The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server 2005 over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
England / North East
Rank - 69 49
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.78% 1.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 3.24% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Median daily rate - £280 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -42.14%

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 North East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
173 216 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.48% 23.95% 21.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 128 89
Median daily rate £385 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £9.00 £19.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.18% -15.38%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing SQL Server 2005 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in the North East

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2005 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for SQL Server 2005.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) NMock
4 3 (50.00%) WiX
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (50.00%) Validation
4 3 (50.00%) MSI
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (50.00%) ETL
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) NetApp
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) MVC

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Power BI
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MSI
1 3 (50.00%) NMock
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (50.00%) WiX
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Development Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Development Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Business Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) FlexPod
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) HP