The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the North Yorkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 30 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.48% 1.66% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.38% 4.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £225 £205 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+51.78% -20.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
94 61 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 38.84% 33.70% 22.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 28 23
Average daily rate £315 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £435 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server 2005
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

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 North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
York -15 2 £225 +9.75% 5
Harrogate - - - - 3
Knaresborough - - - -
Skipton - - - -
SQL Server 2005
Yorkshire

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Migration
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (25.00%) .NET
6 2 (25.00%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) XML

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (12.50%) DTS
5 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) DBA
1 5 (62.50%) SQL DBA
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 3 (37.50%) Applications Support
4 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Administrator
4 2 (25.00%) Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Server Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Technician
5 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 1 (12.50%) Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
5 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Foglight
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp