The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham 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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 48 37 31
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.44% 0.28% 1.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.25% 1.41% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.58% -10.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £26.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-33.96% -15.87%
SQL Server 2005
Nottinghamshire

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 Nottingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
89 71 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 19.69% 19.94% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 32 37
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £235 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £12.50 £15.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) NetApp
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (16.67%) Migration
6 1 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) vSphere
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) JRun
6 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (16.67%) DTS
6 1 (16.67%) DHCP
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (16.67%) Dell
6 1 (16.67%) EMC

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 1 (16.67%) ColdFusion
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) JRun
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) DTS
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ColdFusion Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Support
2 1 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) arcserve
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) VMware