The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 18 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 Oxfordshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 47 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 4 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.74% 0.67% 2.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.31% 3.90% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate £325 £288 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £282 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £418 £445
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
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
121 77 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.53% 17.07% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 38 90
Average daily rate £325 £339 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £284 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 9
Average hourly rate £50.00 £13.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+284.61% -25.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL Server 2005
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Oxford +7 3 £325 +13.04% 5
Thame - - - -
Witney - - - - 1
Abingdon - - - - 3
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) MDX
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) OLAP
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) OLTP
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) OLAP
5 1 (14.29%) OLTP
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) WPF Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (14.29%) MIS Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) MDX
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) DTV
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) MVVM
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Postgraduate
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
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