The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 27 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.74% 1.79% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.63% 15.38% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £150
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-57.33% +7.14%
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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 Northern Ireland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
38 13 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 27.94% 11.61% 22.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 3 19
Average daily rate £318 £398 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.12% +13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £340 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.05 £30.00 £32.30
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -7.12%

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft