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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 113 83 59
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -24
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 9 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.45% 1.08% 2.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.54% 5.52% 8.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 25
Average daily rate
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£280 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £325 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £371 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £330 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +26.00%
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
354 344 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 17.58% 19.62% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 170 201
Average daily rate £370 £353 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.81% -3.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 10
Average hourly rate £20.75 £30.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.83% +62.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £17.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £38.75 £25.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -3 1 - -
Basingstoke -9 1 - - 2
Winchester - 1 £285 - 1
Fareham - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
Southampton - - - -
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (87.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (74.19%) Windows
3 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
4 16 (51.61%) Security Cleared
5 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (45.16%) C#
5 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
7 12 (38.71%) VMware
7 12 (38.71%) .NET
7 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
7 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (35.48%) SharePoint
8 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (32.26%) ITIL
9 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
9 10 (32.26%) SQL
9 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (29.03%) SAN
10 9 (29.03%) HP
11 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
11 8 (25.81%) Citrix
11 8 (25.81%) SMTP
11 8 (25.81%) CA
11 8 (25.81%) ARCserve
11 8 (25.81%) SharePoint Server
11 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (25.81%) 3PAR

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
2 11 (35.48%) SharePoint
3 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (25.81%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (6.45%) MS Project Server
5 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.23%) LiveCycle
6 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
6 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Project
3 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) SAN
2 8 (25.81%) SMTP
3 5 (16.13%) LAN
4 2 (6.45%) DHCP
4 2 (6.45%) DNS
5 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (87.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (3.23%) MS Access
8 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (3.23%) OLAP
8 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (16.13%) Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Programmer
6 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (9.68%) DBA
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) SQL DBA
7 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Software Programmer
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Data Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (3.23%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Information Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) .NET
2 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
2 7 (22.58%) Silverlight
3 3 (9.68%) WCF
3 3 (9.68%) Web Services
4 2 (6.45%) CSS
4 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (6.45%) HTML
4 2 (6.45%) MDX
5 1 (3.23%) Classic ASP
5 1 (3.23%) XML
5 1 (3.23%) XSLT
5 1 (3.23%) Middleware
5 1 (3.23%) Ajax
5 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (22.58%) Open Source
3 6 (19.35%) Clustering
4 5 (16.13%) Replication
5 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.23%) AIX
4 1 (3.23%) Solaris
4 1 (3.23%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (19.35%) Load Balancing
4 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (16.13%) Network Management
5 4 (12.90%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) TDD
7 2 (6.45%) MVC
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) V-Model
7 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.23%) User Stories
8 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.23%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) C#
2 10 (32.26%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.68%) VBA
4 3 (9.68%) Java
4 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.45%) VB
5 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.23%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) VB6
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Security Cleared
2 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
3 7 (22.58%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) ARCserve
2 4 (12.90%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.23%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) SCOM
3 1 (3.23%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.23%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) VMware
3 9 (29.03%) HP
4 8 (25.81%) Citrix
4 8 (25.81%) CA
4 8 (25.81%) 3PAR
5 7 (22.58%) Altiris
5 7 (22.58%) Symantec
6 5 (16.13%) Oracle
7 3 (9.68%) Brocade
8 1 (3.23%) Nimsoft
8 1 (3.23%) Endeca
8 1 (3.23%) Lotus
8 1 (3.23%) Apple
8 1 (3.23%) Dell
8 1 (3.23%) Adobe