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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 102 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 10 29 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.49% 1.57% 2.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.88% 7.92% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 24
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£230 £290 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% -13.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £189 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £31.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+26.98% +18.86%
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
347 366 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.98% 19.77% 25.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 218 232
Average daily rate £375 £350 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £270 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 7
Average hourly rate £11.50 £31.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.49% +70.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £18.85 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £50.50 £21.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 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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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 -2 2 £320 -
Basingstoke -10 2 - - 1
Southampton - 1 £225 - 2
Winchester - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Fareham - - - -
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (86.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (68.97%) Windows
3 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
4 13 (44.83%) C#
5 12 (41.38%) .NET
5 12 (41.38%) Security Cleared
6 11 (37.93%) SQL
6 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (34.48%) Visual Studio
8 9 (31.03%) ITIL
8 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
8 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
8 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
8 9 (31.03%) VMware
9 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (27.59%) HP
10 7 (24.14%) Citrix
10 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
10 7 (24.14%) Silverlight
10 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (24.14%) Open Source
11 6 (20.69%) XenDesktop
11 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (20.69%) SharePoint Server
11 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing
11 6 (20.69%) Altiris

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
1 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
2 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (20.69%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (6.90%) MS Project Server
4 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.45%) LiveCycle
5 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Project
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) SMTP
1 6 (20.69%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (86.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.45%) Xcelsius
6 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (3.45%) MS Access
6 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Programmer
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.34%) DBA
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Programmer
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.45%) Business Objects Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) .NET
2 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
2 7 (24.14%) Silverlight
3 3 (10.34%) WCF
3 3 (10.34%) Web Services
4 2 (6.90%) CSS
4 2 (6.90%) HTML
4 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (3.45%) Classic ASP
5 1 (3.45%) XML
5 1 (3.45%) XSLT
5 1 (3.45%) Middleware
5 1 (3.45%) Ajax
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.45%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Open Source
2 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.79%) Replication
3 4 (13.79%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.90%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) UNIX
5 1 (3.45%) AIX
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.34%) TDD
5 3 (10.34%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (10.34%) Network Management
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) V-Model
6 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.90%) MVC
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.45%) RAD
7 1 (3.45%) SOA
7 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) C#
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.34%) Java
4 3 (10.34%) VBA
4 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.45%) VB
6 1 (3.45%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Security Cleared
2 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (20.69%) XenDesktop
3 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) ARCserve
2 3 (10.34%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.45%) SCCM
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.45%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) VMware
3 8 (27.59%) HP
4 7 (24.14%) Citrix
5 6 (20.69%) CA
5 6 (20.69%) Altiris
5 6 (20.69%) Symantec
6 5 (17.24%) 3PAR
6 5 (17.24%) Oracle
7 2 (6.90%) Brocade
8 1 (3.45%) Nimsoft
8 1 (3.45%) Endeca
8 1 (3.45%) Dell
8 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco
8 1 (3.45%) Adobe
8 1 (3.45%) Lotus
8 1 (3.45%) Apple