The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead 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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 21 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 4 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.13% 13.83% 2.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.50% 37.14% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
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£400 £325 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +44.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-32.72% +10.00%
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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 Maidenhead region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
32 35 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 25.00% 37.23% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 10
Average daily rate £338 £344 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +5.00%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (90.00%) DHCP
2 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (70.00%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (60.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (60.00%) SCCM
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (40.00%) Office 365
6 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
6 4 (40.00%) Firewall
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco
7 3 (30.00%) IBM
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 7
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (30.00%) Symantec
7 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
7 3 (30.00%) X-Windows
7 3 (30.00%) Migration

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) DHCP
1 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 7
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Network Support
3 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) X-Windows
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (30.00%) DFS Replication
3 3 (30.00%) vSphere
3 3 (30.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (30.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Dell
2 3 (30.00%) EMC
2 3 (30.00%) CA
2 3 (30.00%) Symantec
2 3 (30.00%) VMware