The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2005 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2005
Rank 54 54 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2005 14 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.60% 2.29% 1.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.45% 11.86% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 6
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£375 £419 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% +1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £327 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-46.66% +11.94%
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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
134 194 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.33% 19.32% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 79 62
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Average hourly rate - £30.50 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

SQL Server 2005
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SQL Server 2005 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SQL Server 2005
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server 2005 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SQL Server 2005 Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

SQL Server 2005
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

SQL Server 2005 Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

SQL Server 2005
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 26 (74.29%) .NET
4 25 (71.43%) Windows
4 25 (71.43%) SharePoint
4 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 24 (68.57%) C#
5 24 (68.57%) SQL
6 23 (65.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (62.86%) ASP.NET
7 22 (62.86%) SharePoint Server
8 21 (60.00%) Visual Studio
9 20 (57.14%) XML
9 20 (57.14%) SC Cleared
10 18 (51.43%) Web Development
10 18 (51.43%) MS Office
10 18 (51.43%) Workflow
11 17 (48.57%) T-SQL
12 16 (45.71%) OLAP
12 16 (45.71%) MS Excel
12 16 (45.71%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (42.86%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 15 (42.86%) LDAP
13 15 (42.86%) Web Services
13 15 (42.86%) DTS
14 14 (40.00%) SLA
15 13 (37.14%) .NET Framework
15 13 (37.14%) IDOL
15 13 (37.14%) Meridio
16 12 (34.29%) Document Management

SQL Server 2005
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 25 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 22 (62.86%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (8.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (5.71%) IIS
5 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.86%) ArcGIS
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (51.43%) MS Office
2 16 (45.71%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.57%) InfoPath
4 1 (2.86%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) LDAP
2 4 (11.43%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (45.71%) OLAP
2 16 (45.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (42.86%) DTS
4 13 (37.14%) IDOL
5 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (8.57%) EDRMS
8 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.86%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (60.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Developer
2 22 (62.86%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (11.43%) DBA
3 4 (11.43%) SQL DBA
4 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Architect
5 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (74.29%) .NET
2 22 (62.86%) ASP.NET
3 20 (57.14%) XML
4 15 (42.86%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 15 (42.86%) Web Services
5 13 (37.14%) .NET Framework
6 6 (17.14%) WCF
7 4 (11.43%) XSLT
8 3 (8.57%) ADO.NET
8 3 (8.57%) Ajax
8 3 (8.57%) CAML
8 3 (8.57%) WPF
8 3 (8.57%) WF
8 3 (8.57%) Silverlight
9 2 (5.71%) XSD
10 1 (2.86%) Classic ASP
10 1 (2.86%) CSS
10 1 (2.86%) HTML
10 1 (2.86%) Middleware
10 1 (2.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 23 (65.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Web Development
1 18 (51.43%) Workflow
2 12 (34.29%) Document Management
3 5 (14.29%) Migration
3 5 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 3 (8.57%) UML
4 3 (8.57%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (8.57%) OO
4 3 (8.57%) Content Management
4 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL
6 1 (2.86%) SOA
6 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.86%) Change Management
6 1 (2.86%) MVC
6 1 (2.86%) Database Security
6 1 (2.86%) Network Management
6 1 (2.86%) Change Control
6 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) C#
1 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 17 (48.57%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.57%) C
3 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) C++
5 1 (2.86%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (20.00%) MCTS
4 7 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) MCSE
6 1 (2.86%) MCSD
6 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) SCCM
1 5 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (37.14%) Meridio
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) ESRI
3 1 (2.86%) Fujitsu
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