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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 100 71 66
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 24 38 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.15% 2.08% 2.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.05% 8.82% 12.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 39
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£289 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.81% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £319 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +233.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-46.66% +11.94%
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
397 431 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.99% 23.64% 21.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 233 217
Average daily rate £363 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 16
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +94.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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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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
Basingstoke +14 7 £380 -5.00% 1
Southampton -13 3 £265 -
Winchester +4 2 £275 -
Farnborough - 1 - -
Havant - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Andover - - - -
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (79.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (76.74%) Windows
4 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
5 27 (62.79%) SQL
6 24 (55.81%) Oracle
7 21 (48.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (37.21%) .NET
8 16 (37.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (37.21%) Security Cleared
8 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (34.88%) SC Cleared
9 15 (34.88%) Oracle Database
9 15 (34.88%) C#
9 15 (34.88%) XML
10 14 (32.56%) ITIL
10 14 (32.56%) Oracle Database 10g
11 13 (30.23%) SharePoint
11 13 (30.23%) XSLT
12 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
14 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
14 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
14 9 (20.93%) SAN
14 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (18.60%) jQuery
15 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
15 8 (18.60%) WCF
15 8 (18.60%) JavaScript

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 13 (30.23%) SharePoint
2 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.63%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.30%) IBM Notes
4 4 (9.30%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (9.30%) ArcGIS
5 3 (6.98%) IIS
6 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (4.65%) Apache Solr
7 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.33%) MS Project Server
7 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Project
3 1 (2.33%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) SAN
2 4 (9.30%) Internet
2 4 (9.30%) SMTP
3 3 (6.98%) LAN
4 2 (4.65%) Network Security
4 2 (4.65%) DNS
5 1 (2.33%) DHCP
5 1 (2.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (79.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (37.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (34.88%) Oracle Database
5 14 (32.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (4.65%) MySQL
10 2 (4.65%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (2.33%) OLTP
11 1 (2.33%) OLAP
11 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) NUnit
1 1 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (2.33%) XMLSpy
1 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.33%) Fiddler
1 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.33%) Hudson
1 1 (2.33%) MSBuild
1 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (6.98%) Military
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) DBA
3 7 (16.28%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.95%) .NET Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Administrator
5 5 (11.63%) Architect
5 5 (11.63%) SQL DBA
5 5 (11.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (9.30%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (6.98%) Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Server Administrator
8 2 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Server Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) .NET
2 15 (34.88%) XML
3 13 (30.23%) XSLT
4 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
5 8 (18.60%) jQuery
5 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 8 (18.60%) WCF
6 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (13.95%) .NET Framework
8 5 (11.63%) Middleware
8 5 (11.63%) Classic ASP
9 3 (6.98%) Web Services
10 2 (4.65%) WPF
10 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (4.65%) WinForms
11 1 (2.33%) EDIFACT
11 1 (2.33%) OLE DB
11 1 (2.33%) Ajax
11 1 (2.33%) EDI
11 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Clustering
2 5 (11.63%) Replication
3 4 (9.30%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 21 (48.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
5 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.65%) UNIX
7 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) ITIL
2 8 (18.60%) MVC
3 7 (16.28%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (13.95%) Network Management
4 6 (13.95%) SOA
5 5 (11.63%) Knowledge Management
5 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.30%) Data Protection
6 4 (9.30%) CRM
7 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.98%) OO
7 3 (6.98%) MODAF
7 3 (6.98%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (4.65%) Web Development
8 2 (4.65%) Database Security
8 2 (4.65%) TOGAF
8 2 (4.65%) Change Management
9 1 (2.33%) Workflow
9 1 (2.33%) Migration
9 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) SQL
2 15 (34.88%) C#
3 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
4 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.30%) Java
6 3 (6.98%) C
7 2 (4.65%) VB
8 1 (2.33%) VB6
8 1 (2.33%) ActionScript
8 1 (2.33%) VBA
8 1 (2.33%) VBScript
8 1 (2.33%) XPath
8 1 (2.33%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) Security Cleared
2 15 (34.88%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.98%) MCSE
4 3 (6.98%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.65%) OCP
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (4.65%) MCTS
6 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (6.98%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (9.30%) SCCM
2 4 (9.30%) SCOM
2 4 (9.30%) SCVMM
2 4 (9.30%) SCDPM
2 4 (9.30%) ARCserve
3 2 (4.65%) Data Guard
3 2 (4.65%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
2 24 (55.81%) Oracle
3 5 (11.63%) VMware
4 4 (9.30%) 3PAR
4 4 (9.30%) CA
4 4 (9.30%) Lotus
4 4 (9.30%) ESRI
5 3 (6.98%) Symantec
5 3 (6.98%) Altiris
5 3 (6.98%) Citrix
5 3 (6.98%) HP
6 2 (4.65%) EMC
6 2 (4.65%) NetApp
6 2 (4.65%) Telerik
6 2 (4.65%) Brocade
7 1 (2.33%) Serena
7 1 (2.33%) DevExpress