The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk 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 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 34 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 4 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 1.36% 4.81% 1.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.76% 14.29% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 1
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£204 £288 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.13% +27.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-32.72% +10.00%
SQL Server 2005
East of England

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 Norfolk region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
41 63 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 13.95% 33.69% 21.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 20
Average daily rate £281 £325 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £363 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £21.63
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 - £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.16 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +3.27%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -18 1 £320 +6.66% 2
SQL Server 2005
East of England

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Tableau
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) MCTS
4 2 (33.33%) MCITP
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) MCTS
1 2 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Tableau