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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 112 110 82
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -28
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 7 14 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.37% 0.67% 1.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.07% 3.63% 7.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 13
Average daily rate £425 £293 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.09% -9.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £186 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £390 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.58% -10.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £47.83 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £26.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-33.96% -15.87%
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
338 386 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 17.77% 18.50% 20.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 206 191
Average daily rate £389 £363 £372
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% -2.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 20
Average hourly rate £46.25 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.80 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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
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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hook +8 1 - -
Basingstoke 0 1 - - 1
Portsmouth -5 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £350 -
Havant - 1 £425 - 1
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (83.33%) Windows
3 15 (62.50%) SQL
4 13 (54.17%) .NET
4 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
7 10 (41.67%) IIS
8 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
9 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (29.17%) SCCM
10 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
10 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
10 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
10 7 (29.17%) VMware
11 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
11 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
12 5 (20.83%) HTML5
12 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
12 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
12 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
12 5 (20.83%) SLA
12 5 (20.83%) Citrix
12 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (20.83%) ITIL
12 5 (20.83%) Oracle

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (41.67%) IIS
2 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (12.50%) CMS
5 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.83%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) LAN
1 3 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) Intranet
2 2 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
4 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (4.17%) Lumira
8 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (4.17%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (4.17%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (4.17%) ERwin
2 1 (4.17%) StarTeam
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Law
1 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Military
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Change Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Business Change Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Business Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) DBA
4 3 (12.50%) SQL DBA
5 2 (8.33%) Business Developer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support
5 2 (8.33%) Server Support
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) HTML5
3 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (12.50%) CSS
4 3 (12.50%) Software Packaging
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (4.17%) Ajax
6 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.17%) jQuery
6 1 (4.17%) MDX
6 1 (4.17%) Middleware
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (4.17%) WCF
6 1 (4.17%) Web Services
6 1 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) Social Network
2 3 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.17%) PKI
3 1 (4.17%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
5 3 (12.50%) Windows 2000
5 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.33%) Linux
6 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.33%) Unix
7 1 (4.17%) AIX
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) Application Packaging
3 3 (12.50%) Web Design
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.33%) MVC
4 2 (8.33%) Office Automation
4 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Coaching
5 1 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office Automation
5 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.17%) SDLC
5 1 (4.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
3 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
4 4 (16.67%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) VB
5 2 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) C
6 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) VBA
6 1 (4.17%) VBScript
6 1 (4.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 4 (16.67%) vSphere
2 4 (16.67%) XenApp
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) SCCM
2 3 (12.50%) SCOM
2 3 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (12.50%) Unicenter
3 2 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (8.33%) HP SIM
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (8.33%) SCDPM
3 2 (8.33%) SCVMM
4 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) VMware
3 5 (20.83%) Citrix
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle
4 3 (12.50%) arcserve
4 3 (12.50%) Brocade
4 3 (12.50%) CA
4 3 (12.50%) Lumension
5 2 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) iManage
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.17%) Borland
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco
6 1 (4.17%) Cognos
6 1 (4.17%) IBM
6 1 (4.17%) Juniper
6 1 (4.17%) SAP
6 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow