The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Leeds region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 50 62 49
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 28 19 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.69% 2.09% 3.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.23% 6.60% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 26
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£300 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £350 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £38.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -28.57%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
229 288 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.04% 31.75% 32.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 168 243
Average daily rate £313 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 7
Average hourly rate £14.75 £38.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.68% +126.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £37.05 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.75 £26.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
SQL Server 2005
West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Leeds region.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Leeds region.

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 42 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (78.57%) C#
4 28 (66.67%) SQL
5 21 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (42.86%) .NET
6 18 (42.86%) ASP.NET
7 17 (40.48%) XML
7 17 (40.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
9 14 (33.33%) Star Schema
9 14 (33.33%) HTML
10 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
10 13 (30.95%) CSS
10 13 (30.95%) Windows
11 11 (26.19%) T-SQL
11 11 (26.19%) Performance Improvement
12 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (23.81%) Ajax
13 9 (21.43%) Web Services
14 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
14 8 (19.05%) Visual Studio
14 8 (19.05%) .NET Framework
15 7 (16.67%) WinForms
15 7 (16.67%) XHTML
15 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
16 6 (14.29%) Oracle
16 6 (14.29%) VB.NET
16 6 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
17 5 (11.90%) SharePoint Server

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (11.90%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (4.76%) LiveCycle
4 2 (4.76%) nginx
4 2 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) InfoPath
2 5 (11.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (40.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (33.33%) Star Schema
6 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
7 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.76%) MSTest
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) Developer
2 14 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 8 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
5 5 (11.90%) WinForms Developer
5 5 (11.90%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) DBA
6 3 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (4.76%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Migration Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Database Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (42.86%) .NET
1 18 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 17 (40.48%) XML
3 14 (33.33%) HTML
4 13 (30.95%) CSS
5 10 (23.81%) Ajax
6 9 (21.43%) Web Services
7 8 (19.05%) .NET Framework
8 7 (16.67%) XHTML
8 7 (16.67%) WinForms
9 4 (9.52%) MDX
9 4 (9.52%) WCF
10 3 (7.14%) LINQ
11 2 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (4.76%) WPF
12 1 (2.38%) AppFabric
12 1 (2.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Open Source
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Phone
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.38%) Android
3 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Performance Improvement
2 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (11.90%) ETL
3 5 (11.90%) Migration
4 4 (9.52%) MVC
5 3 (7.14%) Scrum
5 3 (7.14%) TDD
6 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.76%) Workflow
6 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.76%) OO
6 2 (4.76%) DSDM
6 2 (4.76%) V-Model
6 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.38%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 33 (78.57%) C#
2 28 (66.67%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
4 11 (26.19%) T-SQL
5 6 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 5 (11.90%) VBA
7 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.76%) Java
8 2 (4.76%) Ruby
8 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Capistrano
1 2 (4.76%) Puppet
1 2 (4.76%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.38%) OpenView
2 1 (2.38%) OVSD
2 1 (2.38%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Splunk
3 2 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (2.38%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) Informatica
4 1 (2.38%) Perforce
4 1 (2.38%) Xamarin
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