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 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 55 63 52
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 23 15 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.11% 1.72% 2.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.62% 5.47% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 20
Average daily rate
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£300 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £350 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.25 -
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
239 274 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.97% 31.49% 31.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 161 240
Average daily rate £305 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £213 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £379 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £342 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.48% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 7
Average hourly rate £13.00 £37.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.33% +120.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
SQL Server 2005
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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 10 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 10 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 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (82.50%) C#
3 28 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (57.50%) .NET
5 21 (52.50%) SQL
6 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
7 18 (45.00%) Windows
8 14 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (32.50%) XML
9 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
9 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
10 12 (30.00%) HTML
10 12 (30.00%) CSS
10 12 (30.00%) Visual Studio
10 12 (30.00%) Oracle
10 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (25.00%) Star Schema
12 9 (22.50%) T-SQL
12 9 (22.50%) Finance
12 9 (22.50%) WCF
12 9 (22.50%) Ajax
13 8 (20.00%) WinForms
13 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (20.00%) VB.NET
13 8 (20.00%) Web Services
13 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database
14 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
14 7 (17.50%) Performance Improvement

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 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 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (5.00%) LiveCycle
4 2 (5.00%) nginx
5 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) InfoPath
2 4 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (25.00%) Star Schema
6 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database
7 5 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Visual Studio
1 12 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.50%) MSTest
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Developer
4 5 (12.50%) WinForms Developer
4 5 (12.50%) BizTalk Developer
4 5 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.50%) DBA
5 3 (7.50%) Applications Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Web Applications Developer
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Applications Developer
6 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (5.00%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (57.50%) .NET
2 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
3 13 (32.50%) XML
4 12 (30.00%) HTML
4 12 (30.00%) CSS
5 9 (22.50%) Ajax
5 9 (22.50%) WCF
6 8 (20.00%) Web Services
6 8 (20.00%) WinForms
7 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
8 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (12.50%) XHTML
9 4 (10.00%) LINQ
9 4 (10.00%) jQuery
10 2 (5.00%) MDX
11 1 (2.50%) WPF
11 1 (2.50%) AppFabric
11 1 (2.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (5.00%) Open Source
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.50%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (17.50%) Performance Improvement
3 6 (15.00%) MVC
3 6 (15.00%) Scrum
4 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.00%) TDD
5 4 (10.00%) Migration
6 3 (7.50%) ETL
6 3 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.00%) V-Model
7 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.00%) DSDM
7 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.00%) Workflow
7 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 33 (82.50%) C#
2 21 (52.50%) SQL
3 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
4 9 (22.50%) T-SQL
5 8 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 5 (12.50%) VBA
7 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.00%) Java
8 2 (5.00%) Ruby
8 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Capistrano
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
1 2 (5.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.50%) OpenView
2 1 (2.50%) OVSD
2 1 (2.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Splunk
3 2 (5.00%) Adobe
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Informatica
4 1 (2.50%) Perforce
4 1 (2.50%) Xamarin
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