The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 100 90 68
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -22
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 9 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.61% 0.91% 1.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.68% 2.97% 6.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 10
Median daily rate £328 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £251 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £378 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £28.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-18.58% +41.25%
SQL Server 2005
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
336 471 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.80% 30.58% 25.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 345 195
Median daily rate £400 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £16.09 £17.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.05% -39.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (91.67%) SQL
3 14 (58.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (37.50%) Finance
4 9 (37.50%) Replication
5 8 (33.33%) C#
5 8 (33.33%) .NET
5 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (29.17%) SSDT
6 7 (29.17%) Windows
7 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (25.00%) Change Management
7 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 6 (25.00%) VB
7 6 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 6 (25.00%) ITIL
7 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 5 (20.83%) XML
8 5 (20.83%) VBA
8 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
8 5 (20.83%) Release Management
9 4 (16.67%) jQuery
9 4 (16.67%) Migration
9 4 (16.67%) HTML
9 4 (16.67%) CSS
9 4 (16.67%) Classic ASP
10 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (12.50%) IIS
1 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (58.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (29.17%) SSDT
5 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
7 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Database Developer
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Database Developer
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Applications Support
3 5 (20.83%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) SSIS Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) DBA
4 4 (16.67%) SQL DBA
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) XML
3 4 (16.67%) Classic ASP
3 4 (16.67%) CSS
3 4 (16.67%) HTML
3 4 (16.67%) jQuery
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (12.50%) CSS3
4 3 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.17%) Backbone.js
5 1 (4.17%) Ember.js
5 1 (4.17%) Flash
5 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (4.17%) LESS
5 1 (4.17%) Sass
5 1 (4.17%) WCF
5 1 (4.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Replication
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Change Management
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Release Management
2 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
3 4 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Change Control
4 3 (12.50%) Server Patching
4 3 (12.50%) Web Development
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (4.17%) Content Management
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.17%) High Availability
6 1 (4.17%) Information Management
6 1 (4.17%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (25.00%) VB
3 6 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (20.83%) VBA
5 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) MCITP
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco
2 3 (12.50%) Citrix
2 3 (12.50%) HP
2 3 (12.50%) NetApp
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) iManage
3 2 (8.33%) Symantec
3 2 (8.33%) Veeam