The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 47 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 9 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.82% 2.73% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.14% 11.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 0
Average daily rate
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£333 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £18.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -52.00%
SQL Server 2005
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
126 118 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 25.51% 24.79% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 58 32
Average daily rate £385 £370 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.05% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £43.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +2.56%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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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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
Cheltenham - 5 £354 -
Cirencester +6 3 £263 +5.00%
SQL Server 2005
South West

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (80.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (71.43%) C#
3 15 (71.43%) .NET
4 14 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 14 (66.67%) SQL
4 14 (66.67%) T-SQL
5 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET
6 12 (57.14%) HTML
6 12 (57.14%) Finance
6 12 (57.14%) .NET Framework
7 11 (52.38%) WSDL
7 11 (52.38%) XML Schema
7 11 (52.38%) Web Services
7 11 (52.38%) XML
7 11 (52.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (47.62%) XSL
8 10 (47.62%) IIS
9 9 (42.86%) ADO.NET
9 9 (42.86%) COM+
9 9 (42.86%) C++
10 8 (38.10%) VB
10 8 (38.10%) VB6
11 5 (23.81%) Software Delivery
12 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (14.29%) JD Edwards
13 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
13 3 (14.29%) Migration
13 3 (14.29%) Information Management

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 10 (47.62%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
1 2 (9.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (80.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (14.29%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.76%) DTS
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 6 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Programmer
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.76%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) .NET
2 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET
3 12 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 12 (57.14%) HTML
4 11 (52.38%) Web Services
4 11 (52.38%) XML
4 11 (52.38%) WSDL
4 11 (52.38%) XML Schema
5 10 (47.62%) XSL
6 9 (42.86%) COM+
6 9 (42.86%) ADO.NET
7 2 (9.52%) Middleware
8 1 (4.76%) Silverlight
8 1 (4.76%) LINQ
8 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Software Delivery
2 3 (14.29%) ERP
2 3 (14.29%) ETL
2 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (14.29%) Migration
2 3 (14.29%) Information Management
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Load Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Data Transformation
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C#
2 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 9 (42.86%) C++
4 8 (38.10%) VB6
4 8 (38.10%) VB
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) ISA Server
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Cognos
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 3 (14.29%) JD Edwards
2 2 (9.52%) Websense
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
2 2 (9.52%) HP
2 2 (9.52%) EMC
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix
2 2 (9.52%) Juniper
3 1 (4.76%) Capita
3 1 (4.76%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle