The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton 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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 27 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 2 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 0.94% - 4.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.33% - 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Average daily rate £388 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-38.46% -23.52%
SQL Server 2005
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
60 41 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 28.30% 14.19% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 29 19
Average daily rate £405 £444 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.73% +42.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £32.30 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.39% -7.71%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Database Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) B2C
2 1 (50.00%) EPoS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) ASP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Classic ASP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) B2C
1 1 (50.00%) Database Optimisation
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS