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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 80 82 67
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 7 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.63% 1.04% 1.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.22% 5.26% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 6
Median daily rate £381 £293 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.34% -4.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £450 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
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%

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
316 285 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.57% 19.75% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 175 212
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £295 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 19 January 2017, 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 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (81.25%) SQL
4 11 (68.75%) RDBMS
4 11 (68.75%) Relational Database
5 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
5 10 (62.50%) C#
5 10 (62.50%) .NET
5 10 (62.50%) OO
6 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (56.25%) TDD
6 9 (56.25%) Software Architecture
6 9 (56.25%) SOLID
7 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
8 6 (37.50%) MVC
8 6 (37.50%) MSMQ
8 6 (37.50%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (37.50%) Entity Framework
8 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
10 4 (25.00%) XML
10 4 (25.00%) Windows
10 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (18.75%) Clustering
11 3 (18.75%) Degree
11 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (18.75%) Active Directory

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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) NAS
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (68.75%) RDBMS
3 11 (68.75%) Relational Database
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (6.25%) Back Office
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) DBA
5 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
6 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) Business Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Exchange Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Server Support
6 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
1 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (37.50%) Entity Framework
2 6 (37.50%) MSMQ
2 6 (37.50%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) OO
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Software Architecture
2 9 (56.25%) SOLID
2 9 (56.25%) TDD
3 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (37.50%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) Change Control
6 1 (6.25%) ETL
6 1 (6.25%) High Availability
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (6.25%) Opsview
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) CommVault
3 1 (6.25%) Dell Compellent
3 1 (6.25%) Kaspersky
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Veeam
3 1 (6.25%) VMware