The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford 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 16 April 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 Guildford 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 30 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 3 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.33% 2.37% 3.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.12% 14.71% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Average daily rate £350 £415 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% +43.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+51.78% -20.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
49 34 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 21.68% 16.11% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 19
Average daily rate £350 £320 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £238 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £26.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
SQL Server 2005
Surrey

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VBScript
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) MSI
4 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) VMware

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) MSI
1 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Altiris
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