The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland 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 - 34 17
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 0.71% 4.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 5.00% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £188
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
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
24 40 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 20.69% 14.23% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 30 5
Average daily rate £373 £375 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £443 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server 2005
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SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland 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.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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