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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 91 94 76
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 13 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.84% 0.71% 1.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.74% 2.21% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 10
Median daily rate £325 £316 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.76% +3.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £251 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £388 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £23.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+29.34% -27.55%
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
348 452 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.52% 32.10% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 322 219
Median daily rate £395 £366 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% +14.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 7
Median hourly rate £16.09 £18.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.02% -36.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

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
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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 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 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (92.59%) SQL
3 18 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (40.74%) Windows
5 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
6 10 (37.04%) Finance
7 9 (33.33%) Change Management
7 9 (33.33%) Replication
7 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (29.63%) .NET
8 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
8 8 (29.63%) C#
8 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
8 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (29.63%) Release Management
9 7 (25.93%) SSDT
9 7 (25.93%) VB
9 7 (25.93%) VB.NET
9 7 (25.93%) ITIL
10 6 (22.22%) VBA
11 5 (18.52%) XML
11 5 (18.52%) Classic ASP
12 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
12 4 (14.81%) VMware
12 4 (14.81%) Migration
13 3 (11.11%) Firewall
13 3 (11.11%) NetApp

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 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (25.93%) SSDT
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
8 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
1 8 (29.63%) Applications Support
1 8 (29.63%) Applications Support Analyst
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
1 8 (29.63%) Support Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Database Developer
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Database Developer
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Developer
3 5 (18.52%) SSIS Developer
4 4 (14.81%) DBA
4 4 (14.81%) SQL DBA
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) Classic ASP
2 5 (18.52%) XML
3 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.11%) CSS
3 3 (11.11%) CSS3
3 3 (11.11%) HTML
3 3 (11.11%) HTML5
3 3 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.70%) Backbone.js
4 1 (3.70%) Ember.js
4 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.70%) LESS
4 1 (3.70%) Sass
4 1 (3.70%) WCF
4 1 (3.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Change Management
2 8 (29.63%) Release Management
2 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
3 7 (25.93%) ITIL
4 4 (14.81%) Migration
5 3 (11.11%) Change Control
5 3 (11.11%) Server Patching
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Web Development
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.70%) High Availability
7 1 (3.70%) Information Management
7 1 (3.70%) OO
7 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) C#
2 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
3 7 (25.93%) VB
3 7 (25.93%) VB.NET
4 6 (22.22%) VBA
5 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) MCITP
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix
3 3 (11.11%) HP
3 3 (11.11%) NetApp
4 2 (7.41%) iManage
4 2 (7.41%) Symantec
4 2 (7.41%) Veeam