The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Glasgow region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 65 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 7 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.85% 1.95% 1.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.43% 6.73% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £324 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.38% +3.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £226 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -28.57%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
204 223 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.91% 28.92% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 109 84
Average daily rate £325 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £225 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
SQL Server 2005
Scotland

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) C#
3 10 (58.82%) .NET
3 10 (58.82%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
5 6 (35.29%) OO
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (23.53%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
8 3 (17.65%) IIS
8 3 (17.65%) OOD
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (17.65%) jQuery
8 3 (17.65%) Degree
8 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
8 3 (17.65%) Replication
8 3 (17.65%) Clustering
9 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (11.76%) Pair Programming
9 2 (11.76%) WCF
9 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (11.76%) NHibernate
9 2 (11.76%) Statistics
9 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
9 2 (11.76%) OOP

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.88%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
1 2 (11.76%) NCrunch
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) DBA
3 6 (35.29%) SQL DBA
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Radia Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 2 (11.76%) WCF
4 2 (11.76%) NHibernate
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
1 3 (17.65%) Replication
1 3 (17.65%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Statistics
3 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) OO
2 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (17.65%) OOD
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Pair Programming
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) VBScript
5 1 (5.88%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Netcool
1 1 (5.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Sybase
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix