The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 63 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 3 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.41% 0.76% 1.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.70% 3.57% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
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£375 £265 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -3.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
- +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.96% +24.00%
SQL Server 2005
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
176 84 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 24.04% 21.27% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 58 71
Average daily rate £475 £365 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.13% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £420 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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
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 24 December 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon - 2 £375 - 1
Oxford -22 1 £400 - 1
Witney - - - - 1
Bicester - - - -
SQL Server 2005
South East

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) Ajax
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) Fusebox
5 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (25.00%) FastStats
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) ColdFusion
5 2 (25.00%) SPSS
5 2 (25.00%) Alterian
5 2 (25.00%) Subversion
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
5 2 (25.00%) SAS
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) ETL

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (25.00%) SAS
1 2 (25.00%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) SPSS
1 2 (25.00%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) VB.NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ColdFusion Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) Ajax
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) Fusebox
4 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Direct Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Database Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Alterian
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