The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 34 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 9 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.49% 1.99% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.68% 8.70% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Average daily rate
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£331 £248 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £330 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +26.00%
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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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
71 46 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.67% 22.89% 19.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 27 15
Average daily rate £352 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.84% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £399 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £99.10 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +519.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
3 16 (84.21%) Security Cleared
4 15 (78.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
4 15 (78.95%) C#
4 15 (78.95%) .NET
5 14 (73.68%) VB.NET
5 14 (73.68%) VBA
5 14 (73.68%) SQL
5 14 (73.68%) VBScript
5 14 (73.68%) MS Office
5 14 (73.68%) MS Excel
5 14 (73.68%) N-Tier
5 14 (73.68%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (73.68%) Service Delivery
5 14 (73.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (73.68%) Data Management
6 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
6 12 (63.16%) Web Design
6 12 (63.16%) VB
7 10 (52.63%) Web Services
7 10 (52.63%) MDX
7 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (21.05%) Clustering
8 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (21.05%) ITIL

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Applications
1 14 (73.68%) MS Office
1 14 (73.68%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) DHCP
1 4 (21.05%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (78.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (73.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Server Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) Web Services
2 10 (52.63%) MDX
3 1 (5.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) N-Tier
2 4 (21.05%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) Service Delivery
1 14 (73.68%) Data Management
2 12 (63.16%) Web Design
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) VB.NET
2 14 (73.68%) VBA
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) VBScript
3 12 (63.16%) VB
4 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
5 3 (15.79%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) Security Cleared
2 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) CA