The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 108 88 56
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -32
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 16 17 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.73% 0.98% 2.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.91% 4.68% 10.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 25
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£328 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.65% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £325 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
- +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.96% +24.00%
SQL Server 2005
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
409 363 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.73% 20.89% 23.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 187 211
Average daily rate £350 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 9
Average hourly rate £11.50 £30.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.66% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.05 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Portsmouth - 7 £338 - 2
Southampton -6 1 £350 +100.00% 3
Basingstoke -9 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £285 -
Fareham - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - -
Andover - - - -
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (91.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (73.53%) Windows
3 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
4 17 (50.00%) C#
5 15 (44.12%) .NET
5 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
6 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (38.24%) SQL
8 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
8 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (32.35%) VMware
10 10 (29.41%) Visual Studio
10 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET
10 10 (29.41%) SharePoint
10 10 (29.41%) MS Exchange
10 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
12 8 (23.53%) HP
12 8 (23.53%) SAN
12 8 (23.53%) ITIL
12 8 (23.53%) Oracle
13 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
13 7 (20.59%) CA
13 7 (20.59%) Citrix
13 7 (20.59%) ARCserve

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (29.41%) SharePoint
1 10 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (20.59%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (5.88%) MS Project Server
4 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.94%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Project
3 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) SAN
2 7 (20.59%) SMTP
3 5 (14.71%) LAN
4 2 (5.88%) DHCP
4 2 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (91.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (2.94%) MS Access
8 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.94%) OLAP
8 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Administrator
3 6 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (14.71%) Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Programmer
6 3 (8.82%) DBA
6 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.82%) SQL Developer
6 3 (8.82%) SQL DBA
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Software Programmer
7 2 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Data Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) .NET
2 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 7 (20.59%) Silverlight
4 6 (17.65%) WCF
5 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (11.76%) XML
6 4 (11.76%) XSLT
7 3 (8.82%) jQuery
7 3 (8.82%) Web Services
7 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 2 (5.88%) MDX
8 2 (5.88%) HTML
8 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (5.88%) CSS
9 1 (2.94%) Classic ASP
9 1 (2.94%) Middleware
9 1 (2.94%) WinForms
9 1 (2.94%) Ajax
9 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.59%) Open Source
3 6 (17.65%) Clustering
4 5 (14.71%) Replication
5 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.94%) AIX
4 1 (2.94%) Solaris
4 1 (2.94%) Linux
4 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
4 5 (14.71%) Network Management
4 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (14.71%) MVC
5 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.76%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) TDD
7 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.88%) Scrum
7 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) CRM
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) V-Model
7 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.94%) User Stories
8 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.94%) System Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) C#
2 13 (38.24%) SQL
3 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.82%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) VBA
5 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.88%) VB
5 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.94%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) VB6
6 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
2 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 6 (17.65%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) ARCserve
2 4 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) VMware
3 8 (23.53%) HP
3 8 (23.53%) Oracle
4 7 (20.59%) Citrix
4 7 (20.59%) CA
4 7 (20.59%) 3PAR
5 6 (17.65%) Altiris
5 6 (17.65%) Symantec
6 3 (8.82%) Brocade
7 1 (2.94%) Endeca
7 1 (2.94%) Nimsoft
7 1 (2.94%) Apple
7 1 (2.94%) Dell
7 1 (2.94%) Adobe