The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth 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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 16 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.12% - 3.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.11% - 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£170 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+53.75% -20.00%
SQL Server 2005
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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 Portsmouth region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
9 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 10.11% 16.10% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 14
Average daily rate £313 £430 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.32% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £341 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) Silverlight
5 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Open Source
5 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 3 (42.86%) C#
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) .NET
6 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) Analytics
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
6 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (28.57%) Migration
7 1 (14.29%) Scrum
7 1 (14.29%) Replication
7 1 (14.29%) VMware
7 1 (14.29%) Clustering
7 1 (14.29%) Degree
7 1 (14.29%) Adobe

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) MS Access
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) DBA
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst Programmer
1 3 (42.86%) Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 3 (42.86%) Silverlight
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Office Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 1 (14.29%) VBA
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) VMware