The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax 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 17 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 Halifax 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - - 2.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £435
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
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
28 10 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 15.64% 8.55% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 14
Average daily rate £350 £313 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -22.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server 2005
West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Halifax