The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester 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 31 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 24 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.84% - 2.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.14% - 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£275 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 - £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 - £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -46.66%
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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 Leicester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
42 57 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 25.77% 37.75% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 31 18
Average daily rate £375 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £625 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 8
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Leicester region.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Leicester region.

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) PBX
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) IPv4
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) PBX
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) IPv4
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 2 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Field Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VB6 Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Logistics
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (50.00%) Software Licensing
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) VB6
2 1 (25.00%) C#
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft