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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 98 65 72
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 17 40 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.81% 2.36% 2.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.79% 10.23% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 31
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £319 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £338 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.25% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +233.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-57.33% +7.14%
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
355 391 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.90% 23.03% 21.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 211 219
Average daily rate £365 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 22
Average hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +136.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £32.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £41.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.03 £32.05
% change year-on-year
-3.20% -0.07%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Basingstoke +5 4 £309 -22.81% 3
Southampton -11 3 £265 - 2
Winchester 0 1 £275 -
Farnborough - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Andover - - - -
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (89.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (76.32%) Windows
4 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
5 22 (57.89%) Oracle
6 20 (52.63%) SQL
7 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (47.37%) SC Cleared
7 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
8 15 (39.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (39.47%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (36.84%) XML
9 14 (36.84%) SharePoint
10 13 (34.21%) .NET
10 13 (34.21%) Oracle Database 10g
10 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (34.21%) Oracle Database
11 12 (31.58%) C#
11 12 (31.58%) XSLT
12 10 (26.32%) SAN
13 9 (23.68%) ITIL
14 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
14 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
14 8 (21.05%) WCF
14 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (21.05%) MVC
14 8 (21.05%) VMware
14 8 (21.05%) Clustering
15 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Enterprise Library

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 14 (36.84%) SharePoint
2 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (15.79%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (10.53%) ArcGIS
5 2 (5.26%) MS Project Server
5 2 (5.26%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) SAN
2 5 (13.16%) SMTP
3 3 (7.89%) LAN
4 2 (5.26%) DHCP
4 2 (5.26%) DNS
4 2 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (89.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (39.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (34.21%) Oracle Database
4 13 (34.21%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (5.26%) MySQL
9 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.63%) OLTP
9 1 (2.63%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.26%) Military
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) DBA
3 7 (18.42%) Administrator
4 6 (15.79%) SQL DBA
5 5 (13.16%) SQL Server DBA
5 5 (13.16%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.53%) C# Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Server Administrator
7 3 (7.89%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Server Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Applications Architect
8 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) XML
2 13 (34.21%) .NET
3 12 (31.58%) XSLT
4 8 (21.05%) WCF
5 7 (18.42%) jQuery
5 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
6 5 (13.16%) Classic ASP
6 5 (13.16%) Middleware
7 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.26%) WinForms
8 2 (5.26%) Web Services
9 1 (2.63%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (2.63%) MDX
9 1 (2.63%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.05%) Clustering
3 5 (13.16%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (76.32%) Windows
2 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) UNIX
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) ITIL
2 8 (21.05%) MVC
3 6 (15.79%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (15.79%) Network Management
3 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (13.16%) SOA
5 4 (10.53%) CRM
5 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.89%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.89%) OO
6 3 (7.89%) MODAF
7 2 (5.26%) Change Management
7 2 (5.26%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.26%) Database Security
8 1 (2.63%) Automation Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Data Analytics
8 1 (2.63%) Analytics
8 1 (2.63%) ETL
8 1 (2.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) SQL
2 12 (31.58%) C#
3 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
4 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.53%) Java
6 2 (5.26%) C
6 2 (5.26%) VB
7 1 (2.63%) VBA
7 1 (2.63%) VB6
7 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) SC Cleared
1 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.89%) MCSE
3 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) MCTS
5 1 (2.63%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) OCP
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
1 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.53%) XenDesktop
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (13.16%) ARCserve
3 2 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.63%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
2 22 (57.89%) Oracle
3 8 (21.05%) VMware
4 5 (13.16%) 3PAR
4 5 (13.16%) HP
4 5 (13.16%) CA
5 4 (10.53%) Symantec
5 4 (10.53%) ESRI
5 4 (10.53%) Citrix
5 4 (10.53%) Altiris
6 2 (5.26%) Brocade
6 2 (5.26%) EMC
6 2 (5.26%) NetApp
7 1 (2.63%) Nimsoft