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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 94 84 73
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 12 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.77% 1.05% 1.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.35% 3.50% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 11
Average daily rate £325 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-38.46% -23.52%
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
358 400 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.95% 29.90% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 278 222
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Average hourly rate £16.09 £19.75 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.53% -31.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £32.30 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.39% -7.71%

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
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 28 April 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (96.00%) SQL
3 16 (64.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (44.00%) Windows
6 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 9 (36.00%) C#
7 9 (36.00%) .NET
7 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
7 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (36.00%) Change Management
7 9 (36.00%) Finance
7 9 (36.00%) Replication
8 8 (32.00%) Service Delivery
8 8 (32.00%) Release Management
8 8 (32.00%) T-SQL
8 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (28.00%) SSDT
9 7 (28.00%) ITIL
9 7 (28.00%) VB
9 7 (28.00%) VB.NET
10 6 (24.00%) VBA
11 5 (20.00%) Classic ASP
11 5 (20.00%) XML
12 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
12 4 (16.00%) Migration
13 3 (12.00%) Firewall
13 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (12.00%) PowerShell

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (64.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (28.00%) SSDT
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
8 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Applications Support
2 8 (32.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Database Developer
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Database Developer
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Developer
4 5 (20.00%) DBA
4 5 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 5 (20.00%) SSIS Developer
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (4.00%) SSRS Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) Classic ASP
2 5 (20.00%) XML
3 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (8.00%) CSS
4 2 (8.00%) CSS3
4 2 (8.00%) HTML
4 2 (8.00%) HTML5
4 2 (8.00%) jQuery
4 2 (8.00%) Web Services
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Replication
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Change Management
2 8 (32.00%) Release Management
2 8 (32.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (28.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) Migration
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.00%) Change Control
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) Web Development
7 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.00%) BDD
7 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.00%) High Availability
7 1 (4.00%) Information Management
7 1 (4.00%) Patch Management
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) SOA
7 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) C#
3 8 (32.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (28.00%) VB
4 7 (28.00%) VB.NET
5 6 (24.00%) VBA
6 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) MCITP
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) VMware
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