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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 84 97 64
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -33
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 2 8 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.49% 2.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.68% 2.25% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 5
Median daily rate £400 £290 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -9.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -35.41%
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
296 355 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.10% 21.90% 26.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 232 198
Median daily rate £410 £379 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.25% +4.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £295 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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 10 December 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) RDBMS
5 5 (45.45%) .NET
5 5 (45.45%) C#
5 5 (45.45%) XML
5 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
6 4 (36.36%) Software Architecture
6 4 (36.36%) SOLID
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 4 (36.36%) OO
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) TDD
6 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland

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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) NAS
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) RDBMS
3 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) DBA
2 2 (18.18%) SQL DBA
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Flash
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (36.36%) OO
1 4 (36.36%) Software Architecture
1 4 (36.36%) SOLID
1 4 (36.36%) TDD
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 5 (45.45%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (9.09%) Opsview
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) CommVault
3 1 (9.09%) Dell Compellent
3 1 (9.09%) Kaspersky
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Veeam
3 1 (9.09%) VMware