6 3 (7.69%) OO
7 2 (5.13%) Data Management
7 2 (5.13%) Security Management
7 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.13%) Project Management
7 2 (5.13%) Coaching
7 2 (5.13%) Data Transformation
7 2 (5.13%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) SQL
2 9 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.26%) C#
4 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.13%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.69%) MCITP
3 2 (5.13%) MCSE
3 2 (5.13%) MCDBA
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.56%) vSphere
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) VMware
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) Cisco
4 2 (5.13%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) ProCurve
5 1 (2.56%) Mitel
5 1 (2.56%) CA
Hemel Hempstead
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £30 - £45 per hour
Posted: 19 hours ago